Food banks around the country say rising peanut butter prices are making it harder for them to provide one of their most-requested items this holiday season.
The increase in the cost of peanut butter and food overall has been a blow to food banks and pantries that say they're serving more clients and having a harder time getting donations because of the economy.
Peanut butter is popular at food banks because it's a kid-friendly protein source that has a long shelf life and doesn't require special storage, cooking or utensils.
Flooding could become a problem across northwest Ohio, where up to 2 inches of rain is expected to drench areas already saturated by recent rainfall.
An area that stretches from Toledo to Cleveland's western suburbs and several counties to the south will be under a flood watch from late Monday night to late Tuesday. The National Weather Service says flooding is possible along rivers and creeks and in low-lying areas.
A few rivers in the region were already approaching flood stage Monday morning.
Our latest episode features special guest Dr. Sharon Sherlock, Executive Director for Reach Out Dayton. The Reach Out Dayton clinic provides free medical care to residents of Montgomery County, Ohio who find themselves without health insurance.
Yellow Springs poet Marsha Bush recently won 2nd place in the Dayton Metro Library's Senior poetry contest with a poem called "Grandchild." Here she talks with Conrad Balliet about finding inspiration in her children and grandchildren and shares several of her award-winning poems.