About 25 percent of major-league pitchers today have had Tommy John surgery. The procedure, in which doctors transplant a tendon from one arm into a damaged elbow to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament, is named for the pitcher who first underwent the surgery in 1974. Dr.
Temperatures in the 90's one week, then it gets unseasonably cool, then we go days without a drop of rain followed by heavy downpours, and then there are the molds, insects, deer, moles and other critters to contend with. Many people consider gardening and yard work relaxing and enjoyable, but maintaining gardens and landscapes around here takes time, effort and experience.
She was a local girl with big dreams who found a career in burlesque. After being alerted to an intriguing item for sale on eBay, a 1930's stripper/dancer scrapbook in Cincinnati, the editors at Cincinnati Magazine pounced, bought the scrapbook, and went in search of the owner's story- Erma Kunkel, known as Ermaine, the Platinum-Haired Dansuese in the 1930's world of burlesque. Cincinnati Magazine Deputy Editor Amanda Boyd Walters and Senior Editor RJ Smith talk with us about the unusual tale of a girl from Over-the-Rhine turned personality dancer.