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CAPA Announces 44th Annual Summer Movie Series

Anne Evans Anne Evans CAPA Announces 44th Annual Summer Movie Series

CAPA has announced the lineup for the Summer Movie Series. Billed as the longest-running movie series in America, all movies take place in the historic Ohio Theatre. This year’s lineup includes fourteen series premieres, a silent film with musical accompaniment – Clark Wilson with the magnificent “Mighty Morton” theatre organ, two Saturday mornings filled with […]

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Jerrie Mock, First Woman to Fly Solo Around the World, Honored with Statue

Anne Evans Anne Evans Jerrie Mock, First Woman to Fly Solo Around the World, Honored with Statue

Columbus is home to an often overlooked piece of history. Today, the Columbus Foundation celebrates the 50th anniversary of Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock’s historic flight. On April 17th, 1964, Mock became the first woman to fly around the world solo when her tiny Cessna 180 plane, named The Spirit of Columbus, touched down at the Port […]

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Mega Spring Weekend 2014 – Vol. 5

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Spring Weekend 2014 – Vol. 5

Happy Weekend! Don’t miss your chance to dine again at one of Columbus’ best old restaurants, The Maramor. Get your tickets to Historical Dinner Club No. 3. Contests are up for The Wanted, The 1975, and Bombay Bicycle Club. RSVP for the next tour of available Downtown office spaces, happening April 30. Earth Day events […]

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Craftin’ Outlaws Moves to Convention Center for Spring Fling

Anne Evans Anne Evans Craftin’ Outlaws Moves to Convention Center for Spring Fling

Alternative craft show Craftin’ Outlaws enters its tenth year with a move to a new and larger venue. The free, family-friendly event will take place Saturday, April 19th in the Greater Columbus Convention Center. “I’m excited about the move to the Convention Center,” says Event Organizer Megan Green. “It offers just as much space but […]

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Brad Rocco of Bexley Pizza Plus Earns World Champion Title in International Pizza Challenge

Anne Evans Anne Evans Brad Rocco of Bexley Pizza Plus Earns World Champion Title in International Pizza Challenge

Columbus has another Number 1 title, thanks to Brad Rocco of Bexley Pizza Plus. Rocco attended the International Pizza Challenge in Las Vegas last week and brought home the World Champion award for Best Traditional Pizza, beating out nearly sixty competitors. The winning pizza? Rocco’s “Ultimate Pizza” featuring two types of pepperoni and two types […]

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Theatre Review: The Who’s Tommy Rocks Onto Stage at the Garden Theater

Anne Evans Anne Evans Theatre Review: The Who’s Tommy Rocks Onto Stage at the Garden Theater

Short North Stage continued their season in the Garden Theater tonight with a preview of The Who’s Tommy. A rock musical by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuff, The Who’s Tommy is based off the The Who’s 1969 double rock album Tommy, also by Townshend. The stage is simple, a series of doors all in white, […]

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Mega Spring Weekend 2014 – Vol. 4

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Spring Weekend 2014 – Vol. 4

Enjoying the beautiful spring weather? It is going to be so nice this weekend! Celebrate the rich history of Columbus’ restaurants by making reservations for the Historical Dinner Club No. 3 featuring The Maramor. Contests are up for Cirque du Soleil’s Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour, Funny Bone Comedy Club, The Wanted, The 1975, […]

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