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Government Files Document Dozens of Columbus UFO Sightings

Government Files Document Dozens of Columbus UFO Sightings

Urban legends about government conspiracies and men in black may be suspect, but it is a fact that between the 1940’s and the 1960’s, the…

Dublin Approves Plans for Eight Mixed-Use Bridge Park Buildings

Dublin City Council approved a basic development plan yesterday evening for the first phase of the larger Bridge Park project. The plan, presented by Crawford…

MLK Day Celebration Focuses on the Work Left To Do

“Slow down!” shouted someone at the head of the march. “But the mayor’s running!” someone shouted back. Mayor Michael Coleman walked at a quick step…

Seismological Study Confirms Fracking Caused Ohio Earthquakes

Seismological Study Confirms Fracking Caused Ohio Earthquakes

A new study published in the Seismological Society of America has confirmed that fracking operations…

GCAC Presents: Shadowbox Live Remains America’s Largest Resident Theatre Company

GCAC Presents: Shadowbox Live Remains America’s Largest Resident Theatre Company

Did you know that Columbus is home to Largest Resident Theatre Company in America? Shadowbox…

Theatre Review: Newsies’ Dance and Music Delights

Theatre Review: Newsies’ Dance and Music Delights

Disney’s touring production of Newsies marched its way into a fairly packed Ohio Theatre last…

Ohio Community College Leaders React to Obama Proposal

Ohio Community College Leaders React to Obama Proposal

Last week, President Barack Obama announced an ambitious new proposal to offer more Americans an…

Food News & Reviews View all

Short North Bar Barrel On High Rebrands, Remodels

Short North Bar Barrel On High Rebrands, Remodels

Scott Ellsworth, owner of campus dive bar Too’s Spirits Under High, has taken over business at whiskey bar and restaurant Barrel…

Stone Brewing Recommends Columbus for BrewDog Expansion

Stone Brewing Recommends Columbus for BrewDog Expansion

One of the bigger disappointments of 2014 was the news that the Stone Brewing Company would not be expanding to Columbus…

First Look: Forno Kitchen + Bar

First Look: Forno Kitchen + Bar

Forno Kitchen + Bar, located at 721 North High Street, has opened its doors. Sister restaurant of popular watering hole Short…

Treat to Try: Soodles Brownies

Treat to Try: Soodles Brownies

Now that the holiday eating season has ended, the time of the great purge has begun. New Year’s resolutions often focus…

Restaurant Review: Hot Chicken Takeover

Restaurant Review: Hot Chicken Takeover

A formal Columbus Underground Hot Chicken Takeover Review: it’s about cluckin’ time. Sure, HCT has been around for a while, but…

Sweet Carrot Restaurant and Catering Moving to Old Rife’s Market

Sweet Carrot Restaurant and Catering Moving to Old Rife’s Market

Columbus food truck Sweet Carrot is expanding into a brick-and-mortar location at 1417 West Fifth Avenue, the old Rife’s Market. Angela Petro, owner of Sweet Carrot, had been searching for…

Blue Top New Chinese Cuisine Opens in Kenny Center Mall

Blue Top New Chinese Cuisine Opens in Kenny Center Mall

Blue Top, a new Chinese restaurant, has opened at 1178 Kenny Centre Mall in the former Thai Taste location. The restaurant, owned by Lei Liu and son James Wang, serves…

Bareburger Debuts New Dinner and Brunch Menus

Bareburger Debuts New Dinner and Brunch Menus

Astoria-based burger joint Bareburger has enjoyed their fair share of popularity this year; CU readers wouldn’t have voted them Columbus’s best new restaurant of 2014 without good reason. At Bareburger’s flagship restaurant in…

Development View all

Five-Story, 219-Unit Apartment Building Proposed for Jeffrey Park

Five-Story, 219-Unit Apartment Building Proposed for Jeffrey Park

Wagenbrenner Development will present the latest plans for their Jeffrey Park development to the Italian Village Commission tomorrow. The plans call for a five-story, 219-unit…

Isabela Gould to Lead Neighborhood Design Center

New Apartments and Parking to Support Redevelopment at Ninth and High

New 12-Story Hotel Planned for Nationwide Boulevard

Upcoming Events View all

Jan
31
Wonderball

Saturday 1/31/2015 @ 8:30 pm

Feb
17
CU Best Bites: Sweet Treats - SOLD OUT!

Tuesday 2/17/2015 @ 6:00 pm

Feb
19
2015 State of the City

Thursday 2/19/2015 @ 6:00 pm

Expect the Unexpected. Indulge your Imagination. Celebrate creativity at CMA’s exciting new party you won’t want to miss! Featuring the best of Columbus’ food & drink scene, beats by DJs Charles Erickson & Donnie Mossman, and other inspired experiences. Ticke

The best bakeries in Columbus will converge on Fat Tuesday for a celebration of locally-made desserts. Columbus Underground is hosting its second “Best Bites” event on February 17th from 6pm to 8pm with a focus on sweet treats. The tasting takes place in the Strongwater Gall

2015 State of the City Mayor Michael B. Coleman's 16th and final State of the City Address will be at the Palace Theatre on February 19, 2015 at 6:00PM - See more at: http://www.columbus.gov/SOC2015