The Hiker: Andy Niekamp
In 2011, outdoorsman Andy Niekamp set out to tackle the Buckeye Trail. Nearly 90 days later, he became the first person to complete the route’s 1,444 miles by himself.
LiveWell Ohio: June 2021
Doctors share advice for protecting your skin from the sun’s rays and how to safeguard yourself against the itches and ouches waiting for you in the woods.
Secret Ohio: Cy Young’s Grave
The man whose name is synonymous with Major League Baseball pitching excellence
is buried in Tuscarawas County.
1936: Great Lakes Exposition Opens
On June 27, 1936, the city of Cleveland unveiled a vibrant exposition that drew millions of visitors to the lakefront during the course of its run.
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The Amazement Park
H. John Hildebrandt worked at Cedar Point for 40 years. As the legendary amusement park celebrates its 150th anniversary, he looks back at our connection to Ohio’s summer playground. READ MORE >>
3 Questions: Nate Ebner
The Dublin native, Ohio State standout and NFL veteran’s new book shares how his father shaped his personal journey through athletics and life. READ MORE >>
On A Mission
When “Star Trek” fan Russ Haslage set out to launch a fan club for his favorite science fiction franchise, he turned to the show’s creator. Decades later, the International Federation of Trekkers has chapters around the globe and a headquarters in Huron, Ohio. READ MORE >>
The Robinson-Shuba Commemorative Statue
This addition to Youngstown’s Wean Park immortalizes the famous handshake between baseball players George Shuba and Jackie Robinson. READ MORE >>