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Columbus Named Intelligent City for 2nd Time

Monday March 31, 2014

Columbus skylineTomorrow, Columbus community and city leaders, business people and residents will gather at Columbus Museum of Art to celebrate the city being chosen as a Intelligent City by the international think tank the Intelligent Community Forum. As a Top 7 Intelligent City, Columbus is again in the running for becoming Intelligent City of the Year. Our city has continued to make headlines on a variety of lists, but this list in particular focuses on the city's ability to be forward thinking in its approach to building and retaining quality businesses, harnessing and providing access to technology and being a climate in which thinkers, dreamers and doers can thrive.

The Columbus Innovation reception from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. is free and open to the public, but attendee must register here.

North Market to Host Drive In Movies!

Thursday March 20, 2014

North marketThere's a lot to love about the North Market. Good location in the Short North close to Downton, a wide variety of food merchants including Jeni's Ice Cream and an excellent people watching experience. Now in addition to the food fairs and other long-time programming during the summer, North Market is set to host drive-in movies on a monthly basis.

According to a recent Columbus Underground article, the market event is part of a partnerships with the Gateway Film Center. Movies include Ghostbusters, Toy Story and Jaws and tickets are $18 per car or $5 per pedestrian.

Here are some more great things happening in the Short North area:

North Market Review

Short North Places to Stay

Short North Galleries Part 1

Short North Galleries Part 2

Short North Gallery Hop

Short North - Long on Interest and Excitement

Residents Starting to Return to Normal

Friday February 28, 2014

Explosions rocked Downtown Columbus this morning due issues with an underground electricity "vault" according to the Columbus Dispatch. Electricity has been out most of the day with AEP working double duty - one to reassure residents that other electricity vaults around Columbus were secure and to restore power to the area. Read more about the story here.

Feed Your Face Columbus

Friday February 28, 2014

It doesn't matter whether you've got a taste for steak or gourmet vegetarian, cream puffs or tabouli -- Columbus restaurants can give you what you crave. Check out these awesome restaurants:

Tyler's Pizzeria Review

Cafe Brioso Restaurant Review

Harvest Pizzeria Restaurant Review

Eddie George Grille 27 Restaurant Review

Central Ohio Farmer's Markets

Moshi Restaurant Review

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams

Ohio Farmer's Markets - Just Outside of Columbus

Thurman Cafe Review

North Market Review

Pattycake Bakery Review

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