he Wright Brothers Foundation has given licensing rights to a local startup company to market products using the Wright Brother’s. name and image? That’s Wright! ;-) From watches to bikes Wright Brothers Brand has been working with precision and dedication over the past couple of years to produce quality products for aviation enthusiast and collectors from around the world and they are based Wright here in Dayton, OH!
WordCamp is an informal, community-organized events put together by WordPress users. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other. The content of sessions is firmly focused on using and developing for WordPress. Issues around blogging, business, and social media that are related to WordPress use may be included, but the bulk of the program (at least 80%) is specifically about WordPress.
As we looked for a leader in economic development, Weber stood out because of his record of retaining, growing and attracting businesses," said City Manager Warren Price. "Ford will be an asset to our city as we look for new ways to work with businesses, add jobs and grow Dayton for the next generation.
lpha Media Dayton, OH announced today the rebranding of Miami Valley radio fixture WGTZ-FM from “Fly 92.9” to “Soft Rock 92.9.” Soft Rock 92.9 will continue to play many artists from Fly 92.9’s decades spanning library, from the 70’s and 80’s through today. Listeners can expect to hear artist such as The Eagles, Kelly Clarkson, John Mellencamp, Maroon 5, Fleetwood Mac, Elton John and Madonna. The station also promises “more music, less talk.”
Hashtag Lunchbag is a movement dedicated to utilizing social media to bring awareness to and eliminate hunger in local communities. In less than two years, hundreds of volunteers have helped to spread the #HashtagLunchbag movement.
SummitUp is a full day conference dedicated to exploring the integration of creativity, communication, and technology. Featuring 4 keynote speakers, 14 breakout sessions with 22 speakers, there are so many amazing and varied topics, you should plan on bringing a number of people with you, so you all can hit the sessions, then compare notes.
I know it’s wicked cold out, but that shouldn’t deter you from spending a whole day downtown -- parking is so plentiful on weekends (and weekdays after 6 p.m.!) that you’ll rarely have to walk more than a block to your destination.
The Greater Dayton LGBT Center is pleased to announce the continuation of the ‘Bowling for Pride’ fundraiser for 2015! All participants will bowl three games – each with a different strategy. There will be ‘8 to Eat’, ‘Bingo Bowl’, and everybody’s favorite – ‘Garbage Bowl’!
The 2015 Dayton Auto Show is here! From environmentally friendly BMWs to hard working Fords, there is something for everyone to see. The smell of car polish and new rubber are a pleasant and welcome aroma, enticing the viewer to step closer and peer into each of the gleaming cars, trucks, vans, coupes, hot hatchbacks, SUVs and sedans.
The Department of Water is kicking off a new storm water education program called Storm Drain Artscapes: Art that Shows Where the Water Flows! Local artists can help the Department of Water spread the stormwater message that “When It Rains, Dayton Drains!” as a visual reminder that storm drains lead directly to our rivers. We are now seeking artists to submit designs for the 2015 Storm Drain Artscapes project.