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Love List 2016

Ten inspiring locals on passion, love and Cincinnati

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
CityBeat’s 2016 Love List will introduce you to, in a strictly platonic way, 10 passionate Cincinnatians in various service, creative and philanthropic industries who have turned what they love into their lifestyles.
  

Love List 2016: Patty Brisben

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Let’s talk about sex, baby. Patty Brisben, Pure Romance founder and chairwoman, created her company more than two decades ago with the goal of empowering women to discuss, explore and learn more about topics of sexuality.  

Love List 2016: Lindsay Nehls 

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Artist Lindsay Nehls seems to have fallen hard for Cincinnati, and after nearly a decade living in the Queen City, she has settled right in.
  

Love List 2016: D. Lynn Meyers

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
A job at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the 1980s laid the foundation for an impressive theatrical career, directing plays and casting movies. In 1995, Ensemble Theatre turned to her at a dark moment when it seemed to be on the brink of closing.  

Love List 2016: Chuck Beatty & David Wolff

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Along with OutReels program director Wolff, Beatty aims to create a festival dedicated to supporting the creative and critical discussion of LGBTQ issues via film, which, as the most democratic art form, simultaneously reaches and engages the mainstream as well. 
  

Love List 2016: William Thomas II, Derrick Braziel & Allen Woods

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
In a small office located on the bustling Vine Street drag of Over-the-Rhine, three guys can be found gathered around a wooden high-top table, causally making plans to change the city.   

Love List 2016: Todd Hudson

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For chef Todd Hudson, Mason was a natural choice for his first restaurant, housed in a converted century-old farmhouse on a halcyon drag of Main Street.
  

Love List 2016: Eddy Kwon

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Growing up in Minneapolis, violinist, composer and teacher Eddy Kwon was surrounded by water and trees, but also arts and music via the city’s diverse cultural centers and two orchestras.   

Love List 2016: Carolyn Evans

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Carolyn Evans lives her life by two mottos: “I want to be the person my dog thinks I am” and “Activism is the rent I pay for living on the planet.”
  

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.