August 2014 Issue


Carry Me Home

Ohio’s Underground Railroad and abolitionist sites are rich with history.

Explore the Arts in Canton

The Canton Arts District is home to collaborative artists who embrace individuality.

Sweet Sounds

These seven stops along the Mountain Music Trail offer a look into Appalachia’s musical heritage.

Vine Finds

From sprawling vineyards to boutique producers, we’ll give you a flavor for our state’s wine regions.

Food + Drink

4 Gourmet Hot Dog Spots to Try in Ohio

The folks behind four high-end hot dog joints discuss their inventive versions and share how to get creative at home.

French Blackberry Cream Pie

Make this great recipe courtesy of Marian Buchanan of Marian Kay Berry Farm in Lodi.


Back to the Land

The Cincinnati Art Museum spotlights Grant Wood’s famous twosome along with other portraits of the Midwest.

Country Time

We talk family and faith with Rascal Flatts lead vocalist and Ohio native Gary LeVox.

Home + Garden

How to Grow Blackberries in Your Backyard

We visited two Ohio growers who cultivate the fruit and got advice on planting your own at home.

Ohio Life

My Ohio: Experience Required

The real rewards from the summer jobs of our youth weren’t printed on a paycheck.

The Revival

Over-the-Rhine is one of the most intact 19th-century urban historic districts in the nation. Here’s how Cincinnati saved it.