Wine & Design at Window Accents

At Window Accents’ Wine & Design event on Jan. 3, guests left with their fill of nutritious snacks, salubrious sips and fresh tips on how to live a healthier lifestyle from guest speaker Doug Gibson of Sensible Fitness. Window Accents hosts monthly Wine & Design nights with diverse and diverting topics. Stay in the know—sign up for their newsletter at WindowAccentsInc.com.

Valentine Kickoff

On Jan. 5, Dr. Kathryn Lorenz was crowned the official 2019 Loveland Valentine Lady during a ceremony at the Loveland Kroger. This year’s official Valentine Card was also unveiled at this annual love-centric event. The hand-drawn card was designed by Donna Treinan, trumpeting words enveloped in a heart, “there is nothing in this world so sweet as love.”

Holmes Custom Renovations at the Home Remodeling Expo

Holmes Custom Renovations, a home improvement “best” based in Blue Ash, was eager to share their knowledge of siding, decking, windows, gutters, roofing and more at the Greater Cincinnati Remodeling Expo in late January. Inquisitive, interested homeowners spoke one-on-one with Ian Holmes, covering everything from their signature process to exceptional quality of work. HolmesOhio.com

PetCare Animal Hospital’s Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Dr. Peter Hill was all smiles as he cut the ribbon in front of his new Loveland office—a bigger, brighter space boasting state-of-the-art surgery suites, digital X-rays and in-house lab capabilities. In addition to your usual furry friends, PetCare Animal Hospital also specializes in bird and reptile care. Additionally, Dr. Hill is a staff veterinarian at the Newport Aquarium. PetCareCincinnati.com

Christmas in Loveland

A little rain couldn’t dampen Loveland’s Christmas spirit. On Saturday, Dec. 15, downtown Loveland was transformed into a Winter Wonderland complete with carriage rides, a live nativity, carolers, chestnuts (roasted on an open fire) and of course a visit from Santa. Businesses welcomed patrons with hot chocolate, cider and cookies. It was the perfect way to ring in the holiday … Continued

Little Miami River Chamber Alliance Annual Awards Dinner

On Nov. 15, more than 200 people gathered for the Little Miami River Alliance Annual Awards Dinner to honor and thank Loveland’s standout businesses and individuals, among them NEST, Loveland Sweets and Bespoke DIY for 2018. Held at Receptions Banquet Center, the night included cocktails, a silent auction, dinner and awards, with special guest Channel 9’s John Popovich announcing the winners. 

Cappy’s Annual Black Friday Sale with Toys for Tots

Hundreds of people donated toys and funds for a chance to purchase the year’s rarest brews—the line starting at 3 a.m. and culminating in the event’s best turnout. “We collect hard-to-find beers and limited releases,” says owner Ben Capodagli. “Sent by brewers nationwide just for this great cause.” Nearly 700 bottles later, the Marines had … Continued

Kids Ninja Charity Challenge

Kids of all ages put their agility and endurance to the test at the annual Kids Ninja Charity Challenge on October 13th. The fitness event transformed Symmes Park into a giant obstacle course. New this year, the course was designed by James Wilson, the "Nati Ninja."  All proceeds from the event benefit NEST Community Learning Center. NestCLC.org

Gallery Veronique 10th Anniversary Show

Gallery Veronique's 10th Anniversary show on October 12th was nothing short of stunning. The food, company and of course the artwork were celebrated over the course of two days. World-renowned abstract painter Maya Eventov was the guest of honor, and she eagerly discussed her palette-knife technique and creative inspiration with guests. GalleryVeronique.com

BIGGBY COFFEE

Longtime Loveland residents Dustin and Amy Hepburn opened a Biggby Coffee location just off Branch Hill-Guinea Pike on October 16th. Amy is a second grade teacher at Meadowview Elementary in Milford, and Dustin is a former real estate agent. "When we saw this location—smack dab in the middle of where we live and work—it was a no-brainer," Amy … Continued