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New Pearl Street Building to Feature Unique Public Art Piece

New Pearl Street Building to Feature Unique Public Art Piece

When the Italian Village Commission gave their conditional approval to Borror Properties’ new project at 848 North Pearl Street earlier this month, it marked more than…

Photos: Comfest 2015

Intro by Walker Evans: Just like nearly every other festival this month, Comfest was hit hard with rain. The party with a purpose was shut…

Re:work Furnishings Opens Grandview Area Workshop and Store

Recycling, upcycling, sustainable sourcing and local reclamation are all the rage when it comes to home decor these days, and the two local entrepreneurs behind…

Meet the 2015 Columbus Foundation Summer Fellows

Meet the 2015 Columbus Foundation Summer Fellows

The Columbus Foundation is pleased to announce participants in its 2015 Summer Fellowship Program. Now…

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…

Ginther: “I am not a target of this investigation”

Ginther: “I am not a target of this investigation”

Columbus City Council President Andrew Ginther hosted a media conference today to address allegations that…

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…

Food News & Reviews View all

Ohio’s Own: RJ’s Hot Diavolo Sauce

Ohio’s Own: RJ’s Hot Diavolo Sauce

It sure looks like spaghetti sauce. It’s in one of those tallish glass jars with a metal lid, the contents are…

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 Patisserie and Cafe space at 1159 Oak Street. Yusef…

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

60-Unit Building on East Ninth Moving Forward, More Housing on the Way

60-Unit Building on East Ninth Moving Forward, More Housing on the Way

Community Housing Network (CHN) is moving forward with their four-story, 60-unit apartment building on East Ninth Avenue after receiving tax credits for the project from…

Battelle Looking to Develop Prime Real Estate in Harrison West

Construction Starts on One East Gay Development Downtown

Next Grandview Yard Apartment Building Announced

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Upcoming Events View all

Jul
8
Fright Club

Wednesday 7/8/2015 @ 6:30 pm

Sep
3
Arch City Comedy Festival

Thursday 9/3/2015 @ 12:00 am

Fright Club - a monthly movie event showcasing the best in underseen horror - moves to the Gateway Film Center. Wednesday, July 8 we will kick off our first event at Gateway with the 2006 horror comedy Slither. Before Guardians of the Galaxy, writer/director James Gunn paid tri

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