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Apartment Building Proposed for Former Red Zone Site Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Apartment Building Proposed for Former Red Zone Site Downtown

Borror Properties has proposed a 75-unit apartment building on the southwest corner of Main and Front streets Downtown. Four floors of apartments would sit on top of a two-story parking garage, replacing a two-story building that was once home to the Red Zone nightclub. It would be the first project in the River South district […]

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Mixed-Income Apartments, Commercial Proposed on East Main Street

Brent Warren Brent Warren Mixed-Income Apartments, Commercial Proposed on East Main Street

Mixed-income apartments and a to-be-determined commercial tenant could be coming to the long-vacant, three-acre lot at the southwest corner of East Main and 18th streets. The lot, which the boxer James “Buster” Douglas bought in 1991 with the intention of developing into condos, sits about a half mile from both downtown (to the west) and […]

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New Hotel Could Jumpstart Downtown’s Southeast Gateway Area

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Hotel Could Jumpstart Downtown’s Southeast Gateway Area

When the Discovery District Special Improvement District commissioned a plan for the southeast quadrant of Downtown over two years ago, it was with the expectation that changes in traffic patterns due to the Interstate 70/71 split project could spur development in an area that has been dominated by surface parking lots and other car-oriented land […]

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Photos: The Walrus Opens Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photos: The Walrus Opens Downtown

After a few months of delays, The Walrus has officially opened its doors Downtown at 143 East Main Street. This new bar and restaurant is the latest concept from Brad Hobbs, Krista Sparks and Kevin Burns, owners of The Tavern in Olde Towne East. Fans of The Tavern will like what they see at The […]

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Lifestyle Communities Interested in More RiverSouth Development

Walker Evans Walker Evans Lifestyle Communities Interested in More RiverSouth Development

Last week it was revealed that the two-building LC RiverSouth development Downtown would be expanding in scope by another two floors, bringing the total number of apartment units to 243. While the news was certainly a surprise, even more surprising was the inclusion of yet-to-be-announced five-story building located southeast of the LC RiverSouth development site. […]

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Restaurant Review: Zoe Cafe

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Zoe Cafe

It’s not even prime time lunching hours, and Zoe Cafe is hoppin’. Even past 1pm in the afternoon, all of its tables are full. Behind the order counter, the kitchen team is in full-on hustle to move orders out to tables. While Bexley is a community that doesn’t need much of anything, Zoe seems to […]

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Zoe Cafe Opens in Bexley

Walker Evans Walker Evans Zoe Cafe Opens in Bexley

There’s been rumors of a second Tasi Cafe location in Bexley for well over a year now, and the rumors have finally (sort of) come true. The new Zoe Cafe officially opened for business yesterday at 2376 East Main Street (in a former W.G. Grinders location that closed in 2013), and while the concept isn’t […]

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