Cover Story

Artist Maria Uhase wants viewers to ‘look deeper’

Interview by Rosalie Murphy When Maria Uhase was a kid, her mother taught art lessons in their Wadsworth home. She experimented with arts and crafts from a young age, and when she was old enough, she began ...

The Corner Pocket

When a neighborhood is a neighborhood unto itself words and photos by Mark Schweitzer The pocket neighborhood. If you’ve never lived in one, then you’ve probably never seen one, since they are often hard to f...

Dive Bar Family Christmas: The Ballad of Ray & Mario

When being home for the holidays means working the bar by Chris Horne It’s Christmas. You’re still a kid. This is supposed to be your day. Maybe you got some new clothes, some new toys. You want to play. Enjo...

Issue 2 Cover Story | ‘The State of The Scene’

Good, bad or ugly—digging into the Akron music scene cover story by Jenny Conn; photographs by Shane Wynn   It’s Friday night in mid-February at Jilly’s Music Room. Temps are single digits with a wind...