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Monica Warren Wants to Give You A Makeover

Monica Warren Wants to Give You A Makeover

“Classic Chic with a love of bold accessories” sums up Monica Warren’s style. “I love a classic jeans and t-shirt or a little black dress…

Theatre Review: CATCO’s [title of show] is Explosive, Electric, and Warm

[title of show] is one of the freshest, funniest musicals of the last 10 years (it premiered at a festival in 2004 but its final form…

Review: Old Wood and Ancient Haunts, New Works by Linda Gall

Painter Linda Gall is known for her evocative images of abandoned industrial sites inhabited by an odd assortment of antique porcelain figurines. Depicted as if…

Multiple Openings & Closings at The South Campus Gateway

Multiple Openings & Closings at The South Campus Gateway

While OSU students are away for the summer, the South Campus Gateway is undergoing multiple…

Photos: The 2015 Columbus PRIDE ‘Be the Change’ Parade

Photos: The 2015 Columbus PRIDE ‘Be the Change’ Parade

Editor’s Note by Anne Evans: It was a rainy PRIDE this year, but that didn’t…

Beer Legislation Brewing in the General Assembly

Beer Legislation Brewing in the General Assembly

The Ohio General Assembly has spent a lot of time thinking about alcohol in the…

Revised Pearl Street Project Moving Forward in Italian Village

Revised Pearl Street Project Moving Forward in Italian Village

Borror Properties’ 848 North Pearl Street project received conditional approval on Tuesday from the Italian…

Food News & Reviews View all

Restaurant Review: Flatiron’s New Menu

Restaurant Review: Flatiron’s New Menu

To be honest, Flatiron Bar & Diner didn’t need to change a thing. It has a loyal following; lots of regulars,…

Explorers Club Closes Restaurant, Shifts Focus to Food Truck

Explorers Club Closes Restaurant, Shifts Focus to Food Truck

Sad news for South Side residents: Explorers Club has closed their brick and mortar location at 1586 South High Street. The…

BrewDog Officially Confirms Canal Winchester Location for US Brewery

BrewDog Officially Confirms Canal Winchester Location for US Brewery

When Scotland-based BrewDog announced earlier this month that they were expanding to the US by way of the Columbus region, they…

State Law Update Allows Beer Consumption on Pedal Wagon

State Law Update Allows Beer Consumption on Pedal Wagon

Thousands of riders have hopped on board the 15-person Pedal Wagon vehicle in Columbus since its launch in 2013, but due…

The Flamingo Room Bar & Restaurant Opening Soon in Olde Towne East

The Flamingo Room Bar & Restaurant Opening Soon in Olde Towne East

A new Southern-style bistro is coming to Olde Towne East. The Flamingo Room bar and restaurant will occupy the former L’Appat…

Restaurant Review: Tandoori Grill Xpress

Restaurant Review: Tandoori Grill Xpress

Normally, a review of a hotel snack shop like G&Z Stores would be something a CU reader could expect on April Fool’s Day. The possibilities for writer snark are endless.…

Restaurant Roundup: Bottles, Cans, Openings, and More

Restaurant Roundup: Bottles, Cans, Openings, and More

In the constantly revolving orbit of restaurant news, CU has the latest scoop. Here’s out what’s happening now: Wolf’s Ridge Brewing is introducing new bottles, and a new pastry chef.…

First Look: Crimson Cup in Upper Arlington

First Look: Crimson Cup in Upper Arlington

After nearly 25 years in business, Crimson Cup has opened their second retail location today on Lane Avenue in Upper Arlington. The local coffee roaster has made a big business…

Development View all

Construction Starts on One East Gay Development Downtown

Construction Starts on One East Gay Development Downtown

Fifteen months after a fire emptied out the building located at 11 East Gay Street, work has begun to redevelop the property. Local developer Day…

Next Grandview Yard Apartment Building Announced

Proposed Building on East 15th Could Enable Future Development

Kaufman to Develop 78 Apartments and Condos in The LeVeque Tower

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Upcoming Events View all

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Arch City Comedy Festival

Thursday 9/3/2015 @ 12:00 am

Since 1982, the residents, friends, families, and supporters of Olde Towne East have volunteered countless hours to organize, plan, and host an annual tour of homes. During the tour, the Olde Towne East Neighborhood Association (OTENA) showcases some of the most beautiful and his

The Arch City Comedy Festival is a three-day stand-up comedy and podcast festival in the historic Short North Arts District area of Columbus, OH. Our inaugural year will take place September 3-5, 2015 via multiple shows at the Garden Theater, The Green Room, AXIS and surroundin