The Wanderer

The Wanderer | February 2018

by Dave Daly Letting the Silver Slide at Quarter Up 02/14/2018 The weather has been a little dodgy lately and I’ve taken to an all-sweats lifestyle. In a hoodie, sweat pants and crocs I could go anywhere...
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The Wanderer | December 2017

On Christmas…   by Dave Daly 12/8/17 It’s early December and we are knee deep in the Christmas swamp. While some regale the decorations, music and joy, others, like me, don’t. I’m too busy getting ro...

The Wanderer | November 2017

Dinner, Drink and a Movie   words and photos by Dave Daly 10/30/17 You know how in some sequels the original star of the first movie is not present in the second? Think ‘Teen Wolf’ and ‘Teen Wolf Too’. Thi...

The Wanderer | Springing on Sushi Katsu

  by Holly Brown   Spring is something I had never truly experienced before I moved to Akron. Having lived in northeastern Massachusetts and up, up, upstate New York (we’re talking twenty minutes...

The Wanderer: Staying in with Fat Bob

words and photos by Holly Brown   I have a very intense love/hate relationship with winter. It’s hard to deny that nothing quite beats the first snowfall of the season, how everything looks soft and m...

The Wanderer: Taco Tuesday

words by Holly Brown, photos by Lia Pietrolungo There are two things I know to be true: Tuesdays are for tacos, and nothing warms you up in the transition to winter quite like authentic Mexican food. For that ...

The Wanderer: Night at the Waterloo

words by Holly Brown, photos Ryan Whipple The night was cool, autumnal. Just after 7, it was already dark and drizzling, fallen leaves whipping around in the sudden gusts of wind. It was October in everything....

The Wanderer: Resurrection at Dontino’s

Words and photos by Holly Brown I would be very willing to bet that Italian food has the capacity to bring human beings back from the dead. Whether it’s the heartiness, the affinity for carbohydrates, or the ...

The Wanderer | Climbing Through Flavor: Everest Restaurant

by Holly Brown When the Chicken Thali was placed on our table, I stared in reverent silence and then said to Ryan, “That is the most majestic dinner I have ever seen.” And that it was. In front of us were f...

The Wanderer: New and in Fairlawn

words and photos by Holly Brown New! Shiny! Hype! Maybe it’s the exclamation points that have drawn you into yet another trip down food lane with yours truly, but, I think we can all agree that the hype surrou...