TEMPO STORIES FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2004
Paths lead to fitness
If Americans want to change the growing weight problem, experts say, it's time to start building communities that encourage physical activity. Anderson Township is leading the pack toward change.

Earthquake's comedy career shakin'
Like his stage name - "Earthquake" - would suggest, the comedy stylings of Nathaniel Stroman have been shaking up audiences and tearing the roofs off comedy clubs across the country.

CD settlement hasn't turned off listeners
Any free money is fun to spend, as we found out when we asked folks to tell us what they planned to do with the $13.86 they got for participating in a class action lawsuit. What they'll do with the money varies as much as their musical tastes.

Fine cast of 'Lockerbie' overcomes tragic script
A strong cast meets the challenges of a weak script and wins the night in The Women of Lockerbie at Ensemble Theatre, a drama about the aftermath of a terrorist act that wraps itself in the trappings of Greek tragedy without mustering the Ancients' power.

Get to it!
A guide to help make your day.
TV Best Bets
PEOPLE
Jessica Simpson knows a little something about skiing
It might surprise you, but there are some things pop star Jessica Simpson knows more about than her husband, Cincinnati-bred singer Nick Lachey.
Courtney Love lifts shirt on Dave Letterman show
A few hours after a loopy Late Show appearance in which she lifted her shirt to expose her breasts at least six times, rocker Courtney Love was arrested early Thursday for allegedly throwing a microphone stand and striking a man in the head.
Bono will be Penn's speaker
U2 lead singer Bono will be the commencement speaker at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia on May 17.

RELATIONSHIPS
Pancakes played cupid
Ken and Darlene Ussher, who live near Union, and are 76 and 61, respectively, know love can happen anywhere, anytime. During a pancake breakfast at the Florence Lions Club, for instance.


Planning enhances family vacation
Whether it's a five-star resort, two weeks sailing off the coast or a week of day trips from home base, a little planning will fill the family vacation with more pleasant memories and less stress.
On the fridge: Whats going on around the home

YOU TELL US
Join one of our new reader panels
Wanted: Folks who like to talk about themselves and aren't afraid to share details of their lives, from what's bugging them to what kinds of activities they enjoy.

Take our Foreman Final Four challenge
Send us your tastiest George Foreman Grill recipe. We'll select finalists representing University of Cincinnati, Xavier, Miami and Northern Kentucky, and host a Final Four grill-off.

Get real advice from a regular guy
Answers to your burning questions about relationships, getting ahead, life's little mysteries and the world in general - introducing "Dear Doug."

Cincinnati Entertainment
Cincinnati.Com's Freetime is your key to local entertainment!
Movie Reviews & News
Movie Guide
Movie Times
Review Archive
Video Releases
Dining Reviews
Dining Search
Video Games
Simply Cincy
Entertainment Calendar
Lottery results
Horoscopes
Book Reviews
Soap Operas
Strange News

Movies   • Dining   • Local Music   • Theater   • Arts   • Bar Scenes

SPECIAL
Special section: Legacy of the Popes
Saturday, Saint Peter and the Vatican: The Legacy of the Popes opens at Cincinnati Museum Center with 350 works from the Holy See.

Hahn S P E C I A L   R E P O R T:   E X T R E M E   C H O I C E S
Suffering children, desperate parents
Thousands of parents with severely ill children face decisions most of us cannot imagine, as cash-strapped states are slashing Medicaid and cutting off families who desperately need help. This series examines those extreme choices and the families who are making them.

Jewel of art, architecture repolished
The Taft Museum of Art is at the height of a $19 million makeover which will double the size of the museum, clean up centuries of grime and fix a few decorating disasters.
How the house changed

Readers share memories of flight
In honor of the 100th anniversary of flight, we asked readers to share their own memories of flying. Hundreds of folks did. Here are some of our favorites.
ONLINE EXTRA: More responses not included in print edition

Technology news
Our weekly guide to computers, the Web and the latest gadgets.

Women of the Year
The Enquirer honors 10 Tristaters for their service to their community. The newspaper has recognized women of distinction annually since 1968.

On the Same Page
Join this year's community reading project.