More than 4,000 volunteers have stepped up to take on a
job no one asked them to do: welcome the expected 90,000 national and
international choirs, families and visitors to Cincinnati for the World
During a time when the many cultures of the world are
bombarding Cincinnati all at once, it’s important to keep in mind
locality. The World Choir Games is undoubtedly a sensational movement in
the artistic realm across the globe, but Cincinnati will attempt to make an impact on the
games equal to its impact on the city. Cincinnati and world, meet Art on the Streets. It’s the best thing that’ll ever happen to you.
It's a rare night, an even more rare
weekend night when I’m without my wife and daughters, so I find myself
hanging out at the Oak for a guys’ night out with couple of friends,
eager to watch the Reds and talk some trash. The young night grows old
and soon I’m one of the last two holdouts, not quite ready for the
evening to end.
Dear Close Male Friends: There have been
times over the years when some or most of you entered into serious,
sometimes long-term relationships. I believe I have been extremely
patient with each of you, understanding that your respective significant
other might be meeting various universal human needs and making your
A voice vote introduced to the U.S. House by our own
Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH) led to an approved amendment to the 2013
Transportation and Housing Urban Development spending bill that bars
federal transportation funds from being used to design, construct or
operate a Cincinnati streetcar.
Usually, we lose power along the T-shaped
intersection where I live in Walnut Hills when somebody spits on the
sidewalk or a moderate wind blows through. So when the lights flickered
the first time in TJ Maxx, I knew what was up.
Postmodern black American enslavement is quite a spectacle. Witness the temporary thunderclap of
comfort and the blinding shinola emitting from the upper middle classes
every time a black American charges an expensive purchase or, better
yet, uses payday Friday bill money to floss. All black everything.
Spirit Song Festival is once again taking over Kings
Island. The three-day features two dozen of Christian music’s most
famous artists. The lineup includes the likes of Switchfoot, TobyMac,
Owl City, Third Day and NEEDTOBREATHE, as well as Cincinnati’s very own
Mosteller. With such a mixed and well-known lineup, Spirit Song is might well draw its largest audience yet.