Over the Rhine

Cincinnati Edition
1:47 pm
Sun May 25, 2014

Second Sundays on Main

The first Second Sunday on Main in June 8.
Credit Provided, Second Sunday on Main

  

Second Sunday on Main is an eclectic monthly neighborhood festival presented by the Over-the-Rhine Chamber of Commerce. Free and open to the public, Second Sunday begins its 9th season on June 8 and continues through October 12. Second Sunday on Main organizer Caitlin Behle gives us a preview of what’s in store this year.

Over the Rhine
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Time for the 11th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival

The 11th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival kicks off on May 27 with 160 performances of 36 unique productions at 10 different venues in Over the Rhine. Joining Jim Stump for a preview is outgoing Fringe producer Eric Vosmeier.

Boxing
6:00 am
Mon March 17, 2014

OTR Boxing Center helps kids deal with life's jabs

The OTR Boxing Center was converted from an old swimming pool at the OTR Recreation Center.
Ann Thompson WVXU

The Over the Rhine Boxing Center is a hit. The shiny new gym, part of the OTR Recreation Center, is getting kids off the streets and teaching them leadership, sportsmanship and ethics, according to the people who run it.

Last year crews converted an old leaky pool at the recreation center into what may be the largest boxing facility in the Midwest. Buddy LaRosa had a lot to do with it. He said, "Our goal is just to provide a second family atmosphere because most of these young men are not from the traditional two-parent homes."

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Over the Rhine
12:00 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Rookwood Pottery's first retail shop

For the first time in its long, distinguished history, Rookwood Pottery now has an offsite retail store. Our Jane Durrell looks at the Over the Rhine shop and what shoppers can expect to find there with her guest, Dorothy Hoffman, Retail Sales Director for the Rookwood Pottery Company.

Over the Rhine
3:44 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Insight OTR: Understanding a community through its people

Cailtin Neely, creator of Insight OTR, on the campus of Northern Kentucky University

Insight OTR is a project that started out as an honors course at Northern Kentucky University and has developed into an ongoing search for stories about the people, businesses, culture and history of one of Cincinnati’s most iconic neighborhoods.

I met with Cailtin Neely, creator of Insight OTR on the campus of NKU to learn more.

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