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Alive Announces People to Watch 2012

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The fifth annual Columbus Alive “People to Watch” list was just announced today, shining a spotlight on another group of young, talented and interesting people who help make Columbus a better place to live. This echoes one of our most important missions here at Columbus Underground and we’re always happy to see this annual Alive […]

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Alive Announces People to Watch 2011

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The Alive announced today their annual “People to Watch” list, which is one of our favorite series produced over there. We love seeing locals championed for their efforts in making Columbus a better place. And the Alive article echos this sentiment: “Folks, it just ain’t like this in other cities. Similar efforts elsewhere are stymied […]

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Melissa Starker is Leaving The Alive

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Melissa Starker, Arts Editor at The Alive, announced on her blog “The Bad & The Beautiful” this morning that she is moving on after 11 years of working for the weekly paper to accept a new position as the Sales and Marketing Manager at the newly revamped Gateway Film Center: “My gratefulness extends to so […]


The Alive Features The History of Gallery Hop

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Just in case you missed it… last week’s Alive had a great feature on the history of the Short North Gallery Hop, which just celebrated its 25th Anniversary at last weekend’s Holiday Hop. The photos in the article are a great visual aid that compare the boarded up buildings of yesteryear with the thriving neighborhood […]


CU Podcast #34: Winter Outdoors in Central Ohio

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In this week’s podcast we grab a coffee with John Ross, a reporter for The Alive, who focuses many of his weekly articles on the great outdoors in Central Ohio. John shares with us his thoughts on avoiding hibernation this winter and provides us with plenty of ideas on how to get out and enjoy […]

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Alive’s 2009 People to Watch

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The Alive unveiled the 2009 Edition of their “People to Watch” series today, and the line-up includes twelve locals with a variety of backgrounds. The lineup includes Urban Ventures Coordinator Mike Brown, the guys at Central City Recording, CYP Founder Derek Grosso, Assistant City Auditor Megan Kilgore, Urban Spirit owner Charity Martin-Via, Avitae CEO Brian […]


Alive & Unedited: Kristina Isabelle

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From The Alive: Alive & Unedited: Kristina Isabelle By John Ross I came back to Columbus from New York. I was dancing with Stephen Petronio. I was having a great time, touring the world and doing all sorts of fun things. But I really wanted to focus on my own work. Leaving New York, my […]


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