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Bosco Center Creating New Community Center Downtown

Bosco Center Creating New Community Center Downtown
The large brick building at 80 S. Sixth St. downtown has a storied past. It first opened in 1925 as a Knights of Columbus Hall – a mix of a men’s gathering place and the Catholic version of an event center. Then it was a Boys & Girls Club until 2008, and now it’s turning into something...
October 13th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

New App Whence Offers On-Demand Delivery for Almost Anything

New App Whence Offers On-Demand Delivery for Almost Anything
You are in desperate need of a pint of Salty Caramel from Jeni’s but really, really just don’t want to go outside. Or maybe you are stuck at work and need a new outfit for that fancy event you forgot about tonight, or don’t want to run errands so you can spend more time with your family....
October 9th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – October 2014 Edition

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – October 2014 Edition
It’s a varied month for Columbus Crowdfunding. A popular eatery looks to expand it’s reach, while a coffee shop hopes to help build community. Maybe all natural products are more your style. One local woman is making products with the motto of garden to skin. Finally, a multi-sensory studio...
October 6th, 2014 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

At Work: A Space with a Creative History Inspires Commons Studio

At Work: A Space with a Creative History Inspires Commons Studio
“I’ve been working as a freelance photographer for five years and had been searching for a studio space for the last couple of years,” says Matt Reese, Owner & Chief Photographer of Commons Studio, Partner & Chief Creative Officer of We Are Glitterati, and Co-Founder &...
October 3rd, 2014 | At Work | Read More

Zest Juice Co. Opening Near Grandview This Fall

Zest Juice Co. Opening Near Grandview This Fall
Offering fresh, healthy, cold-pressed juice, Zest Juice Co. will open its doors at 980 W. Fifth Ave. near Grandview in late fall. Natalie Rusch and Jordan Helman are the couple behind the store that will offer a variety of juices and other healthy drinks. “We have seven juices and you can drink...
September 25th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Early Bird Food Truck Coming to University District this Fall

Early Bird Food Truck Coming to University District this Fall
A new food truck parked just north of OSU’s campus will be serving sweet treats come October. Early Bird will offer fresh beignet-style donuts, sweet and savory hand pies, as well as coffee and espresso drinks. Four and Twenty Blackbird Bake Shop Founder Libby Glover is using the truck to highlight...
September 22nd, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

FABRIC Creating Resource Center for Independent Local Designers

FABRIC Creating Resource Center for Independent Local Designers
FABRIC is adding a new element of innovation to the Columbus Idea Foundry. With a soft launch this weekend during the Independent’s Day Festival in Franklinton, The Alternative Fashion Mob is taking over a part of the second floor to build the fashion resource center that is truly one of a kind...
September 17th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Lumos Columbus Creating Novel Space for Entrepreneurs

Lumos Columbus Creating Novel Space for Entrepreneurs
Short North is home to a unique new concept in the starup world. Part innovation and strategy consulting for lager corporations, part in-house startup incubator and accelerator, and part tech art gallery, Lumos Columbus is creating different ways to harness the power of entrepreneurial thinking. The...
September 15th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More