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Best Grocery Store of 2011: The North Market

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Grocery Store of 2011: The North Market

Columbus loves food. So it’s a natural fit that one of our new categories for this year’s reader survey asks the question of where the best produce, groceries and other items can be found. On top of the list you’ll find Downtown’s original grocery store: The North Market. The Market remains a popular shopping destination […]


Clintonville Kroger Reopens Today

Walker Evans Walker Evans Clintonville Kroger Reopens Today

The newly renovated Clintonville Kroger will celebrate its grand reopening today. The store closed for remodeling back in July. The renovations have grown the store by an additional 1,600 square feet and updates have been made to the produce department, deli and the meat and seafood counters. The new Kroger also features additional U-Scan checkout […]


The Hills Market to Open Downtown Grocery Store

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Hills Market to Open Downtown Grocery Store

The Hills Market will be opening a new full-service Downtown grocery store in Columbus this spring. The appropriately titled “Hills Market Downtown” will be located at 95 North Grant Avenue. “We see this as an opportunity to spur the redevelopment of Grant Avenue, which is an important link between the Discovery District and Neighborhood Launch, […]


Food Deserts in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food Deserts in Columbus

A “Food Desert” is an area where a substantial number of residents have low access to supermarkets and/or grocery stores. Typically, these are also defined as low-income areas where residents also have limited mobility options for reaching grocery stores outside of their neighborhoods. The Economic Research Service (ERS) at the United States Department of Agriculture […]


New Kroger Opens in Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Kroger Opens in Weinland Park

The long awaited grand opening of the new Short North Kroger located at 1350 North High Street takes place today at 9am. The new store, located in the Weinland Park neighborhood, features a wide variety of new modern grocery amenities. We spoke yesterday with Beth Wilkin, Advertising Manager at Kroger to find out more. Q: […]


This Week In Local Food Blogging (10/23/10)

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(Photo from CMHGourmand.com) Lots of drinking and grocery story commentary this past week in the local food blogging community. CMH Gourmand has a recap of the Mojito Madness event, Hounds in the Kitchen took a trip up to Brothers Drake Meadery, and Columbus Foodie has a huge photo-heavy review of the new Giant Eagle Market […]

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