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Photos: Inside the Former Kroger Bakery

Brent Warren Brent Warren Photos: Inside the Former Kroger Bakery

A group of local developers announced last week their plans to renovate the two historic Kroger Bakery buildings at 457 Cleveland Ave. Casto, Kelley Companies and The Robert Weiler Company – the same partnership behind the River & Rich development in Franklinton – officially acquired the 10-acre property on March 2 for a sum of […]

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Historic Renovation Planned for Former Kroger Bakery Warehouses

Walker Evans Walker Evans Historic Renovation Planned for Former Kroger Bakery Warehouses

Almost exactly one year after the Kroger Bakery closed its doors at 457 Cleveland Avenue, a new plan for the site has begun to emerge. A partnership between development firms Casto, Kelley Companies and The Robert Weiler Company has acquired the property as of today, with plans to renovate and redevelop the two buildings on […]

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Homeport Picked for “Downtown Linden” Project

Brent Warren Brent Warren Homeport Picked for “Downtown Linden” Project

Affordable housing developer Homeport has been selected to redevelop a prominent corner in Linden. The site, a 1.7-acre parcel at the southeast corner of Cleveland and Myrtle avenues, was assembled by Columbus Next Generation Corporation (CNGC). Homeport was chosen to develop the site after CNGC put out a request for proposals earlier this year, and […]

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DesignGroup Announces Groundbreaking of Culinary Arts Building at Columbus State

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman DesignGroup Announces Groundbreaking of Culinary Arts Building at Columbus State

Architecture and design firm DesignGroup has announced the groundbreaking of a state-of-the-art development to house Columbus State Community College’s School of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts. The $33 million project is set to be complete in 2019 and will be named after Columbus native and restaurant developer Cameron Mitchell, who has given $2.5 million in […]

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Meet Councilmember Emmanuel V. Remy and Team!

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Meet Councilmember Emmanuel V. Remy and Team!

In an effort to engage with the community, newly appointed Councilmember Emmanuel V. Remy is holding community events in March and April across the City to listen to issues and concerns of Columbus residents. “My team and I are beyond excited to have the opportunity to introduce ourselves to the Columbus community. We welcome area […]

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Kroger Closing Store on Northeast Side

Walker Evans Walker Evans Kroger Closing Store on Northeast Side

Kroger is kicking off 2018 with a store closure that will impact residents on the Northeast side of Columbus and in the North Linden neighborhood. Effective January 31, the “Northern Lights” Kroger store will close its doors at 3353 Cleveland Ave. “Kroger continually evaluates each store’s performance to ensure that it is best meeting the needs […]

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First BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) Line in Columbus Launches on Monday

Brent Warren Brent Warren First BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) Line in Columbus Launches on Monday

New Year’s Day will mark the start of service for the CMAX, the first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line to be developed by the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA). Rides will be free on the line – which features specially-branded buses that run up and down Cleveland Avenue – for the first week of its […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!