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The city of Upper Arlington was incorporated in 1918 and has grown into a primarily residential community. A plan developed by prominent landscape architect William Pitkin Jr. called for curving streets that followed the land instead of the grid-like patterns used in Columbus. Its population grew considerably following World War II when many returning servicemen made the suburbs of Columbus their home.

Review: The Blowdry Cafe

Audrey Bonfig Audrey Bonfig Review: The Blowdry Cafe

Upper Arlington’s The Blowdry Cafe is quickly becoming one of Columbus’s most popular salons. Started by Jessica Daniels and Ashley Blackstone in March, the salon offers a unique experience – no cut or color, just some shampoo, conditioner, and a blow dryer. When I walked into the salon, I was greeted with polished wood floors, […]

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Columbus Eagles Drop Franchise Home Opener 2-0 to FC Indiana

Chris Landauer Chris Landauer Columbus Eagles Drop Franchise Home Opener 2-0 to FC Indiana

The Columbus Eagles came up short in the home opener of the franchise’s inaugural season, dropping the contest 2-0 to FC Indiana. Columbus fell behind early when Lindsey Zullo of FC Indiana scored in the sixth minute to make it 1-0. The Eagles were able to attack for a good portion of the rest of […]

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Columbus Eagles Ready for Franchise Home Opener

Chris Landauer Chris Landauer Columbus Eagles Ready for Franchise Home Opener

The Columbus Eagles, an expansion team of the Women’s Premier Soccer League, will return to the field for the franchise’s home opener on Sunday against FC Indiana. The Eagles dropped each of their first two games on the road to begin the season. Despite losing their franchise debut against FC Indiana on May 11th, Head […]

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Restaurant Review: Hudson 29

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Hudson 29

It’s not every day you find a buttonhole at the corner of your spiffy cloth napkin. But if the occasion arrises, even an uncouth HotPockets eater knows that the dinner napkin is clearly designed to attach to a shirt button for better apparel protection. Selfies would normally follow this sort of culture victory, but for […]

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At Home: A New Place in Upper Arlington Showcases an Art Collection

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: A New Place in Upper Arlington Showcases an Art Collection

A co-parenting situation becomes infinitely easier when the parents live close to each other. In Katie Langmeyer’s case, the proximity is right around the corner. Langmeyer was also fortunate to find a home in Upper Arlington that was in good shape and did not need a lot of updating. Being close to the high school […]

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First Look: Skyward Grille & Catering

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson First Look: Skyward Grille & Catering

Skyward Grille & Catering opened their first brick-and-mortar location yesterday at 11am. The new 4,500 square foot restaurant is located at 2185 Riverside Drive, at the corners of Riverside Drive and Trabue Road in Upper Arlington. Skyward Grille is known primarily for their gyros, sandwiches, salads, and hot dogs. The vast menu accommodates around 20,000 […]

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Hudson 29 Kitchen + Drink Opens on Lane Avenue

Walker Evans Walker Evans Hudson 29 Kitchen + Drink Opens on Lane Avenue

The newest concept from Cameron Mitchell Restaurants opened on Saturday at 1600 Lane Avenue inside The Lane mixed-use development. Hudson 29 Kitchen + Drink is the name of that concept, which features semi-upscale-yet-comfortable American cuisine and a large wine, craft beer and cocktail menu. “Upper Arlington has been my home for more than three decades, […]

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