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Punk Pigs Moving into Former Home of Baba’s

Susan Post Susan Post Punk Pigs Moving into Former Home of Baba’s

Grilled cheese and anarchy are on deck at Punk Pigs, 2515 Summit St. in Old North. A soft opening is expected some time this week for the new joint that’s the brainchild of Paddy Wagon food truck frontman Zach James. Had there not been a global pandemic, Punk Pigs might not have come into existence. […]

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Old North’s Baba’s Closes its Doors

Susan Post Susan Post Old North’s Baba’s Closes its Doors

Baba’s has made the decision to close its doors at 2515 Summit St. in Old North Columbus. Owners Dan and Caroline Kraus kept things mobile with various food trucks before settling into Baba’s permanent brick-and-mortar in November 2016. The restaurant was known for its hefty breakfast sandwiches built on house griddle muffins. On the restaurant’s […]

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Development Roundup: March 2020 Edition

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: March 2020 Edition

The latest installment of our ongoing Development Roundup series features news from Old North Columbus, the Near East Side, German Village, the Far East Side and more. Read on for an assortment of project updates, new proposals, and other nuggets from the world of Columbus development: Work has begun on a four-story, mixed-use building at the corner […]

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Rumba Cafe Halloween Show

Anne Evans Anne Evans Rumba Cafe Halloween Show

Are you a Rock ‘n Roll loving adult with no plans for Halloween 2019? This year, the Rumba Cafe may have your answer! Thursday October 31, the music venue will team up with Secret Song Records and Witch Doctor Music to present Punkabilly Halloween 7pm-11pm A festive night of live bands who mix up Punk, […]

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Plan Revealed for Historic Neil Avenue School

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plan Revealed for Historic Neil Avenue School

A local developer has a plan to renovate the former Open Air School in Old North Columbus, one that – to the delight of the neighborhood – does not involve student housing. Located at 2571 Neil Ave., the ornate brick building has sat empty for years. Most recently used as administrative offices for Columbus City […]

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Old North’s Trillium Closing This Weekend

Susan Post Susan Post Old North’s Trillium Closing This Weekend

After just over two years, Trillium will close its doors as of Sunday, September 1. The Old North restaurant opened at 2333 N. High St., the former home of Alana’s Food & Wine, in July of 2017 serving an upscale food menu with a focus on wine. A post on the restaurant’s Facebook page said: […]

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Old North Columbus Tavern Tour

  Old North Columbus Tavern Tour

Funny how the founder of North Columbus in the 1840s was named “Beers” … David Beers to be exact. Join us to explore this historic crossroads where Civil War soldiers from Camp Thomas once drank; Welsh blacksmiths quenched their thirst; Prohibition shut down nine speakeasies; Red Men assembled for 100 years; and Pat Murnan, Columbus’ […]

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