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Lynn Meyers keeps figuring out what's next for Ensemble Theatre and Over-the-Rhine

As Ensemble Theatre celebrates its 30th birthday and confirms its expansion plans, Lynn Meyers reflects on OTR's resurgence as a "great metaphor for life."

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Arts + tech + creativity = Cincinnati's first Tidal hackathon

ArtsWave and Cintrifuse lead a unique collaboration to launch Tidal: Art + Tech Challenge April 8-10, gathering local creatives for a weekend hackathon to help Cincinnati arts organizations.

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City of Cincinnati's minority inclusion efforts gain traction in the new year

The city's new Minority and Women Business Enterprise Program is shifting into high gear, giving small businesses a chance to become economic catalysts for the entire Greater Cincinnati region.

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Loud and Proud: King Records comes back to life

As efforts to save the original King Records studio in Evanston remain in flux, new educational efforts led by nearby Xavier University keep the King legacy alive.

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Happy holidays!

The Soapbox elves are taking a break over the holidays, with the next issue of Soapbox slated for Jan. 5. Until then, enjoy our year-end roundup stories of 2015 highlights.

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Soapdish: Good public transit makes Cincinnati competitive, not trendy

Walkability, bikeability, ride and bike share and modern transit such as streetcars are the "new normal," and Cincinnati needs to step it up. Our goal is not to be trendy, it's to be competitive.


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Nickol Mora inspires a new generation of leaders

Under Nickol Mora's new leadership, Public Allies is cultivating the next generation of young, diverse leaders ready to shift the tides of social change across Greater Cincinnati.

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2015 was a huge year for Cincinnati innovation

We recap Soapbox’s 2015 innovation and entrepreneurship coverage in order to stand back and marvel at the startup community's collective accomplishments while getting ready for more to come.

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Northern Kentucky FAME partners with educators, manufacturers to drive jobs

Northern Kentucky leaders are betting on an education-based jobs push from the local Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (FAME) chapter, a partnership among 18 area businesses, allied groups and academic institutions.

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Eddy Kwon tries to be the change he encourages Cincinnati to embrace

Eddy Kwon describes himself in multiple ways — performer, composer, teacher, activist — that allow him to engage differently for his various projects as director of MYCincinnati Youth Orchestra.

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My Soapbox: Cameron Kitchin, Cincinnati Art Museum Director

Cameron Kitchin says his first year as Director of the Cincinnati Art Museum "exceeded my expectations in every way." He looks ahead to new exhibitions, new leadership and new technology in this Q&A session.

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Neighborhood Heroes: "Super Friends" fight crime together in Covington

Replace superhero characters with a nonprofit leader, a police chief and a grandmother and you have Covington's Super Friends, using the power of teamwork to create a safe and vibrant Westside neighborhood.

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Artists can be the "connective tissue" of a neighborhood, but first they need a place to live

Artspace and other developers' creation of affordable artist live/work housing is a proven initiative that reinvigorates neighborhoods and brings members of diverse communities together.

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Building Engaged Communities: Why Xavier is promoting the cooperative movement

Cincinnati's role in the cooperative movement is rapidly expanding. Over the next year, by teaming up with a number of co-op organizations around town, Xavier University will host a three-part conference to spread the word; the first event is Nov. 12.
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