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Victorian Village

Located north and west of downtown Columbus, the neighborhood is comprised of numerous elaborate Victorian-style homes that were mostly built in the early 1900s. Once automobiles became popular, many of its residents relocated to nearby suburbs. The neighborhood’s revitalization began in the last half of the 20th century when homes in the area could be purchased in the $80,000 range.

First Look: Hubbard Park Place

Brent Warren Brent Warren First Look: Hubbard Park Place

Hubbard Park Place, the new mixed-use development at the corner of Park Street and West Hubbard Avenue, was first brought before the Victorian Village Commission in 2013. The design proposed at that time – which called for an underground parking garage, a raised interior courtyard over a second level of parking, and three distinct sections […]

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Zach Frost at The Shrunken Head

  Zach Frost at The Shrunken Head

Zach Frost will be performing songs from debut album “I Try Not To Think About The Past” and previewing new material from upcoming EP “Bucket List.” Music from 6:00 – 8:00 PM Free Admission All Ages

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Restaurant Review: Yellow Brick Pizza in Victorian Village

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Yellow Brick Pizza in Victorian Village

Yellow Brick Pizza in Olde Towne has always seemed like such a treasure; the sort of place that’s a one-of-a-kind. That said, there are now two Yellow Bricks. A second Yellow Brick made its debut over in Victorian Village in 2018. And, on reflection and reconsideration, more Yellow Brick is better. It seems selfish to […]

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Proposal Calls for New 10-Story Building in Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren Proposal Calls for New 10-Story Building in Short North

A proposal to build a ten-story apartment building above the Axis Nightclub in the Short North will be heard by the Victorian Village Commission this evening. The proposed structure would occupy the entirety of the rear parking lot of 765-771 N. High St., the three-story mixed-use building that contains the Columbus Running Company, Karavan Treasures […]

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Indie Rock at Shrunken Head

  Indie Rock at Shrunken Head

Local indie rock from The Magnumb Opus, New Cult, Local Tourists, and the Beers at Shrunken Head. All the warm and fuzzies – Doors at 8 – 5 Dollar Cover

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State Liquor Control Bringing Pop-Up Clearance Store to Columbus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega State Liquor Control Bringing Pop-Up Clearance Store to Columbus

The state is running a pop-up clearance liquor store this and next weekend. “Last Call,” the name attributed to the project, will consolidate all of Ohio’s delisted products at the Giant Eagle liquor store at 777 Neil Ave. The store closed last year but will keep its liquor license until the end of 2019. Running […]

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Kaufman Looking for Buyers for IBEW Site in Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren Kaufman Looking for Buyers for IBEW Site in Short North

The former International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) site at 23 W. Second Ave. appears to be on the market again. The 1.5-acre piece of land was purchased by Kaufman Development in 2016 and has since been the subject of dozens of meetings of the Victorian Village Commission. A listing website is touting the site as […]

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