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Very Local Week: Tune into WLWT next week to find hidden gems in your backyard
CINCINNATI — Thank you for trusting WLWT News 5, connecting you to stories that matter every day. Now, get even closer to the place we call home with our free streaming app called Very Local. The app offers 24/7 access to WLWT news, weather and more. Find hidden gems...
Megan Mitchell’s Exciting Return to WLWT News 5: A Homecoming to Remember
In a delightful announcement that has Cincinnati buzzing with anticipation, WLWT and Hearst Television recently shared the news that the beloved Megan Mitchell will be making her triumphant return to WLWT News 5 as an Anchor/Reporter for weekday mornings, commencing in January. For those familiar with WLWT, Megan Mitchell’s name is synonymous with trusted news reporting, as she previously graced the station’s screens for an impressive seven-year tenure, which began in 2016.
Where Unassuming Exteriors Hide Tantalizing Delights: Unveiling Local Hangouts in Cincinnati
Where Unassuming Exteriors Hide Tantalizing Delights: Unveiling Local Hangouts in Cincinnati. Welcome to Cincinnati, Ohio, where unassuming exteriors often hide tantalizing delights. In this article, we will unveil three local hangouts in Cincinnati that have captured the hearts and taste buds of both locals and visitors. These hidden gems are more than meets the eye and offer a unique dining experience.
Cincinnati native appears on 'Shark Tank,' makes $250K deal with Barbara Corcoran
A Cincinnati entrepreneur recently snagged a multi-thousand dollar investment deal on a popular business reality show. Jasmine Hudson, a Winton Woods High School alum, and her partners Madia Willis and J'Aaron Merchant pitched their company, Black Paper Party, on ABC's "Shark Tank" on Friday, Dec. 8. During the episode, the...
Holiday shop City Flea at Factory 52
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - You can shop local this holiday season. The ever popular City Flea is back at Factory 52 in Norwood. Cuhlayuh Huff from Factory 52, and two market vendors Khisha Asubuhi from Originalitees and John Myer from &Sundries, talk about the Dec. 9 and 10 market.
Megan Mitchell 'follows her heart' back to Cincinnati
After a year in a top 5 TV market, anchor-reporter Megan Mitchell says she's following her heart and returning to Cincinnati's WLWT-TV in January. "It was always my dream to make it to a top 5 market and I've worked hard to make that happen. But now, I have to follow my heart and return to my community. SEE YOU IN JANUARY!!!" she announced on social media.
20 Things To Do in Cincinnati This Weekend (Dec. 8-10)
Look out, Cincinnati — drunken Santas will be taking over downtown this weekend. SantaCon is back for its annual party-like-a-Santa bar crawl. If you're looking for a holiday event this weekend, you're in luck — there are numerous events destined to get you into the holiday spirit. There's also a Krampus appearance and a few haunted holiday attractions. The Cyclones are giving away Christmas ornaments, the Cincinnati Pops are playing their holiday show and there's plenty of other live music opportunities. Scroll down to see our weekend event picks.
Win 6 Tickets to Land of Illusion’s Christmas Glow!
Celebrate the season at The Christmas Glow, over 3.8 million lights at the 2-mile long Christmas Around the World drive-thru experience, visit Santa at the Christmas Village Santa Workshop or just take in the majestic lights of the 45-foot Christmas Tree as you and yours warm by the gas fire pits.
Quench Your Thirst in Cincinnati: Exploring 4 Outstanding Juice Bars & Smoothies
This article presents a curated list of four exceptional Juice Bars and Smoothie spots in Cincinnati. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences in the comments section below:
New company offers rides to and from CVG airport
HEBRON, Ky. (WKRC) - The new face of taxi will be zipping around CVG Airport. The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport just launched a ride service called zTrip. There’s a bright white kiosk now sitting outside baggage claim. If you aren’t familiar with it yet, you might be soon. zTrip...
New Black-owned nightclub has sophisticated vibe for Downtown patrons
West Fourth Street has seen the newest addition in Cincinnati's ever-changing Downtown area. The Black-owned LoVe on Fourth nightclub has officially opened at 138 W. Fourth St., offering elevated entertainment, happy hours and VIP options for the neighborhood's young professionals. The opening is part of Cincinnati Center City Development Corp.'s...
Narnia is brought to life as a musical at the Cincinnati Children's Theatre
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - You do not need to walk through an old wardrobe to be transported to the fantastical land of Narnia. C.S. Lewis' 'Narnia' is being brought to life by the Cincinnati Children's Theatre. Artistic director Roderick Justice and John Langley who plays the lion king: Aslan talk about...
Embrace the Chill at Cincinnati's PRM Handmade Market: A Winter Wonderland of Local Artisans, Food, and Drinks
As winter approaches, Cincinnati is preparing to embrace the chill with a unique event that combines the warmth of community spirit with the thrill of local craftsmanship. The event, known as the PRM Handmade Market, is set to take place on Sat, Dec 09 from 6pm - 11pm.
Here's how you can get 50% off any Starbucks drink each Thursday until 2024
CINCINNATI (CNN Newsource/WKRC) - Starbucks is helping us get into the holiday spirit this year with its newest special offer. Starting this Thursday, Starbucks will be offering half-off drinks every Thursday throughout the month of December. A coupon for 50% off any drink will be available to reward members in...
Swedish Metal Icons Meshuggah Take the Stage at Cincinnati's Brady Center [PHOTOS]
Meshuggah, one of the most iconic metal bands of the past few decades, brought their fall tour to Cincinnati's Andrew J Brady Music Center on Dec. 6. The band was joined by fellow metal acts In Flames and Whitechapel.
Cincinnati restaurateur brings new BBQ, karaoke concept to Liberty Center
CINCINNATI (Cincinnati Business Courier) - A new barbecue and karaoke joint is coming to Liberty Township. Cowboy Sally’s, a take on Texas barbecue, will celebrate its grand opening from 11 a.m.-midnight Wednesday, Dec. 13 . It’s located at 7521 Gibson St. in what used to be a McK’s BBQ at Liberty Center.
Five of Ohio's best locally owned pet stores
Do you have a furry friend? If so, you might be glad to know that Ohio is home to several locally owned pet stores. They offer everything from tasty treats to fun squeaker toys, and the quality products and friendly service will have you returning for more. The shops include:
Some ticketing websites are selling seats for a Metallica concert in Cincinnati. But there is no concert.
Some Cincinnati fans of the rock megastars Metallica thought their prayers have been answered: Third party websites are now offering tickets to a Metallica concert in Cincinnati in August 2024. The sites claim the band will be performing two shows at the Heritage Bank Center downtown on August 16 and...
New Riff cocktails and gift ideas
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - There's something new to explore at the north end of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. New Riff Distilling can help you with some Christmas shopping and a place to relax when the shopping is done. Catherine Manabat, the hospitality manager at New Riff, shared some holiday cocktails from...
Graeter's Ice Cream to release special holiday flavor at 8 stores. Here's where to find it
Winter may be around the corner, but it's never too cold for ice cream. Graeter's Ice Cream announced this week a new holiday-themed flavor, Peppermint Stick Chocolate Chip, will be released Friday. According to an Instagram post from the local ice cream chain, the exclusive flavor was made to celebrate...