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Renovation of Historic Carlile Building Completed

Walker Evans Walker Evans Renovation of Historic Carlile Building Completed

It might not look too different from the outside, but the historic Carlile building at 445 North High Street has recently undergone a major renovation to the interior of the building by The Pizzuti Companies. The five-story brick structure is probably best known for housing Cameron Mitchell’s Martini Modern Italian restaurant on the ground floor […]

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Hall of Justice Renovation to Complete ‘County Campus’ Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hall of Justice Renovation to Complete ‘County Campus’ Downtown

A hard hat tour of the Franklin County Hall of Justice held this morning showcased the ongoing renovation of the 1970’s-era building; work is about 60 percent complete and the project on track to be finished by this fall. Project Manager Andrew Hunkins of Corna Kokosing led the tour, taking a group that included County […]

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Cookie Cravings Bakery Relaunching as Cravings Carryout Café

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Cookie Cravings Bakery Relaunching as Cravings Carryout Café

When Cookie Cravings Bakery opened little over two years ago in the Italian Village, it was with the intention of making and serving fine baked goods and confections, like sugar cookies, shortbread, and everything in between. The bakery was started by Matt and Lindsey Tewanger and Matt’s Mother, Joan. The couple met while working at […]

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LeVeque Lobby Renovations Near Completion, New Retail Planned

Brent Warren Brent Warren LeVeque Lobby Renovations Near Completion, New Retail Planned

When we checked in with the LeVeque Tower renovation last spring, restoration work on the terra cotta exterior was entering its second season and and work had begun on an ambitious lobby renovation. We stopped by again last week to get an update on the project and grab some photos, and we found that the […]

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Project Update: LeVeque Tower

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: LeVeque Tower

Repairing the terra cotta “skin” of the iconic LeVeque Tower downtown is not an easy job – or a quick one. Workers are about to begin their second season of work on the exterior of the building, having completed about five floors last year. It could be five years before all 47 stories are completed, […]

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At Home: German Village Work in Progress

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: German Village Work in Progress

Angela Petro and her husband John have lived in German Village for quite some time. She moved to Columbus in 1994 for college and he moved here for law school. “At the time, other than Victorian Village, there was not a really tight knit urban community,” said Angela. “I had lived in Germany and German […]

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At Home: Clintonville Renovation

Anne Evans Anne Evans

This month we go to Clintonville to take a look at a home renovated by Jerrod Wagner. The house was originally built in 1930. It is 1240 square feet, with three bedrooms and 1.5 baths. It also boasts a nice sized backyard and a two car garage. He bought the house last September with the […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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