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PARCC Myths & Facts: Meet the “Misinformed”

PARCC Myths & Facts: Meet the “Misinformed”

The subject of hundreds of area parents removing their children from state PARCC testing has been the focus of intense media and online scrutiny over…

Review: Fiber: Sculpture 1960-Present

I was wrong. Or maybe I was just taught wrong. Is there a difference? I’m not sure. See, I learned most of  what I know…

OSU Unveils Ambitious Nine-Acre Plan for 15th and High

OSU unveiled a vision for redeveloping a nine-acre swath of land around the intersection of 15th Avenue and North High Street. The plan was announced…

Affordable Housing Proposed for Heyl School Site on South Side

Affordable Housing Proposed for Heyl School Site on South Side

A proposal to redevelop the former Heyl Avenue Elementary School on the South Side calls…

The Black Keys, The Avett Brothers, and Snoop Dogg to Headline Bunbury Music Festival

The Black Keys, The Avett Brothers, and Snoop Dogg to Headline Bunbury Music Festival

PromoWest Productions announces nearly forty bands for the lineup of their recently acquired Bunbury Music Festival,…

National Number Ones Recognized by The Columbus Foundation

National Number Ones Recognized by The Columbus Foundation

The Columbus community rallied behind a lengthy list of national champions and nationally-recognized individuals, teams,…

Illustrated Map in the Works for Clintonville, Proposals Being Accepted

Illustrated Map in the Works for Clintonville, Proposals Being Accepted

There’s no doubt about it, Columbus loves its maps. (Have you voted in the Columbus…

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Brew Brothers Microbrewery Coming Soon to Scioto Downs

Brew Brothers Microbrewery Coming Soon to Scioto Downs

Columbus will see the addition of yet another brewery to the region later this year when Brew Brothers opens at the…

Katy’s Kandies Enters Columbus Market

Katy’s Kandies Enters Columbus Market

When Katy Quigley made the first batch of truffles that launched her company 33 years ago, it was a happy accident.…

Ohio’s Own: Luna Burgers

Ohio’s Own: Luna Burgers

Luna Burgers have been go-to options for vegetarian burger fans for a long time. Born in Columbus, they have all sorts…

Restaurant Review: Fox in the Snow Cafe

Restaurant Review: Fox in the Snow Cafe

Italian Village is well on its way to gentrification. Although gentrification itself has been a controversial subject of late, there is…

Worth Bakery Opens Pop-Up Shop

Worth Bakery Opens Pop-Up Shop

A new cottage bakeshop has arrived in Columbus, operating out of Olde Towne East. Andrew Worth, owner of one-man operation Worth…

Restaurant Roundup: New Openings, New Hours, and Menu Updates

Restaurant Roundup: New Openings, New Hours, and Menu Updates

Changes happen in the Columbus restaurant biz on the daily. Luckily, CU is here to keep you updated on food news big and small. G. Michael’s Bistro is introducing a…

Ohio’s Own: Laurel Valley Aphrocheesiac

Ohio’s Own: Laurel Valley Aphrocheesiac

One hundred percent of me wishes I’d found Laurel Valley’s Aphrocheesiac before Valentine’s Day. It’s a cheese, with (I suppose) a cheesy name. But the genius-ness of that name alone…

Boston Stoker Opening Victorian Village Store in March

Boston Stoker Opening Victorian Village Store in March

The relocation of Boston Stoker’s Columbus store isn’t quite going to hit their original February projection, but they’re not going to be off by too much. The company announced yesterday…

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New Homes and Townhomes Planned for Grandview Heights

New Homes and Townhomes Planned for Grandview Heights

If there’s one thing that the City of Grandview Heights lacks, it’s new single family housing stock. The 100+ acre Grandview Yard development has added…

Construction Roundup: February 2015

Rogue Fitness Plans Manufacturing Relocation to Former Timken Site

69-Unit Lucas Lofts Planned for East Franklinton

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Your Voice Your Future Town Hall: Columbus Mayoral Debate Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 7-8:30pm EST Click here to sign up to attend the debate in person. After 16 years, there will be a change of leadership in the city of Columbus and ABC6 wants to make sure that voters