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Welcome to Columbus Underground

Welcome to Columbus Underground

Thank you for reading our articles on the Spectrum News App! Now that you're here, you'll be excited to know that we publish articles on the most relevant, interesting, and newsworthy information about our city and region every day.

Columbus Underground is an independent, family-owned news publisher that began in 2001. We are a small and talented team of award-winning journalists, photographers, and freelancers.

Our digital first approach to publishing news easily keeps our community informed. We believe an informed public is best and we keep our news free from paywalls.

Explore Columbus Underground to find a variety of news you need to know about your community. Here are some links to get you started:

The Urbanist with development news.

Civically Minded to stay informed on local political issues.

Opinions & Editorial.

Capital A for arts and entertainment.

Mega Weekend for upcoming events and things to do.

Food & Drink for restaurant reviews, restaurant openings, news, and more.

The Good Life for shopping, travel, and lifestyle news.

CU Live with video interviews of the people making moves in the city.

The Confluence Cast for podcasts you can listen to on a variety of topics.

Our annual Holiday Gift Guide features about one hundred, all local gift ideas.

Our newsroom enjoys support from our readers through direct donations, purchases from our CU Store, and attendance at our events. Columbus Underground features advertisements and partnerships that showcase our local community and bring you relevant information and products.

Join us in September at the Ohio Village for the Columbus Coffee Festival! Other annual events by Columbus Underground are the Sweet Treats Dessert Festival in February, the Urban Living Tour in May, and more.

Join our newsletters to keep informed!

We also have very active social media accounts, but we recommend our newsletter to be sure you hear from us directly first!

Our sister-site, The Metropreneur focuses on small business news and entrepreneurship. Join us at Aspire in September to honor social enterprises and get involved in the community.

Thank you for visiting!

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