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Oats and Barley Market Bringing Grocery Store to The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans Oats and Barley Market Bringing Grocery Store to The Short North

On December 23rd, Breathe Fitness — formerly known as Oxygen Health & Fitness — closed their doors at 970 North High Street after eleven years in business. “Another casualty of Short North landlords being unrealistic about lease renewals I’m afraid,” confirmed Manager Charlotte Downs via email. While the loss of the gym is certainly sad news, […]

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Proposed Two-Story Giant Eagle Goes Back to Bexley Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Proposed Two-Story Giant Eagle Goes Back to Bexley Commission

The latest design for a two-story Giant Eagle on Main Street will be presented to the Bexley Planning Commission at its September 22nd meeting. Changes have been made to the design since it was presented last month – the commission tabled a vote on the proposal due to concerns about parking, traffic impacts, and the […]

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First Look: The Market Italian Village

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson First Look: The Market Italian Village

After months of construction, renovation, and experimentation, The Market Italian Village opens today at the corners of Summit Street and Third Avenue in the Italian Village. The 2,500 square foot space is simultaneously a butcher, deli counter, bakery, wine shop, café, bar, and a European-style restaurant that serves small plates for lunch and dinner that […]

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The Market Italian Village Opening This Summer

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The Market Italian Village Opening This Summer

The eastern corner of Summit Street and Third Avenue has been under construction for some time. Formerly a convenience pit stop for beer, cigarettes, and snacks, a new 3,500 square feet market is set to open at 1022 Summit Street at the end of July or beginning of August. The Market Italian Village is the […]

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Group Looking at Possibility of South Market, Greenhouse on Parsons

Brent Warren Brent Warren Group Looking at Possibility of South Market, Greenhouse on Parsons

The Parsons Avenue Merchants Association (PAMA) has received money from City Council to evaluate the feasibility of some big ideas for the South Side — a commercial greenhouse, a grocery store, a research kitchen and even a food and farmer’s market modeled on the North Market. Bob Leighty, PAMA’s Executive Director, said that the $17,000 […]

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The Hills Market Downtown Celebrates First Year with Store Updates

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The Hills Market Downtown Celebrates First Year with Store Updates

When The Hills Market opened a Downtown branch last March, it was met with enthusiasm and gratefulness from a community desperate for more dining and shopping options. Since then, The Hills Market has become so much more than a grocery; it’s now the spot in the Discovery District to eat, meet, and be seen. The […]

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Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets Expanding to Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets Expanding to Columbus

It sounds like Lucky’s Market will be getting some new competition, both locally and regionally. Arizona-based Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets has announced plans to open over 60 stores across the Midwest in the next five years, including a Northwest Columbus location at 6700 Sawmill Road, just inside 270. “Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets will be a […]

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