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Treat to Try: Fresh Strawberry Cake from Golden Delight Bakery

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Fresh Strawberry Cake from Golden Delight Bakery

It seems like Golden Delight Bakery on Bethel Road has just always flown a sign proclaiming that it’s the home of the Fresh Strawberry Cake. That’s certainly worth investigation, especially in warm-weather months. The bakery is located on a stretch that is known for fantastic ethnic eats. Within a mile, you’ll find Middle Eastern, Indian, […]

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Columbus Foundation Awards 375K to Charter School

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Columbus Foundation Awards 375K to Charter School

Would you believe that one of the highest performing public middle schools in Franklin county is a charter school? Columbus Collegiate Academy has two middle school campuses. It serves a population that is 95% economically disadvantaged; 18% of its students qualify for special education services, and 80% of its students are identified as being “of […]

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Food Challenge: Good Luck Ramen at Rishi Sushi

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Food Challenge: Good Luck Ramen at Rishi Sushi

Summer is competitive eating season. Nathan’s Hot Dog challenge always sets the tone in early July with its famous hot dog excess. We’ve looked at local means of eating excess before. Joseppi’s has a big pizza challenge and there was a disaster involving some blazing hot wings from Tweeters. Rishi Sushi has a Downtown challenge […]

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Restaurant Review: Olivers Burgers Steaks & Bourbon

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Olivers Burgers Steaks & Bourbon

Olivers is a new spot downtown from FAB Dining. FAB dining destinations are known for their distinctly over-the-top fabulous décor. Do up some gold swirls, add a few checks and some velvet -and you might have something that blends with the luxe decor at a FAB-establishment. Olivers, meanwhile, has a different look. For starters, it […]

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Restaurant Review: B Spot Burgers

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: B Spot Burgers

The long awaited B Spot Burgers has made its Columbus(ish) debut. It’s a Michael Symon project; that is to say, it’s a celebrity project. He’s a charismatic Cleveland restaurateur who has earned extra fame on the wings of gigs on the Food Network as well as ABC’s The Chew. While the chef’s image may be […]

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Restaurant Review: Tasi Cafe

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Tasi Cafe

Even though it sits one block off of the main drag in the Short North, Tasi Cafe packs the house. It’s bustling, clamoring and busy, even when the High Street scene is sort of quiet… even before the noontime lunch hour officially starts. There are some reasons for that. First, Tasi Cafe has royal lineage. […]

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Treat to Try: John Eagle Chocolates

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: John Eagle Chocolates

John Eagle Candies has been operating in Beechwold since 1946. It sits in a squat little building, right on High street. While the candy stores at the malls are palatial with floor-to-ceiling displays of packaged things, and barrels into which little kids plunge their sticky hands, John Eagle keeps it modestly old school. At the […]

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