The owners of Commonhouse Ales, a sister brewery to Smokehouse Brewing Co., hope to open this spring as a certified B Corp brewery. Commonhouse beers will be brewed by the Smokehouse crew at 535 Short St. in the Brewery District, in the brewery space recently vacated by Columbus Brewing Co. The Benefit Corporation designation - which is still pending for Commonhouse Ales - denotes a corporate entity intended to support community efforts. Proceeds from the sale of Commonhouse beers will support Commonhouse Shares.

The owners of Commonhouse Ales, a sister brewery to Smokehouse Brewing Co., hope to open this spring as a certified B Corp brewery. Commonhouse beers will be brewed by the Smokehouse crew at 535 Short St. in the Brewery District, in the brewery space recently vacated by Columbus Brewing Co. The Benefit Corporation designation - which is still pending for Commonhouse Ales - denotes a corporate entity intended to support community efforts. Proceeds from the sale of Commonhouse beers will support Commonhouse Shares.

The '80s throwback bar Old Skool has opened in Clintonville at 2941 N. High St., former home of Giorgio.

Condado Tacoswill open a second location downtown at 132 S. High St. in the Highpoint development adjacent to Columbus Commons. The opening is slated for spring.

The newest location of Zest Juice Co. opened at 6704 Perimeter Loop Road in Dublin last week.

The owners of the Taqueria El Fogoncito taco truck opened a brick-and-mortar restaurant called Tacos Fogoncito Columbus at 51 S. Hamilton Rd. in Whitehall.

The small grocery store Oats & Barley Market was announced for a potential spring opening at 970 N. High St. in Short North.

Ruth's Chris steakhouse announced the location at 7550 High Cross Blvd. will close on Sunday, Feb. 14.

Wolf's Ridge Brewing celebrates the one-year anniversary of the taproom with a special bottle release on Saturday, Jan. 23, starting at 10 a.m. The brewery also recently installed a bottling line; bottled offerings like their Clear Sky and Driftwood should be available in grocery stores soon.

Zauber Brewing celebrates the two-year anniversary of the Fifth Avenue taproom on Saturday, Jan. 23 from 4-10 p.m. The event will feature special beer releases, brewery tours and live music.

Sideswipe Brewing also celebrates two years with a special party and bottle release on Saturday, Jan. 23 from 2-10 p.m. The event includes food trucks and the release of three new beers.

Tatoheads Public House and Community Grounds Coffee and Meeting House host a pop-up brunch on Sunday, Jan. 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Nicholas Dekker writes about breakfast, beer, coffee and Columbus at breakfastwithnick.com. He leads breakfast and brunch tours for Columbus Food Adventures. Current Force Awakens viewing count: still six.