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Construction Roundup: April 2020

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: April 2020

With construction deemed essential business by the Governor of Ohio’s “stay at home” order, work has continued at building sites throughout the city as the weather warms up this April. This month’s construction roundup showcases some of the ongoing projects in Downtown Columbus, The Short North, Italian Village, Grandview Heights and The University District. Check […]

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Apartment Rents Continue to Rise Despite Pandemic

Walker Evans Walker Evans Apartment Rents Continue to Rise Despite Pandemic

While a small handful of landlords may be waiving rent in April, the majority expect to continue to be paid — and according to a new report, they’re expecting to be paid even more than before. ApartmentList.com published its April Rent Report late last week and the numbers continue to climb. Month-over-month, the median rent for […]

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Restaurants Might Feel Coronavirus Effects for Years To Come

Walker Evans Walker Evans Restaurants Might Feel Coronavirus Effects for Years To Come

It feels like an eternity, but local bars and restaurants have been closed for exactly three weeks since Ohio Governor Mike DeWine first issued a statewide closure on Sunday, March 15. Many have shuttered completely, while some have continued to operate with takeout and delivery options, and thousands of employees have lost their jobs. Ohioans […]

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10 Places You Can Get Donuts (Delivered, Carry-Out or Pickup)

Walker Evans Walker Evans 10 Places You Can Get Donuts (Delivered, Carry-Out or Pickup)

There’s a lot of bad news pouring in from all around the world right now, and sometimes you need a break from the doom and gloom. And there’s no better escapism from life’s problems than donuts. To help you get your fix, we rounded up a list of 10 local businesses and franchises where you […]

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ComFest is Either Cancelling or Rescheduling This Year

Walker Evans Walker Evans ComFest is Either Cancelling or Rescheduling This Year

The Columbus Festival Season traditionally kicks off in May, but several of the earliest outdoor parties are already cancelling or rescheduling. Following suit with the Asian Festival and Arts Festival, the organizers of Community Festival (aka: ComFest) announced tonight on social media that the event will not move forward on their originally scheduled weekend. “Due […]

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April Fools’ Day Cancelled by Coronavirus

Walker Evans Walker Evans April Fools’ Day Cancelled by Coronavirus

April Fools’ Day is one of our absolute favorite holidays of the year. It’s the one time we get to embrace “fake news” and pretend that we write for The Onion for just one day. But this year we’ve opted to forgo our tradition due to the serious and destructive effects of the Coronavirus Pandemic. […]

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Update: Polls Are Closed Today After Order From Director of Health

Walker Evans Walker Evans Update: Polls Are Closed Today After Order From Director of Health

Update (3/17 9:45am) — This post has been updated multiple times to include the most current information as this story continues to develop. Polling locations are closed today for in-person primary voting after the state issued a public health order late last night signed by Dr. Amy Acton, the state’s Director of Health. “To avoid an […]

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