Stories

Feature Story  CHHList.jpg

What happens here: Conversations. Connections. Community.

When Ruth Anne Wolfe began fulfilling her vision to bring people from all walks of life together, she started on the sidewalk.


Innovation News ParentalHopeList.jpg

Parental Hope: Helping parents with fertility issues one grant at a time

David and Jennifer Bross took their own childbearing challenges and created a nonprofit.


Innovation News LindseyList.jpg

What do you do when you’ve been eating and drinking like it’s the holidays since March?

New Year’s resolutions look a bit different this year. We have to undo habits that started — and continued — with the shutdown. Soapbox spoke with two fitness instructors to break goals down, step-by-step.


Development News RMPlaygroundList.jpg

Filling empty spaces with joy: Community sustains Ronald McDonald House amid pandemic challenges

The new normal now guides all practices within the impressively expanded building.


Cincy In The News CITN21cList.jpg

Travel + Leisure calls Cincinnati “the Midwest’s next big thing.”

Unique, local restaurant, bars, and bakeries stand out in the Queen City.


Cincy In The News CITN-Seattle-List.jpg

Nonstop to Seattle: Alaska Airlines to resume a route from CVG

In March of 2020, the airline announced a new, daily, nonstop service between Seattle and Cincinnati. Then it was put on hold.


Innovation News newport mural

Newport, how do you feel about public art?

Public art can create community identity, attract visitors, and beautify neighborhoods.

Development News cathedral

A new neighborhood name honors a landmark

To acknowledge “an art and architectural gem that will be treasured for centuries,” the city of Covington has adopted a new name for two blocks anchored by the Cathedral, the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington.

Feature Story ScoreTreatList.png

Bringing experience to the table: Greater Cincinnati SCORE Women’s CEO Roundtable expands membership

The pandemic hasn’t slowed these executives down — they’re working hard to continue supporting female entrepreneurs.


Innovation News DiversityTrainingList.jpg

Understanding, valuing, and accepting others’ differences are the goals of this program

Previous graduates say that “Building Cultural Competence: A Program for Leaders” has helped them learn to value people’s experiences while becoming more comfortable telling their own.


Development News pawnshop265x177

ArtWorks is movin’ on up

After 11 years in OTR, the nonprofit is relocating to Walnut Hills.


Cincy In The News 2021FoodsList.jpg

Kroger and Whole Foods team up to predict this year’s food trends

As 2020 came to a close, these two grocery giants forecasted what shoppers will want in 2021.


Cincy In The News ucinnovationhublist.jpg

Cincinnati Insurance receives $2.5 million innovation grant from JobsOhio

This will expand the company’s innovation efforts and expand career opportunities for the regional workforce.


Cincy In The News Kinley-Hotel-List.jpg

Cincinnati named one of the top 50 cities to visit in 2021

Travel + Leisure’s list was compiled in honor of all the dynamic destinations in the U.S.


Cincy In The News AddUpList.jpg

AddUp Inc moves to Blue Ash

The U.S. subsidiary is establishing its North American headquarters in Cincinnati.


Feature Story covington100list265x177

With hunger on the rise, Northern Kentucky steps up to provide food and peace of mind

Because of the pandemic, more than 50 million people nationwide may experience food insecurity in 2020, including a potential 17 million children.

Development News DAV

With a 100-year history here, DAV designs a new headquarters in Northern Kentucky

DAV expects to move about 175 employees into a new headquarters under construction in Erlanger by the summer of 2021.

Development News protective life

Financial services firm plans to move 100 employees to the Covington riverfront and expand

The new office space will be home to about 100 employees initially, and the company says it has plans to double that over time.

Feature Story DrRonnieDunnList.jpg

Systemic racism is embedded in our society due to past issues that led to present problems

In some ways, Ohio has been progressive on civil rights issues, but we have a long way to go with housing, education, employment, and healthcare. Bob Sandrick interviewed a few people around the state hoping to drive change.


Feature Story RevelList.jpg

#OTRisOpen: A conversation about ecommerce, plus a guide to local shopping

Victor and Jocelyn Williams — proprietors of Kismet, Pangea, and Toko Buru — finally delved into ecommerce after 28 years of brick-and-mortar locations. They’re not the only ones who have pivoted during the pandemic.


Signup for Email Alerts