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3:16 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Ohio Candidate Sees Economic Plus In James' Return

Ohio's Democratic candidate for governor says LeBron James' return to Cleveland boosts more than the Cavaliers' title chances.
 
Ed FitzGerald is the chief executive of Cuyahoga County, which includes Cleveland, and was visiting Cincinnati on Friday. FitzGerald says after James left for Miami four years ago, it hit Cuyahoga County's revenues because of reduced attendance and downtown activities.
 

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Politics
3:15 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Second Federal Judge Wants Info On Lost IRS Emails

A second federal judge is ordering the IRS to provide information about lost emails by a central figure in the agency's tea party controversy.
 
U.S. District Judge Reggie B. Walton said Friday he wants to know whatever became of Lois Lerner's computer hard drive. IRS officials say Lerner's computer crashed in 2011, destroying an untold number of emails. At the time, Lerner headed the IRS division that processes applications for tax-exempt status.

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Commentary
12:15 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: July 11 - 17, 2014

The 40th Annual Ohio Mini-CANvention is a huge breweriana show for selling, buying or trading beer related items. It includes ANYTHING such as cans, signs, coasters, bottle caps, clothing, server aprons, kegs, tap knobs, bottles, labels, ...you name it! The show is Friday and Saturday at the Eintracht Singing Society.

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Music
3:18 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

New Music Update with Ghettoblaster's Dave Obenour: July 2014

Returning guest Dave Obenour joins Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in studio to talk about some of the artists, new and old, featured in the latest issue of Ghettoblaster Magazine, a national music and culture magazine based in part in Dayton, Ohio.

The latest issue of Ghettoblaster Magazine with Atmosphere on the cover is available now at local stores.  Find Ghettoblaster online at http://ghettoblastermagazine.com/

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Music
1:55 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

The Left Hooks Bring Gem City Dialect Volume 1 Back Home

Scott Soifer and Jordan Hampton of the Left Hooks

Dayton natives Scott Soifer and Jordan Hampton have been playing music together since they were teenagers.  Now based in Nashville and performing under the name The Left Hooks, the duo has released Gem City Dialect Volume 1.  The debut album embraces jazz, worldbeat, and rock and roll influences with nods to trip-hop and experimental music.  WYSO's Juliet Fromholt spoke with Soifer and Hampton ahead of their visit to Dayton.

The Left Hooks will perform at Blind Bob's on July 11th.

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