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On The Marquee
11:19 am
Fri January 22, 2010

January 24, 2010 On the Marquee

New Releases Extraordinary Measures and Crazy Heart, New DVDs Gamer and Che, and More

On the Marquee highlights the week's movie releases?both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray. It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

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WCBE Stories
10:18 am
Fri January 22, 2010

Social Impact of Columbus Casino

Columbus, Oh – While debate continues over where a Columbus casino might be located, and what it will cost the city and the operator, human service agencies are bracing for the social costs associated with gambling. Alison Holm reports.

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Cinema Classics
4:57 pm
Thu January 21, 2010

January 21, 2010: George Clooney

A Cinema Classic: George Clooney

Cinema Classics discusses great movies then and now. From films, genres, directors, and actors to everything else in between, the hosts don't always agree, but they are always fun and informative.

Cinema Classics is regularly broadcast at 8:01 pm Thursday and 2:01 pm Saturday on WCBE 90.5 FM and streaming at WCBE.org.

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WCBE Newscasts
4:53 pm
Thu January 21, 2010

Media barred from woman's trail of her child's death until jury is seated for trial of man also charged, and National Restaurant Association predicts stabilization in 2010, but slow Ohio growth. This and more in Thursday's afternoon newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Media barred from woman's trail in her child's death until jury is seated for trial of man also charged. :00

  • New report shows poverty is on the rise in Columbus and its suburbs between 2000 and 2008. :25

  • Homeowner advocates want to create lender fee to pay counselors that challenge foreclosure filings. 1:01

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    Ohio Public Radio
    4:45 pm
    Thu January 21, 2010

    Homeowner advocates want to create lender fee to pay Ohio counselors that help challenge foreclosure filings.

    Columbus, OH – State money to pay counselors to help Ohio homeowners challenge foreclosure filings is running out. That's why homeowners and their advocates are telling legislators to find extra cash by slapping a new fee on lenders. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    Movie Reviews
    2:09 pm
    Thu January 21, 2010

    Dear John

    Unlovable

    I have to say one thing: Lasse Halstrom manages to keep a consistently lugubrious tone throughout Dear John. Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried fall in love only to be separated by his going to Afghanistan and she back to college. Let the tears begin.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:27 pm
    Thu January 21, 2010

    Backlogs cause jump in number of newly laid-off workers seeking unemployment, and new report shows poverty on the rise in Columbus and suburbs. These stories plus more in Thursday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Backlogs cause jump in number of newly laid-off workers seeking unemployment. :00

  • Brookings Institution reports poverty is on the rise in Columbus and suburbs. :34

  • Cleveland-based Keycorp's 2009 fourth-quarter losses weren't as bad as 2008. 1:22

  • Ohio Attorney General says Federal Home Loan Modification Program is underperforming. 1:49

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:39 am
    Thu January 21, 2010

    Columbus Metropolitan Club speakers address changes to casino proposal, and Columbus City Council holds second hearing tonight on proposed 2010 budget. These stories and more in Thursday's morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Columbus Metropolitan Club speakers address changes to casino proposal. :00

  • Gahanna man will serve 23 years for fatal shooting outside convenience store. 4:29

  • Chrysler bringing back one-time lobbyist as adviser to its chief executive. 4:46

  • Former Federal Trade Commission chair will be chief legal officer at Proctor & Gamble. 5:13

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    Movie Reviews
    10:39 am
    Thu January 21, 2010

    When in Rome

    Featherlight cute

    Kristen Bell is cute, and so is her romantic comedy, When in Rome. But then so is her co-star, Josh Duhamel, and even Don Johnson in his dotage is lookin' good. That's what romcoms do: They make us believe in the magic of love and the durability of beauty, both of which elude most of us eventually. This one beats bad last year's loser The Ugly Truth, but it is far from the sophistication of (500) Days of Summer.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:45 pm
    Wed January 20, 2010

    Toledo 15-year-old arrested in rape of learning disabled woman, and an Ohio judge denies new trial for man scheduled to be executed Feb 4. These stories and more in Wednesday's afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Toledo 15-year-old boy arrested in rape of learning disabled woman. :00

  • Ohio judge denies new trial for man scheduled to be executed Feb 4. :36

  • Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner has filed to run for U.S. Senate. 1:09

  • Columbus School Board members get first look at Linden-McKinley Academy. 2:08
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    Ohio Public Radio
    4:42 pm
    Wed January 20, 2010

    Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner files to run for U.S. Senate.

    Columbus, OH – After months of speculation about whether it would actually happen, Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner has filed to run for U.S. Senate. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Wed January 20, 2010

    Not enough doctors and dentists checking prescription drug database before prescribing painkillers, and changes to Ohio's open enrollment health insurance program helps those with pre-existing conditions. This and more in Wednesday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Not enough doctors and dentists checking prescription drug database before prescribing painkillers. :00

  • Changes to Ohio's open enrollment health insurance program helps those with pre-existing conditions. :48

  • Giant Eagle supermarket chain recalls frozen hashbrowns due to possible bacteria contamination. 1:31

  • Agricultural schools see enrollment spike, despite declining number of U.S. farms. 2:11

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:16 pm
    Wed January 20, 2010

    Ohioans will vote on changing Columbus casino location.

    Columbus, OH – In May, Ohio voters will be asked whether they want to change the state constitutional amendment authorizing four casinos that they okayed in November. It's to make official a proposed change in the location of the Columbus casino from downtown to the former Delphi property on the west side. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:04 pm
    Wed January 20, 2010

    Central Ohio runaway reaches settlement to live in foster home rather than with parents, and Ohio voters will have opportunity to change state constitutional amendment to move Columbus casino location. This and more in Wednesday's morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Central Ohio runaway reaches settlement to live in foster home rather than with parents. :00

  • Ohioans will vote on changing constitutional amendment to move Columbus casino location. :41

  • Clinton County will lead future development efforts at Wilmington Air Park, former DHL home. 2:20
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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:46 pm
    Tue January 19, 2010

    Casino group considers west side site, DHL returns facility to city, blood donations drop with economy -- these stories and more in this Tuesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Casino group considers west side site

  • DHL returns Wilmington Air Park to city
  • :47

  • Recession depressing blood donations
  • 2:20

  • Lawmakers requiring schools to monitor fitness
  • 3:05

  • Despite obesity epidemic, more food wasted
  • 3:46

  • Duke Energy plans to layoff employees
  • 4:41

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:23 pm
    Tue January 19, 2010

    Ohio man drowns after falling off barge docked on Ohio River--and--jury selection begins for trial of doctor accused of killing wife with cyanide, plus more in this Tuesday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Official says Cleveland Orchestra and musician's union tentatively agree on new contract 1:10

  • Governor Strickland names former Franklin County juvenile court judge as running mate 1:48

  • Twenty-eight Ohio National Guard members deploy to help Hungarian troops train Afghan forces 2:55

  • Dupont expands Circleville Plant to manufacture films used on solar panals 3:35

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:11 pm
    Tue January 19, 2010

    State highway patrol investigates discovery of body found along I-70--and--Pleasant Township woman accidentally shot husband while cleaning shotgun, plus more in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • State highway patrol investigates discovery of body found along I-70 :00

  • Pleasant Township woman accidentally shot husband while cleaning shotgun :11

  • Sources say developer of Columbus casino chooses closed Delphi auto plant for construction :37

  • Man dressed in police-style uniform pulled over and mugged woman on I-71 1:19

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    It's Movie Time
    4:53 pm
    Fri January 15, 2010

    January 15, 2010 It's Movie Time: The Lovely Bones, A Single Man

    Films reviewed: The Lovely Bones, A Single Man

    It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including Silver Microphone, Communicator, MarCom, and LA Press Club honors.

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    On The Marquee
    1:59 pm
    Fri January 15, 2010

    January 17, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases The Book of Eli and A Single Man, New DVDs Moon and In the Loop, and More

    On the Marquee highlights the week's movie releases?both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray. It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:26 pm
    Fri January 15, 2010

    Berea police arrest man suspected of shooting at moving vehicles from his car, and President Obama and Congressional Democrats meet today for final heathcare deals. This and more in Friday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Berea police arrest man suspected of shooting at moving vehicles from his car. :00

  • Large pothole closes two of three northbound lanes on 1-75 at Middletown exit. :27

  • President Obama and Congressional Democrats meet today for final heathcare deals. :56

  • Franklin County court reverses decision on cigarette company advertisements. 3:39

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