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Black Box Fix Opening First Location in Central Ohio

Black Box Fix Opening First Location in Central Ohio

Cleveland-based Black Box Fix is opening its first location in Columbus at Easton Town Center. Offering a menu of creole and cajun style eats, Black…

2021 Ohio State Fair Will Not Be Open to the Public

The Ohio State Fair will be limited this year due to the pandemic, and will not be open to the public. The Ohio State Fair…

Kilwins Closes, Up for Sale in Short North

Chocolate and ice cream shop Kilwins has closed its doors in the Short North – for now. The franchisee is selling the operation to focus…

Treat to Try: Lion Cub’s Cookies

Treat to Try: Lion Cub’s Cookies

Lion’s Paw Cookies That’s not it. Lion’s Cub Cookies Nope. Lion Cub’s Cookies THAT’S IT!…

Ray Ray’s Meat + Three Makes its Debut in Granville

Ray Ray’s Meat + Three Makes its Debut in Granville

From its first food truck in 2009, Ray Ray’s has expanded to five locations serving…

First Look: Budd Dairy Food Hall

First Look: Budd Dairy Food Hall

The wait is over. Budd Dairy Food Hall officially opens its doors at 4 p.m.…

CDDC Looking to Build Apartments Near Topiary Park

CDDC Looking to Build Apartments Near Topiary Park

A new plan for an empty lot across from the Topiary Park Downtown could bring…

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First Look: Freedom a la Cart Café + Bakery

First Look: Freedom a la Cart Café + Bakery

Freedom a la Cart celebrates the grand opening of its first café and bakery today, Monday April 5. The nonprofit catering…

Third Way Cafe Debuts New Renovation, Second Location

Third Way Cafe Debuts New Renovation, Second Location

Third Way Cafe is bringing its motto of pursuing good together to the South Side. The coffee shop, which opened its…

Běndì Wok N’ Bar Now Open in German Village

Běndì Wok N’ Bar Now Open in German Village

Běndì Wok N’ Bar is bringing Asian eats back to German Village. The new Asian-fusion restaurant opened its doors at 277…

April Fools Day: Seventh Son Brewing Launches NFT Beers For Sale

April Fools Day: Seventh Son Brewing Launches NFT Beers For Sale

Press Release: Seventh Son is pleased to announce that it is diving headfirst into the virtual world with an exciting new…

April Fools Day: Mikey’s Late Night Slice to open first of its kind “Sit Down” Restaurant 

April Fools Day: Mikey’s Late Night Slice to open first of its kind “Sit Down” Restaurant 

New location to feature revolutionary inside dining area with “chairs” and “seats”   Press Release: Some are saying the restaurant scene in Central Ohio, and…

April Fools Day: White Castle Launches Bath Product Line

April Fools Day: White Castle Launches Bath Product Line

According to a press release issued by White Castle representatives, the company is planning to release a new line of bath and beauty products aimed at hardcore fans of the…

Treat to Try: Sadie Baby Sweets

Treat to Try: Sadie Baby Sweets

Of all the eating holidays, Easter is the best. There’s the ham, the hashbrown casserole . . . and most importantly, the giant chocolate eggs and bunnies. There’s not another holiday where…

Dolly Parton Gets Her Own Jeni’s Flavor

Dolly Parton Gets Her Own Jeni’s Flavor

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams is no stranger to the celebrity collaboration, teaming up with everyone from Tyler the Creator to President Joe Biden on flavors of the sweet stuff. Now…

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Apr
17
Life is Better With You Here

Saturday 4/17/2021 @ 3:00 pm

Apr
18
Last Day: Is this the Truth?

Sunday 4/18/2021 @ 12:00 am

Apr
24
Independent Bookstore Day

Saturday 4/24/2021 @ 12:00 am

Apr
24
Create a Paper Peony

Saturday 4/24/2021 @ 12:00 pm

Join us for Mayor Andrew J. Ginther’s 2021 State of the City, where he will discuss recovery, rebuilding and resiliency.This year’s address will be fully virtual, available to watch on the City’s Facebook and YouTube pages.Airing on Wednesday April 14th at 6pm

Ohio's Voice for Suicide Prevention is hosting a series of events to bring awareness of mental health issues in the black community. Please join us at the following events:Join us: Columbus Saturday, April 17, 2021, from 3-5PM Sole Classics 846 N High St Columbus, OH h

Generation Z is the first generation to have access to the Internet their whole lives. They've grown up with smart phones and social media. So how do they relate to online media? Is this the Truth? is a collection of images created by Ohio State undergraduates as part of a Ph.D.

Mark your calendar for Independent Bookstore Day on April 24! This is a day designed to show your support for all indies.Cincy Book Bus: I’ve got some great books lined up and there’ll be freebies and a giveaway. I’ll be giving away one of these awesome totes especia

Join artist Lea Gray of PaperBlooms Design in creating beautiful, realistic, paper peonies. Learn the easy and fun techniques of sculpting and coloring fine Italian crepe papers that will make the peonies look as real as the ones growing in nature. Gray is the current featured ar

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