Arts & Culture

Music
2:21 pm
Thu August 25, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Oh Condor

This weekend Oh Condor will perform as part of Blind Bob's 3rd anniversary celebration.  On this edition of Kaleidoscope, the band performs new songs live in the WYSO studios and speaks with Juliet Fromholt about the decision to change their name from 8 Bit Revival and plans for upcoming releases and tours.

 

Arts & Culture
12:40 pm
Thu August 25, 2011

Blind Bobs Celebrates 3 Years of Music, Food and Fun

Juliet Fromholt

This weekend Blind Bobs will celebrate 3 years of business with a weekend full of music, festivities and food.  Here Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt chats with the Mendenhall family about the starting the business and growing it over the past three years and how music has been an important part of that.

Books
12:09 pm
Mon August 22, 2011

Book Nook: Stealing Mona Lisa by Carson Morton

On August 22, 1911 the Leonardo Da Vinci masterpiece, the Mona Lisa, was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. It took a couple of years to recover the painting. It had been taken by an Italian nationalist who hoped to repatriate the painting back to Italy.

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Arts & Culture
10:36 am
Sun August 21, 2011

Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Reading: Rakesh Satyal

Continuing our series of faculty readings from this summer's Antioch Writers' Workshop, we hear from Rakesh Satyal.  Satyal is the author of Blue Boy and has been published in a variety of magazines and anthologies.  He's also an editor at HarperCollins.

In this selection Satyal reads from a new novel in progress called They Couldn't Pronounce Our Names.

Arts & Culture
8:38 am
Fri August 19, 2011

Cincinnati stadium ticket tax may miss fall ballot

Sonnett

A proposal to let voters decide whether to use a ticket tax to pay for operations at riverfront stadiums used by the Cincinnati Bengals and Reds may miss the fall ballot. 

Backers say the sales tax approved by voters to build the stadiums hasn't generated enough money to cover costs.

The Cincinnati Enquirer says Friday that no signatures supporting a vote on the tax have been turned into the county board of elections.

The deadline to put a charter amendment on the November ballot is Sept. 9.

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