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It’s Better Than OK

review Riley Higgins | art Mary Barone Every weekend from June 20 to Aug. 9 in 2020 was marked by the opening chords of "Sketch Book" by Janet Suhh. Capturing ...

Raya and the Last Dragon

story Ianni Acapulco | art Mary Barone In the soft light of the cave, two young girls made their way past the grand stone doors, their newfound friendship a pr...

Spreading the Good News

story by Natalie Mazey | photography by Ianni Acapulco Asianati has hosted “Asian Food Fest,” an event with vendors from Asian restaurants across the Cincinnat...
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One Cat at a Time

story by Emily Hormann | photography by Cassandra Muller Across the entire room, cats can be seen playing, sleeping, and perking up their whiskers. In one corn...
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Behind the Scenes

story by Anna Mullins | photography by Isis Summerlin and Fair Use A small group gathers on the sidewalk patiently waiting. Excitement builds as the first few ...
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Raising Stars Forward

story by Emily Hormann | photography fair use Joy and tears erupted across the wave of faces gathered at the airport, awaiting the plane carrying their loved o...
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#ITISREAL

Story by Rachel Anderson | Photography by Ekra Khalid East senior Keeley Goldberg smiles as she sees bright green wristbands adorn the wrists of her classmates...