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Weinland Park

Named for Edgar Weinland, a popular city councilman in the 1920s, the neighborhood is bounded by High Street to the west, Fifth Avenue to the south, railroad tracks to the east, and the east-west alley north of Chittenden Avenue to the north. Thanks to public and private investments, home renovation and new construction is on the upswing and the area is steadily becoming a stable, mixed-income neighborhood.

Sporeprint Infoshop featured in The Alive

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  The Alive wrote Spending freeze  Thursday, November 6, 2008 By Tracy Zollinger Turner The exchange of goods, services, knowledge and ideas doesn’t have to require money. At least, that’s the concept behind the Sporeprint Infoshop, or Spore, a “radical social space” and greenhouse for idealism. An idea hatched in mid-2007, the Sporeprint Infoshop opened […]

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Condos lead resurgence in northern Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans

  The Dispatch wrote Condos leading resurgence in northern half of Short North  Monday, September 22, 2008 BY MIKE PRAMIK Judging by recent developments, the northern section of the Short North is gaining a new direction. A $22.5 million condominium project could emerge as one of the anchors. Construction began last week on Jackson on […]

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Bring your Bike Donations to Third Hand Bike Co-op

 maggie

If you, your parents, your kids, your neighbors have unused bikes or bike parts bring them to Third Hand at 174 East Fifth Ave, Columbus, OH 43201. Bike Donations are accepted Mondays & Wednesdays from 6-9 and Saturdays from noon till 6pm. If that doesn’t work for you, email us and we will accommodate your […]

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Columbus Ranked 27th Most Walkable City

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Ranked 27th Most Walkable City

XING Columbus wrote Columbus Ranked 27th Most Walkable City July 26, 2008 by johnwirtz If you’ve never been to WalkScore.com, it’s a pretty cool site that allows you to input an address and get a walkability score out of 100. The score is based on proximity to destinations such as stores, restaurants, schools, parks, etc. […]

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Weinland Park Section 8 housing to be torn down

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The Dispatch wrote Section 8 Housing to be Torn Down Thursday, May 8, 2008 BY MARK FERENCHIK AND JONATHAN RISKIND The company redeveloping the Columbus Coated Fabrics site into apartments and condominiums plans to build unsubsidized housing along E. 11th Avenue to create a gateway to the old industrial site. Wagenbrenner Development plans to tear […]

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Weinland Park Kroger to be Rebuilt

 cmhcow

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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Weinland Park Kroger in line for a renovation

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ColumbusRetroMetro wrote Weinland Park Kroger in line for a renovation Posted by Paul Bonneville September 12, 2007 This is just a small sound bite to pass on something I picked up at the Short North Business Association’s monthly meeting last week: Sounds like plans for a major renovation for the Krogers at 1350 N. High […]

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