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Bar 145 Coming Soon to Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Bar 145 Coming Soon to Columbus

If you’ll recall from last October, the Toledo-based Bar 145 has been scoping out the Columbus market for expansion of their burger bar gastropub concept. After a few months of searching, they’ve found what they’re looking for at 955 West 5th Avenue in the Fifth by Northwest neighborhood. “The Grandview location appealed to us because […]

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Expansion of Downtown Columbus Library Proposed

Walker Evans Walker Evans Expansion of Downtown Columbus Library Proposed

The Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) announced today that they have negotiated a contract for the purchase of the old Deaf School property located south of the Main Downtown library, and adjacent to the Topiary Park. The 114-year-old four-story building is currently vacant and includes a 2.24 acre property. The CML Board of Trustees is scheduled […]

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Bar 145 Gastropub Plans to Expand to Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Bar 145 Gastropub Plans to Expand to Columbus

In 2011, Bar 145 became the first burger-centric “gastropub” concept to launch in Toledo, Ohio. This new venture touts a relaxed atmosphere coupled with an upscale menu that includes tempura-battered green beans, baked clams and “build your own” burgers made with Niman Ranch beef served on artisan breads. “We have a vast array of non-burger […]

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History Lesson: Mount Carmel East Hospital turns 40

Doug Motz Doug Motz History Lesson: Mount Carmel East Hospital turns 40

Happy Birthday to Mount Carmel East Hospital which turns 40 years old today and like most stories of Columbus, this one has its roots firmly planted in Franklinton. In the early 1880s, the former Board President of the Columbus Medical College, Dr. W. B. Hawkes, realized that Columbus needed an additional hospital. He collaborated with […]

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Wexner Center Announces Education Center Expansion

Walker Evans Walker Evans Wexner Center Announces Education Center Expansion

The Wexner Center for the Arts announced today that a new education facility will be construction in a space located nearby to the existing center. The new 7,200 square foot space will house art studios, classrooms, a library, computer lab, meeting space, offices and an art gallery. “With this facility, we aim to create a […]

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Dewey’s Pizza Expanding to Historic Worthington

Walker Evans Walker Evans Dewey’s Pizza Expanding to Historic Worthington

After three years in the Columbus market, Dewey’s Pizza is expanding again with a new location planned for 640 North High Street in downtown Worthington. “Historic Worthington is a vibrant community that has a unique blend of new and old retailers that thrive on the family friendly experience,” says Eric Kohl, proprietor of the Columbus locations of the […]

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El Arepazo is Expanding to Gahanna

Walker Evans Walker Evans El Arepazo is Expanding to Gahanna

Despite their somewhat hidden location in Downtown’s Pearl Alley, El Arepazo is no longer much of a secret. Their authentic Colombian and Venezuelan dishes pack lines out the door for lunch on a regular basis, and their spicy cilantro sauce was so good that customers now buy it buy the bottle to use as a condiment […]

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