April 2019

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Travel

Lakeside Getaways

Whether you’re looking for family fun, foodie finds or island adventures, here are nine ideas to get you exploring.

Toledo: Natural Getaways

From the Toledo Zoo & Aquarium’s new natural history museum to the Maumee River Water Trail, check out these Glass City attractions. 

Visit 7 Ohio Nature Preserves

In 1959, The Nature Conservancy began protecting land in Ohio. Here are preserves you can visit to see our home in its natural state.

West Virginia: Mountain State Music

These five music venues host national names and local favorites while celebrating the state’s deep musical roots.

Food + Drink

3 Great Ohio Grilled Cheese Spots

If you like cheese melted and piled high with lots of other good stuff, you’ve come to the right place.

Amish Country Sweets: 7 Great Stops

A trip through the countryside provides an opportunity to sample a variety of treats that embrace tradition and creativity.

Arts

‘Life in the Age of Rembrandt’

The Columbus Museum of Art celebrates the Dutch master with an exhibition illustrating his impact on artists who followed.

Spring Arts Preview 2019

We highlight 14 exhibitions, shows and festivals that offer a look at all the season has to offer.

Spring Arts Preview: Parade the Circle

The Cleveland Museum of Art's signature summer event returns with color, music and art for all ages.

Home + Garden

Garden Inspiration

Designer David Thorn shows us around his Chagrin Falls home and shares his ideas for creating memorable outdoor (and indoor) spaces.

Ohio Workshop

Joe and Matt Vojacek’s business embraces creativity and ingenuity in its home decor pieces.

Ohio Life

3 Questions: Janet Kavandi

The director of the NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland discusses her time in space and being inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame.

Clary Gardens, Coshocton

Founded in 1907, this spot invites little ones and their parents to learn about and be inspired by the natural world.

Essay: When Is Opening Day?

Why does baseball have such a hold on us? One writer delves into the roots of our eternal love for the game. 

For the Love of Baseball

As the Indians and Reds head back to the field, we celebrate Ohio’s two storied franchises and our state’s deep ties to America's pastime. 

Legendary Club

The Cincinnati Reds celebrate the 150th anniversary of becoming baseball’s first pro team in 2019. Here are a few home games to put on your schedule.

Piatt Castles, West Liberty

Mac-A-Cheek castle builder Abram Piatt’s son, William, first opened the family’s twin mansions to the public in the early 20th century.

Tribe Time

The Cleveland Indians welcome the All-Star Game back to downtown Cleveland in 2019. Here are a few other games at Progressive Field to put on your calendar this year.