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Second Saturday Soirée

  Second Saturday Soirée

Come meet Khanh Minh Thach, painter, pen and ink artist, tattoo artist, screen printer, and our resident featured artist of the month. We like to describe the artist and his work as fun, vibrant and edgy. Join us on Saturday, April 14th from 6 pm – 9pm as we celebrate his talent at our Second […]

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Meet Councilmember Emmanuel V. Remy and Team!

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Meet Councilmember Emmanuel V. Remy and Team!

In an effort to engage with the community, newly appointed Councilmember Emmanuel V. Remy is holding community events in March and April across the City to listen to issues and concerns of Columbus residents. “My team and I are beyond excited to have the opportunity to introduce ourselves to the Columbus community. We welcome area […]

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Dirty Frank’s Closing Westgate Location

Walker Evans Walker Evans Dirty Frank’s Closing Westgate Location

After three and a half years in business, the Dirty Frank’s West on West Broad Street is closing its doors. The business closed abruptly last Thursday for maintenance, and is scheduled to reopen on Tuesday, but will be closing for good at 11 p.m. on Saturday, November 4. “Being closed the past few days has […]

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Westland Mall Headed to 100% Vacancy with Closure of Sears

Walker Evans Walker Evans Westland Mall Headed to 100% Vacancy with Closure of Sears

The long-neglected Westland Mall will officially be empty this fall as the final tenant shutters its doors. Sears announced its latest round of 72 store closures yesterday, which includes its Westland Mall and Eastland Mall locations. The Westland Mall property has been discussed many times as a possible site for a catalytic development project that could […]

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Frustration Grows at Lack of Progress on Westland Mall Site

Brent Warren Brent Warren Frustration Grows at Lack of Progress on Westland Mall Site

Frustration is growing on the West Side as the another year passes with no movement on the Westland Mall site. Although it looked like demolition of the mall was imminent last December — when Franklin Township officials cited the property’s owner for a series of code violations — those issues were resolved a short time later and the mall […]

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Bike Lanes and Medians Planned for Section of West Broad

Brent Warren Brent Warren Bike Lanes and Medians Planned for Section of West Broad

A small section of West Broad Street will be getting the “road diet” treatment. Five-foot bike lanes will be added in both directions, stretching from Front Street to the railroad bridge just west of Starling Street on the Scioto Peninsula. West of the Scioto River, a planted median will also run down the middle of […]

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Sneaker & Fashion Shop “Stitch” Coming Soon to West Side

Walker Evans Walker Evans Sneaker & Fashion Shop “Stitch” Coming Soon to West Side

In just a few short weeks, residents and visitors on the west side of Columbus will have a new shop for sneakers and fashion when Stitch opens their doors to the public at 3949 West Broad Street. Minhaj Sarwar is the owner of the new store, and creative director Travis Walker is helping him bring the concept to […]

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