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Local Parents Weigh in on the Pros and Cons of Homework in Schools

Although research suggests a positive correlation between home- work and student achievement, it’s negligible in lower grades. Parents may want to use research on homework as impetus for a broader conversation with teachers and...

UC Legal Professor Brings Passion for Protecting Children to Foster Care

Name: Emma Fletcher Foster kids: 1-year-old and 2.5-year-old girls (names withheld) Extracurricular claim to fame: University of Cincinnati legal professor and bass guitarist The call to foster: I was a guardian ad litem when I was a...

These Four Items Are a Must-have for Avid Fitness Moms and Dads

Bob Rambler jogging stroller, $359.95, Buy Buy Baby, buybuybaby.com Large tires and mountain bike-style suspension make for a smooth ride, and the five-point harness keeps baby secure. BOB strollers are a favorite of runners. Bob single...

Pure Barre Will Host Free Classes on the Purple People Bridge This Saturday

More than 1,500 people participated in last year’s Barre on the Bridge event, which five local Pure Barre studios will bring back for a fourth year on June 22.

Mortal Ski Company in OTR Designs and Builds Skis for Slopes in the Midwest

The company is expanding into snowboard production this year, too.

A Pet Monkey Made This Bellevue House Famous

Today, countless Bellevue natives know this house simply as the place “where the monkey used to live."

Celebrate Pride Month All Year Long with These Colorful Goods

Five local businesses spread love with their rainbow products.

Stagecraft, Inc., Is Where Rosie Red’s Mascot Costume Goes for Maintenance

The character-building company has crafted mascots like the UK Wildcat and the UC Bearcat.

An Uber Sleek Home in Delhi Township

This contemporary home with a wooded two-and-a-half-acre lot is one of just six homes on a private drive in Delhi Township.

Dr. Know: Memorial Hall’s Virtues, a Tiny House in Pleasant Ridge, and a Vacancy...

The good doctor holds forth on troubling issues, including essential qualities (according to Memorial Hall), a tiny Pleasant Ridge house, and a vacant house near Columbia Parkway.