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Centered on the main stretch of High Street north of downtown Columbus and extending just south of The Ohio State University’s campus, the Short North experienced street-level crime and gang violence as affluent Columbus residents followed the economic bubble into the suburbs during the 1960s and ’70s. Its rebirth began when art galleries began to open there in the ’80s. Most of its buildings date back to at least the early 20th century, with traditional storefronts along High and apartment buildings, row houses and condominium developments in the surrounding blocks.

Monarch Closing in Short North

Susan Post Susan Post Monarch Closing in Short North

After just under two years, Monarch Cocktail Lounge will say goodbye to the Short North. Tonight, Sunday, March 8 the bar will give it one last go. “It’s with sadness that we announce we are no longer continuing our operation at Monarch’s current location,” a post on the bar’s Facebook page announced. The language also […]

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The People’s Trivia

Anne Evans Anne Evans The People’s Trivia

Every Tuesday at 8PM, the Captain brings you a wide range of trivia at Oddfellows. Teams of 1 to 4 people. 3 rounds of 15 questions. Winner each round. Fun! About the Captain: Raised in the fertile cosmopolitan area of Greater Columbus, the Captain began reading volumes of the encyclopedia at age 4. He had […]

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Tastings Wine Bar Closing Shop in Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans Tastings Wine Bar Closing Shop in Short North

After three years in business, and countless wine tasting events in Columbus, Ohio, Tastings is closing their doors at 958 North High Street in the Short North. The company announced via Instagram yesterday evening that Saturday, March 7th will be their final day in business. “The time has come to close this location and look […]

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TownHall Almost Ready to Open, More Details Announced on Rooftop Concept at 800 N. High

Susan Post Susan Post TownHall Almost Ready to Open, More Details Announced on Rooftop Concept at 800 N. High

An opening date is nearing for the debut of TownHall in the Short North. Cleveland restaurateur Bobby George says Monday, March 9 is the big day – but only if everything is right. George has no qualms about holding out on the opening date to ensure the best experience possible for when the 7,000 square […]

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The People’s Trivia

Anne Evans Anne Evans The People’s Trivia

Every Tuesday at 8PM, the Captain brings you a wide range of trivia at Oddfellows. Teams of 1 to 4 people. 3 rounds of 15 questions. Winner each round. Fun! About the Captain: Raised in the fertile cosmopolitan area of Greater Columbus, the Captain began reading volumes of the encyclopedia at age 4. He had […]

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First Look: Dulce Vida Ice Cream Factory Short North

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Dulce Vida Ice Cream Factory Short North

Cookie dough?! Mango?! Tequila Almond?! Prepare for analysis paralysis as Dulce Vida Ice Cream Factory opens its doors today, Friday, February 21. Inside 1127 N. High St. in the Short North, 52 flavors of ice cream and nearly 60 flavors of paletas await. There’s more. Sporting the same menu as its other two locations, Dulce […]

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The People’s Trivia

Anne Evans Anne Evans The People’s Trivia

Every Tuesday at 8PM, the Captain brings you a wide range of trivia at Oddfellows. Teams of 1 to 4 people. 3 rounds of 15 questions. Winner each round. Fun! About the Captain: Raised in the fertile cosmopolitan area of Greater Columbus, the Captain began reading volumes of the encyclopedia at age 4. He had […]

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