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1:37 pm
Thu July 23, 2009

July 23,2009 Cinema Classics: CAPA Movie Series 2009

A Cinema Classic: CAPA Movie Series 2009

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
1:13 pm
Thu July 23, 2009

Dayton toddler handgun victim; sportscaster sues for tax deduction; Case Western helps build deepest laboratory -- these stories and more in this Thursday afternoon news.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:
Dayton toddler latest handgun victim


  • Family sues church-run treatment center in death

  • Sportscaster sues for tax deduction
  • 1:07

  • Case Western helps build deepest laboratory
  • 1:51

  • Longer school year plan to be revisited
  • 2:47

  • Foresters re-introduce resistant chestnut and elm trees
  • 4:07

  • Cooler than average July temps
  • 5:15

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:26 pm
    Wed July 22, 2009

    PA man charged in bomb scare; tourism department gets unexpected boost, new voting machines approved -- these stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • PA man charged in bomb scare

  • Avon to cut jobs
  • :31
    Federal loans for efficient Brook park engines

    1:00

  • Non-profits aid job seekers
  • 1:39

  • Tourism department gets unexpected boost
  • 2:20

  • New voting machines approved
  • 4:12
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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 pm
    Wed July 22, 2009

    Richland County grand jury indicts Mansfield man for mishandling thousands of investors' dollars--and--Ohio judge orders new trial for man found guilty of drowning wife in a bathtub, plus more in this afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Hilliard man pleads guilty to child pornography after hundreds of pictures found - 1:16

  • Former U.S. senator Mike Dewine says he would be a nonpartisan attorney general - 2:20

  • Columbus campus of National College celebrates its grand opening today - 3:41

  • Talks on sale of Proctor & Gamble's pharmaceutical business are reportedly advancing - 5:04

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:49 am
    Wed July 22, 2009

    Former U.S. senator Mike Dewine may become a candidate for Ohio attorney general position--and--historic Ohio restaurant declines any taxpayer help with expensive renovations, plus more in this morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • President Obama may announce Ohio's newest federal judge - 1:25

  • Foreign companies try to cash in on Obama administration's plan to pump billions into U.S. rail system - 2:35

  • Three people face felony charges for failing to prevent a girl from rat bites - 5:03

  • Ohio Historical Society among agencies taking big hits in the new state budget - 6:24

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    Listener Requests
    3:10 pm
    Tue July 21, 2009

    Chico Escuela Station ID

    Columbus, OH – Garrett Morris visited WCBE and was kind enough to bring an old friend out of retirement. Enjoy!

    WCBE Stories
    3:00 pm
    Tue July 21, 2009

    Garrett Morris at Shadowbox

    Shadowbox's Katy Psenicka and Garrett Morris at WCBE

    Columbus, OH – One of the original cast members of Saturday Night Live spends the next couple days in Columbus for a comedy festival put on by Shadowbox. Garrett Morris will be a judge tonight and a performer tomorrow night at Shadowbox's first sketch comedy festival, which features six groups including two from Ohio. In a conversation with Mike Foley, Morris says he became involved with Shadowbox a few years ago.

    For more information visit Shawdowbox

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:40 pm
    Tue July 21, 2009

    Ohio coroner rules 5 year-old boy died from self-inflicted gunshot--and--Memphis judge rejects new trial for murder convict who lived quietly for 30 years

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio elections chief is counting signatures to see whether casino proposal will make ballot - 1:24

  • Tuition freeze at public universities ends after budget cuts- 3:37

  • Two Ohio teachers chosen for a ride in space - 4:21

  • Oktoberfest will continue after German Village restaurant steps in - 4:57

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:49 am
    Tue July 21, 2009

    Conservative group challenges Ohio's slot machine plan--and--President Obama plans to bring discussion to northeast Ohio, as Washington health care debates continue.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Historic Ohio restaurant that has served as a political campaign backdrop seeks taxpayer help with expensive renovations - 2:17

  • Governor Strickland's emergency milk labeling rule continues to be debated in court - 4:11

  • Ohio plans to execute a man who took part in a Christmas killing spree - 5:56

  • Students at career colleges take a hrader hit under new two-year budget than state colleges - 7:51

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    Movie Reviews
    11:12 am
    Tue July 21, 2009

    (500) Days of Summer

    It's about time . . .

    "This is not a love story. This is a story about love." Narrator

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    Listener Requests
    9:16 am
    Tue July 21, 2009

    Garrett Morris on SNL then and now

    Columbus, OH – Garrett Morris visited WCBE to talk about his role in the Shadowbox Sketch Comedy Festival. He also recalled his days as an original cast member of Saturday Night Live. We pick up the interview with his reaction to some who say he personified black sterotypes.

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    Listener Requests
    9:08 am
    Tue July 21, 2009

    Garrett Morris on recovering from drug use and a bullet that nearly paralyzed him

    Columbus, OH – Saturday Night Live original cast member Garrett Morris visited WCBE to talk about his relationship with Shadowbox and the club's first sketch comedy festival. He also discussed his drug use and the long and difficult recovery he endured after being shot in 1994.

    Movie Reviews
    1:36 pm
    Mon July 20, 2009

    Bliss

    Fresh as the Turkish breeze

    This delicately-paced story about the ironclad Turkish custom of honor killing encompasses all the restrictive practices of closed societies that grant no freedom to women and punish them for the sins of the men. Because young Meryem has been raped, she must be sent to Istanbul to be executed far from the shame at home.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:36 pm
    Mon July 20, 2009

    Man who went on Christmas killing spree in 1992 arrives for tomorrow's execution--and--seven Minneapolis-area Somali men killed in 10 month period, possibly motivated by gangs, plus more in this afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

    Father of missing Ohio soldier heartened by videos of an Idaho soldier captured in Afghanistan - 1:14

    Report from Ohio Substance Abuse Monitoring Network shows fewer Ohioans using cocaine and methamphetamine - 1:48

    City of Columbus works on legislation to track owners of vacant homes and pressure them to sell - 3:51

    State Fair expands advertising outside central Ohio to capitalize on "staycations" - 5:15

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:33 am
    Mon July 20, 2009

    Ohio teen dies after falling from a cliff at a state park, plus more in this morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • State of Ohio begins first week of operating under the new two-year budget - :42

  • Ohio Department of Natural Resources facing troubles after major budget cuts - 1:52

  • Ohio gas prices have fallen 35 cents in last month - 2:33

  • Hundreds of recreational vehicles converge at Family Motor Coach Association convention - 3:02

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    It's Movie Time
    1:26 pm
    Fri July 17, 2009

    July 17, 2009 It's Movie Time: Harry Potter, Food. Inc

    Films reviewed: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Food, Inc.

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

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:26 pm
    Fri July 17, 2009

    State lawmakers send Ohio's next operating budget to Governor Strickland--and--Ohio unemployment rate rises over 11 percent, plus more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Police say they have broken one of the largest drug rings in northeast Ohio - :45

  • Study by universal health care advocacy group says minorities are less likely to have health insurance - 1:59

  • Cincinnati's financial situation continues to worsen with revenue failing expectations - 2:57

  • Salvation Army breaks out red kettles months early across northern Ohio - 3:34

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:20 pm
    Fri July 17, 2009

    Governor denies clemncy to death row inmate; historic sites under new management; Wilmington becomes 'green enterprise zone -- these stories and more in this Friday morning news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Strickland denies clemency for death row inmate

  • Prisons chief supports legislation controlling cell phones
  • :17


  • Health care advocates decry lack of minority access
  • :52

  • 3 historic sites come under new management
  • 4:30

  • Firefighter who killed dogs is fired
  • 5:29

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    Movie Reviews
    4:07 pm
    Thu July 16, 2009

    G-Force

    Better a G-String

    G-Force should be titled C-Forced for "cute forced"?a witless, partially animated adventure about a team of talking guinea pigs working for the FBI to stop a billionaire from ruling the world with Jerry-Bruckheimer-like household appliances, currently patterned after Mr. B's transformers.

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    Cinema Classics
    4:05 pm
    Thu July 16, 2009

    July 16, 2009 Cinema Classics: Dark Comedies

    A Cinema Classic: Dark Comedies

    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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