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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.

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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Skyward Grille Food Cart Moves into Brick-and-Mortar

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Skyward Grille Food Cart Moves into Brick-and-Mortar

Almost 20 years ago, the first Skyward Grille food carts hit the streets of Columbus. They made gyros, grilled sandwiches, and brats cooked-to-order, and sold them at a reasonable price. Not surprisingly, they became popular on college campuses, regulars at both The Ohio State University and Columbus State Community College. With a stronghold on mobile […]

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Women’s Premier Soccer League Expanding to Columbus

Chris Landauer Chris Landauer Women’s Premier Soccer League Expanding to Columbus

The Columbus Eagles FC is the newest addition to the sports landscape of Columbus. The Eagles are an expansion team of the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL). The WPSL was formed in 1998 and currently has 68 teams from all across the United States. The league is sanctioned by the United States Adult Soccer Association […]

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Samba Fresh Pressed Juice Store Now Open in Upper Arlington

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Samba Fresh Pressed Juice Store Now Open in Upper Arlington

The organic juice movement is one slowly building steam here in Central Ohio. Samba Fresh is one of the newest peddlers of the raw juice movement, their goal being to provide a means for customers to deliciously cleanse their mind, body, and spirit and produce clean fuel for every day life. Samba Fresh began roughly […]

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Unusual Eats: Donut Bacon Cheeseburger

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Unusual Eats: Donut Bacon Cheeseburger

People have been talking about donut burgers for almost ten years. In spite of the talking, the delicacy is seldom seen on local menus. Perhaps because it sounds… disgusting? It’s not disgusting. Or at least, it’s not disgusting in the fashion that it’s presented at Honey Dip Donuts. In fact, the Donut Bacon Cheeseburger is […]

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Bibibop Asian Grill Expanding to West Henderson Road

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Bibibop Asian Grill Expanding to West Henderson Road

Bibibop Asian Grill first opened in August 2013, and in the few short months it’s been at 1270 West Fifth Avenue, it’s built a loyal following who swear by its simple and delicious take on fashionable Asian street food. In fact, so popular is the quick-serve restaurant, that in early 2014, a second restaurant will […]

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Hudson 29 Kitchen & Drink Coming to The Lane in 2014

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Hudson 29 Kitchen & Drink Coming to The Lane in 2014

Back in June, Cameron Mitchell Restaurants (CMR) announced that they would be opening a new American Grill restaurant in The Lane, the retail/residential/office project located at 1600 Lane Avenue. That restaurant now has a name: Hudson 29 Kitchen & Drink, which is a nod to Mitchell’s past as he helps create a new future in […]

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