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1:53 pm
Fri February 19, 2010

February 19, 2010 It's Movie Time: Shutter Island, Oscar Nominated Shorts

Films reviewed: Shutter Island, Oscar Nominated Shorts


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

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WCBE Newscasts
1:11 pm
Fri February 19, 2010

Failure to get tenure may have been factor in case of University of Alabama professor accused of killing, and Ohio woman says affair with physician charged in his wife's death was not motive for murder. This and more in Friday's noon newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Failure to get tenure may have been factor in case of University of Alabama professor accused of killing. :00

  • Ohio woman says affair with physician charged in his wife's death was not motive for murder. :49

  • Ohio University flying green flag on administration building in honor of student who died Wednesday. 1:29

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:37 am
    Fri February 19, 2010

    Farmers in Ohio and other states want to plant millions of acres of grass to generate electricity, and proposed passenger rail project that would connect major Ohio cities is still subject to controversy. This and more in Friday's morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Small plane crashed in wooded area last night as pilot tried to land at Ohio University airport. :00

  • Circleville police identify the two officers who shot and killed attempted robber Tuesday. :18

  • Farmers in Ohio and other states want to plant millions of acres of grass to generate electricity. :54

  • Columbus pizza delivery driver shot and wounded last night in robbery on the north side. 4:40

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    On The Marquee
    10:47 am
    Fri February 19, 2010

    February 21, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Shutter Island and 35 Shots of Rum, New DVDs Law Abiding Citizen and Good Hair, 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
    4:46 pm
    Thu February 18, 2010

    Ohio railcar company that would build trains for high-speed network gets a billionaire investor, and Gov. Strickland expected to sign bill requiring Ohio to use more products from renewable sources. This and more in Thursday's afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio-based railcar company that would build trains for high-speed rail network gets a billionaire investor. :00

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency head came to Columbus to celebrate Ohio's water projects. :43

  • Gov. Strickland expected to sign bill requiring state to use more products made from renewable sources. 3:13

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:38 pm
    Thu February 18, 2010

    Republican front runner for U.S. Senate nomination has clear shot as challenger drops out.

    Columbus, OH – Rob Portman, the front runner for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, appears to have a clear shot now that his little-known challenger is dropping out. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:34 pm
    Thu February 18, 2010

    Ohio University freshman died from bacterial meningitis in Columbus hospital last night, and a U.S. District Court strikes down Ohio law requiring former legislators to wait a year before lobbying. These stories and more in Thursday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OHq – Stories include:

  • Columbus police identify victims of murder-suicide discovered on the north side this morning. :00

  • Ohio University freshman died from bacterial meningitis in Columbus hospital last night. :26

  • Republican State Representative Josh Mandel has filed petition to run for Ohio Treasurer. 1:13

  • Today is filing deadline for former Ohio Congressman Jim Trafficant to run for congress again. 1:57

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    On The Marquee
    12:21 pm
    Thu February 18, 2010

    February 21, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Shutter Island and 35 Shots of Rum, New DVDs Law Abiding Citizen and Good Hair, 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.

    For more updates and reviews, become a fan on Facebook.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:59 am
    Thu February 18, 2010

    Ohio's top elections official questions how group seeking slot machine referendum raised $1.5 million.

    Columbus, OH – Ohio's top elections official wants to know how a group seeking a referendum on a slot machine law raised more than $1.5 million. Statehouse Correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:58 am
    Thu February 18, 2010

    Split may be brewing in the Democratic Party similar to Tea Party faction in the GOP.

    Columbus, OH – The split among conservatives in the Republican Party has been well documented, as people who lean to the right continue to consider the Tea Party as an alternative to the GOP. But there may be a similar split brewing in the Democratic Party. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:54 am
    Thu February 18, 2010

    Ohio Senate investigating why a drug sting at the Governor's office was called off, and a split may be brewing in the Democratic party similar to Tea Party split in the GOP. This and more in Thursday's morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Man shot and killed Tuesday by law enforcement was wanted in series of robberies. :00

  • Ohio Senate investigating why a drug sting at the Governor's office was called off. :31

  • Split may be brewing in the Democratic party similar to Tea Party split in the GOP. 1:07

  • Former Knox County Republican party treasurer will be sentenced in March. 5:19

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    Cinema Classics
    9:20 am
    Thu February 18, 2010

    February 18, 2010 Cinema Classics:Great Film Quotes

    Jack Nicholson

    A Cinema Classic: Great Film Quotes

    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
    1:02 pm
    Wed February 17, 2010

    More federal stimulus dollars are coming to Ohio - and students reach compromise with school to publish newspaper again. Those stories and more in this newscast

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Federal stimulus dollars for Ohio :00

  • Cleveland transit agency to cut more workers :49

  • AEP seeks bids for blended coal and biomass fuel 1:27

  • Students reach compromise to publish high school newspaper again 3:33

  • Philanthropic foundations expect financial stability this year 5:00

  • Lowe's partners with Cleveland Clinic 5:53
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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:44 pm
    Wed February 17, 2010

    School districts exceed or approach calamity day allotment and the state supreme court considers case involving deadlines for filing sexual abuse claims. Those stories and more in this newscast

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Florida executes man for killing Columbus native :00

  • Schools and calamity days :50

  • Another Ohio hospital system will no longer hire smokers 2:25

  • Ohio Supreme Court case on child abuse filing deadline 3:25

  • State office filing deadline nears 4:13
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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:29 pm
    Mon February 15, 2010

    Owner of farm where malnourished horses were rescued pleads not guilty to animal cruelty--and--Ohio charities receive millions of dollars with little government oversight, plus more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Owner of farm where malnourished horses were rescued pleads not guilty to animal cruelty :00

  • Ohio charities receive millions of dollars with little government oversight :35

  • Lawmakers plan to get back to work after snow storm 1:11

  • Ohio Democratic Party to race without a candidate from Cleveland area for first time in 70 years 2:27

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    On The Marquee
    3:35 pm
    Fri February 12, 2010

    On the Marquee in Columbus This Week

    On the Marquee is taking a break this week, but Kristin and John will be back next week to report on the latest theatrical and video releases. In the meantime, here's what's playing in Columbus this weekend:

    In Wide Release This Week:

    Valentine's Day

    The Wolfman

    Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

    Also Opening in Columbus:

    La Danse (Drexel)

    A Town Called Panic (Gateway)

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    It's Movie Time
    1:44 pm
    Fri February 12, 2010

    February 12, 2010 It's Movie Time: EyeSoda.com

    Gig Morton as Conrad Lead-Bottom

    Films reviewed: EyeSoda.com

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

    Listen to On the Marquee, our weekly broadcast about new releases on the screen and DVD: Sundays at 9:01 AM or on demand at WCBE.org

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:35 pm
    Fri February 12, 2010

    Cleveland man charged with causing vacant home explosion also faces burglary charges, and alleged backroom deals prompt Cuyahoga County voters to change county government structure. These stories and more in Friday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Cleveland man charged with causing vacant home explosion also faces burglary charges. :00

  • Judge orders two men charged in fire death of Franklinton man to be held without bond. :35

  • FBI Agents search Dayton home of Southern Christian Leadership Conference Chair. 1:03

  • Alleged backroom deals prompt Cuyahoga County voters to change government structure. 1:37

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:39 am
    Fri February 12, 2010

    State Fire Marshal says 3-year-old boy was killed Thursday in Heath mobile home fire, and Columbus police and victim's family ask for help solving case of murdered minister. This and more in Friday's morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • State Fire Marshal says 3-year-old boy was killed Thursday in Heath mobile home fire. :00

  • Two hospitalized after house fire in Adelphi, Fire Marshall says cause is suspicious. :20

  • Columbus police and victim's family ask for help solving case of murdered minister. :46

  • Lucas County Woman indicted for hitting and killing highschooler getting on school bus. 1:18

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