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Board Weighs in on Proposed 15-Story Building in Franklinton

Board Weighs in on Proposed 15-Story Building in Franklinton

A proposal to build a 15-story building at 567 W. Broad St. was brought before the East Franklinton Review Board this week, spurring a wide-ranging conversation…

Coronavirus Update: Restrictions Removed for Vaccinated Ohioans, Franklin County Back to Level 3

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. The Numbers COVID-19 cases — In Columbus, 137 cases of COVID-19 were reported…

Opera Columbus Returns With Magical, Magnetic Don Giovanni

After a year of tending the flame with crucial streaming and online content, Opera Columbus roars back to life with a trimmed-down and vibrant take…

Nation’s Oldest Black-Owned Business Celebrates 140 Years

Nation’s Oldest Black-Owned Business Celebrates 140 Years

Founded by John T. Ward and his son William S. Ward, E.E. Ward Moving &…

Development Roundup: Jackie O’s Patio, Long Street Apartments and More

Development Roundup: Jackie O’s Patio, Long Street Apartments and More

The latest installment of our ongoing Development Roundup series features news from Downtown, the Near East Side,…

Short Order: Meshikou Chikin

Short Order: Meshikou Chikin

If you have $8 in your pocket, and a hole in your stomach that’s roughly…

Art Review: Opposite Shores – Eric Barth and Carol Snyder at the Keny Galleries

Art Review: Opposite Shores – Eric Barth and Carol Snyder at the Keny Galleries

If this pandemic has offered us anything of benefit, it’s been ample time to consider…

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Pelino’s Pasta Plans Summer Opening for First Restaurant

Pelino’s Pasta Plans Summer Opening for First Restaurant

While the pandemic has found some businesses embracing the pop-up, for Pelino’s Pasta it has meant making things permanent. Husband and…

Dough Mama Closing Second Location This Weekend

Dough Mama Closing Second Location This Weekend

After less than a year, Dough Mama will close its doors in the Brewery District at 730 S. High St. The…

Bites & Sips: Reopenings, New North Market Vendors, Virtual Eats & More

Bites & Sips: Reopenings, New North Market Vendors, Virtual Eats & More

The restaurant world is roaring back to life. Restaurants and bars are reopening and North Market is welcoming new vendors, but…

Short Order: Birria Fries at Martha’s Fusion Kitchen

Short Order: Birria Fries at Martha’s Fusion Kitchen

Martha’s Fusion Kitchen is presently building an empire on its birria foundation. The house menu offers Birria Tacos, Birria Bowls, Birria…

First Look: Galla Park Steak

First Look: Galla Park Steak

Galla Park Steak, 900 N. High St., will finally open its doors today, Wednesday, April 21, in the Short North. Business…

Dave’s Hot Chicken Expanding with 13 Columbus Area Restaurants

Dave’s Hot Chicken Expanding with 13 Columbus Area Restaurants

Another franchise is committing to big numbers of Central Ohio restaurants. Los Angeles-based Dave’s Hot Chicken will make its way to the Midwest via a 28-unit development deal including locations…

Fruit Juice & Saltwater Add Flavor to New Rum Available in Ohio

Fruit Juice & Saltwater Add Flavor to New Rum Available in Ohio

New spirits company Saltwater Woody is making its way to Columbus via Louisville, KY. While the Bluegrass state might be known for a certain other spirit, Saltwater Woody is looking…

DiCarlo’s Pizza Opens in Italian Village

DiCarlo’s Pizza Opens in Italian Village

In case you haven’t heard, DiCarlo’s Pizza uses provolone cheese. Period.  The second Central Ohio location of DiCarlo’s and its cheese can now be found in Italian Village, with a…

Upcoming Events View all

May
7
Foraging with Alexis Nikole Nelson

Friday 5/7/2021 @ 6:00 pm

May
8
GartenMarkt

Saturday 5/8/2021 @ 9:00 am

May
9
Not Your Mama’s Craft Market at BrewDog

Sunday 5/9/2021 @ 11:00 am

May
13
The Importance of REALLY Knowing Your Customer

Thursday 5/13/2021 @ 12:00 pm

May
13
Chroma: Best of CCAD

Thursday 5/13/2021 @ 4:30 pm

You may recognize Alexis Nikole Nelson as BlackForager — the social media star who highlights the surprisingly edible characteristics of urban plants. And on May 7, she’ll be hosting a virtual program with the Conservatory! Foraging with Alexis Nikole Nelson will include a

After careful consideration, the German Village Garten Club (GVGC) is excited to announce the return of an in-person GartenMarkt. The one-day only in-person sale will be Saturday, May 8 , 2021 at the German Village Meeting Haus Markt Platz (588 S. 3 rd Street, Columbus OH 43215

Join Not Your Mama's Craft Market for first event of the season! 50 modern handmade Makers will be setup outdoors for a Mother’s Day celebration at BrewDog in Canal Winchester on May 9th from 11am – 3pm. Is there a better way to celebrate the fur mom or human mom in your li

In retail, nothing is more important than your customers--you simply don’t exist without them. Every experience, every product, every interaction needs to be meaningful or you won’t get a return visit. When you develop a retail brand, you need to define what you want that bra

Check out Chroma: Best of CCAD, a juried presentation of work by members of the Class of 2021, on view in person 4:30–10 p.m. Thursday, May 13, at the Canzani and Crane centers. Appointment-only access to this in-person presentation of work by our graduates-to-be is available b

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