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Victorian Village

Located north and west of downtown Columbus, the neighborhood is comprised of numerous elaborate Victorian-style homes that were mostly built in the early 1900s. Once automobiles became popular, many of its residents relocated to nearby suburbs. The neighborhood’s revitalization began in the last half of the 20th century when homes in the area could be purchased in the $80,000 range.

Boston Stoker Opening Victorian Village Store in March

Walker Evans Walker Evans Boston Stoker Opening Victorian Village Store in March

The relocation of Boston Stoker’s Columbus store isn’t quite going to hit their original February projection, but they’re not going to be off by too much. The company announced yesterday that the new space at 771 Neil Avenue in Victorian Village will officially open for business on March 13th. In addition to coffee, espresso drinks, […]

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Boston Stoker Relocating to Victorian Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Boston Stoker Relocating to Victorian Village

Dayton-based Boston Stoker first arrived in Columbus in 2013 when the owners opened a coffee shop at 1660 Neil Avenue, next door to the Ohio State University. The cafe is now in the process of being relocated down the street to 771 Neil Ave, in the Giant Eagle retail plaza in Victorian Village. “We’ve been subleasing […]

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Best Local Park of 2014: Goodale Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Local Park of 2014: Goodale Park

The category of “Best Park” is a new one for our annual readers survey. The entire Columbus region is filled with great city parks, metro parks, hiking trails, bike trails and other greenspaces to choose from, depending on your mood. The most popular park, according to our readers, is Goodale, located in Victorian Village. Its […]

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Dennison Project Approved, Will Break Ground in Spring

Brent Warren Brent Warren Dennison Project Approved, Will Break Ground in Spring

The Victorian Village Commission on Thursday approved the latest iteration of Borror Properties’ proposal for 991 Denison Avenue. With a final unit count of 70 – which includes a 54-unit apartment building at the corner of Dennison and Starr and 16 for-sale units on the Second Avenue side of the site – the project is […]

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First Phase of The Dennison in Victorian Village Almost Complete

Brent Warren Brent Warren First Phase of The Dennison in Victorian Village Almost Complete

The first residents of the Dennison in Victorian Village should be moving in by the end of the month. Work on the former Leafy Dale building at 789 Dennison Avenue is wrapping up after more than a year of construction. Construction will continue, though, on the new-build portion of the project, which will add a […]

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Ibel Building at Third and High Next Up for Redevelopment

Brent Warren Brent Warren Ibel Building at Third and High Next Up for Redevelopment

Although plans appear to be in the early stages, the Stonehenge Company is looking to build on the current site of the Ibel Building at the corner of West Third Avenue and North High Street in the Short North. Architect Jonathan Barnes presented a proposal for a six-story, 32-unit apartment building to the Victorian Village […]

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CoGo Bike Share Expands Three Popular Station Locations

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share Expands Three Popular Station Locations

While you spent your time relaxing this past weekend, the team at CoGo was busy working. The local bike share system upgraded three of its most popular station locations to add a bit of extra bike capacity to the system as the first phase of a larger expansion plan occurring this year. Four additional bike […]

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