This Saturday, the St. Bernard
branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is
honoring a historically underrepresented group in comic book culture:
black writers, illustrators and readers. It’s part of an event called
Queen City Black Comix Day, which was organized by Aiesha Little of the
Midwest Black Speculative Fiction Alliance (MBSFA).
It seems today that all you see are
sex-crazed talking teddy bears in movies and lewd cartoons on TV. But
where are those good, old-fashioned crooners on which we used to rely?
Luckily, there’s Seth MacFarlane.
Liz Wu is an instigator of goodness. Her
nonprofit organization, Stone Soup Collective, works to bring the
community together through outreach initiatives, including clothing and
food drives, musical enrichment sessions and lifestyle and wellness
Collective Espresso now offers two of the city’s finest coffee shops found off the beaten path.
Owned and operated by Dave Hart and Dustin Miller, Collective Espresso’s original alleyway location off Main Street in Over-the-Rhine quickly established itself as a worthwhile destination for caffeine-cionados. They’ve branched out with a second location between Happy Chicks Bakery and F...