Sunday, November 30, 2003

News Briefs

DON'T MISS THIS: Tree-lighting features Santa

EDGEWOOD - Get a picture with Santa and a taste of the Chili Cook-off Contest at the annual tree lighting from 5:30-7 p.m. today at Presidents Park on Dudley Road. Pictures with Santa will be $2, and there will be Christmas music and refreshments.

DOWNTOWN: Cathedral displays Nativity scenes

Get a global taste of Christmas at the Cathedral of St. Peter in Chains, 325 W. Eighth St., is displaying 26 creches from around the world. The Nativity scenes are on loan from the University of Dayton's Marian Library and International Marian Research Institute. The exhibit runs through Jan. 4. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. today; Saturdays, 12:30-4 p.m.; Sundays, 12:30-5 p.m.

COVINGTON: Calendar to be unveiled at library

Check out the unveiling of the 2004 "Why I Love America" calendar at 7 p.m. Monday at the Erlanger branch of the Kenton County Public Library on 401 Kenton Lands Road. The calendar uses patriotic artwork from students in grades K-12. This year, the finalists were selected from more than 5,300 entries.

A ceremony will recognize the 13 winning students, and the 12 who received an honorable mention.

Gold lies in radioactive waste
Travelers avoiding I-270 after string of shootings
School powers tested in court
Clooney needs GOP voters
Hey, girlfriend, let's take a trip

Bethel man hears verdict Tuesday in traffic fatality
Council facing heavy load
Elementary pupils debate
Families given shelter after two separate fires
Students learn what's involved in police work
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Parents to rally outside Nativity School
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Police officer's trial has county spinning
Residents, merchants dreading bridge work
Classroom briefs
Downtown festivities stir old, new memories

Good Things Happening
Faith matters
Bronson: This grandpa still has fast hands, drive
Cincinnati 101

Thomas D. Harmon was optometrist
David Riddle, dentist who made many smile

Shelter from cold needs funds to stay open