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Harrison West

Established at the turn of the 20th Century and added to the Register of Historic Places in 1975, Harrison West features brick streets and housing built by craftsmen for workers in nearby factories. The neighborhood is bordered by Victorian Village and the Olentangy River, and is home to several parks and works of public art.

Apartments Planned for Historic Building that Tells the Story of a Neighborhood

Brent Warren Brent Warren Apartments Planned for Historic Building that Tells the Story of a Neighborhood

A plan to convert a historic building in Harrison West to residential use and to build new apartments behind it is moving forward. Together, the two buildings will bring a total of 55 apartment units to 875 Michigan Ave., the former headquarters of the International Derrick and Equipment Company (later known as IDECO). Built in […]

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Large Mural Project Planned for Harrison West Tunnel

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Large Mural Project Planned for Harrison West Tunnel

The Harrison West Society has announced a multi-year project to improve the Olentangy Trail tunnel and the surrounding area, with a local artist at the helm of a large-scale mural at the site. Harrison West Arts President Annie Keener said an idea was floated to update the tunnel under State Route 315 on the Olentangy […]

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First Look: Saucy Brew Works

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Saucy Brew Works

Saucy Brew Works has set a date. The brewpub and coffeehouse will make its debut in Harrison West on Friday, October 23. The brewery takes over the former home of Caffe’ Apropos at 443 W. Third Ave. The new joint is not dissimilar to its predecessor in serving coffee by day and booze by night. […]

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Brewpub & Coffeehouse Set to Open Next Month in Harrison West

Susan Post Susan Post Brewpub & Coffeehouse Set to Open Next Month in Harrison West

A Harrison West address will once again serve the full spectrum of the daily beverage needs, from morning coffee to evening beer. Cleveland-Based Saucy Brew Works is gearing up for the October opening of its brewpub and coffeehouse concept at 443 W. Third Ave., the former home of Caffe’ Apropos. CEO and Co-owner Brent Zimmerman […]

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Apartment Tower Could be Part of Giant Eagle Redevelopment

Brent Warren Brent Warren Apartment Tower Could be Part of Giant Eagle Redevelopment

One meeting has been scheduled for tonight and another for next week to discuss the future of the Thurber Village retail plaza in Victorian Village. The five-acre site, which sits at the southwest corner of Neil and Buttles avenues, is home to an assortment of restaurant and retail offerings, including Spinelli’s Deli, Boston Stoker Coffee […]

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Harrison West Jazz Stage – Rachel Sepulveda and Quartet

  Harrison West Jazz Stage – Rachel Sepulveda and Quartet

For our final show of the season we have the honor of bringing you Rachel Sepulveda and Quartet, Paddy Wagon Food truck, and J-Pops! Tickets: This event is FREE, no ticket needed! Where: The Harrison Park Gazebo (near the Olentangy Trail). When: 1:00-2:30 PM on Sunday Sept. 29th, 2019. About the Band: Rachel Sepulveda is […]

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Harrison West Jazz Stage – Brasileirinha with Kelly Crum-Delaveris

  Harrison West Jazz Stage – Brasileirinha with Kelly Crum-Delaveris

Our third show for 2019 features Brasileirinha with Kelly Crum-Delaveris, Dos Hermanos Taco Truck, and J-Pops! Tickets: This event is FREE, no ticket needed! Where: The Harrison Park Gazebo (near the Olentangy Trail). When: 1:00-2:30 PM on Sunday Sept. 22nd, 2019. About the Band: Brasileira was started in 1996 to bring Brazilian popular music (MPB) […]

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