Category: Dayton’s Not Dead

Dayton Café offers eclectic selection of music and drinks

Dayton Café offers eclectic selection of music and drinks

  Therapy Café, located at 452 E. 3rd St., is an eclectic nightclub buzzing with energy. “If someone’s looking for a good time, for good drinks, for good entertainment, Therapy Café is the place to go,” said Owner Nathaniel Campbell. When Campbell first purchased the bar in May 2017, he immediately began renovations. “We expanded...

Dayton’s Not Dead: Luna Gifts & Botanicals

Dayton’s Not Dead: Luna Gifts & Botanicals

If you’re looking to liven your home with plant life, Luna Gifts & Botanicals in the Oregon District of downtown Dayton is a great place to start. Luna is a home good store that sells plant life, bouquets, gifts, and more. It is located at 261 Wayne Ave, Dayton. The shop offers over 100 types...

Dayton’s Not Dead: La Colombiana

Whether it be for college students, foreigners or adventurous individuals, a local Colombian restaurant has something to offer for everyone. La Colombiana, a family business located at 2495 Commons Blvd., Beavercreek, offers everything from meat dishes, vegetarian meals, desserts and gluten-free options. “We have all kinds of stuff,” said the owner, Ana Rivera, 53. Rivera,...

Gem City Catfé expected to open this fall

The Dayton community will soon have it’s very own cat cafe – The Gem City Catfé. “The goal of Gem City Catfé is to foster positive interactions between cats and people, in an expectation free environment,” Catfé owner Karin Gudal-Johnson said. “Cats are able to avoid being in a shelter, socialize and find families.”  For...

Dayton's Not Dead: Duck Donuts

In mid-August the Dayton area will be welcoming Duck Donuts. The new donut shop takes an innovative approach to customizing America’s favorite sweet treat. They promise “Warm, Delicious and Made To Order” donuts. The chosen location is just 14 minutes away from Wright State University at 1200 Brown St, Suite 115 on the University of...

Dayton's not dead: Texas Beef and Cattle Company

Authentic Texas barbecue is only a quick drive downtown for WSU students looking to satisfy their meat-tooth. Texas Beef and Cattle Company is a co-op model barbecue restaurant looking to bring real food Daytonians and engage with the community. Owner and Pitmaster of Texas Beef and Cattle Company James Nuñez  learned his tricks on the...

America’s Escape Hero Michael Griffin performs at SRS Rehearsal Stage

Thursday, June 2, the SRS Rehearsal Stage room hosted by Gretchen Reise Kelly presented an intimate performance featuring Dayton comedian Jack Wilson and renowned escape artist Michael Griffin. Though comedy is a form of escapism Wilson’s set was more adult orientated, with sharp wit and calculated timing. He’s done 1500 shows appearing at the Funny...