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4:41 pm
Fri January 20, 2012

What's Great in Dayton: January 20 - 26, 2011

Derrick Gardner will perform Saturday at Stivers School for the Arts.
Photo by by John Broughton

Do you have any CD’s of Franki Valli and the 4 Seasons? Right now at the Schuster the Broadway show is all about them It’s called the Jersey Boys and it’s a WOW! Great production….great cast…. and everyone in my
era remembers all the tunes.

And talking about music, on Saturday at the Stivers High School, they will be having one of America's finest jazz trumpeters, Derrick Gardner. This is a fundraiser so the Stivers High School Jazz Orchestra can go to New York City for national competition.

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Antioch College
4:27 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

Antioch College Offers Free Tuition To Students For Next Three Years

The Antioch Board of Trustees announced Tuesday that college will extend full tuition scholarships to the first four classes of students. This includes current Antioch students, and all students admitted to the college for the next three years.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:35 am
Mon January 16, 2012

WYSO Weekend: January 15, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for January 15, 2012 containing the following stories:

-Child Sex Trafficking: A Statewide Problem, by Sarah Buckingham and Community Voices producer Liz Cambron

-The latest installment of the SOCHE Talks: Making a Difference in Cynical Times: The Possibilities of Social Entrepreneurship

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Around the Miami Valley
4:19 pm
Fri January 13, 2012

Peacekeepers coming to Springfield

The city of Springfield is partnering with a national peacekeeping group that specializes in training community members on how to work with police to keep their streets safe.

Springfield is using a program called the Peacekeepers  Global Initiative to make unstable neighborhoods safer by deterring crime and violence.

Peacekeepers was founded by Columbus native Dennis Muhammad and stems from the Islamic faith. The idea is to bring in men from the community to make the streets safe for women, children and seniors.

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Around the Miami Valley
12:35 pm
Fri January 13, 2012

What's Great in Dayton: January 13 - 19, 2012

This whole weekend is the Muse Machine’s musical The Wizard of OZ.This show has all star kids all over the region with true professional Broadway coaches . They’re doing a superb show at the Victoria.

And at the Schuster there are Three Phantoms in Concert. These guys have all been leading tenors in that famous show and they will be doing all kind of Broadway tunes.  Check it out daytonphilharmonic.org

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