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The List: 10 Most Endangered Buildings in Columbus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega The List: 10 Most Endangered Buildings in Columbus

For the fourth year in a row, Columbus Landmarks has compiled a list of historic, neglected, dilapidated buildings on the verge of demolition or irreparable damage. The list, created to raise awareness around the city’s endangered historic sites, features 10 buildings: five that are new to this year’s list, and five from the list released […]

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Last Day for Local Group to Gain Support to Transform Abandoned Theatre

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Last Day for Local Group to Gain Support to Transform Abandoned Theatre

Just after Rodney Grist and his group, Livingston Cultural Arts Theatre (LCAT), appeared on the scene to revitalize the abandoned Livingston Avenue Theatre, Westerville developer The Woda Group swooped in with a $12 million check to fund a low-income senior housing project. Grist, a 20-year Columbus City Schools educator and relatively new resident of Old […]

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Historic Building Saved from Endangered List

Walker Evans Walker Evans Historic Building Saved from Endangered List

Each year, the historic preservation advocates at Columbus Landmarks compile a list of the region’s most endangered buildings in order to shine a spotlight on what may be lost to the wrecking ball if locals are not paying close enough attention. Their 2015 list included 14 buildings, and thanks to a collaborative effort, one of […]

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At Home: Remodeling a home in Italian Village

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Remodeling a home in Italian Village

Neighborhood, neighborhood, neighborhood. Where your house is located is probably the number one thing you can consider when buying a home. “We were just coming down here all of the time,” says Sharon Roney, in reference to the Short North. She and her husband Jeff Kennedy had been living in Clintonville but often found themselves […]

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The New Mozart’s Bakery & Piano Café Set to Open

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The New Mozart’s Bakery & Piano Café Set to Open

Entering Mozart’s Bakery & Piano Café is akin to stepping into another world, one filled with European charm, old world luxury, and nostalgic backdrop. Located at 2885 North High Street, Anand and Doris Saha have been serving the Clintonville community and beyond since 1995, in that time building a cult-like following of loyal patrons who not […]

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At Home: Breezy Home in Woodland Park

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Breezy Home in Woodland Park

She wasn’t looking to buy a home. In fact, Abigail Mack was perfectly happy in the condo she had purchased while she was in graduate school. It overlooked Franklin Park and was a good size. But because of her job with Homeport, she’s aware of homes that come up for sale on Columbus’ Near East […]

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At Home: Returning an Olde Towne East home to its original splendor

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Returning an Olde Towne East home to its original splendor

Paul Unger is not a stranger to restoring old homes. Before taking on his current project, a beautiful 4500 square foot, 4 bedroom, 4 full baths, 2 half bath home along East Broad Street, he rehabbed a 3000 square foot home on Neil Avenue. That home was a duplex and after he finished it, he […]

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