This Weekend: 4/26–4/29

You better get outside and enjoy this weather! Before you know it, it’ll be 90 degrees with 600% humidity! (I kid.) But This Weekend features some seriously great local artists (Talib Kweli and The National!), [free] health and fitness opportunities, family friendly fun, and the return of farmers markets. Support local with all the excellent…

An Ode to Loco Moco

Whenever this time of year rolls around I am reminded of my first-ever tryst with loco moco. It was a warm day at Washington Park’s sixth annual Asian Food Fest in 2016 where I tried Ono Grindz for the first time. Known for its “island-style flavor,” Ono Grindz has been a constant at Asian Food…

This Weekend: 4/19–4/22

Is it every week I say “hang in there; spring is coming”? Thankfully we’ve got some great things going on while we [im]patiently wait for spring-like weather. There are now regular outdoor events back and going on around town (listed below). Reminder: it’s also Greater Cincinnati Restaurant Week through Sunday! Click here to read more…

Feature: Podopolis

Most of you have probably heard about this by now, but in case you missed it: Podopolis—Cincinnati’s newest, realist podcast powered by Cincinnati Magazine—is here. If you liked the podcast I was on in January, you’re in luck! We have teamed back up to bring you “a very Porkopolis podcast hosted by two very Cincinnati people.”…

This Weekend: 4/5–4/8

Hang in there, all. I assure you warm weather is coming! In the meantime, we’ve got some great things going on this weekend, including regular outdoor events back and going on around town, which I will be focusing on first for this particular This Weekend post. Tuesdays Strauss Troy Market on Fountain Square, 11am–2pm Workout…

Cincy Craft Madness: Championship

Update: voting for the Championship is now closed. ***** Welcome to the Championship match-up between (10) Bircus Alta Via Altbier and (6) Municipal Approachable Blonde! With more than 13,000 votes, Municipal won its Final Four bout against Little Miami, which had nearly 12,000 total votes. On the other side of the bracket, Bircus pulled way…

This Weekend: 3/29–4/1

It’s the last weekend of Lent (click here to visit The Catholic Telegraph’s website for their 2018 Fish Fry Guide) and the last weekend before regular outdoor events start back up at Washington Park, Fountain Square, and other outdoor spaces around the city. Who’s excited?! I am! I love spring. It means warm weather is near, trees…

Cincy Craft Madness: Final Four

Update: voting for this poll is now closed. Check back on Monday for the Championship match-up! ***** It’s the Final Four! After lots and lots of voting—more than 33,000 votes in the Elite Eight (thank you all for your support and enthusiasm!)—the field is now down to the Final Four. Please vote for your favorites…

Cincy Craft Madness: Elite Eight

Update: Voting for the Elite Eight is now closed. Results will be posted on Facebook shortly. ***** Welcome to the Elite Eight! I know voting is a lot this week, so thanks for hanging in there!  Please vote for your favorites below. You have 24 hours to get in your votes before the Final Four…

Cincy Craft Madness: Sweet Sixteen

Update: Voting for this region is now closed. Results will be posted on Facebook shortly. ***** Moving right along to the third round: the Sweet Sixteen.  Please vote for your favorites below from the Sweet Sixteen. You have 24 hours to get in your votes for this region. (It will be active until 7:59am on…

Cincy Craft Madness: Second Round

Update: Voting for this region is now closed. View results here. ***** After four days of first round voting, the field is now at 32 of Cincinnati’s favorite beers. (For a full recap from round one, please see below.) Voting for the round of 32 will be open for 24 hours. First Round Recap The first…

This Weekend: 3/22–3/25

It may not look or feel like Spring, but the vernal equinox is here! There is yet another another fun-filled weekend in Cincinnati on the agenda, including [free] fitness, a number of beer releases, great local music, charitable events, supporting the arts, and so much more! [Reminder: It’s still Lent! Click here to visit The Catholic Telegraph’s…