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New Single Family Homes Planned for Milo-Grogan

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Single Family Homes Planned for Milo-Grogan

New market-rate homes are starting to come online in Milo-Grogan. Local developer New City Homes has acquired a total of 18 new-build sites in the neighborhood, including a cluster of contiguous lots on East Second Avenue where work recently began on the first of five new single family homes. Chris Knoppe, Partner at New City […]

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The Confluence Cast: Columbus Idea Foundry

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Columbus Idea Foundry

There are a myriad of possible solutions to breathe new life into a neighborhood. The Idea Foundry has a solution for Franklinton. In this episode, CEO Casey McCarty discusses how they helped transform an abandoned warehouse into a vibrant community that houses over 30 private office spaces for small businesses, startups, and corporate innovation spaces, […]

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Milo-Grogan Leaders Tackle Challenges of Gentrification Head-On

Brent Warren Brent Warren Milo-Grogan Leaders Tackle Challenges of Gentrification Head-On

Charles Thompkins grew up in Milo-Grogan and has been actively involved as a leader in the neighborhood for decades. That involvement has ranged from serving as Chair of the Milo-Grogan Area Commission, to creating the Milo Fest, to organizing an adopt-a-family effort at Christmas that is now in its 35th year. “I’ve been doing this kind […]

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934 Gallery Heads Into a New Year of Change

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman 934 Gallery Heads Into a New Year of Change

When Johnny Riddle superseded Abigail Hartung as 934 Gallery’s Executive Director in October, the gallery was considering major changes going into the new decade. Riddle has been at 934 for over two years, initially joining on as a volunteer acquiring sponsorships for 2017’s 934Fest, before officially taking on the role of acquiring funding for the […]

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Development Roundup: New Proposals for Linden, Grandview, Near East & More

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: New Proposals for Linden, Grandview, Near East & More

Affordable housing developer Woda Cooper Companies recently brought a plan for a four-story, 80-unit apartment building to the Near East Side Area Commission. A company spokesperson said that the proposal, for a grassy lot at 1001 Acheson St., features apartment units “designed to be affordable for workforce households of individuals and small families who need housing near […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents: Artist Kathryn Seyerle Debuts Solo Exhibition at 934 Gallery

Liz Martin Liz Martin Columbus Makes Art Presents: Artist Kathryn Seyerle Debuts Solo Exhibition at 934 Gallery

Multidisciplinary artist Kathryn Seyerle is having her first solo show, Therefore I Am, in 934 Gallery’s February exhibition Where You Come From. Kathryn Seyerle grew up in Indiana and Kentucky and lived in the Pacific Northwest for almost seven years before moving to Columbus in April 2013. She received a BFA in book arts from […]

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4,000-Seat Arena Proposed for Milo-Grogan

Brent Warren Brent Warren 4,000-Seat Arena Proposed for Milo-Grogan

Rogue Fitness is floating a plan to build a 4,000-seat arena on East Fifth Avenue in Milo-Grogan. The main function of the facility would be to serve as a home for the Rogue Invitational, as well as a handful of other CrossFit events, such as those associated with the Arnold Sports Festival. The arena would […]

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