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Harambe's death another example of mankind's pure destruction

News hit pretty hard across social media this week when 17 year old western-lowland Gorilla Harambe at Cincinnati Zoo in Ohio was shot dead after a four year old child fell into it’s enclosure. 843 more words


Daily Discussion with BQB - Should the Cincinnati Zoo Have Shot Harambe the Gorilla?

Good morning 3.5 Readers.

Are you all refreshed after the long Memorial Day Weekend?

It goes by too fast, doesn’t it?

Anyway, have you been following the news story about the Cincinnati Zoo? 491 more words


Director: Zoo safe despite shooting of gorilla to save boy

CINCINNATI (AP) — The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit. 644 more words


'We'd make the same decision,' zoo director says of gorilla shooting

CINCINNATI — Zookeepers shot and killed a rare gorilla on Saturday after a 3-year-old boy slipped into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, triggering outcry over how the situation was handled. 1,171 more words


Child's parents won't face charges after fatal gorilla shooting

CINCINNATI, Ohio (WDTN) — Many are outraged after a gorilla is shot to death at the Cincinnati Zoo in order to rescue a little boy from the exhibit, but Cincinnati Police said they are not considering charges against the child’s parents. 229 more words


Golden Wings

A beautiful yellow shrub rose; one of my favorites in the park.  I love their color and their five delicate petals.  Here you go, Tim!


Interview #2: Avon, OH City Council Clerk Ellen Young

I had an absolute blast interviewing Avon, Ohio’s retiring city council clerk, Ellen Young. She’s been working the council meetings for an impressive 16 years! 571 more words