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Something coming soon to the old Brownstone?

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Several weeks ago, the Red Brick District blog mentioned the fact that the beautiful four story brick building that housed the former Brownstone on Main restaurant was up for auction. An anonymous source let me know today that the building sold to the owner of the Ohio Lofts located right across the street and he […]


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 […]


Main Street Holidays: Downtown Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Main Street Holidays: Downtown Columbus

The Dispatch wrote Main Street Holidays: Downtown Columbus Sunday, November 30, 2008 Troy Robinson is all business when a client comes into his Downtown store (T. Jazz Fashions) looking to create a new business wardrobe. He instantly knows the size and style the client wants, and within 15 minutes has the client trying on suits […]


Obama & Clinton set up camp in Red Brick District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Obama & Clinton set up camp in Red Brick District

I’ve gotten word via email that both Democratic candidates have set up their Columbus bases of operation downtown in the Red Brick District during their Ohio tours. Although the debate will take place in Cleveland, the candidates will most likely be making stops in Columbus as well. Clinton has set up in the first floor […]


What ever happened to the Brownstone?

  What ever happened to the Brownstone?

Diversity in Columbus? The following article appeared in the December 4, 2007 issue of flypaper, a Columbus based social newsletter. flypaper wrote Back to Brownstone WAKE UP and smell the catfish! Article by Big Yogi, contact [email protected] Before I go into this article I would like to get something clear. The FLYPAPER is not just […]


Flowers on Orchard Lane Opens Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans

cmhindependent.blogspot.com wrote MAIN IS ALL ABLOOM Tuesday, October 30, 2007 Flowers on Orchard Lane is preparing to open its new digs at 139 E. Main St. on Nov. 9. Among the plans: a drive-up window on Lazelle for call-ahead orders. After ten years in a small shop in Clintonville, Reese is moving her shop to […]

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Brownstone on Main Temporarily Closes Doors

Walker Evans Walker Evans Brownstone on Main Temporarily Closes Doors

I’ve heard through the grapevine that the Brownstone on Main has shut down operations for a few weeks while they go through a restructuring period. The owners of the restaurant remained quiet during the Dispatch reports of their recent patio problems, but that issue could be the cause of their temporarly closing.


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