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How NKY is using public transit to boost economic development

TANK gets creative in connecting residents to jobs and trying to work around traffic congestion, while Newport citizens look to import the Cincinnati Streetcar and related investments.


Catalytic Fund's Beyond the Curb offers inside look at iconic NKY homes

New initiative entices residential and commercial real estate buyers with a behind-the-scenes look at high-profile properties in NKY river towns.


Old and new join forces to drive progress in Newport

An influx of community-minded businesses and people in recent years is helping expand Newport's residential and commercial growth.


As the great outdoors beckon, Riverfront Commons comes into focus

This summer will see construction and development activity in Ludlow, Covington, Newport, Bellevue and Dayton to start filling in gaps along the 11-mile Riverfront Commons walking/biking trail.


Northern Kentucky occupies sweet spot in the candy industry

NKY candy manufacturing giants and small, independent confectioners alike gear up for the Easter season (and beyond).


Skyward connects education to industry via NaviGo Scholars

A partnership forged by Skyward connects NaviGo Scholars with high school juniors from Bellevue, Dayton, Holmes, Ludlow, Newport and Walton-Verona high schools to explore environmental science topics and potential careers.


Year in Review: Highlights show growth for NKY businesses, communities, education and health

As 2015 comes to a close, Northern Kentucky leaders suggest highlights of the region's civic achievements, notable milestones, new businesses and emerging trends for the year.


Celebrating the holiday season across Northern Kentucky

Northern Kentucky communities are planning a slew of holiday celebrations as interesting and distinctive as the neighborhoods themselves. Check out all the details here.


Great Outdoor Weekend celebrates nature with free family fun

The Green Umbrella Regional Sustainability Alliance hosts more than 120 free interactive events, workshops and demonstrations during the Great Outdoor Weekend Sept. 26-27, plus year-round activities for all ages.


Beer culture on the rise in multiple NKY communities

The craft beer business is booming across Northern Kentucky, where breweries and taprooms draw big crowds and even more are in the planning stages.


Tide of new development sweeps through Newport

Newport is poised for strategic transformation that holds citywide promise for the future, from new riverfront development to affordable housing projects to a homecoming for Wiedemann's beer.


The sky's the limit for myNKY

After receiving 15,000 ideas from a community engagement campaign, the "myNKY" plan produced a five-year playbook for achieving long-term prosperity in Northern Kentucky and a new name for the lead organization: Skyward.

The Purple People Bridge, a rail bridge until 1987, re-opened to pedestrians in 2003

A river runs through Northern Kentucky

Riverfront cities like Dayton, Newport and Covington were once ideal for manufacturing, heavy industry, shipping. Now, those towns are seeing a boom in riverfront retail, residential, and commercial development. Here's a closer look at the projects bringing Northern Kentucky together on the waterfront.

Licking River at Newport, KY

Northern Kentucky: It's in the water

How a regional water technology cluster is building on a century-long legacy of innovation to grow business and create a bright economic future.


Northern Kentucky announces 2013 growing companies

Twenty-one projects created a total of 2,282 jobs and over $466M in economic impact for NKY. Read more on our incredible year and the 2013 Thoroughbred companies that grew with us last year.
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