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As an era in public housing nears an end, what's next for City Heights?

The decision to close the housing project comes at a time when the region is in the midst of a long-term shortage of affordable housing.

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Peerro is the pipeline between high school and gainful employment

Rachel Angel developed the app to show students where they can start and where they can succeed in their careers.

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There's a plan to welcome Afghan refugees to the region

A coalition of Northern Kentucky organizations have agreed to assist refugees in finding housing, medical care, and eligible public benefits, as well as employment and legal services.

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There's good news and bad news in Kentucky's employment landscape

The good news is that Northern Kentucky has the best rate of workforce participation in the state.

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The TEDx Experience: Cincinnati Women Main Stage Event amplifies voices while fostering connections

A diverse group of guest speakers combined with local, live entertainment create a great lineup at the third annual event, held (safely) in person this year.

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Huenited works to increase diversity in the region's marketing and creative community

A partnership between Procter & Gamble and Grey Midwest is reaching out to high school and college students through scholarships, internships, mentoring, and advocacy.  

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Bellevue: A river city where the old meets the new

With four new restaurants on the way, new housing, a major riverfront development on the drawing board, and a proud history, Bellevue is remaking itself again.  

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Two firms plan to add more than 100 jobs through relocation, expansion

A branding and marketing agency is moving to Covington, and a growing logistics firm is expanding.

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'A community coming together': New emergency shelter will be more than a place to get warm

A new, expanded shelter could open in November, and be a year-round haven for those who need a bed as well as showers, laundry, and help obtaining social services.

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Helping family businesses and their workers survive

When local organizations have no one to take over, they often shut down. But one group has found a solution to that problem.

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How LaRosa’s developed its new plant-based pizzas

The popular local chain responded to requests from vegan, vegetarian, and flexitarian customers.

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Why cities matter now more than ever

As the nation becomes more diverse, and we cope with a shifting, pandemic-influenced world, issues of justice, inclusion, and equity have taken center stage. The stakes for cities that want to continue growing are high.

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The Singing Mural: CET is ME honors Dr. O’dell Owens

After postponing the more formal gala to honor Dr. O'dell Owens, CET, PBS, and Brave Berlin are presenting a more laid-back, three-day, outdoor party at the end of the month.

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What will Airport 2.0 be like? It's taking shape at CVG

Following the opening of the Amazon Air hub, more changes are expected in coming months, including a new rental car facility, more carriers, and news about high-tech research and development.

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The multifamily multiverse: The challenging and conflicting demands of creating affordable housing

As the multifamily market grows, it must also respond to the changing — and sometimes conflicting — demands of the marketplace and society.  

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Pandemic-fueled shift in buying habits leads to investment, expansion at this machine maker

R.A. Jones is planning to invest about a million dollars a year over the next five years to build its capacity at its Kenton County facility.

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These Northern Kentucky companies made the list of the fastest-growing in the U.S.

Logistics, information technology, and computer hardware were the leading business sectors for these high-growth enterprises.

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Pause and Feel the Beauty founder encourages conversation, connection

When Nora Klopp realized that her heightened anxiety during the pandemic was affecting her life, she decided to take control.  

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Come to Greater Cincinnati: Get some goetta

For anyone outside of the Cincinnati region, goetta is an unknown. But when people come to visit, they are often drawn in by our local food.  

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The Central Ohio River Business Association will celebrate its 10th anniversary on September 16th

Attendees will gather on the Purple People Bridge to hear guest speakers and see the unveiling of a plaque on the Newport Southbank Bridge.

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