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Talking Pride

Local LGBTQ advocates discuss Cincinnati's dramatic progress, and how we can become even more inclusive

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Cincinnati not so long ago felt mired in the negative perception still lingering after Mapplethorpe, Article XII and the 2001 race riots. The good news is that things appear to be changing.   

Pride Week Events

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Cincinnati Pride week begins May 28 and continues through the Pride parade and festival on Sunday, June 1.
  

Unity in Diversity

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 28, 2014
This Pride Week, as citizens of Cincinnati wave their rainbow flags up high, we show support not only for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community but for our city as a whole and its progress toward acceptance of all individuals. For years, Over-the-Rhine club Below Zero Lounge has been at the forefront of expunging the mark of labels that define people by their sexual orientation and gender identity.   

Beer for Beginners

0 Comments · Thursday, April 24, 2014
Typically divided into subsects of ales (made with top-fermenting yeast) and lagers (made with bottom-fermenting yeast), the types of beer that exist follow some loose guidelines.   

Bar Guide

Our digital guide to (some of) the best places to drink in Cincinnati

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
There are many bars in the Tristate, and this is not a comprehensive list of every single bar contained within. Nor is it a list of every bar in which we or any of our friends and colleagues have ever enjoyed a drink. 
  

Talk a Walk on the West Side

Craft beers, craft cocktails and good bourbon are popping up at West Side bars

1 Comment · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The West Side is proving itself in the city’s drinking scene, upping the ante with wider beer selections, specialty drinks and unique atmospheres.   

Drink and Dine

Places to grab a bite and a brew (or wine or booze)

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
There are plenty of bars around town where you can just sit and drink ’til the cows come home. But man cannot live by beer alone. Well, at least not for very long. So we’ve put together a few of our favorite places to tip back a few without starving to death.   

Love List: Allison Hines

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
After cooking up a storm in the Navy, Allison Hines headed straight to the Midwest Culinary Institute on her GI Bill. 
  

Love List: Alex Solin

2 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
For as long as he can remember, music has always been an integral part of Alex Solin’s life. He recalls listening to Van Halen at the age of 2.   

Love List: Christina Getachew

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
To Christina Getachew, being fashionable isn’t just about the clothes — it’s a means of human connection and environmental change.  

Love List: Kelly and Kari Britton

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
For twin sisters Kelly and Kari Britton, the urge to reduce, reuse and upcycle runs in the family.  

Love List: Drew Klein

1 Comment · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
After studying electronic media at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music, Drew Klein — also a musician — embarked on some serious globetrotting, gathering industry experience and insight in the process. 
  

Love List: Jacki Jing

3 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
At 6-foot-1 with a wingspan of 6-foot-4, Colorado native Jacki Jing is a little taller than your average morning news anchor.   

Love List: Robert Inhuman

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Robert Inhuman is one of the main volunteers at SoapBox Books & Zines (soapboxbooks.org) in Northside, a nonhierarchical, volunteer-run, not-for-profit infoshop that distributes alternative media to promote independent and critical thinking.  

Love List: Blaine Krauss

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Blaine Krauss is a Southern gentleman who radiates energy both onstage and off.