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Lazarus Building Storefronts Ready by Spring 2009

Walker Evans Walker Evans

With the City Center pedestrian skywalk completely dismantled, many are itching for updates on what’s to be done with the near-empty downtown mall. While we wait for the Mayor’s office to throw us a bone, we shouldn’t be ignoring the renovations taking place just on the other side of High Street at the old Lazarus […]


Best Neighborhood of 2008: The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans

(Photo by atalou) It’s no surprise that the Short North won “Best Neighborhood” of 2008 by a healthy margin over the competition. It’s easily the most complete urban neighborhood with a vibrant mix of residential spaces, unique restaurants, boutique shopping, art galleries, watering holes, swanky lounges, pocket parks, and more.


COTA Service Changes Effective Monday, January 5

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) will implement its January 2009 Service Changes on Monday, January 5. The service changes, which are part of COTA’s ongoing expansion program, feature expanded service on existing routes as well as new routes.  In addition, a number of key routes have been modified to expand frequency of service, extend […]


Terraces on Wahalla Burned Down This Morning

 Zachery Allan Starkey

As power in my apartment is out, and there is frost on the inside of my bedroom windows, and sleeping is impossible, I thought I would write about how I just spent the past hour in the frigid cold watching the luxury condo development Terraces on Wahalla burn down. READ MORE


No menu, no problem for Cafe Bella

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Lantern wrote No menu, no problem for local restaurant Kimberly Snodgrass Issue date: 11/19/08 Loyal patrons, the freshest of foods and an owner with a hunger for knowledge are the key elements to Cafe Bella. Located in the University District, this quaint diner offers an alternative to the average modern restaurant. Owner Vince Withers […]


First Annual HighBall Halloween Draws Over 10,000

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Press Release wrote HighBall Halloween Out of the Box Smash! From Carl Lagerfeld to the Pope, from a troupe of gay cereal box cartoon characters to a host of cartoon super heroes, the Short North’s HighBall Halloween: Masquerade on High more than met expectations as over 10,000 attendees packed into the District. “It was a […]


The City Center Skywalk is Coming Down


DowntownColumbus.com wrote BEHOLD: BE-HOLED Tuesday, October 21st, 2008 Unlike other downtown structures, the Sky Bridge isn’t going out with a BOOM. There will be no explosions’ nor will there be implosions. But the big Bridge is going out in style. You might even say that it’s going out in unprecedentedly unique style. On October 22, […]


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