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Photos: Pearl Market Opens for 2015 Season

Photos: Pearl Market Opens for 2015 Season

The Pearl Market officially kicked off its summer season today, lining Pearl Alley between Broad Street and Gay Street with a collection of artisan vendors,…

Hemingway’s Coffee Nook Adds Another Cafe Option to Columbus Commons

A new coffeeshop opened Downtown next to Columbus Commons back in March. Hemingway’s Coffee Nook, located inside the 175 on The Park building, is the…

Bareburger Adding Clintonville Location, Delivery Service

Just over a year after their March 2014 opening Downtown, New York-based gourmet burger joint Bareburger will be welcoming a second location in northern Clintonville.…

The List: 14 Most Endangered Buildings in Columbus

The List: 14 Most Endangered Buildings in Columbus

Columbus Landmarks announced its second annual “Most Endangered Buildings” list on Thursday, expanding it from…

The Big Give Raises Over $15 Million in 24-Hours for Local Nonprofits

The Big Give Raises Over $15 Million in 24-Hours for Local Nonprofits

The Big Give online donation campaign returned for its third iteration this week, and the…

Urban Neighborhoods Seeing More New Single-Family Homes

Urban Neighborhoods Seeing More New Single-Family Homes

As new construction reaches a fevered pitch in the central city neighborhoods of Columbus, it’s…

Short North White Castle Proposal Gets Design Updates

Short North White Castle Proposal Gets Design Updates

Borror Properties officially unveiled their plans last month for the redevelopment of the Short North…

Food News & Reviews View all

Izzy and Mo’s Opens on King Avenue

Izzy and Mo’s Opens on King Avenue

Magdiale Wolmark, the James Beard-nominated chef behind Till Dynamic Fare, has finally opened the doors of the long-anticipated Jewish deli Izzy…

The Cooking Caravan Asks: What’s in the Fridge?

The Cooking Caravan Asks: What’s in the Fridge?

Televised chef challenges typically involve exotic ingredient combinations. Think in terms of developing recipes that incorporate live octopus, star anise, and…

More Coffee & Coworking Coming Soon to Franklinton

More Coffee & Coworking Coming Soon to Franklinton

Coworking in Columbus has seen some ups and downs over the past several years, but judging from the success of several…

Jeni’s Retail Stores to Reopen on May 22nd

Jeni’s Retail Stores to Reopen on May 22nd

As promised earlier this week, Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has restarted their production kitchen after a voluntary shutdown following a listeria…

Jeni’s Plans to Resume Ice Cream Production This Week

Jeni’s Plans to Resume Ice Cream Production This Week

After figuring out the source of the listeria problem at Jeni’s last week, the company has been working around the clock…

Local Cantina Possibly Expanding to Brewery District

Local Cantina Possibly Expanding to Brewery District

The Brewery District may be welcoming a fourth Local Cantina restaurant in the near future. Owner George Tanchevski requested a liquor license transfer from 1505 W. Fifth Avenue (a former…

Restaurant Review: The Chintz Room

Restaurant Review: The Chintz Room

Of the grande dames of the Columbus Food League, only the femmie Chintz Room remains standing. To be sure, in the wake of Surly Girl and Betty’s departures, there are…

Restaurant Review: Basil Thai, Brewery District Edition

Restaurant Review: Basil Thai, Brewery District Edition

The space inside 460 South Front feels familiar. It is familiar. It’s been the recent home of Front Street Bar & Grill and a Frezno revival. Walkable and urban: it…

Development View all

Photos: Urban Living Tour 2015

Photos: Urban Living Tour 2015

Editor’s Note by Walker Evans: On Sunday, May 17th, over 610 people participated in Columbus Underground’s second Urban Living Tour event, which featured over 30 stops…

Lucas Lofts Development Approved in Franklinton

Details Revealed on Five-Story 310-Unit Mixed-Use Buildings in East Franklinton

No Movement on Chips ‘n’ Go Expansion as Complaints Mount

Upcoming Events View all

May
22
Jeni's Reopening

Friday 5/22/2015 @ 7:00 pm

Jun
13
Plant Pride on Parsons Spring 2015

Saturday 6/13/2015 @ 9:00 am

via their site: You are cordially invited to the grand reopening of our scoop shops Please join us for this joyous occasion!

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED to help with planting new flowers in the 126 Planters along the avenue. There will also be litter pickup along Parsons Ave, and weeding and mulching flower beds. Come join the fun, bring your family and have your friends sign up today!