CEDARVILLE — Four Cedarville University students participated in the Third U.S. University Trading Challenge hosted by Fordham University in March.The only team composed of undergraduate students at the trading challenge, Cedarville placed fourth out of the six schools competing. Solidly in the top four, they were just points away from Georgia Institute of Technology in third place and Simon Graduate School of Business (University of Rochester) in second place.“Participating in this competition kindled a passion in each of us,” said James Grinalds, the team’s founding member. “As a team of primarily freshmen, we are looking to go to more competitions in the next four years.”
DAYTON — United Way of the Greater Dayton Area’s Volunteer Connection will serve as a 2014 Global Youth Service Day Lead Agency, organizing our region’s young people in large-scale projects to improve our community throughout the month of April.
DAYTON — Area motorists are not only on a weather rollercoaster this week, but fluctuation in gas prices has also been dramatic.Last Wednesday, for the first time since Jan. 17, the national average registered higher than the same date the year prior, and today marks the most dramatic year-over-year premium since Aug. 1, 2013. Currently the national average for a gallon of gas is $3.64, compared to $3.52 a year ago. On this date in 2013 prices were still tumbling from a Feb. ...
COLUMBUS — Jerrie Mock, the first woman to fly solo around the world, will be honored as fellow aviators, historians, community leaders and friends gather to celebrate the 50th anniversary of her flight.On April 17, a life-size bronze statue of Mock holding a globe, created by Columbus artist Renate Burgyan Fackler, will be unveiled at Port Columbus International Airport, the departure and landing site for her extraordinary achievement.
DAYTON — The Better Business Bureau recently announced the 2014 Eclipse Integrity Awards finalists.These awards are given to Miami Valley businesses and non-profits who model ethics, honesty and integrity for the community. The winners will be announced May 13 at your BBB’s Eclipse Integrity Awards.BBB president & CEO John North said, “Your BBB’s Eclipse Integrity Awards showcase organizations that have raised the bar and set the standards for int...
FAIRBORN — Middle school students from across the U.S. will experience the thrill of flying an airplane themselves this summer at three sessions of Air Camp in Dayton, Ohio, which provides an introduction to the wonders of flight and the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) of aviation and aeronautics.
YELLOW SPRINGS — Easter Sunday will mark the 32nd time Young’s has hardboiled and dyed several thousand eggs for their annual egg hunt.This event starts promptly at 2 p.m. for children ages 4 and under, 2:20 p.m. for ages 5 to 7 and 2:40 p.m. for ages 8 to 10. The event takes place on the driving range at Udders & Putters.“The Easter Egg Hunt is held rain, or snow, or shine. After all, what else can we do with over 7,000 hardboiled and dyed eggs?”...
BEAVERCREEK — The 17th Annual Taste of Greene County is pleased to announce this year’s award winners. Award Winners were announced on Sunday, April 13 at the annual event held at the Wright State University Nutter Center. The following winners were announced:Best Appetizer: First – Don Pablo’s; Second – Red Lobster; Third – The Garden Grille.Best Soup/Salad: First – The Waterfall Café at Soin; Second – Max & Erma̵...
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