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First Look: The Glenn Avenue Soap Company Retail Shop

First Look: The Glenn Avenue Soap Company Retail Shop

Local soapmaker Glenn Avenue Soap Company is hosting a grand-opening of their new retail facility on Sunday at 1166 West Fifth Avenue in the Fifth by…

Community Grounds Plans to Open Parsons Avenue Cafe This Spring

The project has taken a bit longer than expected, but Parsons Avenue on the South Side will finally gain a new coffee shop this year…

Columbus Makes Art Presents: Brick Master Arthur Gugick of COSI’s LEGO Travel Adventure

COSI’s LEGO® Travel Adventure is running through May 8, and featured in the exhibition are some amazing creations by Cleveland artist, high school math teacher…

Parklet Project Coming to Gay Street This Summer

Parklet Project Coming to Gay Street This Summer

The Downtown Parklet Project is relocating this year, moving from South Fourth Street to Gay…

Borror Properties Planning New Old North / Clintonville Development

Borror Properties Planning New Old North / Clintonville Development

While Patrick J’s has officially closed as of this past weekend, the property won’t be sitting…

Construction Update: Downtown

Construction Update: Downtown

If you’ve spent any amount of time in Downtown Columbus in the past decade, then…

Momentum Building in Historic Old Oaks Neighborhood

Momentum Building in Historic Old Oaks Neighborhood

While the campus of Nationwide Children’s Hospital continues to expand – with two new six-story…

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Hungry Soul Cafe is Closing Downtown

Hungry Soul Cafe is Closing Downtown

After just over three years of operation, the Hungry Soul Cafe will be closing their doors at 30 South Young Street following…

Katalina’s Planning to Open Second Restaurant

Katalina’s Planning to Open Second Restaurant

If you enjoy the food at Katalina’s in Harrison West, but aren’t a fan of long lines and tight dining quarters,…

Hoof Hearted Brewery and Kitchen Opening Next Week

Hoof Hearted Brewery and Kitchen Opening Next Week

After much delay, the long-awaited Hoof Hearted Brewery and Kitchen will make its debut in Italian Village next Thursday, February 11th.…

Eat Right: Romantic Spots to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Eat Right: Romantic Spots to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, which provides a full weekend of opportunities to celebrate with dinner out. What…

Best Bites Preview: Tortes, Cakes, Lemon Bars, Creole Brownies & Florentines

Best Bites Preview: Tortes, Cakes, Lemon Bars, Creole Brownies & Florentines

We’re only one week away from this year’s Best Bites: Sweet Treats event, and tickets are 75 percent sold out! If…

Cafe Bella Closes Doors After 20 Years in Business

Cafe Bella Closes Doors After 20 Years in Business

Old North restaurant Cafe Bella announced today that they have officially closed their doors for good. Located at 2593 North High Street, the restaurant has served customers for the past…

Restaurant Roundup: New Year, New Openings

Restaurant Roundup: New Year, New Openings

In the nonstop orbit of Columbus restaurant news, CU has the latest scoop. Here’s what’s been brewing in the city lately: The Wolf’s Ridge Brewing taproom recently celebrated it’s one-year…

Ohio’s Own: Great Lakes Cheese

Ohio’s Own: Great Lakes Cheese

You may have noticed this: there’s a lot of cheese out there that doesn’t taste like cheese. It looks like cheese, it’s sold in the cheese section at the grocery…

The Local Buzz View all

Low End Housing Market Heating up [1 replies]- Latest By: Cbussmallbiz

New Bomb Turks [3 replies]- Latest By: Graybeak

Patrick J's – closing [40 replies]- Latest By: alexs

Dahlia Bar & Lounge opens this weekend [10 replies]- Latest By: Walker

Pavey Block Development [9 replies]- Latest By: WJT

Katalina's Exploring Coming to Brewery District [2 replies]- Latest By: puckman685

The Broadwin Condos – Updates & News [83 replies]- Latest By: Pro Se

Upcoming Events View all

Feb
9
Best Bites: Sweet Treats

Tuesday 2/9/2016 @ 6:00 pm

Feb
13
Short North Parents Meet-Up

Saturday 2/13/2016 @ 9:00 am

Feb
16
David Cross: Making America Great Again!

Tuesday 2/16/2016 @ 8:00 pm

Columbus Underground’s popular Best Bites: Sweet Treats will return for a second year on Tuesday, February 9th, to help local dessert fans taste their way through the city’s best desserts while celebrating Mardi Gras and supporting a great cause – the Gifts of Kindness Fund

SPREAD THE WORD! Meet parents and kids from the neighborhood. Very casual way to introduce you and your family to others. Plan playdates, exchange emails or just chat! If you've never been to The Market, they have regular brunch items for adults, kids eat for free during brunch (

It's tradition now! For the 5th  straight year, OGP makes your Valentine's Day more romantic, funnier, and boozier with a collection of 5 short new plays all set at the St. James Tavern. Showtime: 8 p.m. Sunday February 14, doors open at 7 Tickets: Free, but the bee

David Cross: Making America Great Again!  

Arthur Mitchell, pioneering leader in American dance, will present a lecture at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, in the Barnett Theatre, Sullivant Hall, 1813 N. High St. on Ohio State’s campus. The lecture is co-sponsored by the Department of Dance, Barnett Center for Arts and Enterpri