Way back in the 19th century many immigrants from Germany moved west towards a growing city on the beautiful Ohio River. They established their homes, neighborhood and businesses in an area located just several blocks north of the river, which reminded them of a famous river in their home country. Just as in many cities across the United States, people move and former popular areas become replaced by newer ones. Sadly, the historic old neighborhoods soon begin to fall into neglect, emptiness and deterioration. Fortunately in recent years, city developers and businesses saw the value of this old neighborhood and began to restore the buildings for use by new stores, restaurants, bars, offices and homes. Now this original German immigrant neighborhood is thriving and very popular once again, as tourists and locals enjoy coming downtown to... Over The Rhine In Cincinnati.