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Ambushed Salon Now Open in The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Yukon Building in the Short North is gaining a new tenant as Ambushed Salon plans their grand opening for December’s Holiday Hop on Saturday, December 4th. Ambushed is the creation of stylist Amy Bush, and focuses on clientele with naturally curly hair. We recently spoke with Amy to find out more about her new […]

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Short North Fitness Opens in The Jackson on High

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Short North continues to expand on the northern end of the district with the opening of the new Short North Fitness. This new business opened their doors yesterday in The Jackson on High condominium development located at 1137 North High Street. Short North Fitness boasts a variety of classes, services and state-of-the-art fitness equipment. […]


Canning Your Extra Strawberries into Jam

Anne Evans Anne Evans Canning Your Extra Strawberries into Jam

Have you been strawberry picking this season? Or out to the farmer’s markets and picked up too many delicious strawberries? If you have the supplies, why not try canning them to preserve their wonderful flavors so you can enjoy them in the dead of winter. Last Saturday, I attended the Ohio Farm Bureau’s Grow and […]


Best Mode of Transportation of 2009: Walking

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If 2008 was “Year of the Bike” then 2009 was the “Year of the Foot”. Walking topped our reader’s survey as the number one way to get around last year. The reasons for the shift to human-powered transit could vary. Perhaps the national recession got people moving toward the cheapest form of transportation. Perhaps Columbus […]


Core Fitness Opens Today in Olde Towne East

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Core Fitness Studios is expanding from their Lewis Center location and opening a second location at 63 Parsons Avenue in Olde Towne East. They specialize in the areas of personal training, massage therapy, personalized meal plans, and group training. Their space will also feature a retail area with a full line of supplements and vitamins. […]


New Yoga Studio Opens Downtown

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Yoga Studio Jimmy24 is the name of a new fitness establishment that just opened Downtown on Main Street near the Hawk Galleries. Group classes are available for all skill levels for both men and women and take place twice a day, seven days a week. Pricing includes weekly and monthly plans as well as a […]


Spring Makeup Trends and Tips

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Looking for some new makeup ideas to freshen up your routine for Spring? We asked Tim Maurer, creator of Mukha Custom Cosmetics for some ideas and tips to make sure your makeup stands out among the oversized necklaces, hot colors, big prints and bold patterns that are popping up as fashion trends this season.

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