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It's Movie Time
10:47 am
Thu January 29, 2009

January 30, 2009 It's Movie Time: Inkheart, Rachel Getting Married

Films reviewed: Inkheart, Rachel Getting Married

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

Kristin Dreyer Kramer is editor-in-chief of NightsAndWeekends.com.

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WCBE Newscasts
12:21 am
Thu January 29, 2009

Developing Thursday afternoon

Columbus, OH –

Stories include:

  • Grandview Heights police continue searching for suspects in death of man found along Olentangy River - :00

  • President Obama sings a newly passed legislation making it easier for workers to sue for discrimination on the job - 1:12

  • National salmonella outbreak spurs peanut manufacturer to issue one of the largest product recalls ever - 3:17

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:03 am
    Thu January 29, 2009

    Thursday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Drug cartels get most of their guns from midwestern and southern states according to Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms - :23

  • Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra reports $3.8 million operating deficit - :53

  • General Motors says its "Jobs Bank" program will end Monday - 5:37

  • Democratically controlled U.S. House approves $819 billion economic stimulus package without a single Republican vote - 6:47

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    On The Marquee
    1:27 pm
    Wed January 28, 2009

    January 30, 2009 On the Marquee

    New releases New in Town and The Uninvited, New DVDs RocknRolla, Pride and Glory, and More

    On the Marquee is a weekly podcast, highlighting the week's movie releases -- both in theaters and on DVD.

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    Movie Reviews
    3:18 pm
    Tue January 27, 2009

    I've Loved You So Long

    Set free.

    "Imprisoned angels/Set at liberty" Shakespeare's King John


    Just as Julie Christie was awarded for her unforgettable role as Alzheimer-sufferer Fiona in Away from Her, Kristin Scott Thomas in I've Loved you So Long should have been awarded for her intense portrayal of Juliette, who is returning from 15 years in prison for murder. So good is Thomas's role that it is arguably superior to Christie's.

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    Movie Reviews
    2:39 pm
    Tue January 27, 2009

    Pink Panther 2

    Martin should be red-faced.

    Ins. Jacques Clouseau: "Let me bring you up to speed... We know nothing. You are now up to speed."

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    WCBE Stories
    11:43 am
    Tue January 27, 2009

    Columbus and Franklin County residents are recycling in record numbers

    Columbus, OH – Columbus and Franklin County residents continue to recycle in record numbers according to the latest collection report from the solid waste authority of Central Ohio. SWACO spokesperson John Remy talks about the increase with WCBE's Mike Foley.

    WCBE Newscasts
    11:40 am
    Tue January 27, 2009

    Tuesday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Honda will cut production in Japan and North America by 50,000 vehicles - :53

  • Nation's new treasury secretary says the economy and the country are at a "point of maximum challenge" - 3:23

  • Columbus fire officials say they're still seraching for cause of last night's fire at a south side grocery store - 4:41

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:33 am
    Tue January 27, 2009

    School funding expert suggests controversial idea to revolutionize public education funding

    Columbus, OH – Ohioans will be listening to Governor Ted Strickland's State of the State speech on Wednesday for solutions to the economy and his proposals to reform public education. One school funding expert has an idea he says could revolutionized the system. Critics say the proposal isn't worth fighting for. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.

    Ohio Public Radio
    11:23 am
    Tue January 27, 2009

    Legislators may choose between two divisive options to fill budget gap

    Columbus, OH – If spending cuts alone are not enough to fill a projected seven billion dollar gap in the next two year state budget, legislators may have to anaswer a question they'd rather not--what's the better way to raise cash: gambling casinos or a tax hike? Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports it's a debate that has three sides.

    WCBE Newscasts
    12:23 am
    Tue January 27, 2009

    Developing Tuesday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Republican U.S. lawmakers are trying to slow a plan to expand government-funded children's health care programs - 1:19

  • Number of Ohioans infected with salmonella strain is now up to 69 - 2:35

  • Lucas County officials consider whether urge the general assembly to adopt a statewide moratorium on home foreclosures - 4:52

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    On The Marquee
    1:51 pm
    Mon January 26, 2009

    January 23, 2009 On the Marquee

    New Releases Inkheart and Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, New DVDs Igor, City of Ember, and More

    On the Marquee is a weekly podcast, highlighting the week's movie releases -- both in theaters and on DVD.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:53 am
    Mon January 26, 2009

    Monday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Ohio and other states increasingly turn to gambling to plug budget holes - 1:56

  • Test score analysis shows students attending private schools on taxpayer-funded scholarships fail without facing consequences of public school peers - 2:40

  • Youngstown State University to virtually eliminate its out-of-state tuition charge - 3:27

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 am
    Mon January 26, 2009

    Developing Monday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Federal safety official says preliminary investigation suggests the death of a monster truck show promoter in Ohio was an accident - :00

  • Two-state report report addressing traffic congestion of an Ohio River bridge between Cincinnati and Kentucky comes out tomorrow - 1:09

  • Executive Director of All Aboard Ohio approves of Governor Strickland's choice to take over head job at Ohio Department of Transporation - 1:56

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    It's Movie Time
    11:49 am
    Fri January 23, 2009

    January 23, 2009 It's Movie Time: Revolutionary Road, Gran Torino, Paul Blart: Mall Cop

    Films reviewed: Revolutionary Road, Gran Torino, Paul Blart: Mall Cop

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


    Kristin Dreyer Kramer is editor-in-chief of NightsAndWeekends.com. Read her reviews at

    NightsAndWeekends.com

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:52 am
    Fri January 23, 2009

    Developing Friday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • President Obama and congressional leaders discuss the proposed economic stimulus package - :54

  • Cleveland-area stockbroker convicted of conning clients out of millions is back in jail on charges of violating probation - 2:08

  • Two new members of the all-Democratic Columbus City Council were sworn into office last night - 3:19

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:49 am
    Fri January 23, 2009

    Friday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Research group of governors and state legislators says Ohio may receive more federal bailout than Governor Strickland has sought - :34

  • Columbus police say a man who crashed an allegedly stolen car into an Alcoholics Anonymous building had an open can of beer inside the vehicle - 3:49

  • Ohio Department of Transportation has released its plan for rebuilding the I-70/I-71 split through downtown - 6:24

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    WCBE Stories
    12:42 am
    Fri January 23, 2009

    Columbus Museum of Art shows new exhibit by William Christenberry

    Columbus, OH – The Columbus Museum of Art this week introduced a new exhibit by photographer William Christenberry. The exhibit includes sculptures, recovered objects, and photographs taken from a brownie-box camera, the first reliable and inexpensive camera produced by Eastman-Kodak. WCBE Intern Casey Best walked through the exhibit with Chief Curator Catherine Evans.

    WCBE Stories
    12:39 am
    Fri January 23, 2009

    Ohio banks face millions of dollars in losses

    Columbus, OH – Three Ohio banks are reporting millions of dollars in losses. Alison Holm reports.

    Cinema Classics
    3:07 pm
    Thu January 22, 2009

    January 22, 2009 Cinema Classics #13 Presidents

    A Cinema Classic: Presidents in Film

    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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