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Fast Forward: The University District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fast Forward: The University District

The University District is a Columbus neighborhood that is in a constant stage of change. Some people may believe that the latest transformations currently under way in the area are something out of the ordinary, but all it takes is a quick viewing of the WOSU Neighborhoods documentary that aired in 2011 to learn that […]

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Urban Target Store Coming to 16th and High in 2018

Brent Warren Brent Warren Urban Target Store Coming to 16th and High in 2018

After years of speculation about the possibility of an urban Target store landing in Downtown Columbus, it appears as though the University District will be the first neighborhood in the city to actually see one of the smaller-footprint stores arrive. Less than a week after unveiling the name of the Wellington development at the corner […]

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Edwards Officially Announces “The Wellington” Mixed-Use Development Near OSU

Walker Evans Walker Evans Edwards Officially Announces “The Wellington” Mixed-Use Development Near OSU

While the development approval process first began back in January for the redevelopment of the High Street block between 16th and 17th Avenues, representatives from the Edwards Communities made it official today with the unveiling of “The Wellington”. Once completed, the new building will house 448 students, 46,000 square feet of ground floor retail, a […]

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Chumley’s Relocating to Highline at Nine Development

Walker Evans Walker Evans Chumley’s Relocating to Highline at Nine Development

Campus-area sports bar Chumley’s is losing their home to the wrecking ball at 1918 North High Street, but the business has plans to relocate and reopen just a few blocks south. The bar posted an updated on its Facebook page earlier this month announcing that it will be relocating inside the new Highline on Nine […]

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Demolition Begins at High & 16th in University District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Demolition Begins at High & 16th in University District

Three buildings have begun the demolition process at the site of the High & 16th redevelopment project in the University District this past week. The former Huntington Building, Charley’s Grilled Subs, and the house behind it have all been reduced to rubble with cleanup left to be completed once the weather improves. The remaining five […]

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OSU Studying Effects of E-Cigarettes on Lung Health

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega OSU Studying Effects of E-Cigarettes on Lung Health

If you’re puffing on an e-cig, you’re a guinea pig, based on a lack of information available on the products. The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center — Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) hopes to gain some understanding through two studies aimed at evaluating the health […]

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Plans for 15th and High Being Refined as Demolition at 16th Set to Begin Soon

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plans for 15th and High Being Refined as Demolition at 16th Set to Begin Soon

Work is scheduled to begin this summer on the demolition of eight buildings on the east side of High Street between 16th and 17th avenues. A 448-bed apartment building with underground parking and 50,000 square feet of ground-floor retail will soon start rising on the site, with a goal of being open by the start […]

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