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& Co. [VIDEO] featuring Sean Suder and COVID-19's impact on zoning and regulation

Yard & Company's video series episode six features Sean Suder from Calfee Zoning discussing the pandemic's impact on city zoning and regulations.

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The rise of Nazi Germany: Part two, as told by a local Holocaust survivor

In the second part of this story, Dr. Al Miller talks about his family’s escape from Germany after Kristallnacht. Although he has shared his experience many times, he feels it is important now, as the country faces rising COVID cases, civil unrest, and the use of Nazi symbols to promote the current administration.


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Making residents’ voices heard in the West End

Seven Hills Neighborhood Houses and The Port of Greater Cincinnati are working to keep current residents from being displaced.


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A march down Dixie Highway and the making of an activist

For Chris Brown, a rising activist associated with the Black Lives Matter movement in Northern Kentucky, the priorities are getting people registered to vote, improving the diversity of city councils and school boards, and building understanding among the races.

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Staying financially healthy: Grants target businesses owned by women, vets and minorities

The Duke Energy Foundation is working with the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber and the Northern Kentucky Chamber to provide financial assistance to local women-, veteran- and minority-owned small businesses impacted by the coronavirus.

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On the journey to get ahead, Scholar House offers a hand

Extending a hand up to single parents who want to pursue their dreams is the idea behind Scholar House.

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Portraits made to fend off the sadness and loss of a crisis

Tina Gutierrez created a “wearable art” portrait series to help herself — and others — overcome feelings of loss and sadness.


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Community support provides relief for homeless families

Instead of staying in communal shelters, people in need were moved to hotels until the “shelter in place” order was lifted.


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United Way of Greater Cincinnati announces Black Empowerment Works grantees

Since it's start in 2017, volunteer leaders from the African American community have crafted and nurtured an intricate support system.

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Service quickly shifts focus from poverty reduction to basic needs support

The Covid-19 Regional Response Fund helped Santa Maria Community Services change the way they help families during coronavirus.


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& Co. [VIDEO] featuring Tommy Pacello re: district management

Yard & Company's video series focuses on COVID-19 and the impact on cities. Episode four features Memphis Medical District's, Tommy Pacello speaking about the future of outdoor living to the power of the front porch.

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'Our voices are crying out, saying enough is enough.'

The head of the Northern Kentucky NAACP talks in an exclusive interview about the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for the movements pushing for change in community policing.

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The rise of Nazi Germany: Part one, as told by a local Holocaust survivor

In this two-part series, Dr. Al Miller talks about being a child in Berlin during the 1930s. He shares his story as the country is experiencing civil unrest due to police brutality against people of color, and because nearly 50% of people in the United States only have the vaguest notion that the Holocaust happened, and many have never heard of it.

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On the Ground: A history of the West End's African American community

Current, longtime residents reflect on the Cincinnati neighborhood’s heyday in the 1940s and 50s. That sense of community lives on despite a variety of challenges.


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Closing the digital gap for Northern Kentucky students

United Way of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati Bell and other organizations will provide access to low-cost internet service to more than 1,000 Northern Kentucky families in time for the 2020-21 school year.

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ArtsWave’s Mindful Music Moments extends its season

Now more than ever, we need chill music and meditation designed to help us stay calm, safe, and sane.


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An intersection of allies: Black Pride will host its first all-virtual celebration

Many communities have cancelled Pride events in June. But the history of the movement — combined with current civil unrest — hasn’t slowed activists down.


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Women Helping Women phone support becomes a critical intervention and prevention tool

The COVID-19 Regional Relief Fund helped them adapt to new technology that assists survivors of domestic violence by meeting them virtually in isolation.


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Rare disease foundation helps families during COVID-19

The International Rett Syndrome Foundation supports families of children with this rare neurological disorder. The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound impact on this vulnerable population.


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DHL Express will add 400 new jobs in the United States

About 150 of those jobs will be at the company’s hub at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

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