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New Plan Calls for Preserving Marble Cliff Mansion

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Plan Calls for Preserving Marble Cliff Mansion

The developers behind a controversial proposal for a prominent site in Marble Cliff have changed course and now plan to preserve the historic mansion at the heart of the property. F2 Companies and Elford Development presented the updated proposal to the Marble Cliff Village Council Monday night, and plan to return to the council on […]

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Fused Glass Workshop

  Fused Glass Workshop

Local glass artist Matt Takacs will guide participants in cutting and layering glass to create a pendant and/or earrings. No experience necessary.

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Plan to Demolish Historic Marble Cliff Building Meeting Resistance

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plan to Demolish Historic Marble Cliff Building Meeting Resistance

A building in Marble Cliff that was designed by one of Columbus’ preeminent architects is once again being threatened with demolition. The latest plan calls for replacing the tudor-style mansion with a three-story, 67-unit apartment building. The building, located on 1.25 acres at 2015 W. Fifth Ave., was designed by Frank Packard, architect of the […]

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Big Lots Opening “The Store of the Future” on Fifth Avenue

Walker Evans Walker Evans Big Lots Opening “The Store of the Future” on Fifth Avenue

It was revealed yesterday that Big Lots will be opening a new store — along with a relocated Grandview Mercantile — at the former Giant Eagle location at 1451 West Fifth Avenue near Grandview Heights. Today, Big Lots revealed that what they have in mind is actually something much different from their average store. “This will be a new […]

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Grandview Mercantile & Big Lots Moving into Former Giant Eagle Space

Walker Evans Walker Evans Grandview Mercantile & Big Lots Moving into Former Giant Eagle Space

After three years of sitting vacant, the former Giant Eagle location at 1451 W. Fifth Ave. is about to have a new lease on life. According to Continental Real Estate Principal Frank Kass, the building will be divided in two and shared between Big Lots and Grandview Mercantile. The relocation for Grandview Mercantile is nearly a homecoming for […]

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New Meatball-Centric Restaurant “Palle” Opening at The View on Fifth

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Meatball-Centric Restaurant “Palle” Opening at The View on Fifth

After nearly a year in the making, Moretti’s spin-off “Palle” is officially opening this month inside The View on Fifth building in the Fifth by Northwest neighborhood. The new restaurant focuses on a daily assortment of meatballs, served up with salads, sides, local beers and cocktails. “There’s so many fast casual restaurants popping up everywhere, […]

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First Look: The New Press Grill on Fifth Avenue

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: The New Press Grill on Fifth Avenue

After over a year of speculation, rumor and a fairly quiet construction operation, the owners of The Short North’s Press Grill have officially expanded into a second location at 1505 West Fifth Avenue in the 5xNW neighborhood. The new restaurant features a larger space compared to the original, and a simplified menu that focuses on burgers, sandwiches, […]

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The 6th Annual Columbus Dessert Festival Returns!

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