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Situated between Big Darby Creek (on the west) and the Scioto River (on the east), Hilliard has a mix of residential and commercial development. The suburb was platted by John Hilliard in 1853, and it has retained several historic buildings, including its original train station, which is located at Weaver Park, and several residences in the historic district along Norwich Street.

Cheesecake Girl Lands Spot at Budd Dairy & Storefront in Dublin

Susan Post Susan Post Cheesecake Girl Lands Spot at Budd Dairy & Storefront in Dublin

Soon there will be not one, not two, but three locations where fans can get their fill of The Cheesecake Girl. One year after Owner Samantha Strange opened The Cheesecake Girl’s first brick-and-mortar at Hilliard’s Center Street Market, the bakery will join Budd Dairy Food Hall in Italian Village. The Cheesecake Girl will occupy Budd […]

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Hilliard City Schools Sees Mental Health Hospitalizations Surge During Pandemic

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Hilliard City Schools Sees Mental Health Hospitalizations Surge During Pandemic

By Jake Zuckerman Eighty-four students at Hilliard City Schools have been hospitalized for mental health issues during the pandemic, officials say, an estimated fourfold increase over the average year. The district, home to about 16,000 students, has also seen 660 students contract COVID-19, seven of whom were hospitalized with the new disease, according to state and […]

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Treat to Try: The Cheesecake Girl Cream Puffs (And More!)

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: The Cheesecake Girl Cream Puffs (And More!)

Hilliard isn’t typically viewed as a walkable community, but its downtown defies those expectations. There’s crosswalks, sidewalks, and a healthy selection of windows and stores to cruise on foot. Within this zone, you’ll also find the Center Street Market, a sprawling, one-story building that holds a bevy of smaller operations.  And among those operations is a […]

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First Look: Center Street Market

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Center Street Market

Heading towards the finish line in early March before the coronavirus pandemic put the world on hold, Center Street Market vendors are finally getting to serve their first customers in Old Hilliard. Most of the market’s 11 vendors at 5354 Center St. are now open, including Dumplings of Fury, Bakes by Lo, The Cheesecake Girl, […]

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Development Roundup: June 2020 Edition

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: June 2020 Edition

The latest installment of our ongoing Development Roundup series features news from Franklinton, Northland, the South Side and more. Read on for an assortment of project updates, new proposals, and other nuggets from the world of Columbus development: Sway Mobility, a Cleveland-based company that offers “carshare as a service” for apartment complexes and offices, has partnered with […]

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Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

  Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

2020 Columbus Spring Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show Kick off our show season with us at our spring Columbus event! This large show will feature artists and crafters selling their original handmade items at this beautiful venue! Admission is $3 to the public, children under 12 are free! This event will also have a full […]

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Crooked Can Opens in Hilliard with Center Street Market Soon to Follow

Susan Post Susan Post Crooked Can Opens in Hilliard with Center Street Market Soon to Follow

Crooked Can Brewing Company is pouring its first beers in Old Hilliard. The Florida-based brewery has opened its Ohio outpost at 5354 Center St. in Hilliard. The address is more than just a brewery, though. With it comes the Center Street Market – a collection of 11 local vendors, as well as an event space, […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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