Author: College Hill CURC

College Hill community ‘going Hollywood’ in Memorial Day weekend drive-in

May 15, 2020 (Local 12). COLLEGE HILL, Ohio (WKRC) – A local community found a way to let residents enjoy a night at movies, while safely social distancing. The College Hill Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation is sponsoring “The Hollywood Drive-In Theater” over Memorial Day weekend. Each night, starting Friday, May 22, the parking lot behind…
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College Hill Hosts Hollywood Drive-In Theater for Memorial Day Weekend

May 17, 2020 (News Break). College Hill Community Urban Redevelopment Corp is hosting a socially distant Memorial Day Weekend event that is sure to entertain. Kicking off on Friday, May 22, the parking lot of College Hill’s historic Hollywood Theater is being transformed into a drive-in movie theater on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, with…
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A Makeshift Drive-In Movie Theater Popped up in College Hill This Weekend

May 23, 2020 (Cincinnati Refined). The Hollywood Drive-In Theatre kicked off Friday, May 22 with a screening of ‘The Sandlot’. The film was played in a makeshift drive-in on the back of the historic Hollywood Theater in College Hill. The nightly event runs through Monday, May 25 and is hosted by College Hill CURC (Community…
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College Hill Hosts Hollywood Drive-In Theater for Memorial Day Weekend

May 15, 2020 (CityBeat). College Hill Community Urban Redevelopment Corp is hosting a socially distant Memorial Day Weekend event that is sure to entertain. Kicking off on Friday, May 22, the parking lot of College Hill’s historic Hollywood Theater is being transformed into a drive-in movie theater on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, with different films screened…
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College Hill’s Hollywood Drive-In Theatre is staying for the whole summer

May 27, 2020 (Cincinnati Enquirer). College Hill has transformed its Hollywood Theater into a drive-in movie experience for the neighborhood for the entire summer. The College Hill Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation first showed films during Memorial Day Weekend to benefit the historic Hollywood Theatre, which opened in 1925. The organization has decided to extend the experience for the…
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Local businesses find new ways to stay open during coronavirus pandemic.

March 28, 2020 (WCPO). Area businesses are innovating, coming up with new ways to reach customers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Some are going to extra lengths to make sure they have a business to return to once the virus runs its course. For Tina Stoeberl, every cup of coffee adds up. “I start every day…
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COVID-19: Here are big and small ways local businesses, community members can help healthcare workers

March 26, 2020 (Cincinnati Enquirer). Silk Road Textiles, a craft shop in College Hill, is offering do-it-yourself face mask kits for $15. The kit includes instructions and materials needed to make 15 masks. Place an order before noon Thursdays by calling 513-541-3700 or email silkroadcincy@gmail.com. Pick up is between 3 and 6 p.m. on Thursdays at 6106 Hamilton…
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Coronavirus pandemic: Highlighting the good and the bad of the emergency response

“Bravo to the College Hill Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation for giving 14 neighborhood business district tenants a break on their rent in April due to the economic impact of the coronavirus. Taking this burden off of these small businesses that are in a financial pinch because of the governor’s directive to close in order to thwart the…
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Local small businesses hoping for community support

COLLEGE HILL, Ohio (WKRC) – Many small businesses around the Tri-State are still up and running. Thanks to several types of community support, owners are staying optimistic.

Cincinnati organization waives month’s rent for 14 businesses amid COVID-19 outbreak

CINCINNATI (WLWT) — An organization in College Hill is taking steps to help local businesses affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.