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Meredith Moss

Meredith Moss has been writing for the Dayton Daily News for decades, covering topics ranging from fashion and parenting to the arts and religion. She is an active community volunteer and is the recipient of numerous community awards including the YWCA'sWoman of Influence' award. A native Daytonian and graduate of Fairview High School, Meredith is a Leadership Dayton graduate and has been active in organizations ranging from the Junior League of Dayton to the Jewish Federation. Meredith frequently covers community events, area women's organizations and fund raisers, is always interested in hearing story ideas from readers.

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Get to know one of Dayton’s most famous names in this new production
 Native Daytonian Erma Bombeck, who tickled America’s funny bone with her humorous reflections on everyday suburban life, is the subject of a play produced by The Human Race Theatre Company that will be on stage now through May 13 at the Caryl D. Philips Creativity Center, 116 N. Jefferson St., Dayton. “At Wit’s End&rdquo...

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Native Daytonian Erma Bombeck, who tickled America’s funny bone with her humorous reflections on everyday suburban life, is the subject of a play produced by The Human Race Theatre Company that will be on stage now through May 13 at the Caryl D. Philips Creativity Center, 116 N. Jefferson St., Dayton. “At Wit’s End&rdquo...
Erma Bombeck brought to life on stage
 Native Daytonian Erma Bombeck, who tickled America’s funny bone with her humorous reflections on everyday suburban life, is the subject of a play produced by The Human Race Theatre Company that will be on stage April 19-May 13 at the Caryl D. Philips Creativity Center, 116 N. Jefferson St., Dayton. “At Wit’s End” was...

Posted: 23 days ago

Native Daytonian Erma Bombeck, who tickled America’s funny bone with her humorous reflections on everyday suburban life, is the subject of a play produced by The Human Race Theatre Company that will be on stage April 19-May 13 at the Caryl D. Philips Creativity Center, 116 N. Jefferson St., Dayton. “At Wit’s End” was...
Something good or ‘Something Rotten’? You be the judge
 The Broadway smash hit “Something Rotten” is rolling into Dayton this week. The show comes to the Schuster Center March 20-25 as part of the Premier Health Broadway Series. In an era when all of the hype and attention were focused on their rival, William Shakespeare, two brothers — Nick and Nigel Bottom — were determined...

10:00 AM Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018

The Broadway smash hit “Something Rotten” is rolling into Dayton this week. The show comes to the Schuster Center March 20-25 as part of the Premier Health Broadway Series. In an era when all of the hype and attention were focused on their rival, William Shakespeare, two brothers — Nick and Nigel Bottom — were determined...
Good Neighbor House needs supplies
 The Good Neighbor House is a faith-based non-profit organization that has provided basic necessities to the needy in our community for 24 years. Located at 627 E. First Street, Good Neighbor House provides dental, medical and optical care to people who are under-insured or uninsured. Free counseling with a licensed counselor is offered and...

5:00 AM Wednesday, Mar. 07, 2018

The Good Neighbor House is a faith-based non-profit organization that has provided basic necessities to the needy in our community for 24 years. Located at 627 E. First Street, Good Neighbor House provides dental, medical and optical care to people who are under-insured or uninsured. Free counseling with a licensed counselor is offered and...
Coming to Dayton: ‘School of Rock,’ ‘King and I,’ ‘Waitress,’ ‘Neverland’
 If you love Broadway musicals, you’ll envy Mechele Pritchard. As director of contracts and licensing for the Victoria Theatre Association, the Wright State University grad is one of a six-member team that travels to New York each year to determine which productions are best suited for Dayton audiences and the Schuster Center and Victoria...

5:00 AM Saturday, Mar. 03, 2018

If you love Broadway musicals, you’ll envy Mechele Pritchard. As director of contracts and licensing for the Victoria Theatre Association, the Wright State University grad is one of a six-member team that travels to New York each year to determine which productions are best suited for Dayton audiences and the Schuster Center and Victoria...
Falling in love at Dayton Opera: Young artists sing ‘Barber of Seville’
 It’s easy to imagine an 8-year-old girl aspiring to become a ballerina or a 14-year-old musician dreaming of rock star fame. But what accounts for a decision to set your sights on an opera career? We posed that question to the four young opera singers participating in Dayton Opera’s Artist-in-Residence program this season. Selected...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018

It’s easy to imagine an 8-year-old girl aspiring to become a ballerina or a 14-year-old musician dreaming of rock star fame. But what accounts for a decision to set your sights on an opera career? We posed that question to the four young opera singers participating in Dayton Opera’s Artist-in-Residence program this season. Selected...
Salvation Army donation center now open near downtown Dayton
 Did you know that the Salvation Army runs an Adult Rehabilitation Center? The 70-bed center offers a free, faith-based long-term residential program focused on character building and life skills for those who suffer from addiction and other social issues. “Our goal is to help those who struggle with destructive behaviors learn to live...

5:00 AM Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018

Did you know that the Salvation Army runs an Adult Rehabilitation Center? The 70-bed center offers a free, faith-based long-term residential program focused on character building and life skills for those who suffer from addiction and other social issues. “Our goal is to help those who struggle with destructive behaviors learn to live...
Paper magic! Origami from around the world at DAI
 As you tour the exhibit that opens at the Dayton Art Institute this weekend, you’ll have to keep reminding yourself that the pieces on view were all created from simple pieces of paper. “Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami” will be at the museum through May 13. The DAI’s new Asian Art specialist, Peter Doebler...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018

As you tour the exhibit that opens at the Dayton Art Institute this weekend, you’ll have to keep reminding yourself that the pieces on view were all created from simple pieces of paper. “Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami” will be at the museum through May 13. The DAI’s new Asian Art specialist, Peter Doebler...
A few of our favorite things about ‘The Sound of Music’
 When his family gathered around the television each holiday season to watch “The Sound of Music,” Randy Charleville could never have imagined that some day he’d be entertaining audiences across the country with the Broadway musical he’d grown to love. “Ever since I was a little kid I was always captivated by...

9:49 PM Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018

When his family gathered around the television each holiday season to watch “The Sound of Music,” Randy Charleville could never have imagined that some day he’d be entertaining audiences across the country with the Broadway musical he’d grown to love. “Ever since I was a little kid I was always captivated by...