Harvey Lewis is a Flying Pig Streaker, an ultra-running champion and spent his summer traversing the Appalachian Trail in one of the top 10 Fastest Known Times. Betsy Ross sits down with Harvey in this latest edition of "Coke and Conversation."
Santa Claus has moved to a new downtown home for the holidays in the first floor of Carew Tower beginning now through Christmas Eve for free photos in a festive North Pole setting. On Thursdays in November and December (December 6, 13, 20) from 4-7 p.m., children can visit with African American Santa for free photos.
George Zappas had an idea of what he wanted to grow up to be, way back in grade school in his native Pittsburgh. That’s when the local paper wrote an article on him and when the reporter asked what he wanted to do, he said “I want to cook.”
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) announced today the event lineup and activities for the DAV 5K, an inclusive event to honor and raise money for veterans where participants can run, walk, roll or even ride motorcycles across the course.
Running any company and making it work is a feat, but try doing it for thirty years. Then, try taking the business global, kicking off a revolution in the process. It happened right here in Greater Cincinnati, and it came out of the mind of Donna Salyers, founder and CEO of Fabulous Furs. You've probably seen her jackets wrapped around celebrities and featured in glossy magazines next to luxury cars in exotic locations. Her throws adorn sofas in the world's most well-heeled homes, and her trendy boot toppers are a hit with those who want to up their fashion game. Fabulous Furs is synonymous with quality faux fur, and a gold standard for affordable fashion.
It’s nearly impossible to have a discussion about Cincinnati’s musical history without mentioning the name Carmon DeLeone. The legendary Music Director of the Cincinnati Ballet is celebrating 50 years with the ballet by bringing his original composition, Peter Pan, back to the local stage. The classic tale of the boy who wouldn’t grow up runs from October 25 through October 28.
Welcome to a new series from Cincinnati People called “A Coke & Conversation with …” where our Betsy Ross will interview Cincinnati people so they can share their interesting stories over a Coke at a local Frisch’s.
Tickets are now available for the Downtown Tour of Living, which returns this year to showcase downtown Cincinnati living at more than a dozen apartment and condo buildings, on Saturday, Oct. 13, from noon to 5 p.m.
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the YWCA Greater Cincinnati, TriHealth and the Cincinnati Bengals are teaming up to launch a bystander intervention campaign: “See Something – Do Something.”
A local non-profit, Pink Ribbon Girls, provides healthy meals, housecleaning, transportation to treatment and peer support to individuals with breast and women’s reproductive cancers free of charge. All of the money that is donated stays within the community in which it is given.
The Western & Southern Open tournament has long been a favorite stop for tennis fans across the country and around the world. The access to players, the ease in getting tickets and the venue itself make it a must-see for anyone who follows the ATP and WTA tours.
Iris Simpson Bush, the executive director of the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon powered by P&G, is the new president of the board of Running USA, a not-for-profit organization devoted to improving the status and experience of distance running and racing in the United States. She was chosen during Running USA’s summer board meeting this week in Detroit.
When the Netflix remake of the French thriller “Point Blank” starts shooting next week in Cincinnati, it marks the homecoming for producer Johanna Byer, who left Cincinnati more than a decade ago to pursue a Hollywood career.
Cincinnati Music Festival presented by P&G (CMF) returns to Paul Brown Stadium in downtown Cincinnati from July 26-28 with an exciting lineup of R&B music featuring Charlie Wilson and Jill Scott, among a dozen other performers over the three days.
Linda Smith-Berry, noted Cincinnati volunteer and health activist, has dedicated countless hours of her professional career to service and volunteering in Greater Cincinnati, with a focus in healthcare and education. Linda is the executive director of the Good Samaritan Free Health Center, served as a trustee for The Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation, Seton High School, Mathis Foundation, Mission Partners Guatemala, and St. Ursula Villa. She is an alumna of Leadership Cincinnati. Linda is also on the TriHealth Ethics and Patient Safety committees and has worked on numerous community committees, mostly dealing with healthcare and education.
Hans Vriens, a former Red Bull executive from Austria, is launching his new herbal sleeping remedy called Snoooze in Cincinnati with Rick Ross, CEO of Galerie, based in Northern Kentucky with a future U.S. roll out of the product.
Chris and Jessica Cicchinelli didn’t know their calling would be to help transgender children and their parents—until the issue hit home. When their own child, born a boy, insisted she wanted to dress, and be identified as a girl, Jessica and Chris, the CEO of Pure Romance, started doing research on where to find help on what to do next.
The United Bid of Canada, Mexico, and the United States was selected to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ on Wednesday by the 68th FIFA Congress in Moscow. For the first time in history, FIFA’s Member Associations were given the opportunity to vote on the host for the FIFA World Cup™. They did so by a vote of 134-65.
Tonight is a big night for Cincinnati-area native George Clooney as the actor/producer/director will receive the Life Achievement Award from the American Film Institute, the nation’s highest honor for a career in film and Clooney will be the 46th recipient.
This is the summer (and fall) of sports in Cincinnati, with this week’s announcement of FC Cincinnati moving to the big leagues just the start of the sports boom that will command a national stage in the coming months.
Hyperquake, the Cincinnati-based brand evolution agency, announced today that it is acquiring The Brand Experience, a team of storybuilders based in Cincinnati focused on bringing company and brand stories to life in physical spaces, such as customer experience and innovation centers, events and mobile tours.
For every participant who crossed the finish line for the 20th anniversary Flying Pig Marathon powered by P&G, there is a story. Some have a story about running for a charity or some have a story about finishing in honor of a friend or family member.
Twenty five years ago, Patty Brisben was working a side hustle to help cover the expenses of raising four children as a single mother. That side hustle has grown into Pure Romance, the world’s largest and fastest-growing woman-to-woman direct seller of relationship-enhancement products, boasting sales of more than $200 million/year from the work of 30,000 Consultants, literally around the world.
From volunteer to CEO, Elaine Bruening’s four-decade career guided exponential growth of one of Cincinnati’s largest annual sporting event that draws international attention every August on Cincinnati.