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Take Our Best of 2012 Reader Survey

Walker Evans Walker Evans Take Our Best of 2012 Reader Survey

The year of 2012 is nearly over (as is everything else if the Mayans are right about December 21st) which means that it’s time once again to round up our favorite people, places and things of the year in our annual survey! This is where we ask you, our loyal readers, to decide what stands […]

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2012 Columbus Voter’s Guide

Walker Evans Walker Evans 2012 Columbus Voter’s Guide

Happy Election Day! If you haven’t already cast an early or absentee ballot, then today’s the day to get your civic duty done. You can find your polling place at www.vote411.org and more information on the candidates and issues below. Candidates: President of the United States: Obama VS Romney US Senate: Brown VS Mandel U.S. […]

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Alive Announces People to Watch 2012

Walker Evans Walker Evans Alive Announces People to Watch 2012

The fifth annual Columbus Alive “People to Watch” list was just announced today, shining a spotlight on another group of young, talented and interesting people who help make Columbus a better place to live. This echoes one of our most important missions here at Columbus Underground and we’re always happy to see this annual Alive […]

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The 2012 Columbus Festival Season

Anne Evans Anne Evans The 2012 Columbus Festival Season

The Festival Season kind of snuck up on me this year! Agora and ZombieWalk were earlier than usual, last weekend we had EcoChic Craftacular, Village Valuables Nelsonville Music Festival, the SciFi Marathon, and Rock on the Range, so festival season is definitely in the works! Below is a list of festivals beginning in May and […]

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Earth Day Columbus Plans for World’s Largest Volunteering Weekend in 2012

Walker Evans Walker Evans Earth Day Columbus Plans for World’s Largest Volunteering Weekend in 2012

Spring may not quite be in the air just yet, but this warm February weather has already got us thinking about gardening, planting and spring cleaning. The fine folks at Green Columbus must also be in the same mindset as they plan for the upcoming Earth Day events held in April. Once again, this year’s […]

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Seeking Nominations for Columbus Arch Award 2012

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The City of Columbus will be turning 200 years old on Tuesday, February 14th, and once again we’ll be celebrating the occasion by announcing the annual Arch Award at the Columbus Historical Society’s birthday celebration. This award recognizes an “up and coming” local person who is making modern day history in the city through their actions and contributions. Previous […]

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COTA Raising Prices in 2012, Introducing 31-Day Pass

Walker Evans Walker Evans COTA Raising Prices in 2012, Introducing 31-Day Pass

The COTA Board of Trustees approved a fare adjustment plan that will go into effect on January 1st. A single local trip will rise in price from $1.75 to $2.00 while an express trip will rise from $2.50 to $2.75. A one-day pass will rise from $4.00 to $4.50 and a seven-day pass will rise […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns with a “Curated Take Home Box Experience”

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