The secret paths of Over-the-Rhine

cheeksandchubs: after many months of trying, we made it to a Please dinner last friday. we got the first of two covers, at 5:45pm, at the streetpops shop in over-the-rhine, and let me say we walked away awed and inspired. chef ryan santos was careful not to toss around his skills on making foams, and

Over-the-Rhine Featured on HGTV’s House Hunters

House Hunters filming in front of 1206 Main Street in OTR

HGTV’s House Hunters will an air an episode set in Cincinnati tonight at 10pm. Real estate agent Scott Oyler of the Oyler Group showed his client Brandon three properties last August: a loft in OTR, a condo on 6th St. downtown, and a condo in Walnut Hills. By the end of the episode, Brandon will decide where

cheeksandchubs: this past weekend turned out to be a productive one, and i am happy as can be to be able to tick some things off my long to-do list! what makes a weekend of to-do wrangling even more fun is when it’s sprinkled with side trips and new discoveries. we planned a stop at collective

Over-the-Rhine Streets of Yesteryear

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If you know where to look, the corners of Over-the-Rhine tell a story. Throughout OTR one can see obsolete street names etched into stone or carved into the wood of building corners. Many of these names appear to be incorrect, but they’re really only relics from another time in Over-the-Rhine. Some Cincinnati street names were

frameshop brings custom framing to Main Street

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Childhood friends Jake Baker and Jake Gerth have a lot more in common than just their first names. Both spend their days working for local non-profits, and then their nights, working diligently towards their dream of being independent business owners. But it’s their differing backgrounds that have led them to where they are today. Baker,

At Northern Row and Elm Street

Northern Row

In the early days of Cincinnati when the settlement was still known as Losantiville, the town was surveyed and the boundaries were named. The three borders of the future Queen City beside the Ohio River were Eastern Row (now Broadway Street), Northern Row (now Liberty Street) and Western Row (now Central Avenue). The photograph below

The 2013 Bockfest Beefsteak Club Dinner

Beefsteak Club 2013 - Lisa Bambach (1)

A cheerful club of Cincinnatians convened last night at the Christian Moerlein Brewery in the OTR Brewery District. They had to attend to some serious business. The invitation read: “In the spring of 1896, the Windisch-Muhlhauser Brewery hosted some of the most prominent Cincinnatians. Guests enjoyed an elegant meal with beer pairings in the unlikely

gojabophoto: White capped. #Cincinnati #thisisotr (at George H. Pendleton house) Over-the-Rhine as a snow globe village.

gojabophoto: White capped. #Cincinnati #thisisotr (at George H. Pendleton house) Over-the-Rhine as a snow globe village.