It’s estimated that more than 1,000 in Ohio are victims of sex-trafficking each year. 300,000 children nationwide are considered to be at high risk. Those numbers are galvanizing politicians, police agencies and other organizations to raise awareness about the war on human trafficking.
We are wrapping up January and lots of things are going on.
The 100-member University of Michigan Men’s Glee Club will present a concert of classical and contemporary choral works at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, in downtown Dayton, on Saturday, at 7:00 p.m.
The Savor Your Sunday is a series of musical brunches benefiting Stivers School for the Arts. Each Sunday in February a different group of Stivers artists will entertain you as you dine at the fabulous Coco's Bistro.
When Jude Whelley walks her dog in her front yard in Harrison Township, she often detects a syrupy-sweet smell, particularly on moist, foggy nights. Jude has lived in this neighborhood since 1985, and while the generally accepted wisdom is that the smell comes from the nearby Cargill factory, for years she's wondered "does [the smell] depend on what they’re making? Or does it depend on the weather? Is it dangerous, or is it just unpleasantly sweet?"
Well it’s cold right now and lot’s of things are going on.
The Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra will travel to the Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, on Sunday at 5 pm. The concert will combine the DPO with the host church choir and soloists for an uplifting experience. The concerts are free and open to the public.