In an effort to more easily connect you to Black-Owned businesses in Northside, we’ve compiled this list of Black-Owned Businesses in our Northside community, from food and art, to hair and nails, youth mentoring, personal training and more! • Ajani’s Gourmet Strawberries Ajani’s Gourmet Strawberries is a Sweets Boutique specializing in chocolate covered strawberries, and…

Welcome to a safe and socially-connected-at-a-distance community art show! Create your own ScareCorona, a variation on the classic scarecrow, let’s get medieval and scare that virus away. Using materials and clothing from around the house, construct a silly, scary or whatever you are feeling figure. You can even make chair-coronas. Let’s make a walking/driving art…

NORMAL IS CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE! Northside’s Business District is special in that it is almost exclusively owned and operated by local residents, including the employees supported by them. If you’re able, please place an order from one or some of them, or inquire about purchasing gift certificates for future use, which enables some cash…

On this International Women’s Day, let’s take a moment to recognize all the women owned (or co-owned) and operated businesses in Northside’s eclectic business district: – Ajani’s – Gourmet Strawberries – Beautiful Strands Salon & Barber Shop – Beehive Salon – Boswell’s – Cincinnati – Bridges Nepali Cuisine – Casablanca Vintage – The Chocolate Bee…

At last night’s NEST – Northsiders Engaged in Sustainable Transformation Annual Meeting, it was officially announced that a new affordable housing project, Apple Street Senior, building 57 studio, one and two-bedroom apartments, will be built on the former Save-A-Lot site at 4145 Apple Street in Northside. Residents of the building must be above the age…

Submit your artwork to be displayed at the new Cincinnati Metro Northside Transit Center, for all of the community to see! All submissions must be images of original two-dimensional artwork created by the applicant artist/artist teams, and centered on the theme of “What Northside means to me.” (PLEASE NOTE: The original call for submissions has…

Thanks to Cincinnati’s District 5 Police for putting together this overview of 10 year crime stats, 2009-2019, comparing neighborhood to neighborhood too. Click on individual slides below, or view the PDF version here –> Cincinnati Police District 5 Resource Meeting 1/29/2020. If you have comments or questions, feel free to attend the next Northside Business…

Up For Grabs Day is an annual community swap meet located at NorthChurch, 4222 Hamilton Avenue. Clean out your cabinets and closets of items you no longer need but still can be useful to others. Join your neighbors for this fun, fast-paced, casual event to build community and save reusable goods from the landfill! As…