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Tiny park reflects pride of Ganthers Place

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The Dispatch wrote Tiny park reflects pride of neighborhood Friday, September 12, 2008 BY ANN FISHER I don’t have enough room to list everyone who helped transform a vacant lot into the beating heart of a neighborhood. That’s good. It’s good that the changes in Ganthers Place on Columbus’ South Side — and its new […]

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Black Creek Bistro buying Columbus Music Hall

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Business First of Columbus wrote Black Creek Bistro nearing deal to buy Columbus Music Hall Friday, August 29, 2008 by Dan Eaton An historic east-side spot that has hosted all manner of sights and sounds in the past two decades could become a home for tastes and pleasant aromas in its next life. The owners […]

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E.T. Paul & Carabar to be sacrificed for 70/71 Split

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NBC4i.com wrote Historic Business To Be Removed For Downtown Split Wednesday, Aug 13, 2008 By Denise Yost The Interstate 70-Interstate 71 split is one of the most dangerous roadways in Central Ohio. A $1.4 billion road project aims at decreasing crashes in the area, but some area residents said the construction could hurt businesses and […]

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South Side may get housing cooperative

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The Dispatch wrote South Side may get housing cooperative Saturday, May 17, 2008 BY MARK FERENCHIK Cooperative housing, common in many large cities but foreign to Columbus, is being proposed to help spur the renovation of a South Side neighborhood. A nonprofit group wants to build “co-ops” on city-owned land between Reeb and Barthman avenues […]

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Columbus Music Hall to shut doors soon

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The Dispatch wrote Columbus Music Hall to shut doors soon as owner plans retirement Saturday, April 5, 2008 BY AARON BECK Central Ohio will lose a much-loved concert venue — a “music-first” outlet for 20 years — when the Columbus Music Hall closes at month’s end. “I’m ready to move on,” owner Becky Ogden said. […]

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Coleman plans South Side revitalization

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The Dispatch wrote Coleman plans South Side revitalization Wednesday, March 12, 2008 BY ROBERT VITALE Columbus Mayor Michael B. Coleman hopes a new city-supported health clinic will spark economic rebirth in the heart of the hard-hit South Side. The city plans to rebuild the John R. Maloney South Side Health Center — closed and demolished […]

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Council approves South Side Plan amendment

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This Week News wrote Council approves South Side amendment Thursday, February 14, 2008 DAVID J. CROSS Columbus City Council unanimously voted Monday to amend the city’s South Side Plan (84 page PDF) to include the remaining portion of Merion Village and Schumacher Place. The initial plan, completed in 2002, included the southern part of Merion […]

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