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$20 Dates for a Romantic Summer in Columbus

 PocketBook Jess $20 Dates for a Romantic Summer in Columbus

When I (Jess) first started dating Rob, we were broke college students. Going out and having fun together was our number one priority but we quickly realized that budgeting should be a close second. I was born and raised in Columbus yet it was Brooklyn-born and raised Rob that challenged me to step outside my […]

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Preview: The Cliks at Kobo tonight

Briana Henry Briana Henry Preview: The Cliks at Kobo tonight

Releasing themselves from hiatus, The Cliks have progressed from poppy and catchy to music with more soul and blues. After gender reassignment surgery, Lucas Silveira remains the lead singer of The Cliks, and was voted “The Sexiest Canadian Man” in 2010 by Chart Attack. While the struggles of gender identity seemingly only came to light […]

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Franklin County Community Gardens Open to Public

Walker Evans Walker Evans Franklin County Community Gardens Open to Public

If you’re interested in community gardening, but don’t necessarily want to start one from scratch, then the Franklin County Community Gardens program may be just what you’re looking for. Launched in 2008, the program features two garden areas open for residents to apply to use each season. “The program came about by Franklin County Commissioner […]

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Q&A with Chris Cerveny, Plant Food Scientist

Walker Evans Walker Evans Q&A with Chris Cerveny, Plant Food Scientist

One of the most active ongoing discussions on the Columbus Underground Messageboard is entitled “How Does Your Garden Grow?” It’s become a great place for our readers to share stories of their backyard garden adventures and misadventures. Since Columbus Underground is celebrating Gardening Week this week, we thought it would be a great idea to […]

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Backyard Gardening Continues to Grow in Popularity in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Backyard Gardening Continues to Grow in Popularity in Columbus

Urban gardening, backyard gardening, container gardening… all are hot topics here on Columbus Underground that reemerge each spring as our regular readers discuss strategies, tactics and tips on how to produce the best produce right at home. There are many reasons to consider growing a backyard garden, and more and more people in Columbus are […]

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Q&A: Bill Dawson on Community Gardening

Walker Evans Walker Evans Q&A: Bill Dawson on Community Gardening

If you want to start a community garden in Central Ohio, then there’s one person you most certainly know: Bill Dawson. Bill has been working at the forefront of community gardening efforts for the past two decades and has helped launch new gardens all throughout the region in addition to efforts located on-site at the […]

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Gardening for small spaces

Anne Evans Anne Evans Gardening for small spaces

If you like to garden, but find yourself a bit short on space, you may want to consider a few of these ideas. If you have even just a small patio, that’s probably enough room for you to place a container, and if it is getting at least 8 hours of sun (full sun) per […]

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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!