Hanif Abdurraqib on Decoration, Aminah Robinson and Lifting Up the Writing of Others

Hanif Abdurraqib is having an impressive year, though he’s not making a big deal of it. In what he has called the “everything-at-once”-ness of the past few months, Abdurraqib has expressed...

The Daily Bar Opening Soon in Italian Village

There’s a new Daily on the drinking scene. From Daily Growler Owner John Blakely comes The Daily Bar, opening up shop this fall in Italian Village. It’s an excursion that...

Sweet Carrot Closes Remaining Restaurant

Sweet Carrot has closed its flagship brick-and-mortar restaurant to dine-in patrons, effective immediately. The comfort food eatery made the jump from food truck to brick-and-mortar, opening in the former home...

Latest COVID-19 Surge Starts to Ease in Ohio

BY: JAKE ZUCKERMAN A two-month surge in COVID-19 infections in Ohio appears to be easing, state data shows. On Oct. 1, the average rate of new infections by day fell to about 5,000,...

Theater Review: Evolution Theatre’s Sweet and Charming ‘Story of My Life’

This past weekend, Evolution opened a lovely production of Neil Bartram (music and lyrics) and Brian Hill’s (book) Broadway musical The Story of My Life, directed by Mark Phillips Schwamberger.  This production finds...

House GOP Shelves Highly-Criticized Anti-Vaccine Mandate Bill

BY: JAKE ZUCKERMAN Ohio House Republicans have pumped the brakes on what was once turbo-charged legislation aimed to restrict abilities of employers and colleges to require vaccination against COVID-19. The House Speaker and...

Beer Collab: Seventh Son and Columbus Underground Partner on 20th Anniversary IPA

Columbus Underground is celebrating 20 years of operations in 2021 with a variety of collaboration projects with local businesses and organizations. And we’re excited to announce the latest addition to that...

Modo Yoga Decides to Require Covid-19 Vaccination for Attendees

“I am so relieved,” said long-time yoga practitioner and mother of 2 young children, Betsy Gambone regarding the recent announcement by Modo Yoga Columbus. Beginning October 11, 2021 the studio...

Rockmill Reemerges in the Brewery District with Focus on Pizza

After a temporary hiatus since late May, Rockmill is back in the Brewery District. The outfit has dropped the Tavern moniker and is now operating as Bandit: Pizzas and Pairings...

Sopranos Prequel, Venom Sequel & Other Wild Stuff

Whether you’re nostalgic for your favorite old TV show or you are in the mood for one of the wildest films to hit screens this year, or you just want...