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Bourbon gets top billing in new NKY 'signature event'

A major new celebration for all of Northern Kentucky debuting in October aspires to be the "SXSW for bourbon."

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Northern Kentucky natives create a nation of Elks

In the late 1800s, two men from Kentucky united to form the first fraternal organization for African-Americans.

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Greater Cincinnati Foundation grants support learning programs for at-risk kids

Thanks to Supporting Educational Success, 22 local organizations will be able to fund programs that improve both learning and health.

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New 'Edition': A Q&A with new WVXU host Michael Monks

Change will be on the air on Feb. 4, when WVXU's "Cincinnati Edition" gets a new host — River City News founder Michael Monks. Hear how he's preparing for his new platform.

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Two Ludlow venues add space, variety and flavor

It's almost showtime in Ludlow, with February's Cabin Fever Music and Arts Festival approaching and two of the city's most creative establishments adding to their repertoire.

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Tax law created hundreds of new “opportunity zones”

Developers can qualify for big breaks in certain underdeveloped and disinvested neighborhoods.

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New grant promises healthier future for innovations

Major new funding was awarded to Northern Kentucky for health innovation from the Department of Commerce. What will it mean in the long run?

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A call for artists: innovative installation proposals wanted for BLINK 2019

ArtWorks seeks unique proposals for visually compelling, fun sculptures with unique design, color, and scale elements.

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CVG accelerates (again) into 2019

Ahead of schedule, CVG nearly reached its 2021 passenger goal with continued strong growth in 2018. The goal has now been bumped up, and that's not the only change taking place at one of the region's biggest economic hubs.

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Local accelerator for data-driven startups hosts seventh Demo Day

UpTech invites local and national talent to a community event designed to help them receive funding and publicity.

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The day I left my car at home

One writer's cross-river adventure using both old and new public transportation

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All in the family: two generations of restaurateurs run NKY eateries

The Wainscotts keep business in the family and Southern charm on the table at Greyhound Tavern.

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GCF ‘Giving Circle’ supports NKY's new pathways to college, workforce

A Greater Cincinnati Foundation Giving Circle promoted educational access and workforce development across NKY.

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Kentucky-area Walgreens will offer Kroger meal kits

Busy consumers will soon have access to one-stop grocery shopping at area drug stores.

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Welcome [back] to NKY thrives

Seasoned and emerging talent alike are rejuvenating economic and community development in NKY providing countless stories of transformation. Which is where NKY thrives comes [back] in.

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Caution: Drone inspection ahead on the Big Mac Bridge

Using the latest technology, engineering firm Michael Baker International and the KYTC saved time and money while increasing safety during a recent transportation assessment.

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NKU program lauded as one of top five centers for venture creation

Success at Northern Kentucky University's entrepreneurial center garners national attention.

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Ten regional nonprofits benefit from $50,000 in funding

Winners of the first annual NKY Funders’ Grants mini-competition were announced on Nov. 20th.


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STEPS to success

The Brighton Center and United Way battle long-term poverty with a holistic approach.

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Margaret Garner: the mystery behind the murder

One slave's story of escape, recapture, and the chances she took to save her family

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