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How a winding set of innovations formed Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
 Wright-Patterson Air Force Base was formed from Patterson and Wright fields on Jan. 13, 1948. To celebrate that anniversary, here are five things to know about the base's history. 1. The fields date back to the earliest days of flight. Wright-Patt's land includes Huffman Prairie, where Orville and Wilbur Wright continued work on their flying...

Posted: 4 days ago

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base was formed from Patterson and Wright fields on Jan. 13, 1948. To celebrate that anniversary, here are five things to know about the base's history. 1. The fields date back to the earliest days of flight. Wright-Patt's land includes Huffman Prairie, where Orville and Wilbur Wright continued work on their flying...
Happy Birthday, Beavercreek. Here are 5 things to know about its history
 The City of Beavercreek was incorporated as a city 37 years ago today, on Jan. 11, 1980. Its history stretches back much further, to the early 1800s. On its birthday, here are five things you should know about Beavercreek's growth. 1. Beavercreek Twp. was founded in 1803. The "associate judges of Greene County" met in a log house...

Posted: 6 days ago

The City of Beavercreek was incorporated as a city 37 years ago today, on Jan. 11, 1980. Its history stretches back much further, to the early 1800s. On its birthday, here are five things you should know about Beavercreek's growth. 1. Beavercreek Twp. was founded in 1803. The "associate judges of Greene County" met in a log house...
Executives will drive Dayton RTA buses if strike hits
 Executives for the Greater Dayton RTA will be among the transit authority’s backup drivers for essential operations if a strike hits Monday, according to a “strike plan” obtained by the Dayton Daily News and WHIO. Three “c-level” executives will be among the drivers, according to the documents. MORE:
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Posted: 14 days ago

Executives for the Greater Dayton RTA will be among the transit authority’s backup drivers for essential operations if a strike hits Monday, according to a “strike plan” obtained by the Dayton Daily News and WHIO. Three “c-level” executives will be among the drivers, according to the documents. MORE: ...
How often is it this hot so late in the year?
 Temperatures in the Dayton area were forecast to reach more than 80 degrees on Tuesday, the second straight day at that level. Is that common this time of year? We looked up the data. The latest temperatures have been at least 80 degrees since 1948 is Oct. 31, in 1950, according to data from the National Centers of Environmental Information...

3:26 PM Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

Temperatures in the Dayton area were forecast to reach more than 80 degrees on Tuesday, the second straight day at that level. Is that common this time of year? We looked up the data. The latest temperatures have been at least 80 degrees since 1948 is Oct. 31, in 1950, according to data from the National Centers of Environmental Information...
7 things you didn't know about Pete Rose's career
 Pete Rose will be inducted into the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame this weekend with a series of special events. He's known as the Hit King, but here are some things you might not have known about Rose's hitting prowess: The first of those games came in his third season, in 1965 facing the New York Mets, which included three singles and a home...

2:58 PM Wednesday, Jun. 22, 2016

Pete Rose will be inducted into the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame this weekend with a series of special events. He's known as the Hit King, but here are some things you might not have known about Rose's hitting prowess: The first of those games came in his third season, in 1965 facing the New York Mets, which included three singles and a home...
Guess who had Dayton's biggest party ever?

2:16 PM Thursday, Jun. 16, 2016

By the spring of 1909, Orville and Wilbur Wright had shown in a series of European exhibitions that powered flight was real and safe. When they returned to the United States, their hometown of Dayton threw a party like it never had, before or since. On June 17-18, 1909, the entire city stopped to celebrate the brothers in a massive outpouring...
15 reasons the Wright brothers celebration was Dayton's biggest party ever
 By the spring of 1909, Orville and Wilbur Wright had shown in a series of European exhibitions that powered flight was real and safe. When they returned to the United States, their hometown of Dayton threw a party like it never had, before or since. On June 17-18, 1909, the entire city stopped to celebrate the brothers in a massive outpouring...

2:16 PM Thursday, Jun. 16, 2016

By the spring of 1909, Orville and Wilbur Wright had shown in a series of European exhibitions that powered flight was real and safe. When they returned to the United States, their hometown of Dayton threw a party like it never had, before or since. On June 17-18, 1909, the entire city stopped to celebrate the brothers in a massive outpouring...
Meet 11 men who changed the course of area colleges

2:49 PM Monday, May. 16, 2016

The Dayton area will see significant changes to its higher education leadership in the next 14 months. Dayton, Miami, Wittenberg and Wright State will all have new presidents in place by July 1, 2017. That's an unusual amount of changeover for these influential positions. The first 118 presidents at eight four-year colleges and universities...
Where were you when these 15 damaging storms pounded Ohio?
 Damaging storms are memorable events. Here are views of the Miami Valley during 15 recent storms classified by the Ohio Insurance Institute as some of the most costly in insurance claims in recent years. Source:  Ohio Insurance Institute

2:43 PM Monday, May. 09, 2016

Damaging storms are memorable events. Here are views of the Miami Valley during 15 recent storms classified by the Ohio Insurance Institute as some of the most costly in insurance claims in recent years. Source: Ohio Insurance Institute
7 missing persons cases that have captivated the Dayton area
 News that authorities are testing skeletal remains discovered in Greene County as a possible match to a missing Middletown woman, Lindsay Bogan, has reminded the Dayton area about the dozens who remain missing. According to an Ohio Attorney General's Office database of missing persons, 99 people are missing in the region. Here are seven of...

3:58 PM Wednesday, May. 04, 2016

News that authorities are testing skeletal remains discovered in Greene County as a possible match to a missing Middletown woman, Lindsay Bogan, has reminded the Dayton area about the dozens who remain missing. According to an Ohio Attorney General's Office database of missing persons, 99 people are missing in the region. Here are seven of...
EXCLUSIVE: 6 things you didn't know about Ohio colleges draft history
 Ohio State is eyeing the University of Miami's record of six first-round NFL Draft selections, set in 2004, when this year's draft begins on Thursday. Teams choosing Buckeyes will add to more than 1,000 all-time selections of Ohio college players in the NFL and AFL drafts. Here are some things you might not have known about Ohio colleges'...

4:35 PM Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016

Ohio State is eyeing the University of Miami's record of six first-round NFL Draft selections, set in 2004, when this year's draft begins on Thursday. Teams choosing Buckeyes will add to more than 1,000 all-time selections of Ohio college players in the NFL and AFL drafts. Here are some things you might not have known about Ohio colleges'...
EXCLUSIVE: 7 things you didn't know about Browns draft history
 The Cleveland Browns participated in their first NFL Draft in 1950, when they made 31 picks. In the years since, they have drafted a total of 977 players from 225 different colleges, schools ranging from Tufts to Dayton to Oklahoma to Ohio State. With the 2016 NFL Draft beginning Thursday, we pulled data about the Browns' draft history from...

2:50 PM Friday, Apr. 22, 2016

The Cleveland Browns participated in their first NFL Draft in 1950, when they made 31 picks. In the years since, they have drafted a total of 977 players from 225 different colleges, schools ranging from Tufts to Dayton to Oklahoma to Ohio State. With the 2016 NFL Draft beginning Thursday, we pulled data about the Browns' draft history from...
EXCLUSIVE: 7 things you didn't know about Bengals draft history
 The Cincinnati Bengals participated in their first NFL Draft in 1968, when they made 41 picks. In the years since, the Bengals have drafted a total of 612 players from 193 different colleges, schools ranging from Tuskegee to James Madison to BYU to Ohio State. With the 2016 NFL Draft coming on April 28, we pulled data about the Bengals' draft...

2:37 PM Thursday, Apr. 21, 2016

The Cincinnati Bengals participated in their first NFL Draft in 1968, when they made 41 picks. In the years since, the Bengals have drafted a total of 612 players from 193 different colleges, schools ranging from Tuskegee to James Madison to BYU to Ohio State. With the 2016 NFL Draft coming on April 28, we pulled data about the Bengals' draft...
7 things you didn't know about our area's tornado history
 The 13-county Dayton region experienced 179 tornadoes from 1950 to 2015, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. They ranged from massive to miniscule (as far as tornadoes go). Here's what we learned by breaking down the data on those 179 incidents.   Warren County has experienced 22 tornadoes since...

8:10 PM Monday, Apr. 11, 2016

The 13-county Dayton region experienced 179 tornadoes from 1950 to 2015, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. They ranged from massive to miniscule (as far as tornadoes go). Here's what we learned by breaking down the data on those 179 incidents.   Warren County has experienced 22 tornadoes since...
It could be shivers or sweating at Dragons home openers
 When the Dayton Dragons played their Fifth Third Field opener in 2007, the high temperature was 35 degrees. Just the next year, the high was 72. A similar swing is set for Saturday, when the Dragons will play their first home game. The forecast high of 39 degrees would be 33 degrees colder than last year. But 39 degrees still wouldn't the...

6:26 PM Thursday, Apr. 07, 2016

When the Dayton Dragons played their Fifth Third Field opener in 2007, the high temperature was 35 degrees. Just the next year, the high was 72. A similar swing is set for Saturday, when the Dragons will play their first home game. The forecast high of 39 degrees would be 33 degrees colder than last year. But 39 degrees still wouldn't the...
5 things you didn't know about our area college sideline stompers

7:16 PM Wednesday, Apr. 06, 2016

Wright State named its newest basketball coach on Tuesday, introducing former South Dakota State coach Scott Nagy. Nagy becomes the 54th men's basketball coach at the University of Dayton, Miami University and Wright State. That group started in 1905, when Miami named Carroll Hoel its first coach (called the "manager" in team records)...
How Dayton is like Sheboygan and Cape Girardeau
 The Dayton metropolitan area is home to little more than 800,000 people. That's according to the recently released U.S. Census estimates from July 2015 of populations throughout the country and Puerto Rico. What do the data tell us? (Note: Population estimates are from July 1 of each year.) DAYTON IS THE NATION'S 72nd-LARGEST METRO AREA Dayton's...

7:00 PM Monday, Apr. 04, 2016

The Dayton metropolitan area is home to little more than 800,000 people. That's according to the recently released U.S. Census estimates from July 2015 of populations throughout the country and Puerto Rico. What do the data tell us? (Note: Population estimates are from July 1 of each year.) DAYTON IS THE NATION'S 72nd-LARGEST METRO AREA Dayton's...
5 things to know about UD Arena's heart-thumping NCAA history
 UD Arena has hosted 109 NCAA tournament games, by far the most of any venue. That means numerous moments of heartache, exhilaration and just plain fascination. Heading into the latest edition of the First Four, on Tuesday and Wednesday at UD Arena, we looked at the particulars of those 109 games to find some key points of interest. RELATED...

2:22 PM Tuesday, Mar. 15, 2016

UD Arena has hosted 109 NCAA tournament games, by far the most of any venue. That means numerous moments of heartache, exhilaration and just plain fascination. Heading into the latest edition of the First Four, on Tuesday and Wednesday at UD Arena, we looked at the particulars of those 109 games to find some key points of interest. RELATED...
Job change outcomes mixed in area counties
 While all parts of the region felt the sting of the economic downturn, area counties have seen mixed results in their job totals since, according to one measurement. Three counties in the seven-county region - Warren, Greene and Butler - experienced growth in the number of jobs covered by unemployment insurance from 2000-15, according to...

7:25 PM Tuesday, Mar. 08, 2016

While all parts of the region felt the sting of the economic downturn, area counties have seen mixed results in their job totals since, according to one measurement. Three counties in the seven-county region - Warren, Greene and Butler - experienced growth in the number of jobs covered by unemployment insurance from 2000-15, according to...
Area income drops some of the state's largest
 Ohio's economy has worked for nearly a decade to overcome the setbacks of the economic downturn. Workers in Montgomery County, in particular, have been stung. The county saw the state's third-worst drop in median household income from 1999 to the period of 2010-14, according to U.S. Census survey data adjusted for inflation to 2014 dollars...

7:48 PM Monday, Mar. 07, 2016

Ohio's economy has worked for nearly a decade to overcome the setbacks of the economic downturn. Workers in Montgomery County, in particular, have been stung. The county saw the state's third-worst drop in median household income from 1999 to the period of 2010-14, according to U.S. Census survey data adjusted for inflation to 2014 dollars...
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