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Beekeeping Classes (Beginner)

  Beekeeping Classes (Beginner)

Have you ever wanted to keep honey bees just didn’t know how to get started? The Knox County Beekeepers Association can help. They will be offering two classes this winter; Beginning Beekeeping 1 and Beginner Beekeeping 2. These classes will be held on February 9th and February 23th. The Beginning Beekeeping 1 class provides all […]

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Two Kmart Stores and One Sears Location Closing in Central Ohio

Walker Evans Walker Evans Two Kmart Stores and One Sears Location Closing in Central Ohio

Representatives from department store Sears announced this week the closure of 150 stores in their portfolio. That includes 42 Sears locations and 108 Kmart stores. All stores on the chopping block are expected to be shuttered by April with clearance sales expected to begin as early as this Friday. Locally, the closures will affect three […]

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Farmers Markets in Columbus Ohio

Anne Evans Anne Evans Farmers Markets in Columbus Ohio

Current list for 2017 can be found here. There are some new Farmers Markets popping up around town, so it’s time for an update on where you can find local, fresh produce and more to stock your pantry and get the bests tastes of the season. Saturday, April 30th is opening weekend for the Clintonville […]


Master Planning Effort to Transform Near East Side Neighborhoods

Walker Evans Walker Evans Master Planning Effort to Transform Near East Side Neighborhoods

More than two years ago, a group of civic leaders announced a $10 million pledge from The Ohio State University to invest in neighborhood revitalization efforts surrounding the OSU Hospital East, located on Taylor Avenue. At that time, little detail was provided as to how that money would be spent or what it could be used for. […]

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Will McCafes’ java lure Columbus coffee lovers?

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote Will McCafes’ java lure coffee lovers? Tuesday, July 8, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER What with fuel prices, food costs and the onset of summer doldrums, you deserve a break today — or so McDonald’s would like you to think. The fast-food giant has, for the past three months, been installing espresso-based coffee […]




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