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Hibernation Guide: What to Do When the Weather Gets Cold

Good books, food delivery, binge-worthy TV, local sweatpants and hot cocktails

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Winter. Generally cold. Possibly snowy. Gets dark at like 4 p.m. Unfortunately, unlike bears, humans have to stay awake in January and February.   

Dining by Delivery

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Not leaving bed is a pretty satisfying response to surviving a Cincinnati winter, but, like anything else, hibernating is even better when food is involved.  

Warming Winter Cocktails

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Here are some warm cocktail recipes from a couple of local bars and restaurants that you can make yourself while avoiding the world outside.
  

Netflix and Chill Your Way through Winter

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Revered film stars and directors are testing the boundaries of the small screen. It’s a great time for television, and winter is the perfect time to catch up on anything you’ve missed.  

Required Winter Reading

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Here are a few books that will make you sound smarter at the next party you attend.
  

Slow Fashion: Cozy Clothes

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Although the 1980s were, on the whole, a bad decade for fashion, there was one element it had over today’s styles: 80 percent of it was made in the United States. Today, we only make about 2 percent of the clothes we wear in this country.
  

Worst Year Ever!

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
John Boehner's blog team uses Taylor Swift GIFs; Mayor Cranley enters Year 2 feeling smart, rich and accomplished; Keebler Company to bring new human jobs to Kentucky and so much more.
  

Year in Review: The Biggest News of 2015

Weed, police, parks and marriage, oh my

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Cincinnati saw huge news events this year, including a number that caught the eyes of the nation. Here are some of the things that kept CityBeat’s news department awake in 2015.
  

Let the Countdown Begin

Where to party and play your way into 2016

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Celebrate the final moments of 2015 with booze and/or dinner, at a family-friendly event, to the tune of live music or at a local party.
  

Year in Review: Visual Arts

Mapplethorpe, James Brown, North American Indians: Cincinnati visual-arts highlights

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Of all the things that occurred in the visual arts here during 2015, the one that stands out the most for me isn’t a museum exhibition or gallery show, but rather a statistic.  

Shows You Should Have Seen in 2015, Plus New and Expanding Theaters

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
If you went to see theater locally during 2015, you had a lot to choose from. Here are the shows that I particularly admired and some of the reasons why.   

Eye-Catching Companies and Performers of 2015

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
It was a busy year for dance in Cincinnati. Including performances by the Cincinnati Ballet, Exhale Dance Tribe, Pones Inc. and more, read about some of the best dance the Queen City saw in 2015.
  

This Year’s Winning Classical Collaboration

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
There’s nothing “alleged” about my choice for 2015’s most exciting Classical music event. No other performance came close to concert:nova’s collaboration with Elementz’s Studio Kre8v.   

The Top Films of 2015

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Youth, Spotlight, The Revenant, Carol and more: Let's get right to discussing the best movies of the year.
  

Premieres, Finales and Returning Faves of 2015

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 23, 2015
All of the things you should have been watching this year, from the best new and returning shows to final seasons.