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German Village

Located just south of downtown Columbus, this historic neighborhood was settled by a large number of German immigrants in the mid-1800s. Today, German Village has a single zoned commercial strip along Livingston Avenue; it’s mostly a residential neighborhood of red-brick homes with wrought iron fences along tree-lined, brick streets.

Balanced Yoga Opening German Village Location

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Balanced Yoga Opening German Village Location

Clintonville’s Balanced Yoga announced plans this week for a second location in German Village. Owner Leah Westwater signed a lease moving the yoga studio in with Fox In The Snow Cafe’s newest location at 210 Thurman Ave. “German Village has a wonderfully unique vibe—both historic and urban—and we are so excited to join the neighborhood,” […]

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Easy Street Cafe Closing German Village Location

Walker Evans Walker Evans Easy Street Cafe Closing German Village Location

George Stefanidis launched the Easy Street Cafe in German Village decades ago, and he’s ready to hang up the apron this weekend. The popular restaurant and bar opened in 1983 and will officially close tomorrow, February 25. While the news may come as a shock to fans of the eatery, the restaurant has been through […]

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STUMP Opens Second Location in German Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans STUMP Opens Second Location in German Village

The first of four new businesses launching at the corner of Thurman Avenue and Jaeger Street in German Village officially opens today. Local plant shop STUMP is opening a 560 square foot expansion in the building located at 220 Thurman Avenue. “From the early stages of conceptualizing our shop, the educational component to the plant buying experience […]

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Music Preview: A Resurrected Bash and Pop Take Big Room Bar by Storm

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Music Preview: A Resurrected Bash and Pop Take Big Room Bar by Storm

There are very few pure rock and roll bass players as good as Tommy Stinson. Helping found The Replacements at 11; he’s spent the last 35 years bringing his magic to other bands on stage and record and periodically making time for his own songs. Every bass player I know cites him as a major […]

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Native Cold Pressed & The W Nail Bar Expanding to German Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Native Cold Pressed & The W Nail Bar Expanding to German Village

The intersection of Jaeger and Thurman in German Village is getting a healthy dose of new local businesses in 2017. We’ve already announced that Fox in the Snow Cafe and STUMP will be opening second locations in the building at the northeast intersection this year, and today Native Cold Pressed and The W Nail Bar […]

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The Top 10 Best Bars in Columbus of 2016

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Best Bars in Columbus of 2016

Columbus has a lot of great places you can go for a drink, from neighborhood dives to upscale lounges. This year, our readers and contributors went a little more upscale with the selection of Curio at Harvest as the number one bar in the city. Curio opened in 2012 as a complimentary business to the […]

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Plank’s Bier Garten Catches Fire

Walker Evans Walker Evans Plank’s Bier Garten Catches Fire

A fire was reported early this morning at Plank’s Bier Garten at 888 South High Street at approximately 5:15 a.m. Firefighters battled the blaze quickly, and no one was reported to be hurt or present in the building at the time of the fire. Update: The restaurant is reporting that it plans to reopen sometime within […]

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