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Plenty of late night bowling options in Columbus

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The Alive wrote The fast lanes By Todd LaPlace June 5, 2008 It’s nearly midnight on Saturday night, but that hasn’t stopped people from wandering into the Sequoia, a tucked-away little nightspot just off State Rt. 161. The lights are low, the DJ is playing Blackstreet’s “Booty Call” and the 70-something woman walking in the […]


First Fridays DJ brings the Greatest Show on Earth


The Alive wrote Friday night light By Wes Flexner June 5, 2008 “When they have me under the tent, I call it ‘The Greatest Show on Earth,’” quipped DJ O Sharp. “Last time they had me out there, I dropped [Wu-Tang Clan’s] ‘C.R.E.A.M.’ — naw, it was ‘Triumph.’ I had women in heels and dresses […]

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Momo2: Karaoke, bowling, and much more

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The Alive wrote Momo a go-go! Story and photos by Bryan Bullock It’s last call for alcohol at Momo2 — fortunately that means you still have two hours to bowl, belt out karaoke and buy that coveted Hello Kitty bathrobe. On weekend nights when other bars tuck themselves in for bed, this 15,000-square-foot entertainment mecca […]


Scioto Downs: A crowd pleaser no more

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The Dispatch wrote A crowd pleaser no more BY KEN GORDONOnce upon a time, when the sport of kings was king in Columbus, the horse-track business was this simple: Build it, and they will come. That’s what Charlie Hill did, buying 134 acres of the Hartman farm south of town and opening Scioto Downs for […]


On the Lam

 Jim Lauwers

On the Lam Premiering this Saturday at 4:00pm $5 tickets Official site Hello! I am here today to tell you about a very special movie. The name of this very special movie is On the Lam, and I am excited to be talking about a movie of this caliber of specialness. There are two very […]


2008 Memorial Tournament – May 26th – June 1

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The Alive wrote Field of greens By John Ross May 29, 2008 Muirfield Village Golf Club was polished and beautiful on May 27, 1974, during a dedication match between PGA Tour legends Tom Weiskopf and Jack Nicklaus, the Ohio native who founded and designed the course. It was just as impressive two years later, when […]


West Ham & Independiente to play the Crew

 The Hegemo

The Dispatch wrote Independiente, West Ham confirmed Posted by Shawn Mitchell on May 29, 2008 The Crew will play host to Independiente of Argentina and West Ham United of the EPL in July. Independiente will visit July 9. West Ham will visit July 20. The Independiente game will kick off at 7:30 p.m. and be […]


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