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Brueggers coming back to Columbus

 The Hegemo

I think I asked on here before about Brueggers, and was told they used to be in Columbus, but all the locations had closed. I was checking the Brueggers homepage to see how late the store in my parents’ neighborhood was open today, and I noticed this on the list of Ohio locations: Coming Soon: […]


Sofa Express closing Central OH stores and HQ

 The Hegemo

Business First wrote Sofa Express closing stores, cutting HQ staff Tuesday, December 4, 2007 by Dan Eaton The Groveport-based furniture retailer with a nearly 50-year history in Central Ohio is eliminating its corporate staff and beginning the process to close stores. According to documents filed with the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services, Sofa […]


Thai restaurant on E. Lynn

 The Hegemo

I had a meeting downtown yesterday afternoon, so I took advantage of the opportunity to have lunch at El Arepazo, which was tasty, as always. After lunch I was walking to get a coffee and I noticed there is a Thai restaurant on the alley (E. Lynn St) just off of High. I think it […]


Columbus gets positive write-up in Chicago Tribune

 The Hegemo

The Chicago Tribune wrote Who knew Columbus was so cool? By Barbara Brotman November 11, 2007 My husband and I had no idea. But when work brought us here, we found it to be nothing like we expected. There was a large and bustling arts district. There was a gourmet food market to rival Seattle’s […]


Target coming to Kingsdale in Upper Arlington

 The Hegemo

Business First of Columbus wrote Target to anchor Kingsdale revamp Monday, October 29, 2007 – 5:24 PM EDT A redevelopment plan for Upper Arlington’s ailing Kingsdale Shopping Center includes a new Target Corp. store. Regency Centers LP, the 252,000-square-foot mall’s Jacksonville, Fla.-based owner, presented a plan to the Upper Arlington Board of Zoning and Planning […]


Brutus on parade

 The Hegemo

I’m not sure how this fits with being the Indie Art Capital, but Columbus is getting Brutuses (Bruti?) for artists to decorate: The Columbus Dispatch wrote OSU to place 6-foot-tall ‘Brutus on Parade’ statues around city Monday, October 29, 2007 Chicago had colorfully decorated Swiss cows. Cincinnati went for pigs. But as far as Ohio […]


Crew having trouble attracting players to Columbus

 The Hegemo

So says Sigi Schmid, in Bob Hunter’s column in the Dispatch this morning. Surely the LiveWorkPlayColumbus.com site will cure this problem. The Columbus Dispatch wrote Bob Hunter commentary: Rumblings Friday, October 12, 2007 By Bob Hunter Coach Sigi Schmid says the Crew has been unable to sign some foreign stars to fill its designated player […]


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