CINCINNATI IN THE NEWS
Once you visit or move to the Cincinnati region, you understand what all the hype is about. But instead of telling you ourselves, we thought you might appreciate what national media outlets have to say about visiting, living, working and exploring Cincy.
JAMES BROWN HONORED AT HISTORIC GRAND OPENING OF CINCINNATI BLACK MUSIC WALK OF FAME
On Saturday, July 22, the late Godfather of Soul had his star placed with others honoring Cincinnati music legends Philippé Wynne, who sang lead in The Spinners, and Louise Shropshire, who penned the lyrics of the iconic civil rights anthem “We Shall Overcome.” Babyface’s original R&B group The Deele also received a star for their musical contributions and ties to the city.
5 Best Moments Of The 2023 Cincinnati Music Festival
“You can’t sleep on our city,” declared Mayor Aftab Pureval at a press conference at the local Hard Rock Casino, hours before the 2023 Cincinnati Music Festival was officially set to begin. “This is what makes Cincy so special … showcasing our strength as a cultural center.”
Go There: Queen of the Midwest Cincinnati is Sure to Captivate You
This city will surprise and delight with its cool architecture, expansive parks, fascinating history, pretty waterfront and things to do and see for every taste and every type of visitor.
New York Times: Reimagining ‘Madame Butterfly,’ With Asian Creators at the Helm
The auditorium lights dimmed, and the cast and crew of Cincinnati Opera’s new production of Puccini’s “Madame Butterfly” anxiously took their places.
Living in Downtown Cincinnati
Billboard: Cincinnati Black Music Walk of Fame’s Grand Opening to Celebrate 2023 Inductees James Brown, L.A. Reid & Babyface Group, More
Independent: Why Cincinnati deserves to be your next US city break
I was barely a couple of blocks into my first stroll around downtown Cincinnati, heading north from the business district that lines the Ohio River with its smattering of skyscrapers, when I began spying street art.
CNBC: 2023 America’s Top States for Business
Ohio is ranked No. 12, which is up from No. 15 last year. The state ranked notably high as the No. 3 state for cost of living, No. 4 for cost of doing business, No. 5 for access to capital and No. 6 for infrastructure.
Fifty Grande: Best Cities to Move to in America
Coming in at #2, Cincinnati isn’t so much up-and-coming as it is on the comeback. The city has seen a resurgence almost as impressive as the Bengals’. With a median monthly rent of $1,112 and a median home cost of $365,690, Cincinnati’s housing market sits a whopping 19 percent lower than national average, meaning you’ll have a lot of money left over to spend on Skyline Chili.
Inc.: Black Tech Week is a Boon for Cincinnati
Black Tech Week is making an impact for Black entrepreneurs -- and millions for the Cincinnati business community.
Authority Magazine: How Eileen Budo of Last Mile Food Rescue Is Helping to Promote Sustainability and Climate Justice
We have an app. That’s the magic behind what we’re doing. We’ve put technology behind the problem, and a volunteer can see what’s out there in our community, what rescues they can pick up. They get step-by-step directions from the point of inception of the food. So the donor provides directions on how to get to them, what they’re giving away, and where the volunteer needs to take it. It’s a very user-friendly way for people to enter this space and do a food rescue. Every community can put some kind of technology in place to solve this problem, and that’s what we’re doing here in Cincinnati.