Ohio Cooperative Living

Buffalo Soldier

Historic photo courtesy of the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center Charles Young was born into slavery in Mays Lick, Kentucky, in the time just after Abraham Lincoln delivered the...

The Salty Dog Museum

The Salty Dog Museum got started when Ron and Mark needed space to build a salt flats car to race at the Bonneville Salt Flats — it was on their bucket list. They went on to take four world records with...

Innovation leaders

SCADA systems help electric cooperatives monitor and control what is happening in their service territory. When it comes to adopting new technology, electric cooperatives are David beating...

Life’s a bowl of cherries

Cherry Oat Breakfast Smoothies Yes, February is a time to celebrate love, but in culinary terms, it’s all about cherries. There’s no better way to mark both Presidents Day and National Cherry Month...

As far as the eye can see

Owner Howard Miller watches customers roam the floor of his hardware store in Hartville. It’s one of the largest independently owned hardware stores in the world. Large windows inside Howard Miller’s...

Time for a change

We say goodbye to Country Living after 58 years. The brand new Ohio Cooperative Living debuts in March. A look back Country Living came into being at a time when the country was still getting used to the...

On the leading edge

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives One of the things that makes our family of electric cooperatives so unique within the utility arena is our ability to stay on the leading...

Pro seniors: Cincinnati company helps older citizens

Pro Seniors often draws crowds at its presentations. Middletown was once a bustling steel and paper manufacturing hub along the banks of the Great Miami River in southwest Ohio. The majority of...

Universal Lettering: Home of the iconic FFA jacket

On the wall at Universal Lettering is a display of FFA jackets from different eras — though they have stayed mostly the same since their 1933 debut. When general manager Cory Hoops gives tours of the...

The icemen cometh

Chad Hartson sits in a 2017 Lamborghini he carved out of ice for the 2016 Detroit International Auto Show. The highlight of February’s Winterfest in Perrysburg will be the U.S. National Ice Carving...