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Urban Food-and-Beverage Campus Proposed to Lure Stone Brewing to Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Urban Food-and-Beverage Campus Proposed to Lure Stone Brewing to Columbus

It’s no secret that Columbus has been courting the Stone Brewing Company for their $31 million brewery expansion project. The popular California-based craft brewery operation has grown rapidly since launching in 1996, and is currently the 10th largest craft brewery in the US. With that growth comes the need to expand to the other side […]

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Gourmet Burgers to be Showcased at CU Best Bites Event on August 20th

Walker Evans Walker Evans Gourmet Burgers to be Showcased at CU Best Bites Event on August 20th

Gourmet burgers have been popping up on menus all over Columbus over the past year. Local hamburger fans have been happily overwhelmed with new options to try in both new restaurants and old favorites, and Columbus Underground is stepping in to help facilitate a new way to taste many of them at the very first […]

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Portion of Clintonville Ravine Cleared For New Restaurant

Walker Evans Walker Evans Portion of Clintonville Ravine Cleared For New Restaurant

According to an update posted on the Friends of the Ravines website, a construction project has claimed a portion of the Bill Moose Ravine in the northern Clintonville/Beechwold area. Understandably, the group is upset about the demolition and is questioning the processes that allowed the construction work to begin without their awareness: “We are not sure […]

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Giant Eagle Closing on Fifth Ave, Grandview Yard Store Opens Sept 5

Walker Evans Walker Evans Giant Eagle Closing on Fifth Ave, Grandview Yard Store Opens Sept 5

The long-anticipated opening of the new Grandview Yard Giant Eagle Market District store is scheduled to officially open in two more months, while the smaller West Fifth Avenue store prepares to officially be closed. “We have long appreciated the opportunity to service our customers at this location, and look forward to introducing a new world […]

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Fin Restaurant Closes to the Public

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fin Restaurant Closes to the Public

After less than two months of operation, FAB Dining Group’s “Fin” Restaurant has closed its doors to the public. The restaurant was located at 122 South High Street, and originally opened as Chez du Bon last November. The abrupt name-and-concept-change at the start of June switched the menu from french cuisine to fresh seafood. Owner […]

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Columbus Breaks World Record for Largest Drag Queen Show

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Breaks World Record for Largest Drag Queen Show

Last Saturday at Axis Nightclub, something special went down. The fifth annual “Night of 100 Drag Queens” show was hosted by Gay Softball World Series (GSWS) Columbus, which broke the record for the largest drag show in the world. There were actually only 55 performers instead of 100, but that still tops the previous record […]

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Photos: Night of 100 Drag Queens 2014

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photos: Night of 100 Drag Queens 2014

This past Saturday, GSWS Columbus hosted its fifth annual “Night of 100 Drag Queens” show at Axis Nightclub. The event is a fundraiser for the nonprofit group Gay Softball World Series, which will return to Columbus in 2015. The event was also noteworthy as it unofficially broke the Guinness World Record for the largest drag show […]

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