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Monday, February 8, 201602/08/2016

Go Red for Women

Brianne Harmon, Communications Director for the American Heart Association Central Ohio, discusses how February is American Hearth Month, and the annual Go Red for Women Campaign. Brianne gave advice living a healthy lifestyle and how to prevent a heart attack, which is the number one killer of women.

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Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

SON Ministries

Kim Emch, founder and executive director of SON Ministries, discusses the organizations English as a Second Language program for immigrant families, efforts to help new arrivals assimilate into the central Ohio Community and challenges to employment.

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Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

Crime Stoppers of Central Ohio

Kristen McKinley, president of Central Ohio Crime Stoppers, discusses the group’s history and future, and its impact on safety in Columbus.

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Wednesday, January 27, 201601/27/2016

Columbus City Schools

Dr. Dan Good, Superintendent and CEO of Columbus City Schools discusses the latest State of the District in which Dr. Good talked about how the district has improved over the last year, and new initiatives to increase retention and graduation rates. He also talked about how getting alumni involved and engaged in the community is a perfect way to tout the successes of the district.

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Wednesday, January 27, 201601/27/2016

Center for Family Safety and Healing

Karen Days, President of Theat Nationwide Children’s Hospital, talks about how the center treats victims, advocates for change and conducts research into family violence.

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Wednesday, January 13, 201601/13/2016

2016 Economic Forecast

Bill LaFayette, founder of Regionomics, shares his 2016 economic forecast for the Columbus area, including areas of growth, strengths and challenges, including his concerns about the rate of small business growth and workforce development.

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Monday, January 11, 201601/11/2016

Self-Driving Vehicles

Mike Rankin, consultant to the motor vehicle regulatory community. The former Registrar of Motor Vehicles for the State of Ohio describes the progress being made toward developing self-driving vehicles and discusses the impact on highway safety and the nation’s infrastructure.

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Monday, January 11, 201601/11/2016

Homeport

Kerrick Jackson, Instructor at Homeport on homebuyer education, and Lean Evans, Director of Home Ownership at Homeport, talk about the organization that builds everything from energy-efficient rental communities that are affordable to limited-income seniors and families, to single family homes in historic neighborhoods, to the occasional market-rate property. Homeport helps people gain access to homes that will provide the foundation for a better life.

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Monday, January 11, 201601/11/2016

Military Veterans Resource Center,

Abby Reynolds, Communications Officer with Military Veterans Resource Center, discusses how they help veterans obtain training and work-related credentials, preparing resumes, teaching interviewing skills and helping veterans find employment. Abby also talked about their upcoming “New Career Job Fair” taking place on January 14th, 2016

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Wednesday, December 30, 201512/30/2015

Battling Childhood Hunger

Erin Flynn, Sr. Vice President of Development, and Tom Saunders, Vice President of Programs for the Children’s Hunger Alliance, discuss plans for a $1.5 million grant, largest in the organization’s history, and efforts to combat children’s hunger in Ohio.

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