Monday, March 25 2013 8:52 PM EDT2013-03-26 00:52:02 GMT
Opening Day preparations at Great American Ball Park are usually a good indicator of spring. But, with gray skies and winter weather, mother nature begs to differ. Winter weather advisories have beenMore >>
Opening Day preparations at Great American Ball Park are usually a good indicator of spring. But, with gray skies and winter weather, mother nature begs to differ.More >>
Thursday, March 21 2013 11:32 PM EDT2013-03-22 03:32:54 GMT
Butler County has indicted a famous groundhog for the rash of cold weather we've been having.The indictment, filed by Butler County Prosecuting Attorney Michael Gmoser, alleges that on or about FebruaryMore >>
Officials in Butler County, Ohio have indicted a famous groundhog for the rash of cold winter-type weather we've been having.More >>
Some local businesses are hurting from the
cold start to spring.
One year ago on March 25, 2012, it was 67 degrees. In addition, several March days were in the 80's.
This latest snowstorm has many Tri-State residents scratching their heads.
"It's kind of hard to say what is the
norm anymore with all the weather patterns that we've had," said Ron Wilson.
Ron Wilson with Natorps says this time last
year they had crews mowing grass and everything was in bloom.
"Folks are ready to get out and garden.
There's no doubt, and I think I've felt it more this spring that I ever
have," said Wilson.
Golf and snow is something else that doesn't
Matt Starr is the head pro at the Meadow Links and Golf Academy in Forest
Park. He says they've seen about an 80% decrease in rounds of golf
played, compared to 2012.
"Usually this time of year in March
we're able to have some decent days where people can get out and play the golf
course. Unfortunately, this year has not cooperated real well," said Starr.
However, Starr says they're lucky because
Meadow Links is one of few courses in the area with a heated driving range.
"We've been able to have some decent
traffic when people are out here wanting to hit golf balls even when they can't
play the golf course," added Starr.
what's the average temperature for this time of year?
Tuesday, April 20 2010 11:21 PM EDT2010-04-21 03:21:00 GMT
31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.More >>