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North Market Announces New Merchant American Nut Company

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega North Market Announces New Merchant American Nut Company

The North Market has announced that local business American Nut Company will be joining its lineup. The new merchant will set up between Little Eater and North Market Spices, opening later this summer. American Nut Company specializes in Bavarian glazed roasted almonds and pecans. It’s a healthier spin on the typical state fair snacks with […]

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Treat to Try: Ohio Pies

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Ohio Pies

Hand pies have serious potential to be The Next Big Thing. Sure, they’ve been around for decades in fast food restaurants as desserts, but that was before they had the cool moniker: hand pie. Perfect little pastries, hand pies can come in savory or sweet flavors and they’re less mess than a regular piece of […]

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Treat to Try: Creative Superfoods Cookies

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Creative Superfoods Cookies

The Treat to Try category of edibles is typically reserved for ready-to-eat items. Not having to cook anything is part of what makes them a treat, right? But the Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix from Dublin-based Creative Superfoods had such cute packaging, that it was worth several second looks. It’s a plain brown bag, bedecked with […]

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Workshop: Textured Sterling Circle Necklace

  Workshop: Textured Sterling Circle Necklace

Workshop: Textured Sterling Circle Necklace Sunday, March 10th 2-4pm In this class, you will be introduced to basic silver working and silver soldering skills as you create a beautiful, classic necklace. Each student will create and solder a large sterling silver ring that may then be enhanced with hammer textures. You will learn hammer texturing, […]

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Opinion: The Bastardization of “Local”

Walker Evans Walker Evans Opinion: The Bastardization of “Local”

When you hear the term “local business,” what comes to mind? A mom-and-pop restaurant? A franchise owned by someone who lives in your neighborhood? A multi-billion dollar global corporation based on the other side of the country? The correct answer is “all of the above.” There are no formal guidelines for use of the word […]

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Second Location of Red Door BBQ Headed for OSU Campus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Second Location of Red Door BBQ Headed for OSU Campus

Franklinton’s Red Door BBQ will soon be easier to get for OSU game days. They’ll open a second location at The Point on Lane (or, as Pepsi has agreed to sponsor it, “Pepsi Point”) in January 2019. After first opening on South Cypress Avenue last year, the restaurant has popularized among diners in its own […]

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Rambling House Up for Sale as Owner Prepares for Larger Facility on the South Side

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Rambling House Up for Sale as Owner Prepares for Larger Facility on the South Side

The Old North’s Rambling House is for sale, and current owner John Lynch is looking for an owner who’ll preserve its music venue reputation. Rambling House Cocktails, the bar’s sister business, is taking off, thanks in part to the WeFunder Lynch started this year. To date, 88 investors have contributed $43,200, each acting as both […]

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