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Old Familiar Barber Shop Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

Randi Walle Randi Walle Old Familiar Barber Shop Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

Located in the heart of Old Town East, the Old Familiar Barber Shop is celebrating their fifth anniversary on April 1. When owner Kenji Prince and business partner Josh Wilbur first opened their doors five years ago, they were not only ahead of the times, but they were also behind them. Long before the trend […]

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Best Barber Shop of 2016: Old Familiar

Best of CU Best of CU Best Barber Shop of 2016: Old Familiar

After nearly five years in business in Olde Towne East, the Old Familiar Barbershop may not be quite that old, but is certainly a familiar neighborhood staple on Parsons Avenue. The shop has grown rapidly over the years from a two-man operation to serving customers in five busy barber chairs. In addition to in-store operations […]

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Beard and Mustache Competition Coming to The Ohio State Fair

Sally Wenxin Xia Sally Wenxin Xia Beard and Mustache Competition Coming to The Ohio State Fair

Big mustaches, long beards and interesting facial hair are all in hot demand for the first time in quite some time at the Ohio State Fair this summer. The first ever Beard and Mustache Competition will be taking place on Monday, July 28th from Noon to 4pm, and will be hosted by the folks in […]

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Old Familiar Barber Shop Creates Bottle-Opening Comb

Walker Evans Walker Evans Old Familiar Barber Shop Creates Bottle-Opening Comb

The biggest downside to a regular comb is that you can’t open bottles with it. And the biggest downside to a regular bottle opener is that you can’t comb your hair with it. It’s time to ditch both of these single-purpose items in your life and start multitasking with the new Old Familiar Comb Bottle […]

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Old Familiar Barber Shop Opens Soon in Olde Towne East

Walker Evans Walker Evans Old Familiar Barber Shop Opens Soon in Olde Towne East

Olde Towne East has been maturing as a residential neighborhood for decades, and the past few years have also seen a rise in new commercial businesses, with bakeries, restaurants and bars setting up and thriving. In 2012, Old Familiar Barbershop will be making their way to Parsons Avenue, across the street from Carabar. This new […]

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