Casinos are where action is
The flagging hotel market has a Fort Mitchell-based hotel operator looking to double the number of its casinos by the end of the year.

Teach employees how to put on an act
If companies want to retain employees - or for that matter retain clients or customers - they need to have workers who care 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Pass It On Pet Supplies offers low-cost options
SHARONVILLE - Tina McCarty knows plenty about living on a budget. As the mother of five boys, she's an expert in finding top-drawer merchandise at bargain prices. She scours resale and consignment outlets for everything from toys to togs.

What's the Buzz?
Montgomery Inn ribs and the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters. Barbecue sauce and tennis whites? Not two things that normally go together.

Tipsheet improved
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Business notes
An eatery with a view is now open in downtown Lawrenceburg.

Software can help photo jobs
Just as desktop publishing made it easier to improve the look of printed documents, digital photography is making it easier to add photos and images to all business communications - in print and presentations or on the Internet.

Top private firms saw recession
Even before the recession hit in March 2001, Greater Cincinnati's largest private businesses saw the tough times coming.

Drees Co. grabs top ranking in the 100
The Drees Co. earned the top spot in this year's Greater Cincinnati 100, but company officials say that the home builder is even bigger now.

Vehicle dealers showed the way
The tech bubble burst, the U.S. economy slumped, and consumers ducked for cover from terrorists.
These 100 show best of can-do spirit
Health care costs bite deep
Accountable to themselves
Habegger posts 50th profit in 50th year
Builder moves up - for now
Floturn flourishes as others fall
Sumerel service adds to revenue
Companies: Outlook for economy is grim
Everclear emerges as true up-and-comer

Erpenbeck archive
A. William Erpenbeck spent years building a company that appears to be crumbling. One of the Tristate's biggest home builders, the Erpenbeck Co., is under federal investigation for a suspected bank fraud that is affecting lenders, subcontractors and home owners. Click here for links to all Enquirer reports.