Local roaster Florin Coffee has been roasting beans from 874 Oakland Park Ave. for about a year, but soon they’ll add a coffee shop to the mix. Florin Coffee will open the doors to its first shop in North Linden this December. Co-Owner Hans Hochstedler says the original plans for their space were roasting only […]
Last week, students, staff, families, community members, and media were invited to Columbus Alternative High School (CAHS) to discuss ongoing concerns regarding the physical integrity of its aging North Linden campus buildings. Working with the WORTH Foundation, a local leadership and civic engagement organization, the facilitated conversations aimed to provide a first-hand look at the […]
Plans for a revamped Linden Park and a new, 50,000-square-foot Linden Community Center were unveiled last night at a community event hosted by the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department (CRPD). The new center, which is scheduled to open in the fall of 2020, will replace a 24,000-square-foot facility that was built in 1951. Work on […]
STORY: The Linden community of Columbus is a neighborhood with a high number of safety and health disparities among its predominantly Black residents due to its lack of basic resources. Linden has been responded to with an ever-increasing police presence while the community’s health concerns have been ignored. The lifelong residents have been forced to […]
Please join on us Saturday, June 9th as we “Rock The Block” with residents of the Linden community. Highlights include: food, music, games, and prizes. Nothing connects people like hot meal and a good time. We look forward to seeing you and your family!!!!!
Kroger has not backed down from plans to close its store at 3353 Cleveland Ave., but the company did recently announce that it will provide a free shuttle from that location to the closest remaining Kroger store, on Morse Road. A press release states that the service, which will be provided by local startup Empowerbus, […]
Kroger is kicking off 2018 with a store closure that will impact residents on the Northeast side of Columbus and in the North Linden neighborhood. Effective January 31, the “Northern Lights” Kroger store will close its doors at 3353 Cleveland Ave. “Kroger continually evaluates each store’s performance to ensure that it is best meeting the needs […]