Lily’s Bistro 4th of July Barbecue

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We are hoping everybody has the chance to celebrate the 4th with a BBQ, and we’ll be grilling rain or shine, although of course we hope to be cooking on one of our award-winning patios” Emily Mendenhall, Lily’s manager, said. “We’ll also be using the night to celebrate our two-year anniversary,” she continued.



Star Spangled Boom 5K

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The 5K walk/Run begins at 7pm Spend your evening at Wax Park and take part in a variety of special activities. After the 5K the Adam Cappa concert is FREE. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy. Food and refreshments will be sold as well as amusement rides.



Dayton Theater Hall of Fame Honors Joe Deer

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Joe Deer is Distinguished Professor of Musical Theatre and Director of the Musical Theatre Initiative at Wright State University, where he has headed the Musical Theatre program since its inception in 1997.



Fronana Creamery Sets Grand Opening

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The new store will offer up Fronana by the scoop, by the pint, as well as an exciting new line of frozen treats like Fronana sandwiches, and even Fronana Buckeyes. Fronana is a frozen treat that is made primarily from bananas. Made from all natural ingredients and served by the scoop like gelato, but contains no dairy, added sugar, artificial ingredients, preservatives, stabilizers or gluten.



Pop-Up Program Expands To Offer Office Space

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The Activated Spaces team is launching this new initiative to attract start-ups and other small businesses that will add energy and vibrancy to downtown office buildings.



WYSO Wins National Reporting Awards

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Public radio station WYSO 91.3FM has won three national reporting awards from PRNDI, the Public Radio News Directors organization. WYSO took first place in the "Series – Small Newsroom" category for Rediscovered Radio by Jocelyn Robinson, WYSO’s Archives Fellow. Robinson came to WYSO through the station’s Community Voices training program and went on to develop a documentary series based on the station’s rich Civil Rights and social justice archives. Robinson's series was edited by freelance editor Katie Davis of Washington, DC, who's been working with WYSO since early 2014.  The award … [Read more...]



Psychedelic Cowboy Band To Rock Out Oddbody’s

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The band was born in 1969 as a joint effort between John Dawson and Jerry Garcia, NRPS also included Phil Lesh and Mickey Hart. Their first gold record 'The Adventures of Panama Red' was at the forefront of the country rock sound with smoking hits like "Panama Red" and "Glendale Train.



Beer! 2nd Annual Craft Beer Festival at Yellow Cab

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Attendees get a 6 ounce beer from all 12 of the local breweries, entry to the venue and live music, and a complimentary tasting glass that you can take with you



Mayor Offering Free Weddings

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Mayor Nan Whaley has announced she will officiate wedding ceremonies free of charge for all couples through Thursday, July 2.



12 Screen Movie Theater Coming to Austin Landing

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The exhibitor’s sophisticated movie theater concept, set to debut in fall 2016, will consist of a 52,750-square-foot cinema featuring Cinépolis’ sophisticated and approachable décor, with a lounge-style lobby that will encourage guests to relax and socialize before the movie begins.