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He's not just clowning around: Paul Miller makes circus a serious business

The Ringling Bros.-trained performer takes community development and outreach seriously. 

Feature Story Molly Berrens and Matthew Grote of Covington-based Spotted Yeti Media created motion graphics for the Freedom Center.

Blink comes to Northern Kentucky in splashes of light and color

Covington will be one of the most densely packed zones for the art, light and culture event Blink.

Northern Kentucky Buzz Beyond the Curb's spring tour was held in Covington's Mainstrasse neighborhood.

Venture Beyond the Curb in the river city of Ludlow

A tour for fans of urban living, architecture and history buffs, interior design devotees and anyone interested in learning about one of the region's charming small towns.

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What Love Does: Grace + Grit Spa offers healing treatments for cancer warriors

Crystal Grace and Sha-Kim Smith believe that self care is health care.

Feature Story The Northern Kentucky Giving Circle met in the Impact Cowork space in Newport.

Giving Circle amplifies the impact and engagement of individual philanthropists

One doesn't need to be wealthy to give and create an impact in the community.

Northern Kentucky Buzz NKU's Institute for Health Innovation is working with Owen County residents to address the opioid epidemic.

NKU's Institute for Health Innovation reaches out to rural communities to battle an epidemic

A Northern Kentucky University initiative created a team to reach out to rural counties in need of health care and mental health services to help in the battle against the nationwide opioid epidemic. 

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The Festival of Faiths facilitates ongoing conversations among civic leaders of diverse religions

As it enters its second year, the event will continue to celebrate interfaith understanding and collaboration. 

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Diversifying real estate with new classes that let participants network with industry professionals

The Real Estate Accelerator Lab (REAL) is open to people in the industry as well as those with an entrepreneurial spirit.

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Lady Gaga funds Dayton classroom projects in wake of mass shooting

The singer is committed to spreading messages about love and unity. 

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Covington’s legendary leader, Tom Dibello

Just over 40 years after it was founded, Covington-based nonprofit The Center for Great Neighborhoods operates in a very different environment from the one in which it began. 

Northern Kentucky Buzz NKU's campus in Highland Heights, Ky.

Major gifts to help NKU students stay in school

Students with academic potential often face obstacles in completing their educations. Two major grants from Northern Kentucky business leaders aim to help.

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A pioneering survey assesses the needs of local artists

The Cincinnati Artist Report will support local creators and help arts organizations be directly responsive to their requests.   

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Long overdue recognition comes for a groundbreaking photographer

Nancy Rexroth made a quiet living capturing the rural parts of Southeastern Ohio. Now her work is about to find a permanent home at the Cincinnati Art Museum. 

Northern Kentucky Buzz Covington creative firm BLDG is expanding with the acquisition of a Cincinnati agency.

Covington creative agency acquires OTR design shop

Growing branding and design firm BLDG acquired an Over-the-Rhine creative agency.

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Kroger Health will pilot its innovative depression treatment in 500 pharmacies across five states

The retailer collaborated with Myriad Genetics to use a diagnostic test designed to personalize medications for psychotropic disorders. 

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Covington's rare opportunity to reconnect to the river

Covington has a chance to re-imagine its core, create jobs and and reconnect to the river.

Northern Kentucky Buzz The 23-acre IRS site is already attracting interest from developers.

Public can weigh in on Covington development plans

Northern Kentucky residents can voice their opinions on the early concepts for redeveloping the site of the soon-to-be-closed Internal Revenue Service Center.

Northern Kentucky Buzz The Center for great Neighborhoods sponsors the Mind Body Soul Summer Camp.

Small but mighty grants create summertime learning

Supported by two regional foundations, Summertime Kids is funding 189 projects this summer, 37 of them in Northern Kentucky.

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Anissa Lewis tells the story of coming home — and her struggle with how things have changed

After growing up in one of Covington's poorest performing school districts and going on to receive a Masters of Fine Arts from the Yale School of Art, Lewis brings her inspiring talents home to an ever-changing neighborhood.

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