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Event: CityBeat's Cincinnati Entertainment Awards

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The Cincinnati Entertainment Awards, an annual awards show honoring the best of the Greater Cincinnati music scene, celebrates 17 years Sunday. The show will feature numerous live performances fr  
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Packhouse to Open in Newport

Meatballs and more coming to Northern Kentucky

{CommentsCant} · Monday, January 20, 2014
As the meatball food craze continues, another local restaurant is opening and offering a version of the hand-packed snack. 
Packhouse in Newport, Ky. will be a laid-back place to get a variety of meatballs, according to general manager Kurt Stephens. "We will be offering four staple packs (beef, chicken, pork and vegetarian), along with four to five sauces that compliment our packs," Steph...  

Pompilios Returns to its Past with Bar Rebranding

The classic Newport Italian restaurant updates their back bar

{CommentsCant} · Friday, January 17, 2014
Pompilios, the local Newport, Ky. restaurant famed for its family-friendly Italian fare and appearance in several major motion pitctures (Rain Man, y'all), is rebranding its back bar with the rollout of Colonel Pomps Tavern.Established in 1933 by Colonel and Mrs. Pompilio, the bar and restaurant was the first to secure a liquor license in Kentucky after Prohibition ended. The back bar was a...  
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Meatball Kitchen Opening on Short Vine

All kinds of meatballs; so many ways to eat them

{CommentsCant} · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Similar to street tacos and gourmet hot dogs, meatballs are the latest food trend out of big 'ol cities like New York and former New York restaurant and bar owner Dan Katz is bringing them to us.
You may have tried Katz's meatballs at any number of his Meatball Kitchen's pop-up dining experiences around town the past year or so, but now you can have meatballs every day from his brick-and-mortar...  
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O'Bryonville's eat well cafe & takeaway to Close

eat well's catering operations remain open

{CommentsCant} · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
eat well cafe & takeaway, the restaurant portion of chef Renee Schuler's successful eat well celebrations & feasts, will be closing Friday, Jan. 17, according to a post on their official Facebook page.Lovely friends, January 9th we marked the one year anniversary for eat well cafe and takeaway. The cafe was a lifelong dream of mine, and I am grateful I had the opportunity to see it come to...  

Event: Computer and TV Recycling Drop-Off Program

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Hamilton County is sponsoring a one-day-only computer and TV recycling drop-off program in Colerain High School’s parking lot. Their previous drop-off program closed in October of last year and  

Film: Lunafest Short Film Festival

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Sponsored by Cincinnati World Cinema, the Lunafest Short Film Festival screens original, informative and entertaining short films from Australia, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway and America — all cr  

Literary: Word of Mouth at MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
MOTR Pub hosts an open feature and poetry reading in the form of Word of Mouth, a monthly reading in the pub’s basement the first Tuesday of the month, hosted by poets Jim Palmarini and Mark Flaniga  
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Breadsmith Hyde Park Opening to Benefit ArtWorks

100 percent of proceeds from Saturday fundraiser go to youth development and community art projects

{CommentsCant} · Monday, January 13, 2014
Breadsmith, a chain of independently owned retail bakeries, is opening a new shop in Hyde Park (3500 Michigan Ave., breadsmith.com). And before they open their doors, they'll be hosting an open house and preview to "raise dough" for ArtWorks — the local nonprofit organization that empowers and inspires the creative community to tra...  
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Conflict Kitchen Serves Food from U.S. Geopolitical Enemies

Pittsburgh, Pa. take-out serves cuisine from countries with which America is in conflict

{CommentsCant} · Monday, January 13, 2014
Pittsburgh, Pa.'s Conflict Kitchen (221 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, Pa., conflictkitchen.org) is a new kind of "pop-up" dining experience. The restaurant serves only cuisine from countries with which the United States is in conflict, according to their website, and rotates the country of food based on current geopolitical events. 
Each ite...