Michael Tyler

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Cris Carter on National Anthem Protest: ‘I personally would not’
 NFL Hall of Famer and Miami Valley native Cris Carter weighed in on the continued protests during the playing of the national anthem on Fox Business’ “Varney & Co.” on Saturday.   The Middletown High School grad and Buckeyes standout said he would not use the anthem as a protest platform, but would not discourage others...

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NFL Hall of Famer and Miami Valley native Cris Carter weighed in on the continued protests during the playing of the national anthem on Fox Business’ “Varney & Co.” on Saturday.   The Middletown High School grad and Buckeyes standout said he would not use the anthem as a protest platform, but would not discourage others...
Top 5 unique items to buy during the tax-free holiday
 Today is the last day for you to take advantage of the 2017 tax-free holiday weekend. During this weekend, Ohioans can purchase select items tax free. While the holiday is geared towards back-to-school preparation, there are some unique items that qualify for the tax-free deal. Early planners can get a jump start on costumes for Halloween...

4:00 PM Sunday, Aug. 06, 2017

Today is the last day for you to take advantage of the 2017 tax-free holiday weekend. During this weekend, Ohioans can purchase select items tax free. While the holiday is geared towards back-to-school preparation, there are some unique items that qualify for the tax-free deal. Early planners can get a jump start on costumes for Halloween...
Diapers, yes diapers, are included in this weekend’s tax-free shopping
 The Ohio tax-free weekend is in full swing, but one item on the list may surprise you. Diapers, disposable and cloth, are among the tax-free items available. Adult diapers are included in the sale as well. According to the Ohio Department of Taxation website:  “Clothing” includes, but is not limited to, shirts, blouses...

7:57 PM Saturday, Aug. 05, 2017

The Ohio tax-free weekend is in full swing, but one item on the list may surprise you. Diapers, disposable and cloth, are among the tax-free items available. Adult diapers are included in the sale as well. According to the Ohio Department of Taxation website:  “Clothing” includes, but is not limited to, shirts, blouses...
7 ways to keep energy costs down in hot weather
 With the temperature and humidity rising, your air condition and fans are working overtime to keep you cool.   However, the cost of comfort can be high in hot weather if you aren’t smart about how using energy.  We have found ways to keep you cool without breaking the bank.   

5:03 PM Saturday, Jul. 22, 2017

With the temperature and humidity rising, your air condition and fans are working overtime to keep you cool.   However, the cost of comfort can be high in hot weather if you aren’t smart about how using energy.  We have found ways to keep you cool without breaking the bank.   
Columbus Zoo welcomes 3 new tiger cubs
 The baby fever that has overtaken the Cincinnati Zoo has now spread to Columbus with the addition of three new tiger cubs.   Columbus Zoo announced on Wednesday the birth of  three Amur tiger cubs. Two of the cubs were born on July 12, and the third was born the following day. According to the zoo’s website, the newborn...

9:27 PM Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2017

The baby fever that has overtaken the Cincinnati Zoo has now spread to Columbus with the addition of three new tiger cubs.   Columbus Zoo announced on Wednesday the birth of  three Amur tiger cubs. Two of the cubs were born on July 12, and the third was born the following day. According to the zoo’s website, the newborn...
Fiona meets her father for the first time
 The summer months are known for family gatherings, but this one has to be one of the cutest ever.  Fiona and her mother, Bibi, were united with Fiona’s father, Henry, for the first time on Tuesday, July 11. This gave Fiona the chance to bond with her father, as well as give Henry time to become acclimated to fatherhood.  ...

10:32 PM Tuesday, Jul. 11, 2017

The summer months are known for family gatherings, but this one has to be one of the cutest ever.  Fiona and her mother, Bibi, were united with Fiona’s father, Henry, for the first time on Tuesday, July 11. This gave Fiona the chance to bond with her father, as well as give Henry time to become acclimated to fatherhood.  ...
Dayton Air Show: Two previous crashes
 An F-16 Thunderbird jet skidded off the runway and flipped on its top during the 2017 Vectren Dayton Air Show on Friday at the Dayton International Airport. The Vectren Dayton Air Show brings aviation enthusiasts from around the area to enjoy the spectacle of flight.  Unfortunately, plane crashes have occurred during its history with...

5:56 PM Friday, Jun. 23, 2017

An F-16 Thunderbird jet skidded off the runway and flipped on its top during the 2017 Vectren Dayton Air Show on Friday at the Dayton International Airport. The Vectren Dayton Air Show brings aviation enthusiasts from around the area to enjoy the spectacle of flight.  Unfortunately, plane crashes have occurred during its history with...