" Cincinnati, Ohio" – Most magicians won't divulge their secrets to anyone. But illusionist/cardsharp Joshua Jay's Amazing Book of Cards has all the information you need to learn three-card monte, spot a cheat, or host a fortune telling session. WNKU's Matt Kelley asked Jay how he could write a book without breaking the magicians' code. ( Get more information at www.joshuajay.com Joshua Jay will appear at Joseph-Beth Boksellers 7/14/10 from 4-6)
Highland Heights, KY – Sadie Ferguson of Keep Cincinnati Beautiful has a green tip of the week... check them all out at keepcincinnatibeautiful.org. Here Sadie talk about why Pepsi skipped buying Superbowl ads and why that could be good for our area.
Bellevue, KY – A Bellevue High School graduate killed last month in Afghanistan is being honored in his hometown this week. WNKU's Cheri Lawson reports that funeral services for Specialist Russell Madden will take place today.
" Highland Heights, Ky." – If you planned a holiday weekend of spelunking, you may be a little disappointed this morning. Several caves across the Eastern U.S. have been closed to protect bats! White nose syndrome is a fungal disease that attacks bats' mucous membranes and can disrupt their hibernation patterns. NKU senior Elizabeth Shelley and a team of biologists have developed a protocol to protect against the spread of the disease. Shelley explained how the disease migrates to WNKU's Matt Kelley .
" Highland Heights, Ky." – Most people think of NKU as an urban commuter school, not exactly the place you'd expect to find an award winning equestrian club. But, founder Lindsay Bosse says the team has doubled in size over the last two years. She talked to WNKU's Matt Kelley about why it's a natural fit
Cincinnati,OH – Cincinnati's Fire chief has announced he will retire at the beginning of next year. 59 year old Robert Wright has been with the fire department for 36 years, the last 12 as its chief.
Wright says the city is close to 80 square miles in size. His fire Department employs 841 firefighters and 34 civilians. The Chief is responsible for 26 fire stations and a training center. With a budget once as high as 78 million dollars, it's like managing a small corporation.
Highland Heights, KY – A new study says the nation's "best bargains" on foreclosed homes are in Ohio, and Kentucky is right behind the Buckeye state. WNKU's Cheri Lawson says Realty Trac released its very first U.S. foreclosure sales report this week. She asked Realty Trac's Darin Blomquist about the study.
Cincinnati,OH – Cincinnati's Northside neighborhood has become a destination for entertainment and shopping. Some of the business, like Northside Tavern, Melt, and "Shake it Records", have gained national attention. WNKU's Cheri Lawson reports that one of the "oldest" establishments might be considered the "nuts and bolts" of the diverse community.