Kick off National Bike Month the right way by joining UrbanCincy on what has become a popular annual center city bike ride. This year’s Bikes+Brews route will start and end at Findlay Market, and will make five stops along the way. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Start Off National Bike Month With 2013 Bikes+Brews Ride
Cincinnati-based Kent Krugh trained as a physicist but is now a photographer who embraces “the notion of a universe created and sustained by a supreme being.” These dreamy photos of trees in local parks are from his Inside the Gate … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Landscape Photography by Kent Krugh
Well my food loving friends – I was so happy to attend one of my favorite events of the year a couple weeks ago – The Art of Food at the Carnegie. Now – I went on opening night when they have food to eat & food art to view – while you missed that o… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: The Art of Food – open through March 21!
The Carnegie hosted an excellent evening of food as art and food as the subject of art.Could there be a more appropriate art show for 2013 and food obsessed social networked art lovers than this? With their tag line, Come hungry, leave inspired, its ha… . . . → Read More: 5chw4r7z: The Art of Food
Exploring Cincinnati, Mayoral-Style: Mayor Mark Mallory shows off the Queen City in the NY Post. Nineteenth Century Covington Mansion Demolished: because Walgreens plans to build a store a block away from its current one. Weekly Farmers Market Coming to Washington … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Elsewhere
A couple of weeks ago we headed over the bridge to Covington for a big group lunch and someone decided on Blinkers Tavern – which is across the street from the oh-so-wonderful Keystone.I’m now struggling through on Weight Watchers and work on finding h… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Food Hussy Review: Blinker’s Tavern
I hate to be a fan of ruin porn, but this ghost sign for Roman Bros. Co. Dupont Paint has a gorgeous patina. It’s located in Covington, KY on Scott Blvd. between Park Pl. and East 4th St., in view … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Roman Bros. Co. Dupont Paint Ghost Sign in Covington
Census data shows that the City of Cincinnati’s inner-city neighborhoods remain the most powerful in the 2.1 million person region, boasting the most densely populated neighborhoods and economically powerful job centers. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Inner-City Neighborhoods Center of Population, Economic Power in Cincinnati Region
There’s one place that has undergone quite the transformation and if you haven’t seen it – you need to. I used to refer to AmerAsia on Madison in Covington as “Stinky Chinese” – we went there not for the ambiance (or the smell) but for the cheap t… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Stinky Chinese No More!
Tolled highways may soon become part of everyday life in Cincinnati. The unwillingness of lawmakers to approve an increase to gasoline taxes is causing otherwise unforeseen effects. State officials from both Ohio and Kentucky have already stated that the reconstruction of the Brent Spence Bridge will require modern tolling, and now Ohio Governor John Kasich [...] . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Tolled highways may soon become part of everyday life in Cincinnati
Randy Simes shares his favorite photographs of his 2012 collection from downtown Cincinnati and historic Over-the-Rhine. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: PHOTOS: Downtown and Over-the-Rhine over the course of 2012
Trestles, Trains & Traditions, the annual holiday exhibit at the Krohn Conservatory in Cincinnati, is on display now through 6 Jan 2013. Hundreds of poinsettias, cyclamen and evergreens form a backdrop for miniature trains and trolleys that travel past Cincinnati … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Trains, Trestles & Traditions at the Krohn Conservatory
This set of four coasters represents the Cincinnati metropolitan area by showing only the sinuous curves of the Ohio and Licking Rivers. It’s a minimalist sculptural puzzle for your coffee table, available in our just-launched online shop. This is actually … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Ohio River Coasters by VisuaLingual
I love it when my friends disagree. One friend invited me out to drinks and suggested Wiseguys for their craft cocktails. “But don’t try the pizza downstairs. It’s really terrible. 3:1 cheese/crust ratio. Just bad.” Another friend, upon me mentioning I was going to Wiseguys said, “The pizza downstairs is so good! Perfect balance of [...] . . . → Read More: wine me, dine me: Review: Goodfellas and Wiseguys
I have to be honest I wanted to go just because I heard they had a VW bus in the bar. Or at least the front clip off the bus.Who wouldn’t want to see that? But it turned out to be a pretty chill bar even if you take the VW out of the equation. Authenti… . . . → Read More: 5chw4r7z: Wunderbar
To get you in the spirit of Halloween the guys that brought you the Newport Gangster Tour are now hosting the Covington is Haunted Tour. History, hauntings and beautiful homes and buildings in Covington all rolled into one. Whether you believe in ghost… . . . → Read More: 5chw4r7z: Covington is Haunted Tour
More Photos – The Newbees, 9/23/12, The Groove Sessions, Covington, KY http://www.thenewbees.com Photos by Scott Preston Coming up in the next few days will be a video interview with The Newbees and an acoustic performance of 2 songs from the new record. The Newbees are also having a cd release party for their new album, Modern [...] . . . → Read More: Cincy Groove: Photos – The Newbees, 9/23/12, The Groove Sessions, Covington, KY
See Cincinnati: an ongoing treasure hunt of Cincinnati’s stories. Index of Awesome: collecting awesomeness in Covington; nominate your favorite anything. Digital Graffiti: street art using system errors, dialog boxes and other computer-related messages. Detroit Lives!: Detroit-based creative agency working on place-based projects that do well and do good. Neighborhood Story Project: working with writers in [...] . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Elsewhere
More Photos – Arlo McKinley and The Lonesome Sound, 9/1/12, Madison Theater, Covington, KY http://www.facebook.com/pages/Arlo-McKinley-and-The-Lonesome-Sound/348989098448246 Photos by Scott Preston . . . → Read More: Cincy Groove: Photos – Arlo McKinley and The Lonesome Sound, 9/1/12, Madison Theater, Covington, KY
My last meal with Alex Shebar, former Yelp Cincinnati community manager and current Yelp London community manager, was a lunch to discuss one of his events (and generally just catch up). He picked the place, as he hadn’t tried it yet– Wolf and Co., which is near the Kenton County Public Library in Covington, Kentucky. [...] . . . → Read More: wine me, dine me: Review: Wolf & Co.