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HighBall Halloween Headed for New Location in 2021

Susan Post Susan Post HighBall Halloween Headed for New Location in 2021

HighBall Halloween is back in-person in 2021, but making a move off of High Street. HighBall Halloween will be held Saturday, October 23 from 6 – 11 p.m. at the EXPRESS LIVE! outdoor stage, 405 Neil Ave. “It’s important that HighBall Halloween returns as an in-person event this year, and more important that we execute […]

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Gallery Hop Returns with Exhibitions, Performances, Ways to Support Local Businesses

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Gallery Hop Returns with Exhibitions, Performances, Ways to Support Local Businesses

Gallery Hop returns for the first time in-person since the onset of the pandemic on Saturday, June 5. Local art galleries will be open for exhibitions, while performances will once again return to High Street. Participating businesses will also have creative programming. “Our local business community is thrilled to welcome back the public with creative […]

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Public Art Transforming Short North Construction Sites

Walker Evans Walker Evans Public Art Transforming Short North Construction Sites

Nearly every block of High Street through the Short North is currently under construction, and will continue to be so for quite some time. To help alleviate some of the visual eyesores, the Short North Alliance is working with the Columbus College of Art and Design and several other partners to bring artwork displays to […]

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Three Dog Bakery Will Close this Month Due to Rent Increase

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Three Dog Bakery Will Close this Month Due to Rent Increase

Dog people loved Three Dog Bakery, the Short North shop that for the last 10 years has supplied a niche market with all the pupcakes and Boston Terrier cream pies it could handle. It’s been a place that, for long-time customer Melissa Elliott, always seemed to care about her Great Dane Caine as much as […]

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Work Begins on Major Short North Streetscape Improvements

Brent Warren Brent Warren Work Begins on Major Short North Streetscape Improvements

Work started this week on the first phase of streetscape improvements along North High Street in the Short North. A three-block stretch of the street in front of the Convention Center is the first to undergo the transformation, with construction scheduled to continue through the end of September. The improvements will be both above ground […]

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Art Piece Approved for White Castle Building in the Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren Art Piece Approved for White Castle Building in the Short North

The Victorian Village Commission last month approved an art installation for the White Castle building in the Short North. The piece, called “Orange Slide Double Fade,” will be positioned on the overhanging portion of the building at the corner of West Second Avenue and North High Street. Pedestrians will need to look up in order […]

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New Public Art Installed in Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Public Art Installed in Short North

A new public art piece is taking shape in the Short North. The Messenger, by local artists Eric Rausch and Jen Kiko, will be installed on the north-facing wall of 1204 N. High St. “We are honored to pay tribute to the vibrant Short North community,” said Rausch, in a statement. “It’s the place where […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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