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The List: 10 Columbus Restaurants Closed in 2012 That We’ll Miss

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 10 Columbus Restaurants Closed in 2012 That We’ll Miss

Every year we see plenty of new restaurants open in Columbus, but we also see many close their doors. Here’s a list of ten that closed up in 2012 that we’ll certainly miss: The Clarmont – Possibly the oldest restaurant to close in 2012, The Clarmont shuttered back in January after 65 years in business. […]

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The List: 5 Reasons to go to Highball Halloween

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 5 Reasons to go to Highball Halloween

HighBall is celebrating its fifth year this Saturday as *the* Halloween party of Central Ohio. Thousands of costumed partygoers will take over a section of closed-off High Street on Saturday from 5pm to 1am for drinks, entertainment, food, live music, light shows, fashion and more. If that’s not convincing enough for you, here’s five more […]

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The List: 5 Must-Sees on the 2012 Short North Tour of Homes & Gardens

 Melissa Starker The List: 5 Must-Sees on the 2012 Short North Tour of Homes & Gardens

Melissa Starker is a Short North Civic Association volunteer. Coming up this Saturday and Sunday, September 15 and 16, the 2012 Short North Tour of Homes and Gardens will feature 10 unique spaces located throughout the historic neighborhood. The mix covers restored Victorians to converted factory space, with each stop reflecting the dedication and hard […]

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The List: 5 Reasons to go to Independents’ Day

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 5 Reasons to go to Independents’ Day

It doesn’t seem like it’s been around for this long, but the Independents’ Day festival is already turning five years old. This all-day celebration of all things Columbus features crafters, artisans, murals, fashion, comedy, film, food trucks, coffee, booze, artwork, games, restaurants, authors, sculpture and of course… music. Overwhelmed? No sweat! We asked Independents’ Day 2012 Captain […]

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The List: 5 Easy Ways to Beat the Heat

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 5 Easy Ways to Beat the Heat

Temperatures in Central Ohio can’t seem to stay out of the triple digits lately. Saturday’s high is projected to be 106. Prolonged exposures to that kind of heat can be dangerous for many people, so we advise that you stay indoors if you can, and keep cool whenever possible. Here’s five easy ways you can […]

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The List: 11 More New Apartment Developments Around Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 11 More New Apartment Developments Around Columbus

Back in November, we provided you with a list of 12 new apartment developments located in or around Downtown Columbus. Since then there’s been more development announced, proposed and in some cases already under construction. Here’s another list of 11 more apartment developments scattered around the central city, from OSU to Marble Cliff to Gay […]

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The List: 9 Patios That are Open Early

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If there’s one upside to global warming it’s that Columbus is becoming a tropical environment with one of the warmest starts to Spring on record. In response to the sunny weather, local restaurants have responded by opening their patios early this year to accomodate demand for outdoor dining. We surveyed over 100 local restaurants to […]

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