• Fri. Jun 9th, 2023

Mass Incarceration and Racial Justice virtual discussion is 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 25

By Cody Hefner Freedom Center  Communications Incarceration inflicts short- and long-term harms on the lives of those incarcerated as well…

Aftab Pureval Announces Comprehensive Affordable Housing Plan for Cincinnati

CINCINNATI — Today, Aftab Pureval released an Affordable Housing Plan – a comprehensive policy plan to ensure every Cincinnatian has…

President Biden hails Israel-Hamas cease-fire

By: Aamer Madhani and Darlene Superville | Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday hailed the cease-fire in…

Former Ohio Lawmaker Otto Beatty dies at 81

Herald Staff Report COLUMBUS – U.S. Rep. Joyce Beatty announced the death of her husband, Otto Beatty Jr., 81, on…

Val Demings to run against Marco Rubio in Senate race

By: The Associated Press & Scripps National WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Val Demings is planning to challenge Florida Sen. Marco Rubio,…

US encouraging Israel to wind down airstrikes on Gaza Strip

By: The Associated Press & Scripps National WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and administration officials have encouraged Prime Minister Benjamin…

Foundation awards $1.2 million in grants for Black, Woman-owned businesses

By Stacie Haas The Fifth Third Foundation announced the recipients of $1.2 million in grants for Black, woman-owned businesses and…

AAPI hate crime bill passed by the House

By: Sam Cohen The House of Representatives passed legislation Tuesday to increase resources for investigating hate crimes, especially those targeting the…

Thousands of Ohioans sign up for Ohio Vax-a-Million

By: Larry Seward Hundreds of thousands of Ohioans sign up Tuesday for the state’s Vax-a-Million sweepstakes, a first-of-its-kind lottery that only…

Virtual discussions explore race relations 20 years after Timothy Thomas’s death

In the wake of a year of civil unrest and demands for social justice, four Cincinnati organizations are looking back…