After the destruction of Flytown, the Short North became the name for the area just short of the Ohio State campus and north of downtown Columbus. Mike’s Grill is the oldest bar in the neighborhood, and at one time had a very rough reputation.
Living in the city sometimes means dealing with neighbors whose music might be great at a club, but not so great coming from an adjacent apartment.
The WHPK DJ Arkansas Red is one of many quirky characters in a possible future Wes Anderson film.
Like George in the Seinfeld episode “The Burning,” sometimes you
feel there’s nothing more to say.
The sitcom Sanford and Son starred Redd Foxx as a Junk Dealer in the Watts neighborhood of L.A. A year after its premiere, Sly and The Family Stone released the album Fresh, whose songs can still inspire cheer on the subway.