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First Major Piece of 15th and High Redevelopment Approved

First Major Piece of 15th and High Redevelopment Approved

Edwards Communities received approval last week from the University Area Review Board to build a six-story, mixed-use development on the east side of High Street…

It’s Farmers Market Time – 2016

There are some new Farmers Markets popping up around town, so it’s time for an update on where you can find local, fresh produce and…

Theatre Review: Available Light’s Feels Like (the body project) Finds the Universal in the Very Specific

Available Light’s Feels Like (the body project), which opened last night, takes on maybe the hardest challenge of any art but one uniquely suited for theatre:…

Columbus Makes Art Presents: Scott Woods on Columbus’ Thriving Poetry Scene

Columbus Makes Art Presents: Scott Woods on Columbus’ Thriving Poetry Scene

Columbus’s poetry scene is growing, and after meeting local poet Scott Woods I had to…

Urban Living Tour Returns on May 15th

Urban Living Tour Returns on May 15th

Columbus Underground is excited to announce the third annual Urban Living Tour, an event featuring…

View on Grant Apartment Proposal Receives Design Updates

View on Grant Apartment Proposal Receives Design Updates

The View on Grant apartment development proposal went back in front of the Downtown Commission…

The Madison Mixed-Use Redevelopment Moving Forward

The Madison Mixed-Use Redevelopment Moving Forward

The group of historic buildings located at 72-90 North High Street that have been proposed…

Food News & Reviews View all

Treat to Try: Giorgio Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

Treat to Try: Giorgio Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

Giorgio Cookie Company is a little bakery that set up shop in Bellaire, Ohio a few years ago. It’s made a…

Cameron Mitchell Relocating HQ to Renovated Buggyworks Office Building

Cameron Mitchell Relocating HQ to Renovated Buggyworks Office Building

Yesterday, local firm Cameron Mitchell Restaurants (CMR) announced that it will be relocating its offices just a few blocks from Park Street…

Red Velvet Cafe Owners Opening New Filipino Restaurant

Red Velvet Cafe Owners Opening New Filipino Restaurant

The team behind Pickerington-based Red Velvet Cafe will soon be opening a new concept in the Fifth by Northwest area. Bonifacio,…

Combustion Brewery & Taproom Opening in Pickerington this Fall

Combustion Brewery & Taproom Opening in Pickerington this Fall

Pickerington will soon be welcoming a new brewery, spearheaded by a soon-to-be veteran of Gordon Biersch. Combustion Brewery and Taproom is slated…

Restaurant Roundup: New Pizza, New Drinks, New Cookbooks & More

Restaurant Roundup: New Pizza, New Drinks, New Cookbooks & More

In the constantly revolving orbit of restaurant news, CU has the latest scoop. Here’s out what’s happening right now: Build-your-own pizza…

Treat to Try: Gluten-Free Twinkies from Bake Me Happy

Treat to Try: Gluten-Free Twinkies from Bake Me Happy

Twinkies and Oatmeal Pies; they’re not all bad. Sure, the sanctimonious are endlessly horrified at anyone’s professed love for the packaged, processed treats. That’s all the more reason to love…

Restaurant Review: Tacos Fogoncito

Restaurant Review: Tacos Fogoncito

If there’s a famous taco joint in town, it’s probably Los Guachos. The Food Network put it on the map when it celebrated the top five tacos in the nation,…

Restaurants for Sale: Two Zen Chas, Japanese Steakhouse & More

Restaurants for Sale: Two Zen Chas, Japanese Steakhouse & More

Businesses regularly change ownership and management, and restaurants are no exception. A restaurant for sale by no means indicates that it is closing — but when a restaurant is listed…

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Upcoming Events View all

The Women's Fund of Central Ohio is hosting is Keyholder 2016 event this year with actress, author, producer, trailblazer, and humanitarian Vanessa Williams. The Keyholder Event is a night to convene as a community and amplify the voices of women and girls. You hold the key to be

The Moonlight Market is a monthly outdoor street festival / marketplace on Gay Street in Downtown Columbus. It takes place every Second Saturday from April through October. The event draws thousands of visitors each month to enjoy the brick-and-mortar businesses in the area who s

Columbus Underground is excited to announce the third annual Urban Living Tour, an event featuring urban living options and opportunities in Downtown Columbus and its surrounding neighborhoods. The Urban Living Tour has grown rapidly over its first two years, with over a thousan

The Sunlight Market offers a variety of entertainment options. Street musicians are out busking on Gay Street each month, the local bars offer a wide variety of drink specialities and you might even catch sight of a juggling unicycler, street magicians, guerilla al fresco painte

The Moonlight Market is a monthly outdoor street festival / marketplace on Gay Street in Downtown Columbus. It takes place every Second Saturday from April through October. The event draws thousands of visitors each month to enjoy the brick-and-mortar businesses in the area who s