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Welcome to Shango’s Urban Taqueria, a vibrant fusion eatery located at Gatherall Hall in Norwood. This unique dining destination blends American, Caribbean, Jamaican, Mexican, and other Afro-diaspora flavors.   Most Popular Menu Items: Afro-diaspora Tacos Nachos Wings Shango’s is not only known for its diverse menu but also for its budget-friendly pricing, with meals ranging […] The post Foodie Fridays: Shango’s Urban Taqueria appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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WCPO 9 reporter and photographer Jay Warren has died at the age of 54 after a lengthy battle with cancer. A Minnesota native who grew up in the Seattle area, Warren’s journalism career took him through Idaho, Indiana, and Kentucky before he settled in Cincinnati in 2004, joining WCPO. Jay’s interest in national and foreign […] The post WCPO 9 Reporter Jay Warren Dies at 54 After Battle with Cancer appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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Early Monday morning a report of a possible tiger sighting caused panic in Ohio.

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It’s officially Memorial Day Weekend, and you know what that means… Family, BBQ, and pools! For the first time since 2019, pre-COVID, all Cincinnati public swimming pools and spraygrounds will be open. The campaign, dubbed “Twenty-four in ’24,” aimed to ensure every pool would be operational by recruiting lifeguards and pool staff from local high schools […] The post Cincinnati to Open All 24 City-Owned Pools: Costs & Locations appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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The stage for the Cincinnati Bengals 2024 NFL season is officially set! The schedule was released Wednesday night, May 15th, along with the rest of the NFL teams. Cincinnati has five prime-time matchups this season, featuring two on ESPN’s Monday Night Football. The Bengals will not have an AFC North game until Week 5, when […] The post Cincinnati Bengals 2024 Schedule appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

Food & Drink

Artsy Foodies, time to step up to the plate! Located at 333 Scott St. in Covington, dEcORa Eatery & Drinkery is a brand new bar & grill that stands out already! Opened in April 2024, this establishment offers a creative dining experience with handcrafted cocktails and a diverse menu, all within a space coated with artistic […] The post Foodie Fridays: dEcORa Eatery & Drinkery appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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“Cincinnati Since My Mama Had Me” – Lantana The WIZ Crew celebrated May 13th, better known as 513 Day, at LoVe on Fourth! What other city you know party on a Monday afternoon? Cincinnatians showed up and showed out for our area code holiday. Tropikana, Steff Skeemz, EZ, DJ JDough, and Nella D held down […] The post I Love My 513 Day [PHOTOS] appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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We love a good Mexican spot! Located at 1544 Madison Rd., Tequila Modern Mexican is a brand new gem tucked away in East Walnut Hills. Try your hand at a wide spread of dishes and handcrafted cocktails! We tried items like they’re the attention-grabbing Mazapán Painkiller drink and the savory Tequila Dip. After the introduction, we […] The post Foodie Friday’s: Tequila Modern Mexican appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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Foodie Friday’s is BACK and we’re kicking it off with The 6! Located at 1535 Madison Rd., The 6 offers a new, refreshing dining and entertainment experience that caters to all tastes and preferences! 6 ‘N The Mornin’ began its journey as a carryout restaurant in Kenwood on Montgomery Rd. in 2022. They’re known for […] The post Foodie Friday’s: The 6 appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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The art organization Black Art Speaks, alongside renowned author/illustrator, Annie Ruth, and Cincinnati elected officials unveiled the new “R” sculpture Thursday, May 2nd. This sculpture is a part of a city-wide initiative celebrating diversity and community empowerment. Crafted by the nationally-acclaimed Annie Ruth, the 10-foot-tall sculpture stands as a symbol of resilience and progress in […] The post Black Art Speaks & Annie Ruth Unveil “R” Sculpture in Roselawn appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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Vice Mayor Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney, on behalf of herself and Mayor Pureval, officially declared April 27th, 2024, as Katt Williams Day in Cincinnati. The proclamation honored the acclaimed comedian during his return to his hometown of Cincy as part of his “Dark Matter Tour”. Williams received the recognition for his significant contributions to comedy and […] The post Cincinnati Declares April 27th as “Katt Williams Day” [WATCH] appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.

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Spring Fling was full of giveaways, line dancing, libations, and LINCOLN! It all went down Saturday, April 20th at the Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg. The night wrapped with a fantastic performance by The Second Wind Band. Thank you to everyone who came out to kick off the new season with Lincoln Ware, DJ Vader, The BUZZ, […]