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Founded as a village more than a hundred years ago, the city of Bexley is a tree-lined suburb of Columbus situated on the banks of Alum Creek, just east of the Franklin Park Conservatory. Bexley’s Main Street District offers a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment venues, including the historic Main Street Drexel Theatre.

Proposed Two-Story Giant Eagle Goes Back to Bexley Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Proposed Two-Story Giant Eagle Goes Back to Bexley Commission

The latest design for a two-story Giant Eagle on Main Street will be presented to the Bexley Planning Commission at its September 22nd meeting. Changes have been made to the design since it was presented last month – the commission tabled a vote on the proposal due to concerns about parking, traffic impacts, and the […]

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Bad Behavior a Subtext for Larger Social Pressures Facing Young Jews in Gallery Players’ Bad Jews

 Felicity Nesham-West Bad Behavior a Subtext for Larger Social Pressures Facing Young Jews in Gallery Players’ Bad Jews

Purportedly, Joshua Harmon’s 2012 play, Bad Jews, is about just that: Jews behaving badly. But ask any of the four-member ensemble cast of twenty-something actors if their characters are “bad,” and the unexpected results—much like the play itself. Each of the players—Daniel Shtivelberg and Jordan Berman as brothers, Liam and Jonah, respectively; Paula Shtein as […]

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Hybrid Fitness Center 11athletics Opens Near Bexley

Walker Evans Walker Evans Hybrid Fitness Center 11athletics Opens Near Bexley

A new fitness center opened its doors on the city’s southeast side earlier this summer that aims to provide the amenities of a larger chain gym with the more intimate experience of a fitness concept akin to Crossfit. The new venue is known as 11athletics, and its owners hope to attract customers looking for a […]

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10 Great Neighborhood Wine Shops in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans 10 Great Neighborhood Wine Shops in Columbus

Wine is not a product that is hard to come by in Columbus. Every grocery store has a selection, some of which have grown to be pretty impressive in recent years. Even CVS has a wine shelf (even if they did just stop selling cigarettes, which means wine is still classified as a healthy product, right?). […]

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Four-Story Mixed-Use Building Proposed for Cup O’ Joe Site in Bexley

Brent Warren Brent Warren Four-Story Mixed-Use Building Proposed for Cup O’ Joe Site in Bexley

A plan to demolish the two-story building that houses Cup O’ Joe in Bexley and replace it with a four-story condo and retail building has been conditionally approved by the Bexley Planning Commission. The proposed development is unusual in that it is adding height while decreasing the number of residential units; the existing building houses […]

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It’s Farmers Market Time – 2014

Anne Evans Anne Evans It’s Farmers Market Time – 2014

Farmers’ Markets have begun to set up around Columbus, and they certainly are welcomed! Go support your local farmers working hard to offer their gorgeous produce to the community. If you don’t grow your own food or already support a CSA, Farmers’ Markets give you a chance to get some of the best local food […]

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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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