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Comedy Preview & Interview: Margaret Cho

Comedy Preview & Interview: Margaret Cho

I owe a lot to Margaret Cho’s 2000 one-woman show, I’m The One That I Want, as an integral part of both my evolving comedy…

The Columbus Foundation Announces 2019 Nonprofits to Watch

The Columbus Foundation has announced its 5 Nonprofits to Watch for 2019, as part of an annual program to provide recognition to innovative and exceptional…

Columbus Police Disbands Vice Unit

Last night, the Columbus Division of Police announced that it would be getting rid of its Vice Section under the Narcotics Bureau, following last week’s…

Artist Laura Parnes Brings Hybrid Rock Doc to Wex

Artist Laura Parnes Brings Hybrid Rock Doc to Wex

Thursday won’t be Laura Parnes’s first visit to the Wexner Center for the Arts, and…

Next Round of Student Apartments Aiming for Summer Openings

Next Round of Student Apartments Aiming for Summer Openings

A new apartment building rising over Tuttle Park in the University District now officially has…

Country Music Bar & Restaurant Headed for Short North

Country Music Bar & Restaurant Headed for Short North

Brian Swanson (Bodega) is opening up a new Short North restaurant in Nashville style. Bristol…

Construction Roundup: Downtown & Franklinton

Construction Roundup: Downtown & Franklinton

Welcome back! It’s been four months since the last installment in our Construction Roundup photo…

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Ann Arbor-Based Coffee Shop Opens OSU Location

Ann Arbor-Based Coffee Shop Opens OSU Location

A Michigan-based coffee shop is preparing to open their third Central Ohio location with a new shop right next door to…

Treat to Try: Creative Superfoods Cookies

Treat to Try: Creative Superfoods Cookies

The Treat to Try category of edibles is typically reserved for ready-to-eat items. Not having to cook anything is part of…

Third Angry Baker Location Now Open

Third Angry Baker Location Now Open

The Angry Baker brand is spreading throughout the Columbus area, getting a third location in Upper Arlington this past weekend. The…

Yes! There Will be Vegan Options

Yes! There Will be Vegan Options

The answer every vegan has been asking is finally here: Yes, there will be Vegan Options! Enjoy a 12-course menu of…

Video: The Most Anticipated New Restaurants of 2019

Video: The Most Anticipated New Restaurants of 2019

There’s a lot of new restaurants and bars opening this year in Columbus, and we decided to talk about some of…

Health Department Forces Downtown Restaurant to Close

Health Department Forces Downtown Restaurant to Close

Criollo, the Peruvian restaurant that opened on East Gay Street in October 2018, has been shut down by the Health Department for operating without a food service operation license.  The…

Restaurant Roundup: News from The Keep, Jeni’s and more

Restaurant Roundup: News from The Keep, Jeni’s and more

The Keep This Easter, The Keep will host a brunch buffet featuring omelets, french toast, traditional Easter entrees, carving and seafood stations, seasonal salads and desserts. A complimentary photo booth…

Short North Goody Boy Reopens This Weekend

Short North Goody Boy Reopens This Weekend

After three months of renovations, Short North Goody Boy will reopen to the public on Friday, March 15.  A neighborhood staple since 1947, Goody Boy has changed hands, closed and…

Upcoming Events View all

Mar
24
Black Girl Miracle: HERstory Retold

Sunday 3/24/2019 @ 5:00 pm

Apr
26
Yes, There will be Vegan Options!

Friday 4/26/2019 @ 6:00 pm

May
22
Keyholder 19

Wednesday 5/22/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Women's History Month is HERE, and Black Girl Miracle is celebrating with a pop-up gallery experience! The pop-up will incorporate visual installations, poetry performances, live music, and film by local artists - an interdisciplinary + collaborative arts approach that reflects t

National Geographic Live, National Geographic’s touring speaker series, and the McCoy Center are proud to announce “On the Trail of Big Cats” with Steve Winter, a National Geographic wildlife photographer with a specific focus on big cats. The McCoy Marquee Series prese

The answer every Vegan has been asking is finally here: Yes, there will be Vegan Options!Enjoy a 12 course menu of vegan samples from savory to dessert options.The Chefs at Hills Downtown alongside Willowbeez, PattyCake Bakery, Destination Donuts and Too Good Eats will be

Keyholder brings together women, men, and people of all ages and backgrounds. It’s a night to celebrate our shared efforts to create gender equity. And, it’s a night to commit to tackling challenges that still lie ahead, together. We fill the Ohio Theatre with 2,500 of us rea