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3:35 pm
Tue April 29, 2008

First Saturday in May

A Winner

"You have to do it with confidence." Michael Matz, Barbaro trainer

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Movie Reviews
9:40 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Young@Heart

Exotic Animals

It's hard not to like a large group, average age 80, singing punk, blues, and rock 'n roll with enthusiasm in the documentary Young@Heart. Be it Sonic Youth's "Schizophrenia" or Cold Play's "Fix You," these seniors are fun to watch in large part because such hip songs are out of place in any room of over 30-year olds. In reality, these old timers are not very good, barely reaching notes or staying in tune. As the saying goes, if they weren't old, they'd never be on stage.

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Ohio Public Radio
6:58 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Legislators move to scrap anti-smoking agency

Columbus, OH – Ohio's major anti-smoking agency may soon be a thing of the past. A few weeks ago, legislators and the governor announced they wanted to once again siphon money AWAY from the Tobacco Prevention Foundation. Now, they're moving to wipe out the agency altogether. Statehosue correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
12:51 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Indiana voter ID ruling draws reaction in Ohio

Columbus, OH – A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Indiana's voter identification law is being hailed as a victory by Republicans and others who back OHIO's less stringent voter i.d. law. But not everyone agrees with that interpretation. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Stories
12:44 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Public not onboard with streetcar plan yet

Columbus, OH – If the public hearing at Columbus City Council chambers concerning streetcars is any indication, Mayor Michael Coleman has a long way to go to convince residents the idea is sound. Jim Letizia reports.

WCBE Stories
12:40 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Public not onboard with streetcar plan yet

Columbus, OH – If the public hearing at Columbus City Council chambers concerning streetcars is any indication, Mayor Michael Coleman has a long way to go to convince residents the idea is sound. Jim Letizia report.

WCBE Stories
12:40 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Public not onboard with streetcar plan yet

Columbus, OH – If the public hearing at Columbus City Council chambers concerning streetcars is any indication, Mayor Michael Coleman has a long way to go to convince residents the idea is sound. Jim Letizia report.

WCBE Newscasts
12:30 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Stories developing Tuesday afternoon

Columbus, OH – Ohio Attorney General's office considers new policy on emails - Ohio health officials target raccoon rabies - Shortage of tests for students - Some fear schools could curb bus service in tight budgets - Find out about River Pride events in the region

WCBE Newscasts
12:20 am
Tue April 29, 2008

Tuesday morning's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio soldier dies during training - Educators meet in Columbus today to discuss the rising costs of text books - Top corporate polluters identified - Hilliard school board approves cuts - Ohio looking to add next of kin to driver's license info - Reds win/Indians lose

WCBE Newscasts
12:44 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Stories developing Monday afternoon

Columbus, OH – Ohio man accused of school attack plan pleads not guilty - Upper Arlington police identify two people killed in last week's car chase - Airline problems to impact Port Columbus projects, in addition to passenger activity - Worst flu season in years, health officials say - Find out about the return of the cicadas

WCBE Newscasts
12:39 am
Mon April 28, 2008

Monday morning's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Police in Genoa Township issue alert - Ohio soldier honored in Cincinnati - Court appearance for Ohioan who police say emailed plans for school attack - Ohio Supreme Court renders ruling on loud and disruptive animals case - Youngstown man pleads guilty to coordinating widespread theft ring - Process to replace Ohio House member underway - Legislators have busy agenda this week - LeBron talks about Cavs win

Movie Reviews
11:36 am
Fri April 25, 2008

Deception

Incredible

"The essence of lying is in deception, not in words." John Ruskin

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WCBE Stories
3:45 am
Fri April 25, 2008

Pulitzer photos stir emotions

Columbus, OH – A new exhibit of Pulitzer Prize winning photographs has opened at the Ohio Historical Society. Alison Holm got a sneak peek and files this report.

For more information, visit Capture The Moment

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Ohio Public Radio
3:11 am
Fri April 25, 2008

School-funding ballot attempt flops again

Columbus, OH – Once again, a coalition of Ohio school groups has failed in its effort to put a school-funding proposal onto the statewide ballot. It's the second straight year the groups haven't collected enough petition signatures to put their plan up for a vote. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:58 am
Fri April 25, 2008

Stories developing Friday afternoon

Columbus, OH – Delta and Northwest comment on merger's impact on hubs - Man tasered earlier this week dies - Minority Cancer Awareness Week highlights gaps in care - Find out about SWACO's hazardous materials collection drive - STORY CORRECTION...COTA to invest $50,000...NOT $50 million for streetcar line study

WCBE Newscasts
12:46 am
Fri April 25, 2008

Friday morning's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

20-mile car chase kills two - Union files grievance for NASA Glenn workers - Federal assistance to help cover some costs of the March snow storm - Mayor Coleman's assessment of the recent Israel trade mission - Scotts fires employee amid recall - Wells not afraid to talk about Heisman possibility

It's Movie Time
1:27 pm
Thu April 24, 2008

"It's Movie Time," April 25, 2008 On-Demand

Films reviewed: The Counterfeiters, Stop-Loss, CJ7

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

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WCBE Newscasts
11:56 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Stories developing Thursday afternoon

Columbus, OH – State lawmaker resigns - Another restaurant operator to buy Wendy's - Cincinnati's streetcar system gains approval - COTA ridership increases - Gas price hikes continue - Health officials in Kent confirm cause that left hundreds ill

Ohio Public Radio
10:27 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Are schools responsible for volunteer conduct?

Columbus, OH – If a volunteer working on an after-school program injures, abuses or molests a student, can the school district be held responsible? The Ohio Supreme Court will answer that question. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.

WCBE Newscasts
10:19 am
Thu April 24, 2008

Making news Thursday morning

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio congressman calls for full review of rape complaint filed by a Marine from Ohio who was later killed - Mount Vernon teacher to conduct own investigation - Arts in Columbus will get a short-term boost this year, but long-term funding mechanism remains a challenge - Proposal would name part of I-275 after Ohio soldier - Circleville police charge man for altercation with officer while trying to reach his dying son - EPA orders changes at Marysville-based Scotts

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