Around the Miami Valley
12:45 pm
Fri May 25, 2012

What's Great in Dayton: May 25 - 31, 2012

Chris… you have any dogs???

Wilbur and Orville Wright had two ….Flyer and Scipio! On Saturday morning, 9:00 - 11:00 you will learn how these pups touched the lives of these famous brothers. It’s dog walk ranger program at Huffman Prairie Flying Field.

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11:54 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Live on Kaleidoscope: Ape the Ghost

Ape the Ghost

After Sleepybird went on hiatus and eventually disbanded, the members founded themselves continuing to play music together but with a slightly modified sound.  They eventually named this project Ape the Ghost and began performing live around the Miami Valley. 

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10:04 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Officials Post Signs on Toxic Algae at Ohio Lake

Officials have posted signs at a western Ohio state park lake to warn visitors about toxic blue-green algae.

The state Department of Natural Resources posted the first signs of the year Thursday at four beaches in Grand Lake St. Marys.

The Columbus Dispatch reports the signs warn people with weak immune systems to not swim or walk through the water. It also warns elderly and young people to stay away.

Blue-green algae are common in most lakes but grow thick in sun-warmed water that contains phosphorus.

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Statewide News
9:59 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Ohio Bills Aim to Help Ex-Offenders Find Work


Ohio lawmakers have approved measures aimed at making it easier for ex-offenders who can prove their rehabilitation to find work after prison.

The bills approved by the House and Senate Thursday would reduce current restrictions on felons for working as cosmetologists, optical dispensers, salvage-yard dealers, construction-trade workers, hearing-aid dealers and fitters and security guards.

The two chambers must reconcile certain differences in the bills before sending their proposal to Gov. John Kasich.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Conrad's Corner: May 24, 2012

Conrad Balliet reads Marsha Bush's poem, "The Client."