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Editor’s Letter, December 2019: Celebrating How Far We’ve Come

Cincinnati isn’t perfect, and we have a ways to go to solve our more intractable problems, but we deserve to celebrate how far we’ve come.

Dr. Know: Cincinnati’s Thanksgiving Day Race, Sawyer Point’s Bicentennial Bricks, and O’Bryonville’s Official Borders

The good doctor holds forth on troubling issues, including the history of Cincinnati's Thanksgiving Day Race, how to find a Bicentennial Brick at Sawyer Point, and O’Bryonville's lack of municipality.

My Freelance River Dance

Working as a full-time freelance writer is a negotiation between effort and luck.

Four Locals On Why They Chose to Live on Their Side of the Ohio...

Four locals explain why they chose the side of the river they’re living on and what it means to them.

Editor’s Letter, November 2019: We’re All in This Together

Ohio? Kentucky? While there are plenty of things that divide us, we're all still neighbors, y'all.

Dr. Know: Josh Groban’s Green Suit, the Proper Abbreviation of Cincinnati, and a Secret...

The good doctor holds forth on troubling issues, including how cucumber theft inspired Josh Groban's wardrobe choice, Cinti vs. Cincy, and a secret P&G store.

The Fall of Uncle Al

Were you there that time the children’s show icon played at Maisonette? I was.

Editor’s Letter, October 2019: Celebrating Winemaking and Distilling

I feel like we’re enjoying a golden age of appreciation for Cincinnati heritage, a time when past accomplishments that once were forgotten or dismissed are celebrated with modern twists.

Dr. Know: Sign Design, News Anchor Cameos, and Underage Drinking

The good doctor holds forth on troubling issues, including a signmaker's credit, how Al Shottlekotte got on Gilligan's Island, and the legality of having a drink with your kid.

The Upside of Entropy

You can intervene in all kinds of ways—and we do every day—but as far as nature is concerned, it’s a series of one-way streets to a common destination: futility.

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