June 2014 Issue


Big Ideas

Dayton’s long history as a cradle of innovation comes alive at these historic spots.

Country Sights, City Lights

Western Pennsylvania caters to a range of tastes, whether you want to explore rural living or downtown destinations.

Great Escapes

Check out these six summer events in Chautauqua County, New York, and Erie, Pennsylvania.

Island Finds

These six food-and-drink spots at Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island will give you a taste of offshore living.

On a Roll

Head to Michigan, and you’ll find events that celebrate putting the pedal (or pedals) down.

Summer Savings

We’ve found deals at our state parks, museums and more that will help you plan a budget-friendly summer

Food + Drink

Grape Expectations

If you’re looking to sip the bounty of Ohio’s wineries, these four festivals are a great place to begin.


Game Changer

“The Art of Video Games” comes to Toledo, taking visitors from “Pac-Man” era to today’s immersive and enthralling digital worlds.

Natural Order

Five artists appearing in Columbus this month discuss how the patterns and processes found in the world we share have shaped their work.

Home + Garden

(Not Quite) Roughing It

Ohioans with a knack for outdoor fun offer their advice for creating the ultimate backyard campout.

Grow an Ohio Herb Garden

We asked two experts to share a few favorite herb varieties, whether you’re growing outdoors or inside.

Ohio Life

My Ohio: Competitive Nature

The Little Miami Triathlon’s sense of adventure draws a nonathlete from the sidelines.

The Strange Tale of Ten Cent Beer Night

What the Cleveland Indians dreamed up during the summer of 1974 is a bizarre slice of baseball folklore and an odd page of Ohio history.