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Candle Lab Closes Downtown Location

Susan Post Susan Post Candle Lab Closes Downtown Location

The Candle Lab’s newest storefront has closed its doors. After just 15 months in business, the shop across from the Convention Center at 459 N. High St. has poured its last candle. A sign posted on the door states: We have made the difficult decision to close our Convention District location. We’ve been open here […]

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Florin Coffee Opening Shop in North Linden

Susan Post Susan Post Florin Coffee Opening Shop in North Linden

Local roaster Florin Coffee has been roasting beans from 874 Oakland Park Ave. for about a year, but soon they’ll add a coffee shop to the mix. Florin Coffee will open the doors to its first shop in North Linden this December. Co-Owner Hans Hochstedler says the original plans for their space were roasting only […]

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The Rossi Now Under New Ownership

Susan Post Susan Post The Rossi Now Under New Ownership

Fear not regulars, The Rossi isn’t going anywhere. The restaurant is under new ownership, and sporting some new menus, but Owner George Tanchevski wants to keep the character of the Short North mainstay. Randy and Tina Corbin opened The Rossi in 2004, and eventually expanded their restaurant empire to include Club 185, Little Palace, El […]

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens Downtown

Susan Post Susan Post Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens Downtown

Medical cannabis dispensary The Botanist is now open at 115 Vine St. Downtown. Greenleaf Apothecaries operates The Botanist dispensaries, of which there are four locations already open across the state, including Columbus, Canton, Wickliffe and Cleveland, with a fifth in Akron on the way. Each is managed by a state-licensed pharmacist. “Hiring pharmacists to run […]

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Charleys Opens First Shipping Container Restaurant

Susan Post Susan Post Charleys Opens First Shipping Container Restaurant

Charleys Philly Steaks may have 600 plus locations around the globe, but the Columbus-based brand continues to innovate within its home city. Charleys opened its first store constructed of shipping containers at 3849 E. Broad St. in Whitehall. With a three-container footprint, the location includes a small ordering area with a few stools for patrons, […]

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Yellow Brick Pizza Opening Third Location

Susan Post Susan Post Yellow Brick Pizza Opening Third Location

Franklinton is getting a pizza joint. Yellow Brick Pizza will open its third area location at the corner of Rich and Lucas Streets in the River & Rich development. From the 2,900 square foot space, Yellow Brick will serve up its menu of New York style and Chicago deep-dish pizzas, as well as salads, calzones, […]

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Arena Football League Pulls out of Local Markets

Susan Post Susan Post Arena Football League Pulls out of Local Markets

It could be the end for the Columbus Destroyers. Again. Arena Football League Commissioner Randall Boe issued a statement saying the AFL, “was forced to make the difficult, but necessary decision to close our team services and business operations units in our local markets.” The closure impacts six teams in the league, including the Columbus […]

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