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New Bookshop Coming to the Short North This Fall

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman New Bookshop Coming to the Short North This Fall

At 841 N. High St., a vacant space sat empty for just a second before Dan Brewster, a software engineer from northeast Ohio, swiped up the lease. For years, the space housed a Whit’s Frozen Custard before it became a short-lived deli, and now, a Prologue Bookshop. Brewster’s former career path as a software engineer took […]

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Uprising Meadworks Opening Soon in East Columbus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Uprising Meadworks Opening Soon in East Columbus

There’s a new meadery in town, and it’s opening soon in east Columbus. Uprising Meadworks, owned by local mead makers Jennifer Ganoe and Nate Rhone, will bring a production facility and taproom to 687 N. James Rd, across from Actual Brewing. The doors open to the public on Friday, August 3. Rhone has been brewing […]

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Shop Talk: Local Artist Opens Studio in Old Worthington

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Local Artist Opens Studio in Old Worthington

In early 2018, local artist Miriam Chon opened Shift Studios in Worthington. Her creative journey began at CCAD in graphic design and illustration. After 20 years in graphic design, Chon decided to go back to her creative roots, a journey that eventually led to Shift Studios. When Chon decided to leave graphic design, she started […]

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Ohio’s Own: Bacon from Falter’s Fine Meats

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Bacon from Falter’s Fine Meats

Falter’s* has been Ohio Proud since 1890, when the meatpacking operation was founded by German immigrant Herman Falter. It’s not just Ohio Proud, it’s Columbus Proud. Falter’s Fine Meats is based on Greenlawn Avenue. The business has been handed down through five generations of the Falter family, and it’s still going strong with bacon (lots […]

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Local Wood Shop Creates Handmade Items Out of Fallen Trees

Randi Walle Randi Walle Local Wood Shop Creates Handmade Items Out of Fallen Trees

Fallen Tree Woodshop, a family owned and operated small business, has been producing and selling handmade wood pieces for three years. What started out as a lifelong hobby for owner Pat Dolan has turned into a small business that creates items that can be found all over Central Ohio. Dolan grew up working with his […]

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Land-Grant Planning Big Patio Expansion to Open This Summer

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Land-Grant Planning Big Patio Expansion to Open This Summer

Land-Grant’s patio looks like it might get about 7,500 square feet bigger. The brewery team put in an application with the East Franklinton Review Board to absorb the adjacent lot they’ve been using for sporadic parties in hopes of transforming it into a beer garden and live music space. Barring delays, the addition should be […]

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Workshop Series: Exploration in Enameling Hand Sawn Shapes

  Workshop Series: Exploration in Enameling Hand Sawn Shapes

Workshop Series: Exploration in Enameling Hand Sawn Shapes Thursdays 6-9pm: April 12 – May 3 Instructor: Jen Townsend In this four-session class, we will explore a variety of kiln fired enameling techniques to create several finished pieces of jewelry. Students will design and cut out their own shapes from copper sheet, with the overall design […]

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