A Pearl Market Welcome

By Heather Brown | 23 May, 2017

Summer in the city means the return of Pearl Market, your chance to find farm-fresh favorites and handcrafted merchandise right in the heart of downtown in the Pearl and Lynn alleys. The market opens on…

Summer Fun with COTA

By Heather Brown | 16 May, 2017

Summer fun is coming, and COTA wants to help you get out and take full advantage of all that Columbus has to offer. Fresh off the launch of the full redesign of their bus network,…

Branchin’ Out

By Heather Brown | 09 May, 2017

While we celebrate our urban jungle in this space each week, trees are a vital part of the Columbus community. They clean our air and water. They help fight climate change. They support local species….

Fitness Fun to be Found

By Heather Brown | 02 May, 2017

If New Year’s resolutions gave way to winter hibernation and you are now staring swimsuit season square in the face, fitness fun can be found this summer at Columbus Commons. You don’t need a gym…

Celebrate the New COTA with Free Service

By Heather Brown | 25 Apr, 2017

Sometimes you DO want to be taken for a (free) ride. May 1 – 7, COTA will be offering free bus service citywide to mark the launch of their completely redesigned bus network. Leave your…

Beer and Ballet

By Heather Brown | 18 Apr, 2017

Yes, you heard that right—Beer and Ballet. It’s the grand finale of a BalletMet dance contest, Let’s Move Columbus, and you get to help choose the winner at a special event at Columbus Commons this…

Outreach Specialist Receives Award

By Cass Freeland | 10 Apr, 2017

Homeless Outreach Specialist Bill Cobun received the In the Trenches Award from the Columbus Coalition for the Homeless on April 5. Bill has been with Capital Crossroads and Discovery SIDs since 2011. He joined the team…

Carnegie Author Series

By Heather Brown | 04 Apr, 2017

Need a book to read? Have a movie you’re dying to watch that isn’t on Netflix? Have a young one or two who enjoy story time? The Columbus Metropolitan Library offers oodles of outstanding programming…

Some Summer Fun

By Heather Brown | 28 Mar, 2017

If some spring break sunshine or the recent warmer weather have you dreaming of summer days, we have good news. Summer really is right around the corner. Summer fun is in the works, and you…

Watcha Gonna Eat?

By Heather Brown | 21 Mar, 2017

Eat! Eat! Eat! It’s a great week for eatin’ in the city, with three food-centric events in the offing (one is actually ongoing; so, yea). From Dine Originals Week to pop-up yum, to dining with…