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North of Broad (NOBO) is a residential community development effort from Homeport, which is located within the King-Lincoln District. More information can be found online at homeportohio.org.

City Cracks Down on Crime-Ridden Carryouts and Drug Houses

Walker Evans Walker Evans City Cracks Down on Crime-Ridden Carryouts and Drug Houses

On Friday morning, the City of Columbus closed down the Family Market carryout at 924 East Long Street, citing a long list of complaints and illegal activities. According to the office of City Attorney Zach Klein, the business was home to drug trafficking activity as well as police reports of assault, burglary, fighting, public intoxication, car theft and […]

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Dual Art Reviews: The Pizzuti Collection and Rooms to Let

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Dual Art Reviews: The Pizzuti Collection and Rooms to Let

Opposites attract. They attracted me anyway. Saturday May 18th offered central Ohio art supporters a unique opportunity to appreciate two very different ways in which the art scene in Columbus is taking off. On one end of the spectrum is the Pizzuti Collection, which opened its doors to members to present a preview of the […]

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Homeport Looks to Increase Activity on Long Street in King Lincoln District

Brent Warren Brent Warren Homeport Looks to Increase Activity on Long Street in King Lincoln District

Work has continued this spring on the lot at the corner of Long Street and Garfield Avenue in the King Lincoln District. Fifteen local Starbucks workers volunteered their time one April weekend to put in planters and build picnic tables on the lot, which Los Potosinos Taco Truck calls home. The beautification efforts, which started last year […]

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CHP Announces “NoBo on Long” Condo Development

Walker Evans Walker Evans

This morning, Mayor Coleman, City Councilmember A. Troy Miller, and Amy Klaben, CEO of the Columbus Housing Partnership are unveiling “NoBo on Long”, a new affordable condominium development located on the Near East Side. This development consists of nine condo units spread across three buildings at the corner of 21st Street and Long Street in […]

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Welcome to the Greenest House in Ohio

Walker Evans Walker Evans Welcome to the Greenest House in Ohio

A newly built residence located at 258 N. 21st Street, in the NoBo development area of the King Lincoln District, was just awarded its LEED Platinum certification by the USGBC. That makes it the first LEED Platinum residential home in the state of Ohio. Several weeks ago I was invited to tour the home by […]

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