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MLK Day Celebration Focuses on the Work Left To Do

MLK Day Celebration Focuses on the Work Left To Do

“Slow down!” shouted someone at the head of the march. “But the mayor’s running!” someone shouted back. Mayor Michael Coleman walked at a quick step…

James Ragland Enters Race for Columbus Mayor

The race to replace outgoing Mayor Michael B. Coleman just got another contender with the news that James Ragland has officially announced his candidacy for…

Five-Story, 219-Unit Apartment Building Proposed for Jeffrey Park

Wagenbrenner Development will present the latest plans for their Jeffrey Park development to the Italian Village Commission tomorrow. The plans call for a five-story, 219-unit…

Theatre Review: Newsies’ Dance and Music Delights

Theatre Review: Newsies’ Dance and Music Delights

Disney’s touring production of Newsies marched its way into a fairly packed Ohio Theatre last…

Ohio Community College Leaders React to Obama Proposal

Ohio Community College Leaders React to Obama Proposal

Last week, President Barack Obama announced an ambitious new proposal to offer more Americans an…

Glass Axis Opens in Franklinton on Friday

Glass Axis Opens in Franklinton on Friday

Franklinton is often touted as the next emerging arts district in Columbus, and this Friday,…

Best Desserts in Columbus to be Showcased at CU Best Bites Event – SOLD OUT!

Best Desserts in Columbus to be Showcased at CU Best Bites Event – SOLD OUT!

The best bakeries in Columbus will converge on Fat Tuesday for a celebration of locally-made…

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Stone Brewing Recommends Columbus for BrewDog Expansion

Stone Brewing Recommends Columbus for BrewDog Expansion

One of the bigger disappointments of 2014 was the news that the Stone Brewing Company would not be expanding to Columbus…

First Look: Forno Kitchen + Bar

First Look: Forno Kitchen + Bar

Forno Kitchen + Bar, located at 721 North High Street, has opened its doors. Sister restaurant of popular watering hole Short…

Treat to Try: Soodles Brownies

Treat to Try: Soodles Brownies

Now that the holiday eating season has ended, the time of the great purge has begun. New Year’s resolutions often focus…

Restaurant Review: Hot Chicken Takeover

Restaurant Review: Hot Chicken Takeover

A formal Columbus Underground Hot Chicken Takeover Review: it’s about cluckin’ time. Sure, HCT has been around for a while, but…

Sweet Carrot Restaurant and Catering Moving to Old Rife’s Market

Sweet Carrot Restaurant and Catering Moving to Old Rife’s Market

Columbus food truck Sweet Carrot is expanding into a brick-and-mortar location at 1417 West Fifth Avenue, the old Rife’s Market. Angela…

Blue Top Asian Fusion Opens in Kenny Center Mall

Blue Top Asian Fusion Opens in Kenny Center Mall

Blue Top Asian Fusian, a new Chinese restaurant, has opened at 1178 Kenny Centre Mall in the former Thai Taste location. The restaurant, owned by Lei Liu and son James…

Bareburger Debuts New Dinner and Brunch Menus

Bareburger Debuts New Dinner and Brunch Menus

Astoria-based burger joint Bareburger has enjoyed their fair share of popularity this year; CU readers wouldn’t have voted them Columbus’s best new restaurant of 2014 without good reason. At Bareburger’s flagship restaurant in…

First Look: The Guild House Debuts

First Look: The Guild House Debuts

Cameron Mitchell has brought his third concept to the Short North. The Guild House, at 624 N. High Street, sits right across the street from sister restaurants The Pearl and…

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Isabela Gould to Lead Neighborhood Design Center

Isabela Gould to Lead Neighborhood Design Center

The Neighborhood Design Center announced on Friday that Isabela Gould will be taking on the role of Executive Director at the organization, replacing outgoing director…

New Apartments and Parking to Support Redevelopment at Ninth and High

New 12-Story Hotel Planned for Nationwide Boulevard

Franklinton Gets New Coworking Space

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Upcoming Events View all

Jan
31
Wonderball

Saturday 1/31/2015 @ 8:30 pm

Feb
17
CU Best Bites: Sweet Treats

Tuesday 2/17/2015 @ 6:00 pm

Expect the Unexpected. Indulge your Imagination. Celebrate creativity at CMA’s exciting new party you won’t want to miss! Featuring the best of Columbus’ food & drink scene, beats by DJs Charles Erickson & Donnie Mossman, and other inspired experiences. Ticke

The best bakeries in Columbus will converge on Fat Tuesday for a celebration of locally-made desserts. Columbus Underground is hosting its second “Best Bites” event on February 17th from 6pm to 8pm with a focus on sweet treats. The tasting takes place in the Strongwater Gall