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Urban Meyer, Corso Ventures, Make-A-Day Foundation & More Team Up to Provide Free Meals

Susan Post Susan Post Urban Meyer, Corso Ventures, Make-A-Day Foundation & More Team Up to Provide Free Meals

The Make-A-Day Foundation is teaming up with OSU Coach Urban Meyer, Corso Ventures, Peerless Management and more community partners to help feed some of the city’s most vulnerable populations during the coronavirus pandemic. Doing Better Together plans to offer up to 20,000 free meals to families and children facing hardships because of the pandemic. “We […]

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Urban Meyer’s Pint House to Open at Bridge Park

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Urban Meyer’s Pint House to Open at Bridge Park

Short North Pint House is “Dublin” its number of locations. Branded as Urban Meyer’s Pint House, the second location is headed for the former RAM Restaurant & Brewery space at Bridge Park. An opening is slated for fall of this year. It’s the first duplicate concept from local restaurant group Corso Ventures, which also owns […]

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Short North Goody Boy Reopens This Weekend

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Short North Goody Boy Reopens This Weekend

After three months of renovations, Short North Goody Boy will reopen to the public on Friday, March 15.  A neighborhood staple since 1947, Goody Boy has changed hands, closed and reopened several times, most recently closing for a full interior and exterior makeover under the co-ownership of Jimmy Velio (Goody Boy owner since 2009) and […]

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Goody Boy Announces Reopening Date

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Goody Boy Announces Reopening Date

Michael’s Goody Boy Diner, now under the moniker Goody Boy, will reopen for St. Patrick’s Day.  Corso Ventures stepped in at the start of the year to refresh the restaurant in partnership with Jimmy Velio, who purchased Goody Boy in 2009. Its reopening date is set for Thursday, March 14.  Renovations to Goody Boy will […]

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Under New Ownership, Michael’s Goody Boy Diner Will Close for Renovations

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Under New Ownership, Michael’s Goody Boy Diner Will Close for Renovations

Michael’s Goody Boy Diner, located at 1144 N. High St. in the Short North, is now under new ownership. Corso Ventures, the parent company of Forno Kitchen & Bar, Short North Food Hall, Standard Hall and Short North Pint House, has purchased the property. The restaurant will close on Jan. 2, 2019 for renovations. Although […]

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Third and High Project Going Back to Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Third and High Project Going Back to Commission

A proposal to build a five-story mixed-use building at the northwest corner of Third Avenue and High Street will be back in front of the Victorian Village Commission tonight. The development, which was first proposed in early 2017, would replace the building that once held the Little Dreamers Big Believers daycare and Yoga on High. Although […]

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First Look: Short North Food Hall

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega First Look: Short North Food Hall

Short North Food Hall is opening in less than a week on Thursday, March 22, but CU got an early peek at the new bar-restaurant owned by Corso Ventures. Far from duplicating the restaurant group’s other restaurants, like the Pint House, Standard Hall and Forno, Food Hall executes an entirely new concept, the first 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!

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