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Mets top Reds, win for 14th time in last 16 games

NEW YORK -- Francisco Lindor and Jeff McNeil both homered and drove in two runs, leading Carlos Carrasco and the streaking New York Mets past the Cincinnati Reds 6-2 on Tuesday night.Carrasco (13-4) pitched into the seventh inning and struck out nine to win his fifth straight decision and tie for the National League lead in wins.Lindor became the first Mets shortstop with multiple 20-homer seasons when he opened the scoring with a two-run shot in the third. He has scored at least one run in 12 straight games, the longest streak of his career and tied with Mookie Betts...
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Jeff McNeil Stays Hot in Mets’ 6-2 Win

The New York Mets (71-39) entered the evening riding a four-game winning streak as they squared off with the Cincinnati Reds (44-64). Citi Field has been tough for opponents, and Tuesday night was no different. The club was able to extend its win streak to five games with key contributions from Jeff McNeil and Carlos Carrasco. The Mets have taken the first two of three against the Reds and will be eyeing a sweep tomorrow afternoon.

With move finally complete, Covington Public Works set to showcase new campus in Peaselburg Friday

Consider this a — somewhat — belated change of address notice: Covington Public Works has a new home. Crews from the department that maintains the City’s infrastructure settled into their new address at 1730 Russell St. in Peaselburg a little over a month ago, gradually moving trucks, equipment, inventory, and office furniture from their former complex at the end of Boron Drive in Latonia.

Fiona The Hippo Is A Big Sister! Check Out This Adorable Baby Hippo

There are very few things that bring a universal smile to the faces of many. But baby hippos have to be one of those rare things, and if it’s not, well, that’s weird. If you need a pick-me-up today, the breaking news of the hour is that the beloved Fiona the hippo is finally a big sister, and the new little baby is, as expected, supremely adorable.
The Verge

The Verge Review of Animals: Bibi the hippo

This column is part of a series where Verge staffers post highly subjective reviews of animals. Up until now, we’ve written about animals without telling you whether they suck or rule. We are now rectifying this oversight. There’s nothing like a baby hippo to remind me there are still...

New videos, birth details of Cincinnati Zoo’s baby hippo released

CINCINNATI, Ohio (WCMH) — The Cincinnati Zoo has posted a new video of a hippopotamus calf born Wednesday to Bibi, mother of famed hippo Fiona. The clip, uploaded to Twitter and captioned, “Looks like Fiona’s world-famous ear wiggles run in the family,” shows the newborn shaking water out of its ears next to Bibi in […]
Cincinnati CityBeat

Madisonville Food Hall Element Eatery Announces First Three Tenants

Madisonville's forthcoming Element Eatery food hall has just announced its first three tenants. Locals MashRoots, Taco Oso and Four Mile Pig are the spot's first "chef partners," according to a release. Element Eatery — slated to open in September — will eventually host eight culinary options in its 34,500-square-foot space...