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Located within a 2.8-square-mile area two miles north of downtown Columbus, the district is home to the main campus of The Ohio State University, the Battelle Institute, and the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. The district is Columbus’s most densely populated neighborhood featuring human service agencies, churches, schools, and more than 650 businesses, including boutiques, tattoo studios, the Landmark Gateway theater, and restaurants and bars.

Bernie’s Bagels & Distillery: A History Lesson

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From The Lantern: Bernie’s showcases underground bands, deep-rooted history Sarah McCaslin It may not be called Cheers, but at 16th and High, there’s a place where everybody knows your name. Bernie’s Bagels and Distillery is a hidden gem of campus history where friends become family and the bartenders always provide a story and a cold […]

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What’s Next at the Wexner Center?

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From The Lantern: As Warhol departs, the Wex looks to the future By Ryan Book Like all good things, the “Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms” exhibit at the Wexner Center will soon come to an end. Despite the record-breaking numbers, the staff at the Wexner Center is not resting on its laurels. New exhibitions […]

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The Lantern vs UWeekly – Which do you prefer?

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A Lantern article today mentions a plethora of typos and mistakes that appeared in a UWeekly article yesterday. The Lantern is no saint when it comes to making mistakes, and it’s somewhat forgivable considering both publications are staffed by OSU student writers, and are written for the OSU student body. But don’t our students deserve […]

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Taj Mahal Review from Columbus Food Review

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From The Columbus Food Review Blog: Taj Mahal Authentic Indian food, service, and atmosphere rarely disappoints customers and Taj Mahal is no exception.  Located just North of The Ohio State Univeristy campus, this authentic Indian cuisine rivals many Indian cuisines we have tasted.  Although the food was spectacular and filling (go with an empty stomach), […]

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Holiday Inn on Lane Ave to become OSU Dorms

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From WBNS 10-TV: ‘Hineygate’ Hotel To Become OSU Dorm A hotel near the Ohio State campus that is popular with tailgaters during football season is set to be sold to the university and converted into a dormitory. Campus Partners, the redevelopment agency for the university, has announced an agreement to purchase the Holiday Inn on […]

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Say Goodbye to Andy during his Final Week

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The “Other Voices, Other Rooms” Andy Warhol exhibit is wrapping up its five-month stay at the Wexner Center this week, which means this is your last chance to check it out. The official Farewell Reception takes place on Saturday evening and includes a variety of special music and film events that night. Extended gallery hours […]

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OSU wants to redevelop neighboring Aveda property

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The following discussion is about Ohio State University’s plans to buy and redevlop the spot on Neil Ave that used to house the Aveda Institute. The Aveda Institute has since moved to High St as part of the South Campus Gateway.

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