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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.

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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The Best Parks in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Best Parks in Columbus

Parks in Columbus come in all shapes and sizes. From hidden neighborhood pocket parks to large regional metroparks, there’s all kinds of greenspace available for public recreation. We asked our readers about their favorite parks, and for two years straight, they’ve nominated Goodale as the city’s best. Located in Victorian Village, the 32 acre Goodale […]

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Project Update: The Diplomat

Walker Evans Walker Evans Project Update: The Diplomat

While The Wood Companies are currently wrapping up work on The Dennison in Victorian Village, construction is in full swing inside The Diplomat — the four story building at Buttles and High that the company is redeveloping in collaboration with Schiff Capital Group. The second, third and fourth floors in the building are getting a total […]

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Wood Companies Wrapping Up Work on The Dennison

Walker Evans Walker Evans Wood Companies Wrapping Up Work on The Dennison

After two years of construction, work on The Dennison apartment development in Victorian Village is coming to a close. The original building at 789 Dennison Avenue (formerly known as The Leafy Dale) was renovated into new apartment units last year, while work began on a new addition next door, known as The Sanborn building. The scaffolding at […]

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Find Surprises and New Ideas During the Short North Tour of Homes and Gardens

Anne Evans Anne Evans Find Surprises and New Ideas During the Short North Tour of Homes and Gardens

After forty years, you may think you’ve seen it all, but this Sunday’s Short North Tour of Homes and Gardens has some unique homes, beautiful vertical gardens, and special statuaries on display that will surprise you and get you thinking about what to add to your home or garden. Pat Lewis has helped out in […]

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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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