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.
Cincinnati Celebrates Black Music And Culture At Walk Of Fame Induction Ceremony
“Black Music is the soundtrack to our culture and our lives. Its impact is unmatchable.” That statement by celebrity pop culture personality Jawn Murray set the tone for the special, star-studded Cincinnati Black Music Walk of Fame Induction and Dedication Ceremony on July 23rd.
R&B Group After 7 Dishes About New Music at Cincinnati Music Festival
Lenny sat down with R&B group After 7 backstage at the Cincinnati Music Festival, while the group explained that their passion for what they do has allowed them to weather the storms of the music industry. But, beyond this, the group touched on their experiences in Cincinnati over the years. Cincinnati is “that Midwest name” one member replied. He elaborated, discussing how Cincinnati has long existed as a “melting pot” of musical talent, saying, “A lot of rich music is coming out of this area, and we’re just fortunate to be neighbors and be a part of it.”
BLINK is Set to Takeover Cincinnati
The emerging and rapidly growing world of artistic possibilities is thrilling, but the true magic lies in the crossover between digital and physical. That very space is where BLINK, Illuminated by ArtsWave lives, bringing people from all over the world to Cincinnati and allowing them to experience truly immersive art amidst the cityscape. The nation’s largest light, art, and projection mapping experience, returns to Cincinnati for the first time since 2019 at the perfect time, bringing with it transcendent works across mediums.
Best Outdoorsy Cities For Millennials
Cincinnati is a Midwestern city that sits along the Ohio River. It's noted as one of the "most fun cities in the U.S." and one of the "best cities for millennials." As one of the most affordable places to live, it offers various suburban and urban areas, with a downtown scene full of culture and more than 116,000 acres of protected greenspace throughout the city.
NEED A REASON TO VISIT CINCINNATI THIS SUMMER? HERE ARE THE TOP BLACK-OWNED SPOTS AND EVENTS TO ATTEND
When it’s time to plan your summer travel, don’t overlook Cincinnati. Yes, this Ohio city has so much to offer, it’s well worth the trip for solo travelers and families, too. From shopping to music and cultural landmarks that recognize key events in Black history, you’ll discover a lot to love here.
Cincinnati is a Hidden Midwestern Gem Ready to Surprise
The highlight of our time in Cincinnati was visiting OTR Stillhouse, a fantastic new venue that opened in December 2021. OTR Stillhouse is owned by Michele and Amanda Broughton‐Hobbs, a lesbian couple who have long been area entrepreneurs.
Cincinnati’s Black Music Walk Of Fame: Meet The Commissioner Who Paved The Way
Alicia Reece has been of service to the people of Ohio for over 20 years. She’s served as the Cincinnati vice mayor, a state representative and as a councilwoman. She’s made history as the first woman and African American to win city, state, and county races in Hamilton County, Ohio.
NY man cycling across America falls in love with Cincinnati
Bob Barnes, 52, of Syracuse, New York, told Fox News Digital that once he completes his cross-country journey, he plans to return to Cincinnati, Ohio. And if he can get a job there — well, he'd even consider moving there.
Finding the Good: How Two Communities Are Assisting Their Ukrainian Sister Cities
Both inland river cities with strong manufacturing bases, education institutions and arts organizations, Cincinnati and Kharkiv, a city in northeastern Ukraine, saw many opportunities for collaboration and became sister cities in 1989 when Ukraine was still part of the Soviet Union.
Raise Residential Taxes? Bring in Casinos? Cities Look at Ways to Bolster Budgets
In Cincinnati, for instance, the city closed a street during the pandemic and allowed people to walk around with alcoholic drinks in a sports and entertainment district named the Banks.