Valentine's Day

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Another week of news is in the books, so Cincinnati Edition gathers local journalists to talk about the big headlines from recent days.

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The crowd-sourced review site Yelp has released lists of the most and least romantic spots for Valentine's Day across the nation, and three area businesses have found themselves in the mix.  

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After a break last year, a favorite Valentine's Day candy is back - but things aren't the same.

A Poem For Valentine's Day

Feb 8, 2019

For Valentine's Day, a poetry reading from Jean Syed.

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If you planned on wooing your sweetheart with, well, Sweethearts this year, you may need to make other arrangements. The chalky hearts imprinted with such sayings as "Be Mine," "Let's Kiss" and "Cutie Pie" aren't being made this year. 

Wanting to provide a truly personal touch for your Valentine this year? Local author (Running from the Devil: A Memoir of a Boy Possessed) and poet Steve Kissing joins our Barbara Gray with hints and encouragement for those wanting to write their own love poem.

Express Yourself, the Right Way

Feb 14, 2014

  From heartfelt handwritten notes in greeting cards to “Oh You Kid” candies to “wanna hook up?” texts, expressing Valentine sentiments has changed over the years. University of Cincinnati Communications Professor and Founder and President of The Image Establishment LisaMarie Luccioni joins us to discuss sending the right message, on Valentine’s Day, or any day. 

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If you're more inclined to call Friday "Single's Awareness Day" than "Valentine's Day," Miami University researcher Amy Summerville says cheer up. Well, kind of.