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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.

New 11-Story Office Building Proposed for The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans New 11-Story Office Building Proposed for The Short North

Local developers at The Wood Companies and Schiff Capital Group are teaming up once again for another Short North project. The companies announced this afternoon that they plan to construct a new 11-story office building at 711 North High Street, replacing an existing public parking lot owned by the City of Columbus. The project is […]

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Wheeler Dog Park has Reopened

Anne Evans Anne Evans Wheeler Dog Park has Reopened

Columbus Recreation and Parks Department announced this afternoon they have reopened Wheeler Dog Park, located at 725 Thurber Dr W. The off-leash fenced-in dog park has been closed since Friday, July 24 when the death of a puppy sparked public concern that something inappropriate had been happening in the park. Columbus Public Health was asked to […]

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Development Roundup: New Parks, Bridges, Apartments, and More

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: New Parks, Bridges, Apartments, and More

Our Development Roundup feature is designed to keep you up-to-date on the latest proposals, approvals, delays and ribbon-cuttings. Whether it’s incremental updates on the many projects we are tracking, or short blurbs on some of the smaller or more far-flung developments that we have yet to cover, the aim of the roundup is to keep you informed. […]

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Restaurant Review: Izzy & Mo’s

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Izzy & Mo’s

For a brief moment in history, the King Avenue space next to Till was destined for doughnuts. And while the plans have since changed significantly, bialys and babka are pretty good consolation. Izzy & Mo’s is the new culinary project from Magdiale Wolmark and Cristin Austin, the team that brought Columbus renown restaurants such as […]

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Movies Return to Goodale Park

Hope Madden Hope Madden Movies Return to Goodale Park

Goodale Park has seen its share of parties, weddings, festivals, and pre-prom photos. Did you know you can see some great movies there, too? For the last 7 years, the Short North Civic Center has brought the big screen (an inflatable one!) to the park for a community viewing of some great flicks. Screen on […]

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Photos: Doo Dah Parade 2015

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Doo Dah Parade 2015

The 32nd annual Doo Dah Parade took place on this sunny (finally) afternoon of July 4th. Marchers of all shapes and sizes took to the streets of Victorian Village to entertain the thousands that turned out to partake in the festivities. For more information, visit www.doodahparade.com. To find more information on upcoming festivals, CLICK HERE for […]

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Hubbard Bazaar Adds New Way to Shop the Short North Yard Sales

Anne Evans Anne Evans Hubbard Bazaar Adds New Way to Shop the Short North Yard Sales

This Saturday, spend your entire day in the Short North! Beginning at 9am, the neighborhood will be hosting their annual yard sale. Last year, over 150 homes had yard sales going. This year, the new Hubbard Mastery School will be hosting a Bazaar to coincide with the yard sales. “We love ways to be a […]

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