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4:32 pm
Wed June 22, 2011

New Business Coming to the Upper Valley Mall

Springfield's Upper Valley Mall has struggled to survive in the past decade, but a new mega shoe store may give the shopping center a much needed boost and bring more jobs and tax revenue to the local economy.

"The store is called Encore, and the space itself is 31,500 square feet.  So it's going to be the largest shoe store in the state of Ohio," says Brenda LaBonte, manager of the Upper Valley Mall.  She says the store will bring thousands of shoppers and employ between 20 and 100 people.

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Music
2:17 pm
Wed June 22, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: We Were Animals

We Were Animals performing live at South Park Tavern

When Ed. Vs. Radio disbanded, Jason Gilmore and Nigel Verboon decided that they wanted to continue playing together, but they wanted to do something different from the pop-punk style they had been playing together for years.  This experimentation led to the creation of We Were Animals and the addition of I Died Trying's Mark on drums.  The band has released a two song demo with plans for a full album release in July.

Miami Valley StoryCorps
9:00 am
Wed June 22, 2011

Erica & Melissa Fowler

"Soapbox racing gave me so much more confidence in who I am."

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Nature
7:08 am
Tue June 21, 2011

Poor Will's Almanack: June 21 – 28, 2011

Flickr Creative Commons user Helen K

Poor Will’s Almanack for the first week of Middle Summer.

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SOCHE Talks
1:29 pm
Mon June 20, 2011

Gait and Identifying IEDs

The June 2011 installment of SOCHE TALKS featuring Kimberly Kendricks, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Central State University on Gait and Identifying IEDs.

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.

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