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Local Democrats Foresee a Columbus Convention in 2016

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Local Democrats Foresee a Columbus Convention in 2016

Local Democrats and city officials are optimistic about Columbus’s chances of hosting the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Eleven members of the DNC site selection team spent Wednesday and Thursday touring Columbus in an ongoing effort to choose the right city. Tyneisha Harden, communications and special projects manager for Mayor Michael Coleman, was pleased with how […]


Ohio State Football Spring Review and Fall Preview

Chris Landauer Chris Landauer Ohio State Football Spring Review and Fall Preview

Spring means many things around Columbus; getting the garden started, patio dining, the beginning of the Crew and Clippers’ seasons, and much more. For 61,058 fans in attendance at Ohio Stadium on this spring Saturday, it meant a preview of football season. Though not the defining characteristic of Columbus, college football is undeniably something many […]


New Concessions Now Available to Buckeye Fans

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson New Concessions Now Available to Buckeye Fans

Game day at The Shoe is a haloed tradition for many, and one that wouldn’t be complete without the requisite stadium snacks. From hot dogs to nachos, and all the Coke you can drink, food makes the game experience better. Ohio Stadium has recently partnered with Chicago-based Levy Restaurants, a sports and entertainment dining company, […]


Wedding Style: Kelsey and Pat

Anne Evans Anne Evans Wedding Style: Kelsey and Pat

Many brides dream about their wedding day. Kelsey Webb’s was filled with many little surprises that made the day special and memorable. Webb married Pat Kindig on June 8, 2013 with “An Ohio Stately Wedding” theme. The two met while working in the OSU athletics department, so having their reception at the Huntington Club was […]

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Ohio Stadium is Going “Zero Waste” for Football Game Days

Walker Evans Walker Evans Ohio Stadium is Going “Zero Waste” for Football Game Days

The Horseshoe is going green this season! Ohio Stadium will be transitioning to “Zero Waste” policies and procedures on football game days this fall, which means a 90% diversion rate of trash from landfills through the use of recycling and composting. Containers for recycling and composting will be available throughout the stadium on game days, […]


Columbus May Host World Cup in 2018 or 2022

Walker Evans Walker Evans

From Business First of Columbus: Columbus on U.S. radar to host World Cup soccer Columbus has made the cut of 37 American cities that will bid to host soccer’s World Cup matches in 2018 or 2022. The USA Bid Committee this week said it issued requests for proposals to officials representing 37 U.S. cities, including […]


Crew should ditch stadium and return to ‘Shoe

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Lantern wrote Crew should return to ‘Shoe Nick Bechtel Issue date: 5/28/08 It might be time for the Columbus Crew to think about returning home. That is, returning to their original home. The Horseshoe provided seats for more than 31,000 Crew fans. The location proved to be an excellent place for the Columbus community […]


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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!