If You Build It, They Will Come

How do you describe a company whose owner doesn’t solicit publicity, least of all in a public forum like this? 

Top Five Things You Should Know About Open Enrollment

It’s that time of year—the season to make important Medicare and health insurance choices. Need some pro guidance? Josh Hountz and Alex Meer from HealthMarkets offer tips to help you navigate your options.

Loveland Soul

With more than 25,000 records in stock, downtown Loveland’s Plaid Room Records queues up a head-spinning inventory of great music by both classic and contemporary artists.

Apple of My Eye

The holidays are approaching—and as much as we let ourselves get caught up in the shopping craze or family-packed frenzy, there’s nothing better than gathering together to make memories and savor the food you love.

But First Thunderdome

The names are as varied as their cuisine—Bakersfield, Eagle, Krueger’s, Kaze. Downtown delights even the most casual connoisseurs of cuisine have most likely heard of, if not sampled (repeatedly) in person. A fraternity of seriously good food, all under the watch of one local authority: Thunderdome Restaurant Group.

Still Growing

While the past 20 years have seen Blooms & Berries Farm Market serving up a healthy slice of autumn amusement with their Fall on the Farm festival (think corn maze, hayrides, caramel apples and, of course, pumpkins galore), this family business is so much more than that.

Beyond the Beer

Golden sunlight gleams through towering window openings. The rusted iron and broken glass panes have nearly vanished. The space is illuminated with details time almost forgot: soaring concrete ceilings, wood beams, intricate piping, unique symmetry and colorful graffiti tags. For decades, the mostly abandoned Peters Cartridge Company has haunted the Kings Mills valley where Grandin Road meets the Little Miami River. On…

From Mexico With Love

“Chilango” is Spanish slang for someone who is a native of Mexico City. Of the husband and wife team who own and operate the fresh-casual Mexican restaurant by the same name, Mark Bennett refers to himself as the literal Chilango, having been born and raised in Mexico City by British parents. All nicknames aside, Chilango Fresh Mexican has elevated the notion…

Make Tracks

A touch of bold, a bit of wild. A hint of ferocity that turns heads, makes you feel like you’re going places—and getting there in enviable style.

Turning Heads

They say never judge a book by its cover. But most of us do anyway, especially when it comes to houses. After all, if you take a drive down just about any street in America, you’ll surely find yourself making mental notes of what you do and don’t like about each house. This phenomenon, aptly called “curb appeal” has had us fascinated…