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Iconic Campus Bar Changing Ownership

Susan Post Susan Post Iconic Campus Bar Changing Ownership

Future generations of Ohio State students will be able to keep making the same joke – telling parents they were at “The Library” – although this library doesn’t have books, but beers. Quinn Allen, owner of Zeno’s and Dick’s Dive in Harrison West, will take the reigns of The Library Bar come January 5, 2020. […]

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District PourHouse Closing at Gateway

Susan Post Susan Post District PourHouse Closing at Gateway

The District PourHouse at the Gateway in the University District will serve its last pint tomorrow, Friday, December 13. Sporting a motto of “eat, play, pour and drink,” the concept was a rebranded idea from the owners of World of Beer that previously occupied the space at 1568 N. High St. Making the switch in […]

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Ugly Tuna Saloona Makes a Comeback as Ugly Tuna 2

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Ugly Tuna Saloona Makes a Comeback as Ugly Tuna 2

It’s a new day for Ugly Tuna Saloona, which after 14 years in business closed last May. Owner John Votino said then that they’d be relocating, but had yet to lock down a new spot. He’s since secured a location for Ugly Tuna 2, at 195 Chittenden Ave., with a planned opening just in time […]

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LIVE AT THE DIVE: Jake Owen

Anne Evans Anne Evans LIVE AT THE DIVE: Jake Owen

SEE JAKE OWEN PERFORM AT BUD LIGHT’S LIVE AT THE DIVE THIS SUMMER Jake Owen has teamed up with his friends at Bud Light for Live at the Dive this summer, featuring intimate performances at some of Jake’s favorite dive bars in a few amazing Midwest cities. You can’t buy tickets, you have to enter […]

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TRISM, the Malleable Gathering Space Transforming Campus Night Life

Mackenzie Gignac Mackenzie Gignac TRISM, the Malleable Gathering Space Transforming Campus Night Life

During the day, alternative R&B and hip-hop plays through the speakers in TRISM while students vigorously type on their laptops doing homework. Two of the four walls are completely made of glass, maximizing natural lighting. Fresh, living succulents surround the tables and seats. The foundation of its color scheme is grayscale with accents of pastel […]

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Top 10 Things to do Near The Ohio State University Campus in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Top 10 Things to do Near The Ohio State University Campus in Columbus

One of the most rapidly changing neighborhoods in Columbus is the University District, which surrounds the campus of The Ohio State University. The area features everything from stately historic homes to fraternity and sorority houses, and a wide variety of independent and chain businesses that cater to the primarily young demographic found in the neighborhood. […]

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Bier Stube: Scary on the Outside, Fun on the Inside

Walker Evans Walker Evans

From The Lantern: Despite grunge, the Bier Stube offers classic bar atmosphere Theresa Attalla Before entering the Bier Stube it should be known the location is not for the independent women who walk alone at night. Alleys surround the building, often visited by loiterers and their comments. The first thing noticed when entering is the […]

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

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