June 2015 Issue


Festivals & Events in Western PA

Pittsburgh and the western Pennsylvania countryside have a great lineup of summer happenings.

Food + Drink Finds in Erie, PA, and Western NY

Visit eight great spots in Erie, Pennsylvania, and western New York.

Lake Erie Islands: 6 Great Spots

Whether you love nature, history or just hanging out, here are six ideas to get you started.

Outdoor Adventures: 8 Ways to Get Active

It‘s time to try something new this summer. Here are eight outdoor adventures to try in Ohio.

Walk Through Music History in Detroit

A visit to Detroit offers a walk through the history of America’s pop sounds.

Food + Drink

4 Ways to Reinvent Lemonade this Summer

Need some help dressing up summer’s favorite refresher? From ginger to basil to lavender, we’ve got you covered.

Ohio Wines: Raise a Glass at Summer Festivals

Celebrate Ohio-grown grapes and Buckeye State wines at these six summer festivals taking place in 2015.

Taste History at Carillon Brewing Co.

Carillon Brewing Co. offers visitors a glimpse into 1850s-era Dayton through the food and drink of the times.


American Dreams

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage examines how immigrants and minorities embraced baseball as a way to fit into society.

Meet 4 Ohio Artists

We talk to four Ohio artists about their background, influences and passion for creating.

Ohio Life

How an Ohio High Schooler Designed Our 50-Star Flag

In 1958, Robert Heft of Lancaster envisioned an updated American flag. The rest is history.

Live Well Ohio: June 2015

Working outside in your yard can have real health benefits.

World's Largest Matchstick

Wadsworth’s Ohio Match Co. began making its famous blue-tipped wooden matches in 1895. It went out of business in 1987, but the company’s legacy lives on