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The city of Upper Arlington was incorporated in 1918 and has grown into a primarily residential community. A plan developed by prominent landscape architect William Pitkin Jr. called for curving streets that followed the land instead of the grid-like patterns used in Columbus. Its population grew considerably following World War II when many returning servicemen made the suburbs of Columbus their home.

Bibibop Asian Grill Expanding to West Henderson Road

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Bibibop Asian Grill Expanding to West Henderson Road

Bibibop Asian Grill first opened in August 2013, and in the few short months it’s been at 1270 West Fifth Avenue, it’s built a loyal following who swear by its simple and delicious take on fashionable Asian street food. In fact, so popular is the quick-serve restaurant, that in early 2014, a second restaurant will […]

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Hudson 29 Kitchen & Drink Coming to The Lane in 2014

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Hudson 29 Kitchen & Drink Coming to The Lane in 2014

Back in June, Cameron Mitchell Restaurants (CMR) announced that they would be opening a new American Grill restaurant in The Lane, the retail/residential/office project located at 1600 Lane Avenue. That restaurant now has a name: Hudson 29 Kitchen & Drink, which is a nod to Mitchell’s past as he helps create a new future in […]

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First Look: The Lane in Upper Arlington

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: The Lane in Upper Arlington

The first residents of The Lane Apartments are moving into completed units starting today, marking another milestone on this mixed-use project that also includes a Homewood Suites hotel, office space, retail and restaurant space, and a multi-story parking deck. Stephen Brothers-McGrew, Marketing Manager for The Lane developer Crawford Hoying, says that around 30 percent of […]

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Restaurant Review: Rancho Alegre at Kingsdale

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Rancho Alegre at Kingsdale

People love-love-love Rancho Alegre. It’s difficult to understand how any joint can inspire so much love, until you actually give it a whirl. The outside of the new Kingsdale location makes it look like some sort of “mall spot”, vanilla establishment. Inside, though, it’s sort of nice – with textured walls, symmetrical design and an […]

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The List: 7 Great Places to Get Your Growl On in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 7 Great Places to Get Your Growl On in Columbus

When it comes to beer trends, growlers are certainly all the rage in Columbus right now. Just about every local brewery is now filling growlers of their own concoctions, and grocery stores are even getting into the mix with places like Whole Foods (pictured up top), Weiland’s and even some Giant Eagle locations offering to […]

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Pre-Leasing Starts for Apartments at The Lane

Brent Warren Brent Warren Pre-Leasing Starts for Apartments at The Lane

Local developer Crawford Hoying has begun marketing activities for The Lane, their five-story mixed-use development in Upper Arlington. The building is part of a new Lane Avenue corridor that includes a Homewood Suites hotel. Both buildings are currently under construction with completion scheduled for this fall. Floorplans and pricing have been released for the 108 […]

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Cameron Mitchell to Open New Restaurant at The Lane

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Cameron Mitchell to Open New Restaurant at The Lane

Cameron Mitchell opened his first restaurant twenty years ago. Since then, he has opened dozens more, and still operates eighteen restaurants in-state, including Cap City Diner & Bar, Cameron’s American Bistro, and most recently, The Pearl, which opened earlier this year in the Short North. To commemorate such longevity, Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, will open their […]

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