OTRview: Lindsey Lusignolo, Fashion Designer

Linsdey Lusignolo, photo credit: Cincinnati Profile

Lindsey Lusignolo is a premier fashion designer of couture bridal and evening wear. Her boutique showroom and studio is located on beautiful Main Street in Over-the-Rhine. She’s the subject of OTRview X. CityBeat named her Best of Cincinnati 2011. She’s also been interviewed by Metromix, Cincinnati Profile and Cincy Chic. Connect with Lindsey Lusignolo on facebook, twitter, LinkedIn,

From Over-the-Rhine to The Banks

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Jeremy Patrick was kind enough to share his iPhone photos from a recent Queen City Underground Tour and a visit to Current at The Banks. The featured image for this post shows the Moerlein Lager House under construction at Phyllis W. Smale Riverfront Park which buffers The Banks from the riverfront. Christian Moerlein Brewing Co.

Time's up!

Over-the-Rhine, photo by Chuck Eilerman

Voting ends now! Results will be announced by the National Trust for Historic Preservation at noon tomorrow! More to come, but suffice it to say that I’m so proud of everyone and love Over-the-Rhine now more than ever. Unofficial results can be viewed here.

"This Place Matters" Community Challenge Tests OTR's Mettle

This Place Matters Community Challenge Voting Results as of 5:00AM, June 17

Over-the-Rhine needs your help. Voting is quick and easy. The National Trust for Historic Preservation’s This Place Matters 2011 Community Challenge kicked off June 1 at 8am and will end at 11:59pm, June 30. 100 local preservation organizations nationwide were selected to compete. First, second and third places will win $25,000, $10,000 and $5,000, respectively.

Before and After: 14th & Vine

14th and Vine after

More on 14th and Vine can be found here.

Before and After: 1211 Vine Street

Lavomatic, before

Lavomatic Cafe at 1211 Vine Street

Final Friday OTR Skate is BACK for Round 2!!


Returning to OTR is the Final Friday OTR Skate presented by Far-I-Rome Productions. On Friday June 24, the Over-the-Rhine Recreation Center will be transformed in to a combination roller disco and art gallery. Two new DJs will be featured, Cincinnati’s very own DJ Mowgli and DJ Pillo. The art installation will include art from the

Before and After: 12th and Vine

1200 block of Vine Street, before

Then and Now: Summer in the City

OTR neighborhood children's lemonade stand at the OTR 5K and Summer Celebration, photo via Nick Thomas at photo-cincy.com

Two photos of OTR children playing in the neighborhood. The first was taken by Nick Thomas during this year’s Go OTR 5K and Summer Celebration. His thoughts on covering OTR and the event are worth a read and can be found at his photo website photo-cincy.com…… 5chw4r7z’s post on the event informs us that some

Video: XYZ Axis – Matt W Moore @ YES

Matt W. Moore, noted muralist working on Clay Street in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati

More info about Matt W Moore’s time in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati can be found here.