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Cooper Stadium will live on in memories

Walker Evans Walker Evans

  The Dispatch wrote As long as the tales survive, Cooper Stadium will live on  Monday, September 1, 2008 BY JIM MASSIE The county stadium on Mound Street has been home to baseball in Columbus since 1932. The Clippers will play their last game there tonight; next year, the team will move to the new […]

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Tavern on the Lawn

Coremodels Coremodels

So I just noticed this place yesterday, where the strip club used to be on Greenlawn. Checked out the website, looks pretty decent actually, and is owned by the same people as Wall Street. 340 Greenlawn Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43223 (614) 444-9000 Monday – Friday : 4 p.m. – 1 a.m. Saturday & Sunday : […]


Australian Rules Football arrives in Columbus

 Chet Ridenour

usfootynews.com wrote Footy takes root in Columbus Written by Chet Ridenour and John Fisher Wednesday, 30 July 2008 Hundreds of emails, a city canvassed by fliers, Craigslist posts, Myspace bulletins, Facebook notes, rugby website announcements, countless phone calls, pleas to athletic friends, searches for local Australians, help requested from Nationals, six weeks of training, and […]


Bar 23: Behind the numbers

Walker Evans Walker Evans

  The Alive wrote Behind the numbers  By Bryan Bullock August 28, 2008 The number 23 stirs various associations – like Jordan in his heyday or Jim Carrey at his lowest – but the Short North’s Bar 23 is simply honoring Columbus’ backbone, U.S. Rt. 23. The bar’s short, clean name also reflects the mod, […]


OSU Football – News, Updates, and More

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Ohio State University 2008 College Football Season kicks off this Saturday at noon when the Buckeyes take on Youngstown State at Ohio Stadium. If you plan on attending the game, keep in mind that COTA offers special shuttle service and there are bike corrals set up near the bike path if you want to […]


Time Warner, Big Ten Network reach agreement


  The Dispatch wrote Time Warner, Big Ten Network reach agreement  Monday, August 25, 2008 BY JEFFREY SHEBAN AND MARY LYNN PLAGEMAN Chalk up a victory for the Big Ten against a national power. Late tonight, Time Warner Cable and the Big Ten Network reached an agreement in principle allowing the nation’s second-largest cable company […]


At gay bars, customers just as likely to be straight

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote At gay bars, customers just as likely to be straight Saturday, August 23, 2008 BY KEVIN JOY Despite the setting, with drag shows and male revues of “hot college jocks” making up part of the weekly schedule, a heterosexual presence (or even a pairing) isn’t so strange anymore. This month, Axis hosted […]


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