Lisa Powell

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Happy 210th birthday, Miami! 9 things you didn’t know about the university’s history
 Miami University, known as the “Yale of the West,” was chartered by the State of Ohio on Feb. 17, 1809. For more than two centuries the school has established traditions and honored its past. Here are nine things to know about the university: A tribute to the Miami tribe. Miami University, established in 1809, is among the oldest...

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Miami University, known as the “Yale of the West,” was chartered by the State of Ohio on Feb. 17, 1809. For more than two centuries the school has established traditions and honored its past. Here are nine things to know about the university: A tribute to the Miami tribe. Miami University, established in 1809, is among the oldest...
Best of Dayton 2018: Cox Arboretum voted your favorite spot for Instagram photos
 We all know Dayton looks beautiful and there are many places to photograph, show off and share on social media.  You’ve picked the top three locations in Dayton.com’s Best of 2018 contest in the Best Spot to Take a Photo for Instagram category.  Get ready to get out and share those fabulous photos.  Cox Arboretum...

Posted: 8 days ago

We all know Dayton looks beautiful and there are many places to photograph, show off and share on social media.  You’ve picked the top three locations in Dayton.com’s Best of 2018 contest in the Best Spot to Take a Photo for Instagram category.  Get ready to get out and share those fabulous photos.  Cox Arboretum...
Dayton’s Paul Laurence Dunbar to be remembered Friday
 Admirers of one of the first nationally known African-American writers can commemorate his legacy Friday at the 30th Paul Laurence Dunbar Graveside Tribute. The annual event, held at Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, begins with a processional to the grave site of Dayton-born Dunbar, the son of former slaves. Dunbar’s father, Joshua...

Posted: 9 days ago

Admirers of one of the first nationally known African-American writers can commemorate his legacy Friday at the 30th Paul Laurence Dunbar Graveside Tribute. The annual event, held at Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, begins with a processional to the grave site of Dayton-born Dunbar, the son of former slaves. Dunbar’s father, Joshua...
Don’t forget furry true loves on Valentine’s Day. Here’s how you can help
 Our pets love us more than anyone else, so why not celebrate them on Valentine’s Day? SICSA and the Humane Society of Greater Dayton are ready to help share the love for area animals in need of a home – and let’s be truthful, nobody gives better kisses or snuggles.  A Valentine’s Day adoption special will be held...

Posted: 10 days ago

Our pets love us more than anyone else, so why not celebrate them on Valentine’s Day? SICSA and the Humane Society of Greater Dayton are ready to help share the love for area animals in need of a home – and let’s be truthful, nobody gives better kisses or snuggles.  A Valentine’s Day adoption special will be held...
PechaKucha Dayton marks 10 years with a celebration of art at 100-year-old Dayton institution
 PechaKucha Dayton is combining two celebrations Thursday night — its own 10-year anniversary and the centennial of the Dayton Art Institute.  “Arts and Anniversaries” is the theme for volume 38 of PechaKucha Dayton, which will focus on celebrating the arts in Dayton, said Shayna McConville, a co-organizer of the event...

Posted: 11 days ago

PechaKucha Dayton is combining two celebrations Thursday night — its own 10-year anniversary and the centennial of the Dayton Art Institute.  “Arts and Anniversaries” is the theme for volume 38 of PechaKucha Dayton, which will focus on celebrating the arts in Dayton, said Shayna McConville, a co-organizer of the event...