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Restaurant Roundup: Kroger Stocks a New Local Brand, Watershed Makes Award-Winning Gin, and more

Restaurant Roundup: Kroger Stocks a New Local Brand, Watershed Makes Award-Winning Gin, and more

Columbus always has many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes, it’s sometimes hard to keep up with everything. That’s why our Restaurant Roundup…

Columbus Falls Six Places in Latest ParkScore Index

Columbus ranked 62nd on The Trust for Public Land’s ParkScore Index for 2018, falling from 56th place in 2017’s ranking of park systems in the…

Restaurant Review: Tio’s Tacos and Tequila

Tio’s Tacos and Tequila opened up in De Novo’s original High Street digs. The debut typically inspires the following response from seasoned Downtown diners: “Weird.…

First Look: The Franklin Park Conservatory Children’s Garden

First Look: The Franklin Park Conservatory Children’s Garden

The new two-acre Children’s Garden at The Franklin Park Conservatory (brought to you by support…

Available Light’s Provocative, Slow-Burn Triumph of An Octoroon

Available Light’s Provocative, Slow-Burn Triumph of An Octoroon

Available Light opens an exquisite production of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ An Octoroon directed by Matt Slaybaugh.…

Latest Phase of Neighborhood Launch Proposed

Latest Phase of Neighborhood Launch Proposed

The latest phase of the Edwards Companies’ seven-and-a-half-acre Neighborhood Launch development could be described as…

Shipping Container Arts Space Opens in King-Lincoln District

Shipping Container Arts Space Opens in King-Lincoln District

Maroon Arts Group, in a unique partnership with the City of Columbus, is set to…

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Chipotle Adding 150 Corporate Jobs in Columbus

Chipotle Adding 150 Corporate Jobs in Columbus

Chipotle unveiled major plans yesterday to relocate their headquarters from Denver to Newport Beach, California, and that news also includes plans…

Two Local Businesses Team Up to Open New Café in Franklinton

Two Local Businesses Team Up to Open New Café in Franklinton

A new partnership has formed between two Downtown neighbors. One Line Coffee, a roaster with roots in Heath, Ohio and cafés…

Viiza Opens Downtown, Offering Pizza in a Cone

Viiza Opens Downtown, Offering Pizza in a Cone

Offering a “revolutionary approach” to pizza, Brooklyn-based restaurant Viiza opened the doors of its first Ohio location on Wednesday, May 16.…

Restaurant Review: Mr. Hummus Grill

Restaurant Review: Mr. Hummus Grill

Mr. Hummus Grill has a moniker that suggests a super-casual operation. The serving team leans toward branded t-shirts, which bolsters that…

Poké Bros. Opening in Westerville, Debuting Expanded Menu

Poké Bros. Opening in Westerville, Debuting Expanded Menu

After opening their first two Ohio locations in 2016 and 2017, Poké Bros. will soon add its third regional location in…

Major Addition Proposed for Union Cafe Building

Major Addition Proposed for Union Cafe Building

A plan to add two stories to the Union Cafe building at 782 N. High St. is getting closer to being approved by the Italian Village Commission. The latest proposal,…

Unusual Eats: Veggie Jerky from & Juice Co.

Unusual Eats: Veggie Jerky from & Juice Co.

Juicing is enjoying its heyday in Columbus, and & Juice Co. (not a typo: “& Juice Co.” is the name) has been positioning itself as the local HQ for liquid…

First Look: BrewDog Franklinton

First Look: BrewDog Franklinton

Although still awaiting some finishing touches, BrewDog Franklinton held its grand opening on Friday, May 11. The 4,000 square foot first floor taproom was packed, with some guests showing up…

Upcoming Events View all

May
25
For Families: Wildlife Hike

Friday 5/25/2018 @ 8:30 pm

May
26
Rescue Run 2018

Saturday 5/26/2018 @ 9:00 am

May
26
Grandview Heights Pool - Opening Day

Saturday 5/26/2018 @ 1:00 pm

May
31
Brewsic (Beer+Music)

Thursday 5/31/2018 @ 5:00 pm

Jun
2
Summer Reading Challenge kickoff

Saturday 6/2/2018 @ 11:00 am

Take a 1-mile hike and search for nocturnal animals. Meet at Barn.

Registration is now open for 2018 Rescue Run! https://petpromiserescuerun.itsyourrace.com/register/Rescue Run is the longest running (pun intended) dog- and family-friendly 5k and 1k fun run/walk in Columbus, Ohio. All proceeds from this event go directly to our foster cats a

It's opening day for the Municipal Pool in Grandview Heights: May 26 (Opening Day) 1:00pm - 9:00pm May 27 11:00am - 9:00pm May 28 (Memorial Day) 11:00am - 8:00pm

Brewsic (Beer+Music) Fundraiser for Hubbard Mastery SchoolFrom Michelle Hill of St James Tavern who organized the event: "As many of you know, music programs for schools keep getting cut and often times children miss out on the opportunity to learn to play an instrument. Ins

Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) kicks off its annual Summer Reading Challenge on Saturday, June 2. Beginning that day, participants can sign up and track their reading progress from home, as well as earn badges and prizes, play fun games and learn valuable tips to help early

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