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2:17 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

A Celebration of Art and Music at the Yellow Cab's Dayton Is For Lovers

On Friday, February 14th, the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton will host Dayton Is For Lovers, a Valentine's Day dance.  The event features music from Lost on Iddings, Jah Soul and DJ Jay Madewell as well as an art show, a special Valentine's themed photobooth from Jennifer Clark and more.  Clark and members of Lost on Iddings and Jah Soul visited the WYSO studios for an acoustic performance and talked about Dayton Is For Lovers and the upcoming Side Show at the Yellow Cab.

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Music
1:20 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

The Great Wide Open Live on Kaleidsocope

The Great Wide Open

Jake Sims, Travis Runyon and Jon Sims began playing together on the back porch, eventually starting to perform live for audiences, and The Great Wide Open was born.  The trio visited the WYSO studios to perform live and talked about the development of their sound, the importance of folk music and more.

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Commentary
12:20 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: February 14 - 20, 2014

The 2012 Adventure Summit.

Diversity in Dance: where romance transforms into tragedy in Butterfly Suite and Reflections is a neoclassical, pure dance ballet with Tchaikovsky. Neal Gittleman conducts the Dayton Philharmonic during this ballet. Now - Sunday.

Plan an outdoor adventure. Participate in competitions. Hear from some of the world's best adventurers. Try new activities. This is just some of what visitors will experience during the biennial Adventure Summit on Friday and Saturday at Wright State’s Student Union

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Politics
6:31 am
Fri February 14, 2014

Lawmaker Agrees To Give Up Powerful Chairmanship After Charges

State Rep. Peter Beck (R-Mason)

The speaker of the Ohio House says a southwest Ohio lawmaker has agreed to give up his powerful committee chairmanship after a new indictment.

Speaker William Batchelder, a Republican from Medina, says Republican Rep. Pete Beck will relinquish chairmanship of the House Ways and Means Committee.

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Around the Miami Valley
6:19 am
Fri February 14, 2014

US Senator Portman To Lead Trafficking Forum In Dayton

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.

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