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Smith & High Development News

Anne Evans Anne Evans

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

Walker Evans Walker Evans

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 […]


Lululemon Athletica in the Dakota Building Short North


According to their website, Lululemon Athletica is opening a store in the Short North near first Ave. lululemon.com wrote yoga-inspired apparel for healthy living lululemon athletica makes technical clothing for yoga, dancing, running, and most other sweaty pursuits. Our original intent is to create components for people to live longer, healthier, more fun lives. Founded […]


Downtown Retail: Need for area shops ‘unmet’


The Dispatch wrote Need for area shops ‘unmet’ Tuesday, June 3, 2008 BY TRACY TURNER Despite the demise of Columbus City Center, the potential for retail Downtown is strong, according to a new study released today by a Downtown property-owners’ group. In fact, $110 million more in annual spending could be generated Downtown if more […]


Status closes up and relocates to Cincinnati

Walker Evans Walker Evans

I walked by the sneaker shop Status in the South Campus Gateway yesterday and noticed it had been newly emptied out. I sent an email to Matt Tomamichel to get the details and he informed me this morning that the store was closing down after their one-year lease was up and relocating to Cincinnati with […]


Paradise Garage – Deals on wheels

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Paradise Garage wrote Deals on wheels By Brittany Kress May 1, 2008 When he was surveying the country for a place to put down his first bike shop, Dan Monig didn’t know that going green, getting healthy and skyrocketing gas prices were about to converge on Columbus. He just liked the city’s atmosphere. Since opening […]


Weinland Park Kroger to be Rebuilt


The following discussion is about Kroger’s plans to demolish and rebuild their store near 5th Ave in the Short North/Weinland Park area. Many have thought this store could use a revamp or major cleaning up for a long time. Changing this store will be a boon for the area.


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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!