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GCAC Presents: Mind Playing Tricks on Me

GCAC Presents: Mind Playing Tricks on Me

I remember when The Geto Boys 1991 hit Mind Playing Tricks on Me came out. Yeah, I’m old. And yeah, I’m so old it was…

Innovation District Proposed to Boost Entrepreneurism in Columbus

The Short North, Franklinton or Downtown could one day be home to an “Innovation District” – a cluster of buildings offering office space, living quarters…

Japanese Arcade and Gift Shop Opens in The Short North

Anthony Locke and Shane Mack first met at an anime convention and became fast friends. After attending many more conventions together throughout each calendar year,…

At Home: Wooded Oasis in Columbus

At Home: Wooded Oasis in Columbus

When you are looking to move to a wooded property, your mind probably does not…

Un-Bonusing the Teachers, Part Two

Un-Bonusing the Teachers, Part Two

On Wednesday, the teachers of Columbus City Schools were notified that the district was recalling…

Owner Now Looking to Sell Downtown Building, Not Demolish It

Owner Now Looking to Sell Downtown Building, Not Demolish It

Plans to demolish a three-story brick building at 330 Oak Street appear to be off…

Five Stories Proposed for Corner of Fifth and Summit in Italian Village

Five Stories Proposed for Corner of Fifth and Summit in Italian Village

Add the southwest corner of East Fifth Avenue and Summit Street to the long list…

Food News & Reviews View all

Treat to Try: Loralie’s Baking Co. Brownies

Treat to Try: Loralie’s Baking Co. Brownies

Lots of people don’t like cake, but it’s hard to find a person who won’t eat a brownie. Always the first…

Restaurant Roundup: 10 Restaurant, Beer and Hot Sauce Updates

Restaurant Roundup: 10 Restaurant, Beer and Hot Sauce Updates

Day in and day out, Columbus Underground brings you the latest in local dining and restaurant news. But sometimes there are…

Restaurant Review: Arepazo Tapas Bar Grille

Restaurant Review: Arepazo Tapas Bar Grille

The new Arepazo Tapas Bar Grille is doing its own thing down in the Brewery District. Sure, it’s from the same…

First Look: The MEATbar

First Look: The MEATbar

The MEATbar is a brand-new pop-up restaurant from Yavonne Sarber, announced last month as a replacement for Fin Restaurant, formerly located…

Cup O Joe Closing Short North MoJoe Lounge Location

Cup O Joe Closing Short North MoJoe Lounge Location

Exactly ten years ago, the Short North was radically changed when the I-670 cap opened, bridging the former highway gulch that…

Three Local Halloween Candies to Fill Your Plastic Pumpkins With

Three Local Halloween Candies to Fill Your Plastic Pumpkins With

Trick or treat, darlins’. It’s time to buy the Halloween candy. Sure, some people like to wait until October 31* for the big buy, but what’s the fun in that?…

First Look: The Chintz Room

First Look: The Chintz Room

The Chintz Room played host to a fundraiser for Jennifer Brunner and William Woods last night, two local candidates running for judiciary positions this November. The event marked the first…

Stone Brewing Shuns Columbus for Richmond Expansion

Stone Brewing Shuns Columbus for Richmond Expansion

Columbus beer lovers have been worked up for months about the possibility that Stone Brewing might grow their operations to the region with a $31 million expansion project. Local business…

Development View all

Proposal Would Redevelop Two Long-Vacant Campus Apartment Buildings

Proposal Would Redevelop Two Long-Vacant Campus Apartment Buildings

A Buckeye Real Estate proposal calls for the redevelopment of two long-vacant apartment buildings south of the Ohio State University campus. New apartments, townhomes, and…

The Jack Building Honored with 2014 Design Award

Neighborhood Opposition Puts Olympic Apartments On Hold

Nationwide Boulevard Road Diet on Track for Fall Completion

Upcoming Events View all

Oct
24
HighBall

Friday 10/24/2014 @ 12:00 am

Nov
2
Space Station 76

Sunday 11/2/2014 @ 6:00 pm

Nov
8
Moonlight Market on Gay Street

Saturday 11/8/2014 @ 1:00 pm

Nov
19
Love Is A Verb

Wednesday 11/19/2014 @ 5:30 pm

Founded in 2008, HighBall has become one of the most anticipated events in the nation for the Halloween season. Taking place in the Short North Arts District on High Street, HighBall began as a one-night event centered around the signature Costume Couture Fashion Show, where

Step right up and party with Fear Hundred as the Haunted Carnival opens its ghastly doors for one night only! Join us at 400 West Rich when the circus comes to town, bringing with it the creepiest local artists and performers under the Big Top. Feast your eyes on the daring

An Early Bird Screening of Stonewall Columbus LGBTFEST, Columbus Urban Pride and the Columbus International Film+Video Festival. Space Station 76 Jack Plotnick 94 minutes Sunday, November 2 7:00pm Studio 35 Cinema & Drafthouse 3055 Indianola Avenue Columbus, OH 43

The Moonlight Market is a unique Downtown event that takes place every second Saturday evening, April through December, from 6pm to 11pm. The event offers Downtown visitors a chance to shop underneath the stars at dozens of sidewalk retailers, and also visit our brick and mortar

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: A Niagra Foundation sponsored screening of Love Is A Verb 55 minutes Terry Spencer Hesser, Stephan Mazure Wednesday, November 19 Reception at 6:30pm ($15 plus $5 for the film or free for CFC/CIF+VF members) Pa