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Ohio Mayors Discuss Opportunities and Challenges

Walker Evans Walker Evans Ohio Mayors Discuss Opportunities and Challenges

The theme of this year’s CEOs for Cities national meeting is “The Opportunity City” — a mantra oft repeated by Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther when describing both the aspirations and accomplishments of his city. As Ginther took the stage during the opening remarks of the three day conference, the theme quickly broadened to talk not […]

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Treat to Try: Fronana

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Fronana

Frozen dessert season is well upon us, and this year’s gourmet grocer shelves are stocked with a fun, new product: Fronana. It looks like your basic pint of ice cream, except it’s emblazoned with every possible eating-police icon: Vegan Friendly, Paleo Friendly, Diabetic Friendly, Dairy Free, Soy Free and Gluten Free. That’s because Fronana is […]

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Treat to Try: Killer Brownies

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Killer Brownies

You may think you make some “killer” brownies, but you probably don’t. Unless you work for the bakery with the trademark on the name. Otherwise, you make lethal, toxic or poisonous brownies: those naming options are still available. Killer Brownies — the trademarked ones — are now available in Columbus. Weiland’s began carrying the confections […]

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Treat to Try: Purely Sweet Brownies

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Purely Sweet Brownies

From all appearances, it looks like a pretty normal brownie. Granted, the oversized treat is scaled to about three times the dimensions of the conventional bar, but outside of that: it’s a rich, dark brown square, cut with tidy symmetry, and topped with artsy streaks of peanut butter drizzle. That’s pretty much in line with […]

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Ohio Mayors Discuss Community Development at Summit

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Ohio Mayors Discuss Community Development at Summit

Columbus hosted the Greater Ohio Policy Center’s summit at the Westin Hotel this week. The Center’s two-day event focused on the economic revitalization of Ohio cities and neighborhoods with a keynote address by Mayor Michael Coleman on Tuesday. On Wednesday, the mayors of four Ohio cities met for a lunchtime panel discussion on the successes […]

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Boston Stoker Opening Victorian Village Store in March

Walker Evans Walker Evans Boston Stoker Opening Victorian Village Store in March

The relocation of Boston Stoker’s Columbus store isn’t quite going to hit their original February projection, but they’re not going to be off by too much. The company announced yesterday that the new space at 771 Neil Avenue in Victorian Village will officially open for business on March 13th. In addition to coffee, espresso drinks, […]

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Review: The Orphan, The Poet at Kobo Live

Miranda Rife Miranda Rife Review: The Orphan, The Poet at Kobo Live

The Orphan, The Poet, a rock band from Dayton performed Saturday night at Kobo Live. It was an early show, with a lot of bands on the docket. True North kicked the night off at 6:30pm, followed by History’s History, Yellowson, Oceanspeak, and The Orphan, The Poet headlined. Oceanspeak is a local Christian rock group, […]

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