The stairway to the Goodnight Moon
room at The Blue Marble serves as a portal to a simpler, more magical
time most of us recall as childhood. The local Fort Thomas children’s
bookstore this month celebrates 33 years providing literature for
children of all ages and interests.
Greater Cincinnati civic leaders are
debating whether or not to ask for a sales tax increase to help raise
the funds necessary for renovations at some of its longstanding
institutions such as the Museum Center and Cincinnati Zoo. But saving
links to our city’s past costs money, and getting citizens from all of
Cincinnati’s neighborhoods to agree to do so has proven to be
As you round the bend on North Fort Thomas Avenue in the sleepy burg of Fort Thomas, Pergola Restaurant & Bakery looks like an oasis of sorts. The large outdoor patio calls to you with its umbrellas and Florida-style bar. It's hard for anyone to pass up.