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Local Babies “R” Us Store Closing Due to Toys “R” Us Bankruptcy

Walker Evans Walker Evans Local Babies “R” Us Store Closing Due to Toys “R” Us Bankruptcy

Last September, national toy store chain Toys “R” Us filed for bankruptcy to restructure their five billion dollars worth of debt. The company stated that their 1,600 brick and mortar stores were “mostly profitable” at that point in time and did not announce any location closures. That changes today as the company has now announced […]

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“Say Hooray for MLK,” Storytime with The Columbus Metropolitan Library

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill “Say Hooray for MLK,” Storytime with The Columbus Metropolitan Library

Enjoy the life and words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through stories. Children ages 2-6 are welcome. Martin Luther King Branch | 10:30 a.m

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Urban Strings Quarter Notes Celebrate Black History Month and MLK Jr. Day

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Urban Strings Quarter Notes Celebrate Black History Month and MLK Jr. Day

The youth strings ensemble performs music from popular African-American composers and arrangers at the Columbus Metropolitan Library Shepard Branch. Find out more about Urban Strings Columbus at: http://urbanstrings.squarespace.com/

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Santa in the LeVeque

  Santa in the LeVeque

The first annual, Santa in the LeVeque! Bring a toy, get a picture with Santa. The holiday season is upon us, come visit Santa Claus in the LeVeque Tower and bring a toy for a child in need. With a toy donation, you’ll receive a photo with Santa. Get here early! :) The line will […]

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Columbus Children’s Theatre Exploring New Performance Venue Opportunities

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Children’s Theatre Exploring New Performance Venue Opportunities

There was a lot of buzz last week about the unveiling of a proposal to build a new Downtown soccer stadium — which was downplayed with an update the following day — but within that proposal was the inclusion of a new Children’s Theatre space that would have brought a dose of the arts to a […]

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A 36,000 Square Foot LEGO Playground is Coming to Columbus in 2018

Walker Evans Walker Evans A 36,000 Square Foot LEGO Playground is Coming to Columbus in 2018

In 2018, Columbus will become home to the first LEGOLAND Discovery Center in the state of Ohio. Representatives at Easton Town Center announced this morning that construction is expected to begin soon on the new space, which will replace the recently closed KDB entertainment venue within the newly remodeled Easton Station building. “The LEGOLAND Discovery […]

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Retailpocolypse: Toys “R” Us Files for Bankruptcy

Walker Evans Walker Evans Retailpocolypse: Toys “R” Us Files for Bankruptcy

The steady stream of large retail closures and bankruptcy filings in 2017 has slowed down over the summer months, but news this week from New Jersey-based Toys “R” Us has brought this year’s chain retail woes back into the spotlight. The company announced on Monday that it would be “commencing court-supervised processes to implement financial […]

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