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Cincy set to host 28th annual Black Family Reunion

The 28th annual Midwest Regional Black Family Reunion — the only Black Family Reunion in the U.S. — will draw people together for a time of celebration and togetherness this weekend.

Keep Cincinnati Beautiful does its part to spread One Bag of Trash Challenge

One Bag of Trash is gaining traction, as Keep Cincinnati Beautiful has accepted the challenge and now wants to spread it across the country.

4th annual Taste of OTR returns to Washington Park on Aug. 26

This year, anyone who enjoys Washington Park during the summer can enjoy the Taste of OTR for two days instead of just one. More than 15,000 people are expected to attend the event on Aug. 26 and 27.

Taking Root puts grant money back into Make a Difference Day

Every October, thousands of volunteers across the country participate in Make a Difference Day. In the Queen City, hundreds of volunteers intend to plant as many trees as possible as part of a project called Taking Root.

Organizations strive to make Cincinnati area more walkable and bike-friendly

Green Umbrella’s Tri-State Trails Initiative and the OKI Regional Council of Governments have collaborated to put bicyclists and pedestrians at the forefront of the region’s transportation policy.

Youth to judge history's most stunning automobiles as juvenile arthritis fundraiser

Calling all car enthusiasts! The Ault Park Concours d’Elegance celebrates its 39th annual showcase of the most stunning automobiles and motorcycles throughout history on Sunday, June 12.

Great American Cleanup seeking volunteers for April event

Hundreds of volunteers help beautify various spots throughout Covington every Spring during Great American Cleanup, and more are needed for this year’s event April 30.

Tri-State Trails preps launch of Opening Day on the Trails Challenge

The Trails Challenge will take place over seven weeks April-June and encourage families and individuals to explore trails and collect prizes upon completion.

Boone County volunteers prepare to get their hands dirty at Reforest NKY 2016

Reforest NKY, which has planted 33 acres of trees in an effort to restore Northern Kentucky’s woodlands, returns April 2 at England-Idlewild Park in Boone County.

OTR eco garden teaches local youth how to grow organic vegetables

The eco garden that sits at 1718 Main St. across from Rothenberg Preparatory Academy in Over-the-Rhine teaches neighborhood kids self-reliance through the growth of organic fruits and vegetables.

Walk With Family 5K to support Interfaith Hospitality Network's work with homeless families

Interfaith Hospitality Network of Greater Cincinnati is hosting its first-ever fundraising walk, Walk with Family 5K, on Saturday, Nov. 14 in Eden Park.
 

OTR children and parents petition to "Keep Our Courts"

A public space across from Rothenberg Preparatory Academy in Over-the-Rhine that houses basketball courts and a nonprofit-operated community eco-garden could be replaced by a high-end housing development.

Athletes, outdoor enthusiasts excited for annual Great Ohio River Swim (moved to Oct. 10)

The eighth annual Great Ohio River Swim Oct. 10 is expected to attract record-breaking participation for the timed 900-meter venture across the Ohio and back.

Cincinnati Food + Wine Classic returns with another star-studded collection of chefs

Washington Park becomes one big kitchen for the Cincinnati Food + Wine Classic throughout the weekend of Sept. 11-13, the event's second year of hosting the best food and beverage flavors in the Midwest.

Businesses, residents, community groups transform vacant Walnut Hills lot into community garden

Keep Cincinnati Beautiful kicked off a transformative project last week to turn a vacant Walnut Hills lot into a community garden, thanks to help from Lowe’s Heroes and the Health & Wellness Walnut Hills initiative.
 
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