City Creates Small Business Advocate Position To Assist Small Businesses


The Small Business Advocate will focus on educating the business community about the permitting process so permits may be obtained in a timely manner. City staffer Brock Taylor, Economic Development Specialist has been promoted to fill the position. The idea for the position was generated through the Mayor's Business Round Table meeting last year, where area business owners discussed ways to make the City more small business friendly. During that meeting, businesses asked that City officials provide some help to entrepreneurs who are struggling through the process of opening a business.

Xenia Author’s First Book Published


Ohio author, Ryan Ireland will present his debut novel, Beyond the Horizon. Beyond the Horizon is both a fabled rewritten history of the American West and a critical metaphor of American expansionist period. In frontier America, a man lives with a pregnant woman who is not his wife.

Play Ball – Dragons Opening Day!


When twins Natalie & Anna Mussin Phillips belt out the National Anthem today the 15th season of the Dayton Dragons will officially begin with their first home game of the season and the Dragons 1052nd sell out. This is the longest sell-out streak in sports history.

American Impressionism On Display at the DAI


A comprehensive look at more than 100 works by American Impressionists from the 1880s through the 1940s, including John Singer Sargent, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Childe Hassam, John Twachtman, and many others.

Go Fly A Kite!


Demonstration stations throughout the day will teach visitors about the types of kites and the properties of air and flying. "Storytime" begins at 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. in the Early Years Gallery. Preschool and primary-grade children are invited to sit under the wings of airplanes to hear stories about kites and do a craft project.

FSB’s Latest Creation: Pomegranate Pale Ale!


FSB Pomegranate Pale Ale is like summer on tap! This beer is clean and crisp, infused with pomegranate juice to give it a truly unique tartness that you’ll find both refreshing and invigorating.

Call For Speakers for Oct 16th’s TEDxDayton


Organizers are looking for speakers who can shift perspectives and challenge the audience. “This is the year we plan to push our audience to new, even unknown places; surprise them; and leave them feeling they have really learned something,” said TEDxDayton co-chair Stephanie Gottschlich.

Attend Pizza School For A Night!


Guests will have the opportunity to take a class behind our kitchen glass and learn how to toss and top their own pizzas from Dewey’s highly trained experts. Pizza School is open to the general public.

UpDayton Summit Wants To Hear Your Idea For A Better Dayton!


UpDayton is a volunteer-organized, nonprofit organization dedicated to attracting and retaining young talent in the greater Dayton area. Its action plan committees meet regularly to formulate and execute ideas to make Dayton a better place to live, work and play. Additionally, UpDayton’s Catalyst Program offers services to help area colleges and

Play in the Third Annual Office Golf Open


Supporting the partnership with Greater Dayton YMCA Teens in Action and Mentors Matter, this unique indoor 18-hole putting event takes place in the lobby at Kettering Tower and is the perfect after-work event for your company. Details are available and registration is now open at!