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Centered on the main stretch of High Street north of downtown Columbus and extending just south of The Ohio State University’s campus, the Short North experienced street-level crime and gang violence as affluent Columbus residents followed the economic bubble into the suburbs during the 1960s and ’70s. Its rebirth began when art galleries began to open there in the ’80s. Most of its buildings date back to at least the early 20th century, with traditional storefronts along High and apartment buildings, row houses and condominium developments in the surrounding blocks.

New Wine Bar & Art Gallery Coming Soon to the Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Wine Bar & Art Gallery Coming Soon to the Short North

When Camelot Cellars relocates to Olde Towne East this spring, their old space at 958 North High Street won’t sit empty for long. It also won’t see a major change in function, as an Indianapolis-based business plans to expand their wine bar concept to Columbus in that spot. Tastings — A Wine Experience was launched […]

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CorePower Yoga Now Open in the Short North

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire CorePower Yoga Now Open in the Short North

“We are finally here!” said a very happy Elizabeth Beattie, Studio Manager, to the over 40 people filling the classroom at the CorePower in the Short North, at a friends and family preview class on Thursday, January 21st, 2016. After many months of construction and permit delays, Columbus has its first CorePower Yoga. Sometimes called […]

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First Look: Paulie Gee’s Pizzeria Opens in Short North

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner First Look: Paulie Gee’s Pizzeria Opens in Short North

Paulie Gee’s Short North pizzeria has officially opened their doors today at 1195 North High Street. Construction of the Brooklyn-based restaurant began last August, culminating in a soft opening several days ago. The menu is more condensed than the Brooklyn Paulie Gee’s, but still offers a wide selection of pizzas. “I’ll really be focusing on the […]

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Yoga on High Expanding with more Programs and Partnerships

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga on High Expanding with more Programs and Partnerships

The oldest full-spectrum yoga studio in Columbus, Ohio will be growing its already large presence downtown and beyond. Yoga On High is starting two satellite programs and projects opening February 2016 in an expanded space. “We have been wanting more space for a long time.” Michele Vinbury, co-owner at Yoga On High said. “It serves […]

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Opinion: Some Neighbors Remain Opposed to White Castle Development

Joyce Martin Joyce Martin Opinion: Some Neighbors Remain Opposed to White Castle Development

The Ingram family, owners of White Castle System Inc., have, partnered with the City of Columbus and Borror Properties to build a six-to-eight-story mixed-use development at Second Avenue and High Street in the Short North. The development would provide an attractive modern exterior for the area. However, the addition of such a large structure would also […]

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Short North White Castle Development Approved

Brent Warren Brent Warren Short North White Castle Development Approved

Demolition and construction work could start as soon as this summer on the Short North White Castle site after the Victorian Village Commission approved the latest plans for the development at their meeting yesterday. Although final details such as lighting, signage, and the color of some exterior elements will still need to get final approval, […]

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CycleBar Coming Soon to Easton, Powell, Polaris & Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans CycleBar Coming Soon to Easton, Powell, Polaris & Short North

Indoor cycling workout space CycleBar will be making its Central Ohio debut this spring when it opens at 4201 Weaverton Lane at the Easton Gateway. The facility offers a unique high-energy exercise experience in what is described as a “concert-like” atmosphere. “I am excited about bringing the CycleBar experience to Columbus,” says franchise operator David Eichelberger. “The Columbus […]

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