Dispatch wrote Unfairly banned for decades as unsafe, potent liquor returns to Ohio stores By Kevin Joy Wednesday, June 18, 2008 After several years of lobbying by distillers and a detailed study of the liquor’s chemical makeup, the U.S. Treasury Department last year dropped a 95-year prohibition on absinthe. In May, state regulators cleared it […]
The Dispatch wrote Bar challenges smoking ban enforcement Monday, May 19, 2008 BY MISTI CRANE The owner of Zeno’s Victorian Village, 384 W. Third Ave., will become the first to challenge the city’s enforcement of the statewide smoking ban at a hearing Wednesday. Zeno’s first encounter with the city came early on, with an investigation […]
Press Release wrote Liquid, the premier women’s club of Columbus located in the Short North, sets grand opening date for May 17. Liquid, the new cafe, lounge and weekend danceclub located in the Short North sets its grand opening date for Saturday, May 17. Doors will open to the public at 7PM. The party will […]
A sign on a storefront near Surly Girl is announcing the opening of a new whiskey bar called Barrel 44. Does anyone know anything about this place? Could be great.
ColumbusING wrote Goodby East Village. Hello “soon-to-be-named-tex-mex-sports-bar…” by David April 5, 2008 Word on the street is that Rajeshi Lahoti sold East Village in the Short North. New owners? Matt Leonard, former partner in Press Grill & Manny Adame, longtime whitecoat-wearer at Mitchell’s Steakhouse. The deal is just about done and once complete, my guess […]
The Dispatch wrote Keno drawings start July 1 Saturday, February 23, 2008 BY JAMES NASH A fast-paced lottery game is to come to as many as 1,100 bars and restaurants across Ohio in July, with bets as high as $20 a ticket and jackpots reaching $2 million. The Ohio Lottery Commission approved rules governing the […]
The Alive wrote The High Life By Brittany Kress January 17, 2008 The High Five’s black-and-red checkered décor makes it feel like a massive chessboard, and Brian Kralj an oversized, unmoving knight. Kralj, the Short North bar’s general manager and one of three bartenders, has been on High Five’s staff almost as long as he’s […]