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by Brian Kaiser

Best Mexican

El Vaquero 15.8%of 12,414 votes You know you’re in line for some authentic Mexican when the titles of the dishes are mostly in Spanish (and have corresponding numerals). If you are tired of white-washed Mexican…

by Collins Laatsch

Angst im Dorf

German Village’s popular Schiller Park celebrates the neighborhood’s German influence by honoring one of the country’s most famous poets. It hasn’t always. This May will mark 100 years since the park was renamed Washington Park…

Midnight Son

If a tragic teen coming-of-age film doesn’t exactly sound like the kind of fare you’d expect to find starring a Schwarzenegger, it’s because you’re thinking of the wrong Schwarzenegger. Audiences eagerly awaiting Patrick Schwarzenegger’s first…

Maggie Daley Park

Family Spring Break

It’s time to hit the road—and this time the fam is coming with. Who else better to be your trip advisors than (614) readers who’ve vacationed with the kids without burning up the Family Truckster…

by Ed Gately

Opening Volley

Ever since Ed Gately floated the word in our interview this month, I’ve been thinking of the notion of “permanence.” In a city that has often disregarded our own history in favor of something new…

by Shoot 2 Studios

The Big Day: Lynn + Matt

Reception: The Capital Club Dress: David’s Bridal Suit: Express Men Cake/Flowers: Sam’s Club Rings: Howard’s Everyone wants their Big Day to be a marquee event. But Matt + Lynn got to experience that literally. The Capital grads—they…

by Amy Ann Photography

The Big Day: Alexa + Alex

Dress: Alfred Angelo Suit: Men’s Wearhouse Wedding Party Gifts: Macy’s Catering: Cameron Mitchell Catering Cake: Cakes Creatively by Crystal Rings: David Johnson Flowers: Elbowgrease Design and Ashley’s Floral Wedding Planner: Alex Carsonie Hair and Makeup:…

by Anne Evans

The Big Day: Haley + Stephen

Music: Josh Cianca of Buckeye Entertainment Dress: Sample Sale hosted by Luxeredux Bridal Boutique Suit: Sofyano Cake: PolkaDot Cupcakery Rings: Diamond Cellar (engagement), bands from Gemvara (bride), Amazon.com (groom) Flowers: Vessel Floral Design Wedding Planner:…

by Amy Ann Photography

The Big Day: Brandon + Joseph

Reception: Franklin Park Conservatory Music: Bluewater Kings Band Suits: Tom James Company Cake: Suisse Shop Bakery Rings: Broyles Flowers: Vessel Floral Events Wedding Planner: Danielle Rizqallah, Marisa Skaff (Joe’s sisters) Officiant: Nikolas Pedro (Joe’s brother) Rain….

by Angela Fortin Studio

The Big Day: Harmon + Kristin

Reception: All Life Center Music: Jesse Powers, Chad Warren, Tony Bonardi, Andre Walker Dress: AliExpress (ceremony); Renz Rags (reception) Suit: Pursuit (reception) Food: Timmy’s Meltdown Cake: Two slices of cake, limoncello and carrot, from Weiland’s…

by The Howard Brand

The Big Day: Morgan + Lawrence

Bartending: Shekar & Oinos Bridal Assistant: LEC Concierge Suits: Men’s Warehouse Polaris Dresses (ceremony): Wendy’s Bridal Dress (reception): B. Loved Bridal Boutique Cake: Tricia Gale (TG) Patty Cakes Catering: My Gourmet Caterer Music: Lauren Porter…

by Best Day Ever

The Big Day: DJ + Renee

Venue: Grange Insurance Audubon Center Music: George Brazil Dress: Nordstrom Suit: Pursuit Food: Bosc & Brie, Destination Donuts, Sugar Lush Confection House Booze: BYOB Rings: Anne Holman, The Smithery Flowers/decor: Hilliard Floral Design Wedding planner:…

The Big Day: Tyler + Felicitee

Venue: Bride’s parents home (Cambodian), St. Brendan Catholic Church (Catholic) Reception: Scioto Reserve Country Club Dress: Wendy’s Bridal Suit: Men’s Wearhouse Cake: Katie Koivisto, The Cake Studio Rings:  Sawchuck Jewelers (engagement); Hanoush Jewelers (bride), BellyssaJewelry…

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Inn and Spa at Cedar Falls innatcedarfalls.com By Lesley Jenike Upscale without the pretension, the Inn and Spa at Cedar Falls in Logan is located right in the heart of the Hocking Hills, close to…

Sara + Chris Photo by Rouxby Photography

The Big Day: Cityscape

Those with a desire for sunshine and an open sky, but a slightly lower tolerance for bugs and grass clippings may lean to the side of an urban promenade. There are no shortage of green…

Kristen + Ryan Photo by Hillary Ferguson

The Big Day: Great Outdoors

Sometimes four walls just can’t hold the dream party you have planned. The great outdoors can create the biggest, and maybe the best, frame for your wedding. The crunchier among us may opt for a…

Temi + Ayo Photo by Paul Woo

The Big Day: Generations

Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. The generations that came before us help envelope us into traditions and usher us into the next chapter of our lives. Who is this whole to-do really for, if not…

April + Alex Photo by DiBlasio Photography

The Big Day: Dress

Full-length princess gown? Boat neck, tea-length dress? No matter which way you slice it, it’s the focal point of a wedding. The bride is the star of the show, and the dress is her superhero…

Camille + Rickey Photo by JazzyMae Photography

The Big Day: Architecture

The dress, the food, the music. All the planned elements of the big day converge to create a cohesive scene. But perhaps no element of a wedding is quite as effective at framing and transporting…