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Franklinton Review Board Pushes New Development to Go Bigger

Franklinton Review Board Pushes New Development to Go Bigger

Representatives from CASTO presented plans this afternoon for conceptual review of their first phase of a larger 11.5 acre mixed-use collaborative development planned in East…

Popular Korean Fried Chicken Restaurant “Bonchon” Opens in Northwest Columbus

Korean-style twice-fried chicken has landed in Columbus. International chain restaurant Bonchon Chicken has opened at 3586 West Dublin Granville Road. Bonchon, which means “my hometown”…

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,…

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…

Nightlife Review: Can You Escape The Chamber Escape Room?

Nightlife Review: Can You Escape The Chamber Escape Room?

A new entertainment concept that proves Columbus is more than just High Street and happy…

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…

Food News & Reviews View all

Tai Tiki Polynesian Grill Opens in Fireproof Building

Tai Tiki Polynesian Grill Opens in Fireproof Building

A new Short North eatery has opened at 1014 North High Street. Tai Tiki Polynesian Bar and Grill has opened next…

Land-Grant Brewing Starts Canning Beer

Land-Grant Brewing Starts Canning Beer

After eight months of operations, Franklinton’s Land-Grant Brewing is ready to expand. The brewery/brewpub at 424 West Town Street is starting…

Treat to Try: J-POPS

Treat to Try: J-POPS

There’s just something about popsicles (or ice-pops, as “Popsicle” is evidently a brand name) that make them uniquely warm weather treats.…

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…

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

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…

Bareburger Adding Clintonville Location, Delivery Service

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. Franchise operators George Mathew 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 recently opened or expanded spots, the flexible work environment…

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 issue. The problems have been resolved through equipment upgrades…

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Seven-Story Apartment Building Moving Forward on Oak Street

Seven-Story Apartment Building Moving Forward on Oak Street

It’s official — the three story-brick building located at 330 East Oak Street is slated to be torn down. The demolition was originally tabled when…

Construction Roundup: May 2015 Part 2

Transit Proposals Beginning to Generate Discussion

Construction to Start Soon on 25 For-Sale Townhomes in Italian Village

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Upcoming Events View all

Jun
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Plant Pride on Parsons Spring 2015

Saturday 6/13/2015 @ 9:00 am

Sep
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Arch City Comedy Festival

Thursday 9/3/2015 @ 12:00 am

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!

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