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Artist Daric Gill’s “Absolute: Earnest” Accepted for Exhibition in South Korean Museum

Artist Daric Gill’s “Absolute: Earnest” Accepted for Exhibition in South Korean Museum

Daric Gill has had a big week. His piece Absolute: Moment, oil on reclaimed Birdseye maple, was part of last night’s record breaking Art for…

Opinion: SWACO Expedited Processes for West Side Warehouse Fire Cleanup

I was disappointed by the inaccurate information presented recently by John Rush, candidate for elected office, in regards to the removal of waste following the…

Theatre Review: Otterbein’s Addams Family Soars Over Its Material

Otterbein opens their 2016-17 season this weekend with 2010′s Broadway musical The Addams Family, based on the cartoons by Charles Addams, with a book by Marshall Brickman…

Columbus City Schools Superintendent Says Student Achievement ‘On the Rise’

Columbus City Schools Superintendent Says Student Achievement ‘On the Rise’

The latest local report card detailing the successes and failings of Columbus City Schools was…

Updates From Land-Grant, Mozart’s, Homestead and More

Updates From Land-Grant, Mozart’s, Homestead and More

Columbus has so many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes that it’s sometimes…

Restaurant Review: Bonifacio

Restaurant Review: Bonifacio

Fans of Downtown’s Red Velvet Cafe now have an opportunity to expand their loyalties to…

Show us your #id16!

Show us your #id16!

So much greatness and community at #id16! What was your favorite part? Show us your pictures…

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Columbus Natural Winery to Attend Global Wine Fair in New York

Columbus Natural Winery to Attend Global Wine Fair in New York

Unlike craft beer, natural, “biodynamic” wine has taken a while to take off in the United States, but the trend may…

Dish Deathmatch: Jack’s Diner Versus Jack & Benny’s

Dish Deathmatch: Jack’s Diner Versus Jack & Benny’s

What’s a Benny get ya? That is the question*. One short year ago, Downtown Columbus was Jack-less. Jack’s Diner, an institution…

Julep Bringing “Pour Your Own” Beer Wall to The Short North

Julep Bringing “Pour Your Own” Beer Wall to The Short North

Have you ever wanted to skip the busy bar line and pour your own beer? Soon you can at Julep, the…

Local Cantina to Open Dublin Location at Bridge Park in 2017

Local Cantina to Open Dublin Location at Bridge Park in 2017

Representatives from the Bridge Park development in Dublin announced today that Local Cantina will be joining the growing lineup of restaurant…

Whit’s Frozen Custard Opens in Clintonville

Whit’s Frozen Custard Opens in Clintonville

You’ve only got five days of summer left in the calendar year, which means there’s no time like the present to…

Treat to Try: Piece of Cake

Treat to Try: Piece of Cake

Piece of Cake is nothing new. It’s been a sweet staple in the Short North for years. The bakery has locked down an unassuming corner spot where you can’t really…

SOLD OUT! Julep Sneak Preview Party

SOLD OUT! Julep Sneak Preview Party

Join Columbus Underground for an exclusive sneak peek of Julep — the newest bar to hit the Short North — before it opens to the public! Check out the newly renovated space…

Review: Condado Columbus Commons

Review: Condado Columbus Commons

If memory serves correctly, the demise of the taco trend was personally predicted two years ago. At the time, tacos had already spread from their ubiquitous trucks to placement on…

Upcoming Events View all

Sep
28
Weinland Park Civic Association Meeting

Wednesday 9/28/2016 @ 6:30 pm

Oct
8
Moonlight Market presented by Telhio Credit Union

Saturday 10/8/2016 @ 6:00 pm

Oct
13
Best Bites Burgers

Thursday 10/13/2016 @ 6:00 pm

Oct
16
Sunlight Market - presented by The Day Companies

Sunday 10/16/2016 @ 10:00 am

The president of the Weinland Park Civic Association meeting is allowing the Short North Parents group to speak at their next meeting so we can include our neighbors in WP during future meet-ups. If anyone else is interested and available to join me at the Schoenbaum Center to

The Moonlight Market is a monthly outdoor street festival / marketplace on Gay Street in Downtown Columbus. It takes place every Second Saturday from April through October. The event draws thousands of visitors each month to enjoy the brick-and-mortar businesses in the area who s

Two years ago, Columbus Underground launched the Best Bites food tasting events — a series designed to showcase the food scene in our city all while raising money for charity. Since then, the series has continued to grow in popularity and number of events. We’re pleased to a

The Sunlight Market offers a variety of entertainment options. Street musicians are out busking on Gay Street each month, the local bars offer a wide variety of drink specialities and you might even catch sight of a juggling unicycler, street magicians, guerilla al fresco painte