Amelia Robinson

Blogger and reporter Amelia Robinson is a native of Cleveland where she learned all about sarcasm and aircraft repair as a student at the now closed Aviation High School. The graduate of Ohio University's E.W. Scripp School of Journalism joined the Dayton Daily News staff in 2000 after a three-year stint at the Mansfield News Journal.  She writes about dining, nightlife, entertainment and lifestyle in the Dayton area. Robinson serves as president of the Greater Dayton Association of Black Journalists, serves on the Dayton Sister City Committee, Boonshoft Museum of Discovery’s Associate Board and is a member of the Junior League of Dayton.  Robinson writes the wildly popular Smart Mouth column featured in Saturday's Dayton Daily News.

Latest from Amelia Robinson

Axe throwing, beer drinking part of proposed new downtown business
 After hitting it big with Gem City Social Sports, Kelsey Calderone and Nathan Omlor are taking a whack at bringing a new business downtown that offers out-of-the-ordinary experiences like axe throwing. Calderone and Omlor want to open a bar and entertainment destination in the Huffman Block building in the Fire Blocks District. In addition...

Posted: a day ago

After hitting it big with Gem City Social Sports, Kelsey Calderone and Nathan Omlor are taking a whack at bringing a new business downtown that offers out-of-the-ordinary experiences like axe throwing. Calderone and Omlor want to open a bar and entertainment destination in the Huffman Block building in the Fire Blocks District. In addition...
Boar belly and big, bold buttery flavors make this new restaurant well worth the drive
 If you’ve reached the Indiana border, you’ve gone way too far. Double back.  You’ve missed one of the Miami Valley’s most ambitious and flavor-packed restaurants. Trust us, you don’t want to do that.  The Bison and The Boar, 3377 U.S. Route 35 East in West Alexandria, will open to the public from...

Posted: a day ago

If you’ve reached the Indiana border, you’ve gone way too far. Double back.  You’ve missed one of the Miami Valley’s most ambitious and flavor-packed restaurants. Trust us, you don’t want to do that.  The Bison and The Boar, 3377 U.S. Route 35 East in West Alexandria, will open to the public from...