Our City Online

buy local

CU Podcast Episode #14: The Crafting Community

Walker Evans Walker Evans

This week we talk shop with Amy Dalrymple of AmyD and Olivera Bratich of Wholly Craft about buying locally made goods, the crafting community in Columbus, some upcoming crafting events, and different ways for people to get involved with making local goods. You can use the player below to listen to the podcast, click here […]

10 Comments

Possible Milk Order Changes Could Adversely Affect Snowville

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Recently, there have been proposals submitted to the USDA to “consider changes to the producer-handler and exempt plant provisions in all federal milk marketing orders.” (USDA Office of Communications). In January, the National Milk Producers Federation and the International Dairy Foods Association submitted changes to eliminate the producer-handler exemption in an effort to close a […]

13 Comments

Crafting community could be hurt by toy safety law

Anne Evans Anne Evans

The past few years have seen a huge surge in handmade crafts and toys, especially here in Columbus. The rise in people crafting has lead to the birth of shows like Tiny Canary and Craftin’ Outlaws. Tiny Canary was created to support the spirit of the handmade community and to give consumers a chance to purchase a […]

18 Comments

Main Street Holidays: Downtown Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Main Street Holidays: Downtown Columbus

The Dispatch wrote Main Street Holidays: Downtown Columbus Sunday, November 30, 2008 Troy Robinson is all business when a client comes into his Downtown store (T. Jazz Fashions) looking to create a new business wardrobe. He instantly knows the size and style the client wants, and within 15 minutes has the client trying on suits […]

6 Comments

Live Locally With The North Market This Season

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The North Market Blog wrote Live Locally With The North Market This Season December 2nd, 2008 by Dave At North Market we’re all about local: going local, eating local, acting local, supporting local. It’s simply the right thing to do. With some of the uncertainty we all might be facing, it makes even more sense. […]

2 Comments

Tiny Canary promises locally crafted goodness

Walker Evans Walker Evans

UWeekly.com wrote Tiny Canary promises locally crafted goodness By Reyan Ali November 12, 2008 With the national economy in difficult straits and the global economy headed toward an unsteady future, this holiday season will provide an opportune time for wealth to be circulated within Columbus to prevent the further collapses of any small businesses. A […]

18 Comments

Only two nights left to see a delightful romp about time

 leighhouse

I should admit that I was somewhat intimidated by the description of Available Light’s latest production Time in a Few Words: “Gabriel’s obsession with time reaches new levels when his poet and journalist wife falls into a deep depression. As the couple desperately tries to reconnect, they and their neighbors enact a full-fledged exploration of […]

No Comments

shopping categories

Subscribe to the Columbus Underground YouTube channel for exclusive interviews and news updates!

CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE