A Healthy New Year.

Happy New Year from all of us at West Chester & Liberty Lifestyle! As we kick off 2017, we are given 365 new days and a chance at a fresh start. It’s tradition to take this time to focus on making positive changes in our lives. This Healthy Living edition of West Chester & Liberty Lifestyle is packed full of…

Second Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser

The Caring Community Collaborative, along with the Liberty Center Foundation, held its second annual Empty Bowls fundraiser at Liberty Center. The event benefited Reach Out Lakota and the Faith Alliance Summer Lunch Program. Those attending selected a handcrafted bowl to take home, and enjoyed a meal prepared by area chefs.

Boys & Girls Club Dinner Event

Olympic medalist and four-time world heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield spoke to guests at the annual 
West Chester-Liberty Steak & Burger Dinner on November 2. The event is a fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club, 
which helps children in the Lakota School District.

January 2017 Around Town

Seven local women were honored on November 18 at the West Chester ■ Liberty Chamber Alliance’s annual Women of Excellence Awards Dinner & Gala. Through their careers or volunteerism, these women have enhanced business, education, culture, philanthropy, and provided outstanding service to our region. The honorees included Tina Cartwright, Jimmie Lee Cheek, Kerry Hendel, Sheila A. Mixon, Dr. Sharon Phillips,…

Habitat For Healing

If healing is an art, the artist is Jamestowne, the brand new rehabilitation facility for inpatient and outpatient therapy in nearby Hamilton. The rock and glass structure features five-star accommodations, but it is all about healing with comfort and quality of care.

Financial Fitness

The New Year often prompts a look at the scale and a visit to the doctor for a physical check-up. But we don’t always think about having a financial check-up––learning where we stand when it comes to our home and financial situation. Guardian Savings Bank’s Senior Loan Officer, Wally Bates, shares tips on how to tailor a “Mortgage Check-Up” to meet…

A School For All

If you’re from Cincinnati, you’re no stranger to the question, “Where did you go to school?” While in other cities the answer is that of a college or university, it’s often asked in our hometown with expectation of hearing the name of a local elementary or high school.

A Healthy 2017

Betsy Brothers and Janet Nash, co-owners of Gracetree Yoga & Growth Studio in West Chester, offer simple suggestions to spark healthful changes for your new year. Keeping health resolutions can be challenging, but these ladies share their best tips to help you stay on track in 2017.

The Iron Woman

Heroes come in many different packages with many different messages. One local West Chester woman is heroism personified. She is powerful, smart, determined and full of compassion. Meet Renee Zegar, West Chester’s very own “Iron Woman.”

Hands Against Hunger

If you’re looking for a way to accomplish that New Year’s resolution to make a difference, look no further. Down the road in Sharonville, a local non-profit organization offers a chance to do just that. A Child’s Hope International (ACHI) seeks to mobilize the community to help care for vulnerable children around the world by sending them healthy meals and clean…