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An Over-100-Year-Old Newport Event Venue Wasn't Supposed to Be a Venue at All

Do you want your big day held in a traditional space you’ve seen 100 times, or are you looking for something with an industrial aesthetic that also has an abundance of historic treasures from floor to ceiling? And by big day, I mean wedding, birthday party, 10-year high school reunion, or whatever e

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Man Who Posed in Newport as Missing Illinois Boy Indicted

An Ohio man who pretended to be a missing Illinois boy was indicted by a grand jury with charges related to making false statements to federal agents and aggravated identity theft.

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Longtime Fort Mitchell firefighter loses battle with cancer Friday

FORT MITCHELL, Ky. — Gerald Bogenschutz became a volunteer firefighter 51 years ago, spending the majority of his career with the Fort Mitchell fire department. Friday morning, after a battle with cancer, Bogenschutz passed away at age 78.

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Sub Station II to Donate Sandwiches to Parish Kitchen, Hosea House

Sub Station II in Fort Wright is celebrating National Pay It Forward Day by donating sandwiches to Parish Kitchen in Covington and Henry Hosea House in Newport. The annual day of good deeds is set for April 28.

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Pedestrian hit on I-71/75 in northern Kentucky causes major traffic problems

FLORENCE, Ky. (WKYT) - A serious crash on Interstate 71/75 in northern Kentucky has shut down all lanes of traffic. Traffic managers are reporting the collision, which involved a vehicle and a pedestrian, happened Friday afternoon near the Burlington Pike exit in Boone County.

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Tin Roof employee was Good Samaritan hurt helping crash victim still in ICU

CINCINNATI — It started with a car accident Friday morning , and eventually unfolded in a series of events that led to a Good Samaritan being injured, and two vehicles colliding.

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2 arrested, charged with murder in fatal Northside area shooting

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man and a woman have been arrested and charged with murder in a fatal Northside area shooting. Officers were called to the 4400 block of Ammon Ave. around 1 a.m. on Feb. 16 for a report of a shooting. First responders located the victim, but he had succumbed to his injurie

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Hear Cincinnati: Lawsuit claims the prison staff allowed black inmates to be stabbed because of race

This week on Hear Cincinnati, host Brian Niesz is joined by community reporter Lucy May, podcaster Scott Kyser and senior manager of enterprise and investigative reporting Meghan Wesley to discuss new developments for Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority, the Cincinnati Bengals returning to Lon

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Man pinned between two cars in freak accident

CINCINNATI — A man is lucky to be alive after being pinned between two cars on a steep hill along Ravine Street. Bill Johnson was taking a walk when he saw the chaotic scene.

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Man accused of impersonating Timmothy Pitzen pleads not guilty

CINCINNATI — The Medina, Ohio, man accused of impersonating a missing Illinois child was back in federal court Friday afternoon. Brian Michael Rini, 23, entered a plea of not guilty to new charges from a federal grand jury.

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Police: East Price Hill man filmed girl in Old Navy dressing room, had 10,000 images of child porn

NORWOOD, Ohio — A man is accused of filming a young girl in the changing room of the Old Navy in Rookwood Commons and having more than 10,000 pornographic images on his personal devices.

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Caught on camera: men steal $1,000 in merchandise from Hobby Lobby

Police are looking for two men accused of taking hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise every time they visit a Hobby Lobby in Springdale. It's happened four times in a matter of months.

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Wrongly jailed woman with same name says tire was flat when she got back to her car

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Aberdeen police say James Beckett, Jr. and Ashley Foster are wanted for trafficking heroin. They’ve been missing since April 1. But it was another Ashley Foster who ended up spending seven days in jail and had her kids taken away. She was reunited with her kids first thing F

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On Easter weekend, nation's atheists flood Cincinnati for convention

CINCINNATI — On Easter weekend, the nation's atheists have converged on Cincinnati. More than 800 atheists have gathered in the Queen City for the 2019 American Atheists National Convention.

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Renting in Cincinnati: What will $1,200 get you?

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Cincinnati?. We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down a rental in Cincinnati if you've got a budget of $1,200/month.

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One big mistake? After week in jail, Ohio woman let go with all charges dropped

CINCINNATI, OH (WOIO) - Ashley Foster is just happy to be out of jail. She was arrested this past Thursday in the Target parking lot on Beechmont, only to be let go a week later and told all of her charges had been dropped.

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Mom charged with child endangering for buying heroin, overdosing with 10-year-old in backseat

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A mother was charged with child endangering for bringing her 10-year-old along to purchase heroin, police said. Samantha Bronson is accused of taking her daughter with her to buy heroin and overdosing in her vehicle with the 10-year-old in the backseat.

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Crash again highlights one of Butler County’s trouble intersections, but a fix is coming

BUTLER COUNTY — It’s the sort of list Wayne Township Trustee Mike Truster is happy to be off. For decades, an intersection in his rural Butler County community was among the most dangerous in the area, and at one state transportation officials said it was the fifth most hazardous in Ohio. — Truster

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Hello Kitty Cafe Truck coming to Cincinnati

CINCINNATI — Everyone's favorite all-pink cafe on wheels is heading to the Cincinnati area. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is road-tripping from coast to coast. It will be coming to Cincinnati on May 25. Exact times and location have yet to be announced.

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Explore the 5 top spots in Cincinnati's Pendleton neighborhood

Looking to uncover all that Pendleton has to offer? Get to know this Cincinnati neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a burger bar to a brewpub. Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Pendleton, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to pro

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