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The Esquire and Torn Light Records Team Up for Cult Cinema Classics

A niche Clifton record shop meets cute with its arthouse cinema neighbor, and magic happens.

Just Call Us Kin-cinnati: The Travelers Who Visit Spring Grove Cemetery

Over the past 150 years, the secretive families of Scottish and Irish travelers developed an unbreakable bond with Cincinnati.

Ways to Save on Your Kitchen Remodel

Costs can pile up quickly for kitchen remodels, but there are ways to save by purchasing rehabbed items.

Tips to Save on Your Bathroom Remodel

Handy tips on remodeling your bathroom.

Should You Buy New or Rehab for Flooring and Lighting?

If you need to get a permit for renovation work, your best bet is to buy the materials new.

D-I-Why Did I Do That?

10 renovation lessons I learned the hard way.

Reno Trends: What’s In and What’s Out

Check out these home renovation trends for your own project—and find the ones to avoid.

Inside Allison Banzhaf’s Wow Factory

Allison Banzhaf quietly enlivens the city's spaces with work by local artists and always looks for the next longshot to support.

Thrills and Chills Along the Rocky Road

Based at the Esquire Theatre, The Denton Affair is one of the longest-running and most active “shadow casts” in the history of the biggest cult film of all time.

Kim Klosterman Shows Off Her Hippie-Era Jewelry at the Cincinnati Art Museum

Her bangles, baubles, and beads depict themes from outer space to Eastern mysticism to signs of the zodiac.