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Kingsdale Shopping Center revamp planned for 2010

Walker Evans Walker Evans

  This Week News wrote Kingsdale in contract to local developers  Friday, October 3, 2008 By STELLA SCHARF Two Columbus developers announced Friday that they are in contract to purchase the Kingsdale Shopping Center from Florida-based Regency Centers LP. Continental Real Estate Companies CEO Frank Kass and development partner Mark Catalano of Upper Arlington said […]


What the Rock?! is relocating in the Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans What the Rock?! is relocating in the Short North

What the Rock?! is officially moving northward to 1194 N. High Street. The space was the former location of Dee’s Shoes, with Measure of a Man to the south and the late great Zona de Corazon to the north. They’re looking forward to establishing WTR?! among other longstanding retailers such as The Garden, The Joint, […]


Forlorn City Center mall continues to wait


Dispatch.com wrote Forlorn Downtown mall waits … Friday, August 1, 2008 BY MARLA MATZER ROSE One year after moving to take control of the Columbus City Center, the city of Columbus has not yet come up with a plan for its future. Mayor Michael B. Coleman says he won’t commit to a timetable for unveiling […]


The Book Suite coming in Sept to King Lincoln District

Walker Evans Walker Evans

I just received word this morning via email that another new business will be opening up on Long Street soon in the up-and-coming King Lincoln District. The Book Suite is scheduled to open the first week of September at 887 East Long Street, next door to the Urban Spirit Coffee Shop. Few details are available […]


Coffee on two wheels at Kickstart Scooters

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  The Dispatch wrote Coffee on two wheels  Tuesday, July 22, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER The owners of the Kickstart, a motor-scooter shop at 913 N. High St., soon will be adding caffeine to the fuel mix. Chris Cannon and Jodi Stully have set up a separate space for a coffee shop, which they expect […]


Smith & High Development News

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Press Release wrote NAI Ohio Equities Assists in the Re-development of Short North Property NAI Ohio Equities agents Peter Merkle and Matt Gregory have listed a mixed-use redevelopment project in the Short North located at 1246-1264 North High Street in the rapidly developing area between South Campus Gateway and Fifth Ave. The project more commonly […]


Segway owners glide without gas in Columbus

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The Dispatch wrote Segway owners glide without gas Sunday, June 22, 2008 BY DOUG WHITEMAN When the Segway Personal Transporter came out in 2001, inventor Dean Kamen said the self-balancing vehicle would revolutionize short-distance travel. At first, however, they appealed mostly to police, mall security crews and airport personnel. With gas prices escalating, sales are […]


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