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Bar of Modern Art Undergoing More Changes

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The following discussion is about BOMA, the Bar of Modern Art that opened on Broad St. in 2006. The club touted that it would be very exclusive, but that plan did not pay the bills. Now new management has decided to run it as a restaurant and event space with club events being extra. Related […]


Wall-E Review

Manatee Manatee

(FIRE IN THE HOLE: POSSIBLE SPOILERS) Okay, I saw Wall-E. I was very impressed. No, it’s no My Neighbor Totoro, but what is? Even Santa Claus v. Totoro would be a series of grey decisions, possibly resulting in some new nation-state boundaries: Mai and Totoro But Wall-E is pretty damned good. I would go again… […]


Martini Park Club at Easton aiming for mature crowd

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The Dispatch wrote Club at Easton aiming for mature crowd Thursday, July 10, 2008 BY MARLA MATZER ROSE Easton Town Center has been chosen as the third location for Martini Park, an upscale nightclub aimed at Generation X and baby boomers. Founder Chris Barish expects his “playground for grownups” to open in early November. It […]


OSU is Ranked #1… at pirating music online

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The Dispatch wrote OSU ranks No. 1 for music-piracy warnings Tuesday, July 8, 2008 BY ENCARNACION PYLE Ohio State University usually likes to lead the pack when it comes to Top 25 lists, but not this time. According to the music industry, Ohio State has received 2,336 letters about students pirating music during the past […]


Skating championship with a rock-and-roll showdown

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The Dispatch wrote Skating championship promises rock-and-roll showdown Thursday, July 3, 2008 BY JILL LASTER In search of a life-changing experience, Crissy Hardy strapped on skates and joined a circle of sisters. It worked. Hardy is one of about 60 players in the four-team Columbus league, which will decide its championship — the Envy Cup […]


Little Brother’s alum turns Milo into concert venue

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The Other Paper wrote A Little Brother’s alum hopes to turn a former school into a hot concert venue BY RICK ALLEN / JULY 3, 2008 Last year marked the closing of Little Brother’s, one of Columbus’s best-known live-music venues. But as nature abhors a vacuum, many stepped in to fill Dugan’s considerable shoes, including […]


Zherdev and Fritsche traded for Tyutin and Backman

 The Hegemo

The Dispatch wrote Jackets acquire free-agent Huselius, trade Zherdev, Fritsche Wednesday, July 2, 2008 BY AARON PORTZLINE The Blue Jackets have traded wingers Nikolai Zherdev and Dan Fritsche to the New York Rangers for defensemen Fedor Tyutin and Christian Backman, The Dispatch has learned. Both Tyutin, 24, and Backman, 28, are regarded as puck-moving defensemen, […]


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The 6th Annual Columbus Dessert Festival Returns!