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The 1,300-acre master development in the northeastern quadrant of Columbus features office, hotel and residential offerings, and is centered around Easton Town Center, an open-air mall that has 1.7 million square feet of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

The Confluence Cast: The Value of Shopping Local

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: The Value of Shopping Local

This week, we’re shopping local. On the occasion of the holiday season we sat down with two people immersed in the movement. First up, Timothy Wolf Starr discusses the recently rebranded Small Business Beanstalk, now called Connects Columbus. Then, Lynn Stan, co-founder of Celebrate Local, has a wide-ranging conversation on the inherent difficulty in quantifying the value of […]

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Store 5a Opening Near Easton Town Center

Walker Evans Walker Evans Store 5a Opening Near Easton Town Center

Last summer, the Diamond Cellar spun off its Store 5a concept from an in-house and online brand into a stand-alone store in the Short North. After a successful first year, Store 5a is launching a much larger second location not far from the Easton Town Center Diamond Cellar. “After one short year, we realized that our […]

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Award-Winning Coffee, New Brews, and Other Restaurant Announcements

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Award-Winning Coffee, New Brews, and Other Restaurant Announcements

Columbus has so many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes that it’s sometimes hard to keep up with them all. That’s why our Restaurant Roundup series was designed to keep you informed with the latest and greatest updates. Here’s what’s new in the local dining scene: Crimson Cup Awarded Crimson Cup’s Ethiopian Kossa […]

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Cosí Closes All Columbus Locations

Walker Evans Walker Evans Cosí Closes All Columbus Locations

If you’ve got a craving for Cosí (the restaurant, not the science center) then you’re going to have to drive an hour and a half to Ada, Ohio to find the nearest one. The company closed up its three Columbus locations last week in Bexley, Worthington and at Easton, with other stores in other markets […]

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More Details Unveiled on “Smart Columbus” Transportation Program

Brent Warren Brent Warren More Details Unveiled on “Smart Columbus” Transportation Program

Columbus was named the winner of the federal government’s Smart City Challenge in July, beating out cities like Austin, Portland and San Francisco for the $40 million prize (as well as $10 million from Paul Allen’s Vulcan, Inc.).  Civic and business leaders made a strong push to secure the grant, including a pledge to leverage the grant […]

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Easton Farmers Market Brings Homemade Treats to Shopping Center

Chrissy Adams Chrissy Adams Easton Farmers Market Brings Homemade Treats to Shopping Center

A blazing sun and not enough wind blew through my hair this previous Thursday as I escaped the rush of fast food restaurants and received a taste of how people lived years ago during the Easton Farmers Market. One of my favorite reasons to visit these types of farmers markets is the delicious, homemade desserts […]

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Best Bites BBQ Preview: KDB Easton

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Bites BBQ Preview: KDB Easton

You probably think of KDB Easton first and foremost as a place for entertainment and arcade excitement. But did you know they can also do barbecue? Guests at our upcoming Best Bites: Barbecue event on Thursday, June 23rd will be able to try a special dish not on their regular menu: a corn cake topped with […]

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