Cintrifuse: A Future for 1313 Vine


1313 Vine Street has a long and storied history, and if all goes according to plan, it will become home to Cintrifuse, an initiative to take Cincinnati’s growing startup community to the next level. The goal of the effort is to launch high-growth startups by providing post-seed, pre-scale funding and by connecting entrepreneurs and investors.

Before and After: Schwartz Point


Much has changed in the last century at Five Corners where Vine Street, McMicken Avenue and Findlay Street intersect. As the photos illustrate, Schwartz Point (home to the fantastic Schwartz Point Jazz Club) hasn’t always had its distinctive clock. In fact, it wasn’t known as Schwartz Point until the Schwartz brothers moved their dental office

Kaze and Quan Hapa Bring Asian Fusion to 14th and Vine

Kaze OTR

It’s an Asian invasion that couldn’t be more delicious and urbane. Kaze and Quan Hapa have stretched Over-the-Rhine’s foodie landscape to two of the corners at Vine and 14th Streets establishing “something of an incongruous Asian beachhead in one little block of OTR” according Soapbox columnist Casey Coston. Kaze is the largest of OTR’s new

Summary of Former SCPA Development Meeting 01/09/2013

Core Redevelopment SCPA Pendleton Meeting

Community members packed the house as John Watson, CEO of Indianapolis-based Core Redevelopment, presented preliminary plans for the development of the former SCPA and Woodward High School building on Broadway Street in Pendleton. Core purchased the property at auction in December of 2012 for $1.3 million and this was their first public release of their

Core Redevelopment to Unveil Plans for Old SCPA

Old SCPA and Cutter Playground

Core Redevelopment, the new owner and developer of the former Woodward/SCPA property, will present its initial plans for the landmark piece of real estate at a public meeting Wednesday, January 9 at 6:30pm at the Main Public Library on the 3rd floor in the Tower Room. Photo tour: Take a look inside the old SCPA

Two OTR Properties to be Offered at Sheriff’s Sale 1/3/13

1308 broadway pic

Update: According to this facebook comment, 1308 Broadway has been withdrawn from the auction. 1308 Broadway Street and 95 Mulberry Street are two OTR properties that will be up for auction tomorrow at the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Sale. For more information, visit the pages about 1308 Broadway, 95 Mulberry, or…

2012 Over-the-Rhine Slideshow

Washington Park - Photography for the People

James Jenkins of Photography for the People made this beautiful slideshow of OTR in 2012:

“Twas the Night before Christmas, in OTR”

OTR Christmas Tree

Twas the night before Christmas, in Over-the-Rhine. The streets were all quiet, a very good sign.

Over OTR with Nick Dewald

Over-the-Rhine aerial photos by Nick Dewald (2)

In February 2012, Nick Dewald snapped the following photos from a helicopter over OTR. See more of Nick’s photos on instagram, tumblr or catch up with him at The City Flea – the amazing, curated, urban flea market that he co-founded with his wife, Lindsay.

Light Up OTR at Washington Park

Light Up OTR 2012 (1)

The 3rd Annual Light Up OTR will take place this Friday at Washington Park starting at 6pm. The event will line the streets of Over-the-Rhine with luminaries from Music Hall to Main Street. Attendees to Light Up OTR will receive a complimentary ticket to the Christmas Saengerfest in OTR. More details about Light Up OTR: