Local Beat – September 28th

Here’s “The Local Beat” for this week presented by Vandemark Jewelers, a trusted name in Jewelry! The Chronicle-Telegram’s own Dave O’Brien joins Rocco Nuosci as they touch on a number of local news stories!

Dave shared some details from this week’s fire at the Wellington water treatment plant and what the damages mean for the village. Plus, researchers at UH are getting $12.5 million to track flu viruses for the CDC, and Dave explained how and why the grant money came to be

Take a listen below!

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Interviews from past shows are archived here.


Budgeting for Family Fun Activities

Doing fun activities with your family can be a challenge with a smaller budget. While the cost upfront can be a bit more, Chronicle-Telegram Coupon Queen Rachel Krych of Couponing with Rachel says that a season pass or membership can often be a better choice for a family. She returned to the Morning Show to talk about the reasons why that has saved her some cash. Plus, Rachel shared this week’s top deals!

Check out Rachel’s weekly column on Tuesday’s in the Chronicle-Telegram.


Talkin’ Browns with Scott Petrak

How about those Cleveland Browns! They are now 2-1 on the season after a Thursday night win over Pittsburgh last week. Browns beat reporter Scott Petrak from the Chronicle-Telegram joined the WEOL Morning Show to recap what went right in the win and how Cleveland can emulate that same winning formula next Sunday in Atlanta.


Award-Winning Financial Journalist Talks Financial Empowerment

Some 61% of women would rather discuss their own death than their finances, according to a 2018 survey.

Kelley Holland, a financial empowerment coach, former New York Times business editor, award-winning financial journalist, wants to help women gain clarity, competence, and confidence to purposefully fund their lives! She covers that and more in her newest book You Are Worthy: Change Your Money Mindset, Build Your Wealth & Fund Your Future.

Kelley joined the Morning Show to talk about the book, financial wellness, and why it is so crucial to women everywhere.