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First Look: Emmett’s Cafe

First Look: Emmett’s Cafe

Emmett’s Cafe will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday, October 24 at 744 S. High St. Owner Ben Kelley describes the spot as an all…

CATCO/CATCO Is Kids Opens 2020-21 Season with ‘Plays Toward an Antiracist Tomorrow’

CATCO and CATCO is Kids return, joining the brave artists pivoting to streaming work during the pandemic, with a new Artistic Director, Leda Hoffmann, in…

Renderings Released for Quarry Trails Development

New renderings of the Quarry Trails development provide the best glimpse yet of what the Metro Park-adjacent development will look like when it is complete.…

More Apartments Proposed for Weinland Park

More Apartments Proposed for Weinland Park

A Texas-based developer of student housing is looking to break into the Columbus market. A…

Photos: Fitz and the Tantrums at the Westland Mall Drive-In

Photos: Fitz and the Tantrums at the Westland Mall Drive-In

It’s Friday night in Columbus and after a six month starvation from live music there’s…

East Columbus Gets City’s First Black-Owned Grocery in Over a Decade

East Columbus Gets City’s First Black-Owned Grocery in Over a Decade

After a summer of social unrest and revitalized calls to Buy Black, community members began…

Solid Selection of Weekend Flicks

Solid Selection of Weekend Flicks

This may be a record week for positive movie reviews. Really good stuff available in…

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Nancy’s Home Cooking Closes Downtown Restaurant

Nancy’s Home Cooking Closes Downtown Restaurant

It was a short-lived run for Nancy’s Home Cooking Downtown. After two months, the restaurant at 52 E. Lynn St. is…

Lion Cub’s Cookies Opening First Brick-and-Mortar in Grandview

Lion Cub’s Cookies Opening First Brick-and-Mortar in Grandview

This spring there will come a day where customers can waltz up to Lion Cub’s Cookies’ Grandview storefront and get their…

The Pit BBQ Grille, Bake Me Happy & More Joining North Market Bridge Park

The Pit BBQ Grille, Bake Me Happy & More Joining North Market Bridge Park

North Market Bridge Park is slated for a soft opening in the coming weeks and four more vendors are joining the…

Bake Me Happy Adds Gluten-Free Grocery

Bake Me Happy Adds Gluten-Free Grocery

Gluten-free pretzel rods! Gluten-free pasta! Gluten-free seltzers and wines! Bake Me Happy has turned the seating area from their Merion Village…

Brown Bag Deli Opening in Short North in Partnership with BrewDog

Brown Bag Deli Opening in Short North in Partnership with BrewDog

When BrewDog was brainstorming ideas to revamp its Short North bar and bring in a new food option that better fit…

To-Go Cocktails Made Permanent

To-Go Cocktails Made Permanent

On Tuesday, October 13, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced he would be signing House Bill 669, which now permanently allows the carryout and delivery of cocktails with to-go meal orders.…

Treat to Try: Libby Lou’s Fun Factory

Treat to Try: Libby Lou’s Fun Factory

Libby Lou’s is a newish joint on the Indianola strip, just spitting distance from the immortal Studio 35. Of course in 2020, there is no “spitting distance,” as everyone is masked. Spitting…

First Look: Greenhouse Canteen

First Look: Greenhouse Canteen

Greenhouse Canteen makes its Columbus debut tonight, Tuesday October 13 at 1011 W. Fifth Ave. in Fifth by Northwest. It’s the first U.S. location for the Australia-based eatery which first…

Upcoming Events View all

Oct
24
Monsters and Mochas

Saturday 10/24/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Oct
24
Short Plays Toward an Antiracist Tomorrow

Saturday 10/24/2020 @ 3:00 pm

Oct
25
North Market Brunch Club

Sunday 10/25/2020 @ 10:00 am

Oct
25
Monsters and Mochas

Sunday 10/25/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Oct
27
Ohio Pint Day

Tuesday 10/27/2020 @ 12:00 am

Tickets available here! https://mycommunitygrounds.com/shop Oh no! After seven months of no human sightings, Monsters have taken over the abandoned Meeting House! Take the hands-free tour to meet our temporary tenants, and leave with a monster mash bag of fun things to do a

CATCO is Kids in conjunction with CATCO will open its 2020-21 season with a free virtual presentation of Short Plays Toward an Antiracist Tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 24, at 3 p.m., featuring four short plays for multigenerational audiences by award-winning playwright, poet and edu

Celebrate all things brunch with your favorite North Market merchants! North Market Brunch Club features best-in-class groceries and provisions, plus special brunch treats and drinks. Shop, eat, and drink the best brunch items with the North Market Brunch Club. Happening while

Tickets available here! https://mycommunitygrounds.com/shop Oh no! After seven months of no human sightings, Monsters have taken over the abandoned Meeting House! Take the hands-free tour to meet our temporary tenants, and leave with a monster mash bag of fun things to do a

Ohio Pint Day, a fundraiser for the Ohio Craft Brewers Association (OCBA), will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 27 at more than 100 participating breweries across the state. The inaugural promotion invites craft beer enthusiasts to purchase a limited-edition collectible pint glass a

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