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Road Trip: The Land Of The Cross-Tipped Churches

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Sister Barbara Ann Hoying operates a press to make the hosts used fur Catholic communion services.
5:00AM
July
16, 2012

Every week this travel season, we’re taking you to an interesting but sometimes-overlooked part of Ohio. This week we’re heading to the Land of the Cross-Tipped Churches to tour the Convent of Maria Stein

Road Trip: Zane’s Trace

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Downtown Somerset sits on the historic Zane's Trace.
5:00AM
July
9, 2012

Every week during this travel season, we’ll take you to an interesting but often-overlooked part of Ohio. This week we’re headed to the town of Somerset to explore one of Ohio’s first roads.

Road Trip: Put-In-Bay

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Put-in-Bay is known for idyllic views, but it was also home to one of the most important battles in U.S. Naval history.
5:00AM
July
2, 2012

Every week this travel season, we’re taking you to an interesting but sometimes overlooked part of Ohio. This week we’re headed to the Lake Erie island for a look back at one of the most important battles in U.S. Naval history.

Road Trip: Southwest Ohio And The Underground Railroad

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The former home of abolitionist and former slave John Parker in Ripley, Ohio.
5:34AM
June
25, 2012

Every week we’re taking a Road Trip to a little known but interesting part of Ohio. This week we’re exploring southwest Ohio and the village of Ripley’s role in the Underground Railroad.

Road Trip: The Crockery Capital Of The U.S.

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The small city in eastern Ohio is considered the pottery capital of the U.S.
8:01AM
June
18, 2012

Every week this travel season, we’ll take you on a road trip to an interesting, sometimes-overlooked past of Ohio. Today we head to East Liverpool, the Pottery Capital of the United States.

Road Trip: Cleveland’s Asia Town District

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People gather in Cleveland's Asia Town district to watch a traditional dance.
6:34AM
June
11, 2012

This travel season, we’re taking you on a series of road trips, all part of “The New Ohio Guide.” This week we head to Cleveland’s vibrant Asia Town district.

Road Trip: Rebuilding Meigs County

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Paul Strauss and other members of United Plant Savers are trying to get away from the area's 150 year history of extractive industries.
5:00AM
May
28, 2012

All driving season we’re taking you on a series of road trips exploring Ohio. This week we head south to Meigs county to see how one non-profit is working for developing more sustainable ways to use the land.

Road Trip: Bird Watching Along Lake Erie

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A Prothonotary Warbler rests on a tree at Magee Marsh, which sits near the shores of Lake Erie between Sandusky and Toledo.
11:52AM
May
10, 2012

This travel season we’re taking you on a series of road trips that make up “The New Ohio Guide.” This week we head to the shores of Lake Erie for some of the world’s best bird watching.

Road Trip: An Ohio Prairie’s Place In Aviation History

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Huffman Prairie
6:24AM
May
4, 2012

During this travel season, we’ll be taking you on a series of road trips exploring Ohio history. This week we explore the state’s aviation trail and a quiet, unassuming place near Dayton called Huffman Prairie.