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COTA to Resume Bus Service Downtown on Tuesday

Susan Post Susan Post COTA to Resume Bus Service Downtown on Tuesday

COTA will resume its regular fixed-route bus service in the Downtown area starting Tuesday, June 9. The state of emergency declared by the Columbus Division of Police due to ongoing protests has kept buses rerouted out of the Downtown area since Saturday, May 30. The reroutes have impacted lines 1 through 12, line 102 and […]

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Black Owned Businesses to Support in Columbus

Susan Post Susan Post Black Owned Businesses to Support in Columbus

As protests continue in Columbus and across the nation supporting Black Lives Matter and condemning police brutality, many individuals are looking for additional ways to support the black community by supporting black owned businesses. Launched in 2018, the Central Ohio African American Chamber of Commerce (COAACC) offers a one-stop-shop for black-owned businesses in the area. Not only […]

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Bites & Sips: Afra Grill, Gogibop Open, Changes for Flowers & Bread and More

Susan Post Susan Post Bites & Sips: Afra Grill, Gogibop Open, Changes for Flowers & Bread and More

Dining and drinking in Central Ohio may look a bit different as restrictions remain in place due to the coronavirus, however that hasn’t kept a few new spots from popping up and others from pivoting to find new ways to move forward. Read on for more food news! Afra Grill Opens on Morse Road Blending […]

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LGBTQ+ Venture Capital Fund Names CEO

Susan Post Susan Post LGBTQ+ Venture Capital Fund Names CEO

Local venture firm LOUD Capital has found the leader of its LGBTQ+ community-focused venture fund the Pride Fund 1. Densil R. Porteous was named CEO of the $10 million fund that invests in early-stage and growth companies led by LGBTQ+ people. “From the inception of the fund, we realized we needed a dynamic representative of […]

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Pierogi Mountain Moving into Former Grass Skirt Space Downtown

Susan Post Susan Post Pierogi Mountain Moving into Former Grass Skirt Space Downtown

Pierogi Mountain is moving into its very own space, taking over the former home of Grass Skirt Tiki Room at 105 N. Grant Ave. Downtown. “It’s time that we moved out of mom and dad’s house and got our own space,” says Co-Owner Matt Majesky. Pierogi Mountain wrapped up a roughly year-run at Wunderbar in […]

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The Sycamore & Cosecha Cocina Closed, Listed for Sale

Susan Post Susan Post The Sycamore & Cosecha Cocina Closed, Listed for Sale

Grow Restaurants is looking to shed two of its three concepts. Both The Sycamore, 262 E. Sycamore St. in German Village, and Cosecha Cocina, 987 N. Fourth St. in Italian Village are listed for sale. The two restaurants have been closed for the duration of dine-in shutdown during the coronavirus pandemic and will not re-open. […]

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The List: Community Pools Plans for the 2020 Summer Season

Susan Post Susan Post The List: Community Pools Plans for the 2020 Summer Season

Memorial Day typically signifies the start of pool season, but as with practically everything else – things will be different this summer. Public pools were officially allowed to re-open Tuesday, May 26. Some community pools have already announced they will be closed for the season, while others have yet to make a decision. Those that […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!