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The Kenwood by Senior Star Honors Veterans

Residents were delighted to hear artist and former WWII veteran John Ruthven share his stories at sea.
Wed, Mar 23, 2016

Riding for Breast Cancer Research

Odds are someone you know has been affected by breast cancer. Western & Southern Financial Group is trying to reduce those numbers by sponsoring and contributing to several fundraising efforts. Cancer has affected Western & Southern president and CEO John Barrett – his wife, Eileen, was diagnosed with breast cancer 16 years ago. The idea for Ride Cincinnati was born, fulfilling Eileen Barrett’s desire for an event that would directly benefit Cincinnatians while providing a unique, family-friendly activity.
Wed, Mar 23, 2016

Sustainability with Style

RWA Architects has the design sensibility and technical skills to seamlessly integrate sustainable design features, such as high performance building envelopes, energy saving heating and cooling systems, and innovative building materials into your home so that you, and future generations of your family, will continue the responsible stewardship of our resources.
Tue, Mar 22, 2016

A Graduate Taking the World by Storm

Michael Hill runs a basketball camp for underprivileged youth that he started from scratch, helps individuals with job-related challenges find employment, takes care of his child and supports his wife while she attends graduate school. He’s not a superhero per se, but he’s definitely the kind of person Cincinnati needs. Hill didn’t just pop out of nowhere ready to take on the world. He accepted a full scholarship to Cincinnati Christian University and spent four years in the crucible, mastering skills, juggling responsibilities and working hard.
Mon, Mar 21, 2016

Duo Shares a Passion for Excellence in Patient Care

The talented team of doctors at Cincinnati Eye Institute (CEI) has grown by two with the addition of Fred B. Chu, MD, and Kavitha R. Sivaraman, MD, who joined the practice in September 2015. They are a married couple whose mutual passion for ophthalmology brought them together as first-year medical students at Washington University in Saint Louis. “Fred loves to tell people it was ‘love at first sight,’ which is usually met with a mixture of groans and laughter,” says Dr. Sivaraman.
Fri, Mar 18, 2016

Don't Let an OVI Ruin your St. Patrick's Day Fun!

Thu, Mar 17, 2016

A Rustic Fall Wedding

Jon and Mitchell were married on October 24, 2015 at the home of Neil and Honi Cohen. The couple’s rustic wedding captured the laid-back spirit they share and emulated the historic home they redid together.
Wed, Mar 16, 2016

A New Way to See and Learn About Sharks

“Sharks have always been a guest favorite,” says Chad Showalter, Newport Aquarium’s marketing and communications manager. “And with nearly 50 sharks in the aquarium, we wanted to provide guests with a whole new way to experience them.”
Wed, Mar 16, 2016

Building Blocks for Kids 14th Annual Benefit

A “roaring” good time was had on Saturday, March 5, at the 14th Annual Benefit for Building Blocks for Kids (BB4K).
Tue, Mar 15, 2016

The Secret to 25 Years of Success – Consistency

The firm, which manages more than $13.8 billion, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Founders William Bahl and Vere Gaynor hold the secrets to successfully protect and grow their client’s investment.
Tue, Mar 15, 2016

Innovation Lab Sparks Imagination

These seventh graders are part of SHIEP (Seven Hills Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program), developed from Stanford University’s design-thinking model by Karen Glum, Science Department Chair and Innovation Lab Director. Glum took a long time researching best practices across the country before presenting the program to administration and staff. Seven Hills has integrated the SHIEP program into the seventh grade curriculum as part of their focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programming.
Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Its All in the Details

Nestled into a little-known shopping center on Loveland-Madeira Road near Indian Hill is a hidden gem of a new home décor and gift store called Fleurish Home.
Fri, Mar 11, 2016

Great Leaders Under 40 2016 Video 4

Check out video 4 from our Great Leaders Under 40 luncheon! You'll see responses from thought leaders of The Christ Hospital Health Network, University of Cincinnati, Afidence, UC Health West Chester Hospital, Orchestrate Technologies, Jeff Ruby's The Precinct, Centric Consulting, Erin Klotzbach Hyatt, Loth Inc. and Frost Brown and Todd, LLC.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016

Helping Students Soar Towards Their Future

The Aviator Flight Plan at Sycamore Community Schools helps students soar ahead by helping them make the connection between the classroom and their future at an earlier age.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016

The Perfect Venue for Taking the Plunge

When planning a wedding, each and every detail feels significant – but when the day arrives, it’s the big picture that couples and their guests will remember the most.
Wed, Mar 09, 2016

Emotional Intelligence Leads to Corporate Success

What makes a good leader? Business discourse traditionally focuses on the cognitive intelligence of employees while a crucial component, emotional intelligence, often isn’t considered.
Wed, Mar 09, 2016

Let’s Talk Because Communication is Basic to Living

Parents, teachers and physicians want to give children and young adults every advantage possible. That’s why they turn to the Cincinnati Center for Improved Communication.
Tue, Mar 08, 2016

Mercy Health Announces Retirement of President and CEO Michael Connelly

Mercy Health – a Catholic healthcare ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky – today announced the retirement of President and CEO Michael Connelly, effective January 31, 2017.
Mon, Mar 07, 2016

The Power of X

The Xavier University student pledge reads, in part, “We will succeed in changing the world together. We act with integrity, justice and generosity. All for One and One for All.”
Mon, Mar 07, 2016

Event Pics: My Big Fat Italian Gala

The Good Samaritans of Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation's 32nd annual gala, My Big Fat Italian Gala, raised $500,000 to support development of Good Samaritan Hospital concussion management program.
Fri, Mar 04, 2016

Bella Luna

In cooking, there are certain journeys to be made – trials and errors, attempts at perfection and improving upon existing recipes to make them even better. This is a journey that Harry Stephens, owner of Bella Luna, knows all too well. Like any restaurateur, Stephens constantly has his ears open for new recipes and new ideas for the authentic Italian restaurant. But recently, he realized, Bella Luna’s evolution was just beginning.
Fri, Mar 04, 2016

Great Leaders Under 40 2016 Video 3

Check out video 3 from our Great Leaders Under 40 luncheon! You'll see responses from thought leaders of Breakthrough Cincinnati, Main Street DBAs, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Cincinnati, Deeter Advisory Group, GE Global Operations University of Cincinnati and Eye Do Makeup and Hair, LLC.
Thu, Mar 03, 2016

Event Pics: 2016 Hearts for Hope Gala

Boys Hope Girls Hope (BHGH) celebrated the 2016 Hearts of Hope Gala on February 13 at The Grand Ballroom of the Duke Energy Center.
Thu, Mar 03, 2016

A New Pace

Bill Thomason was one of the first patients in Greater Cincinnati to receive a leadless pacemaker through a clinical research trial at St. Elizabeth Heart & Vascular Institute. Measuring less than 10 percent of the size of a conventional pacemaker, this leadless pacemaker doesn’t require invasive surgery like its predecessors that usually require longer recovery periods. “There are no restrictions with the leadless pacemaker.”
Thu, Mar 03, 2016

A Picturesque Wine Country Wedding

Nikki Wipper and Graeme Daley planned the most intimate ceremony in California’s picturesque wine country, Russian River Valley.
Wed, Mar 02, 2016

Benefit from the Power of Mineral Water

Minerals have been celebrated throughout history for their restorative powers and health benefits. Bleux Water Spa, located in the Mariemont Promenade, sits upon a source of mineral water that was created by glacial movements and mineral deposits. In 2011, Shelly Summe, owner of Bleux Water Spa and her business partner, Kyle Henson, began their quest to use the natural mineral water to open a spa.
Wed, Mar 02, 2016

Never-Ending Options in a Gorgeous Space

Booking the perfect venue for a wedding is tough task. The Cincinnati Club is a unique space downtown that offers multiple rooms, each with a unique style, and a top-notch catering service. The venue accommodates all practical needs, with rooms that range from small and intimate to large and grand.
Wed, Mar 02, 2016

Handbags for Hope Raises Over $47,000 for Literacy Network

The Literacy Network hosted its fifth annual Handbags for Hope fundraiser on February 25th at the Cincinnati Club. With almost 400 people in attendance, the event raised over $47,000 for Literacy Network programs.
Tue, Mar 01, 2016

Maintaining Community, Bettering Neighborhoods

One thing that’s the same throughout the metropolitan region is the pride residents have for their area. This is why there are neighborhood councils; residents volunteer for the associations to ensure the neighborhood reflects those perspectives. Andrew Scarpitti is the president of the Hyde Park Neighborhood Council, as well as a wealth management advisor for Northwestern Mutual. “The board meets with the other members of the council to get a better understanding of our neighborhood’s needs, and then we work to improve communication with the city,” says Scarpitti.
Tue, Mar 01, 2016

Event Pics: The Fifth Annual Dragonfly Gala

More than $210,000 was raised at the fifth annual Dragonfly Gala!
Mon, Feb 29, 2016

My Furry Valentine

A record-breaking 13,500 people attended My Furry Valentine on February 24, the region’s largest annual animal adoption event, on Valentine’s Day weekend.
Mon, Feb 29, 2016

Providing Access to Tomorrow’s Therapies Today

At the Carl and Edyth Lindner Center for Research and Education at The Christ Hospital, medical director Dr. Dean Kereiakes has assembled a team that put Cincinnati on the map and rivals big-name academic centers. The team effort includes many nationally recognized physicians specialized in various conditions and areas of cardiovascular care. In collaboration, this group has helped pioneer most of the new treatments developed over the last two decades.
Mon, Feb 29, 2016

New Faces at The Greater Cincinnati Foundation

The Greater Cincinnati Foundation Welcomes New COO and New Board Member.
Mon, Feb 29, 2016

Town Club

Maribeth S. Rahe, president and CEO of Ft. Washington Investment Advisors, was the Town Club's special guest for the month of February.
Mon, Feb 29, 2016

Event Pics: The Bridal Event 2016 Part 1

Check out photos from The Bridal Event! Don't see your photo? Don't worry there are more to come!
Fri, Feb 26, 2016

Catering with Flair

Jungle Jim’s International Market is known for its unique flair, diverse selection and fresh products, but did you know that they bring those same qualities to your catered event?
Fri, Feb 26, 2016

Great Leaders Under 40 2016 Video 2

Check out video 2 from our Great Leaders Under 40 luncheon! You'll see responses from thought leaders of Zimcom, Procter & Gamble, Crossroads Church, UC Health, McFall Firm, SpotOn Productions and The Heart Institute at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Thu, Feb 25, 2016

A Dentist Office Worth Smiling About

When it was time for Dr. Edward Hesse, the dentist who owns Ross Dental Group, to open a new location, he turned to an old friend to help with the design.
Thu, Feb 25, 2016

Re-Imagining the Shopping Mall

In Butler County this fall, people were using words like “game changer” and “transformative.” Steiner says the anticipated success of Liberty Center is based on research that shows Butler and Warren Counties, between the two cities, is an underserved retail area.
Wed, Feb 24, 2016

Perfect Planning from One Place

When planning a wedding, couples often must resign themselves to spending vast amounts of their precious time visiting venues, searching for wedding professionals and keeping a close eye on a budget. The process is overwhelming, and when both the bride- and groom-to-be work fulltime, sometimes it can seem impossible.
Wed, Feb 24, 2016

Making Math Count

As a math specialist educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mrs. Sullivan is being intentional about how she teaches math from concrete, to pictorial, to abstract in a curriculum called Conceptual Math developed at The Summit’s Lower School.
Tue, Feb 23, 2016

Cincinnati Auto Expo 2016

A city-favorite Hart Production is the Auto Expo, which took place February 17-21, 2016 at Duke Energy Convention Center. This is Greater Cincinnati’s only annual automotive industry event, which showcases the latest new cars, trucks, SUV’s, crossovers and hybrids available on the market today.
Mon, Feb 22, 2016

Event Pics: The 23rd Annual Greater Cincinnati Heart Ball

One of the city’s largest and most elegant affairs, the Greater Cincinnati Heart Ball, was held on February 20th in the fabulous Grand Ballroom of Duke Energy Convention Center. The theme for this 23rd annual black-tie event was “Dine with Heart.”
Mon, Feb 22, 2016

When it Comes to Financial Planning, Begin with the End in Mind

As part of a comprehensive financial plan, my team at Northwestern Mutual works with our clients to help identify risks to retirement income. One of the biggest retirement risks is taxes – reducing your income and leaving you with less money to spend on what’s important to you.
Mon, Feb 22, 2016

Bridal Event Photos 2016

Check out photos from our 2016 Bridal Event
Sun, Feb 21, 2016

ATC Moves Into New Digs

Advanced Technology Consulting (ATC) recently moved into new office space in West Chester!
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

Dream Big

There’s an old saying -- “If you think hiring a professional is expensive, wait until you hire an amateur!” This is certainly true when it comes to hiring a wedding planner. Kathy Piech-Lukas, president and founder of Your Dream Day, a wedding planning company that has been serving Cincinnati and Dayton since 2004.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

Collaboration Makes for Better Experiences

There are many individual elements that go into planning a wedding. But what many couples forget is that these elements must mesh perfectly for the entire day to go smoothly.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

Changing the Outcome Together

Cincinnati Children’s is known for helping correct CHD in infants and children through surgery and treatment. Now they are going a step further and providing help for patients as they move into adulthood.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

Great Leaders Under 40 2016 Video 1

Check out video 1 from our Great Leaders Under 40 luncheon! You'll see responses from thought leaders of Mercy Health Physicians, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, LLP, Procter & Gamble, Greater Cincinnati Urban Young Life, The Christ Hospital Health Network and UC Health.
Thu, Feb 18, 2016

Dedicated Board Members & A New CEO Chart the Future

For more than 150 years, The Children’s Home of Cincinnati has transformed the lives of vulnerable children. It is an organization proud of living its tag line: “Amazing Stories. Created Daily.”
Thu, Feb 18, 2016

Catering with Excellence

The strength of a business is supported by the vigor and tenacity of those who work to make the company great. It is the incredible passion of the team at Four Seasons Catering that has enabled it to become one of the best catering firms in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.
Wed, Feb 17, 2016

A Legacy of Heart Healthy Giving Supports Groundbreaking Cardiovascular Research

When it comes to matters of the heart, Greater Cincinnati has a track record of giving that is among the most generous in the country.
Wed, Feb 17, 2016

10 Wedding Color Palettes for Spring

It’s one of the first questions everyone asks when they find out you’re planning a wedding – what are your wedding colors? Creative Invites & Events offers wedding color palettes inspired by Pantone's 2016 Colors of the Spring.
Tue, Feb 16, 2016

Hart Productions Names New CEO

Hart Productions, Inc., has named Victoria (Vicki) Hart chief executive officer, effective immediately. Hart is the company’s third CEO and first female CEO in 59 years of business.
Tue, Feb 16, 2016

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