Sunday, August 1, 2004

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Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce: 5 p.m., Tennis Masters Series Stadium, Mason. "Chamber Night at the Tennis Masters Series Western Southern Financial Group." Cost: $35 members; $70 nonmembers. Registration: (513) 579-3111 or

Cincinnati Jaycees: 7 p.m., Pleasant Ridge Community Center, 5915 Ridge Road. "Networking the Spidey Way: Casting Your Web." Free. Details: George Brunswick, (513) 779-4673 or


Golden Pond Resources Inc.: 10:30 a.m., PMC, 501 Murray Road, St. Bernard. "Using Evaporation Process Wastewater to Develop a Drinking Water Supply Alternative." Free. Registration: John Madden, (513) 791-9218.



Financial: Noon, 3805 Edwards Road, Rookwood Tower. "Fundamentals of Retirement Income Planning." Sponsored by Fidelity Investments. Free. Registration: (800) 642-6977.


Financial: Noon, Kinker-Eveleigh Building, 7750 Montgomery Road, Kenwood. "How to Position Yourself for the Demographic and Economic Trend Lines That Affect You Financially." Sponsored by Equity Analysts, LLC. Free, box lunch provided but registration required. Kevin Messer (513) 792-5404.

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