Connie Richards and Olivia Midnight of Worthington are the teenage hosts behind “Kids Interview Bands.” They’ve interviewed more than 100 musicians on their video blog, with members from bands like the Pixies, Barenaked Ladies and Insane Clown Posse. These girls know how to hold their own.
Cedar Point Buys Kings Island
After competing for rides and customers for years, Ohio’s two largest amusement parks are about to share an owner.
Cedar Point’s owner, Cedar Fair, is buying Paramount Parks, owner of Kings Island. Cedar Fair’s other properties include Geagua Lake in Cleveland, Knott’s Berry Farm in California and four other parks. Along with Kings Island near Cincinnati, Cedar Fair is buying four other parks.
During 2005, the Cedar Fair and Paramount’s one dozen parks combined generated nearly $1 billion dollars in revenue and saw some 25million visitors.