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Landmark Theatres enters Columbus market


The Bad and the Beautiful wrote Landmark Theatres enters Columbus market Posted by Melissa Starker on February 8, 2008 Campus Partners just announced that as of March 1, the Gateway Theater will be operated by national chain Landmark Theatres. This announcement has the potential to lead to a major shake-up in the local film exhibition […]


Drexel to no longer manage Gateway Theatre

 The Hegemo

The Dispatch wrote Drexel’s run at managing South Campus Gateway theater to end in March Tuesday, February 5, 2008 BY MIKE PRAMIK The theater at South Campus Gateway will be under new management in March when Campus Partners cuts ties with Drexel Theatres Group. Drexel Gateway, an eight-screen movie theater at the South Campus development […]


Some bars slow to snuff smoking

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The Dispatch wrote Bars slow to snuff smoking Sunday, February 3, 2008 BY MATTHEW MARX If no one had ever complained about smoking at the Oakland Park Bar & Grill, city health inspectors wouldn’t have dropped in Thursday night. But someone had reported the North Linden bar, so investigators walked inside and saw six patrons […]


Alive Review: Cafe Bourbon Street

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The Alive wrote Bourbon on the rock By Bryan Bullock January 31, 2008 You don’t expect many frills from a bar that advertises, on its MySpace page, a working urinal and a staff that despises BS. No need to be concerned, though. Cafe Bourbon Street’s rough edges only bolster the joint’s good-humored, rock ‘n’ roll […]


Club Fever Opens on Spring Street Downtown

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Black Rose Chronicles wrote In the Works #1: Club Fever Grand Opening THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2008 POSTED BY KUMAR ARORA AT 7:48 PM For those of you who would like to check out a new venue which has some hope in bringing back the 18+ scene, Club Fever on Spring Street is opening up. Club […]


Sharks Acquire Jody Shelley from Blue Jackets

 The Hegemo

nhl.com wrote Sharks Acquire Jody Shelley San Jose Sharks Staff Jan 29, 2008 San Jose Sharks Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Wilson has acquired left wing Jody Shelley from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for a sixth round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. “Jody Shelley is an aggressive, physical player […]


Is the Columbus music scene out of tune?

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The Lantern wrote Columbus music scene out of tune Amy Hoover Issue date: 1/28/08 Every night in Columbus, a different band hooks up its amps and pours its hearts out to bar audiences. Some might be playing for the first time, and others have been playing for years and are still considered underground. The music […]


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