Kids dig 'Summer Sprouts'
A lone apple tree spreads its umbrella of shade over a scruffy lot at 1411 Race St. between two turn-of-the-century buildings, one boarded up, the other with barred windows. The tree has survived 14 years amid sweltering asphalt and city exhaust in Over-the-Rhine.

Sunless tanner: Good tone, a bit streaky
We sent our volunteer Fashion Panel to the shelves to test Neutrogena Instant Bronze Sunless Tanner.
Style Extra: Starburst prom outfits win prizes

Event draws blueprint for young professionals
No promises, but the principals behind Sunday night's ground-breaker of a party at Riverbend are all pretty sure it's going to happen again. Sooner, rather than later. And more than once.

Kiesewetter: Brolin to play Reagan on miniseries
LOS ANGELES - Barbra Streisand sleeping with a Republican? She will be soon when her husband, actor James Brolin (Hotel), stars as Ronald Reagan in CBS' The Reagans miniseries for November.

Share your summer mix
Do you have a favorite summer mix - a CD or tape that screams summer, that makes you want to pull on your swimsuit and hop on a lounge chair?

Get to it!
A guide to help make your day.

'Water Dancers' avoids cliche
Here's the beauty of Water Dancers: It can be all kinds of things to all kinds of people.

'White Dragon' leaves you wanting more
Do you love finding a great book, something you knew nothing about, which you then want to shove into the hands of all your friends?
Page turners: What you are reading
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Seabiscuit races back into the spotlight
Seabiscuit opens in theaters nationwide Friday, the moment of truth for an extraordinary production, based on an extraordinary book, inspired by one of the most extraordinary sports figures in American history.
Seabiscuit raced at River Downs in its heyday
Film extras share a wealth of stories

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Roller coaster craze never-ending cycle
The Fourth of July weekend is the busiest time of the year for roller coasters. And nowhere in the country is busier than the Tristate, with 72 coasters within a four-hour drive. Columnist Jim Knippenberg reports on his tour of 46 coasters at six amusement parks in six days.
ONLINE EXTRA: Rate and review the 46 coasters, and see what others think
Tour diary: 46 coasters, 3 states, 6 days
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Readers share memories of flight
In honor of the 100th anniversary of flight, we asked readers to share their own memories of flying. Hundreds of folks did. Here are some of our favorites.
ONLINE EXTRA: More responses not included in print edition

Summer festival guide
It's summer - time for sunburns, humidity and a slew of festivals in the Tristate. Use this guide as a roadmap to fun for your summer weekends.

Summer Camp Guide
Find the summer experience that's perfect for your child with our annual guide to hundreds of camps in the Tristate area.

Fit City: Get up off the couch
Tristaters are overweight and out of shape, a survey shows. To change Fat City to Fit City, the Enquirer is beginning a year-long project to get you going on your own fitness program.

Technology news
Our weekly guide to computers, the Web and the latest gadgets.

Music lovers toast Cammy winners
A sold-out crowd of more than 1,110 local music lovers packed Jillian's for the seventh annual Enquirer Pop Music Awards (the Cammys). See who won.

Women of the Year
The Enquirer honors 10 Tristaters for their service to their community. The newspaper has recognized women of distinction annually since 1968.

On the Same Page
Join this year's community reading project.

Early look at Tall Stacks 2003
Two newcomers will join the world's largest gathering of historic riverboats, when Cincinnati's Tall Stacks Music, Arts & Heritage Festival recreates the steamboat era in October.