New research from the University of Cincinnati, in partnership with local nonprofit Caracole, shows a self-service vending machine filled with harm reduction supplies such as naloxone helped prevent overdoses and contributed to Hamilton County’s overdose deaths decreasing in 2021.
Culture FIX: May 18-24
I try to be eclectic in these selections, to make sure I’m covering many tastes and interests, but I think this week I might have outdone myself. Or maybe Cincinnati is simply outdoing itself? You get to decide.
Culture FIX: May 12-18
It must be getting near cicada time, right? As you continue to look for signs, take a look at these emerging events below. But no need here to be careful where you step.
Rhinegeist, Lagniappe and Russian operatives? Ya gotta pay the rent!
Mannequin, the Over-the-Rhine boutique whose sales benefit eight charities, is holding its fifth annual “Rent” fundraiser.
Plaid-clad partiers boost Caracole
Over 475 guests donned their finest plaid- and aquatic-themed attire to plunge “Under the Sea” at Caracole’s fifth annual Party in Plaid.
Caracole’s Party in Plaid takes the plunge
Grab your board shorts and mermaid tails in preparation for Party in Plaid Plunges Under the Sea.
What goes with plaid? Obviously, it’s punk.
The injection of punk into Caracole’s fourth annual Party in Plaid brought the largest crowd ever – a total of 575 guests – and more than $105,000 raised.
Caracole’s Party in Plaid adds star power
Caracole was already bringing extra attitude to its fourth Party in Plaid by inviting punk to the party. But now… now, it has star power in the form of “Project Runway” All Star Asha Ama Daniels.
Caracole’s Party in Plaid adds punk
Caracole is adding extra attitude for its fourth Party in Plaid. Punk! Party in Plaid and Punk will feature a live band, cocktails, dinner by the bite by Jeff Thomas Catering, a fashion show and a dance party hosted by DJ Pillo.
Caracole’s Party in Plaid adds punk flair
Pull out your safety pins and red tartan, and get ready for Party in Plaid and Punk! Caracole’s popular – and ever-evolving – Party in Plaid will return, bringing punk to the mix.