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The Haunted State House Tour Returns this Halloween Season

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board has kicked off ticket sales for the 2014 Haunted Statehouse Tours. The special Halloween tours will take place on Friday, October 17th and Saturday, October 18th; and Friday, October 24th and Saturday, October 25th. Tickets for the Haunted Statehouse Tours are $12 per adult and $6 per child […]

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2014 Columbus Marathon Volunteers Needed in Harrison West

The Columbus Marathon is running through Harrison West! This is a great opportunity to show off our neighborhood and to support the marathon. They are in need of volunteers to serve as course marshals throughout the following segment of the marathon: Third Ave at Olentangy River Road, east on Third to Neil, south on Neil to […]

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Trotter’s Gate & Harrison Park Townhomes Development Updates

Trotter’s Gate & Harrison Park Townhomes Development Updates

We reported back in July 2014 that several new developments were close to commencing here in our neighborhood: The redevelopment of the U.S. Trotting Association site at 750 Michigan Avenue and the final phase of Wagenbrenner’s Harrison West Condominium development, the Harrison Park Townhomes. Trotter’s Gate According to a report from ColumbusUnderground, the developer, Snyder Barker […]

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West 3rd Avenue Sidewalks & Shared-Use Path Updates

West 3rd Avenue Sidewalks & Shared-Use Path Updates

The Grandview Yard project is in the middle of its multi-year transformation of the land just west of Olentangy River Road between Goodale Boulevard and West Fifth Avenue. During the project, we have seen many transformations, constructions and street closings. Part of the project involves multi-phase construction on West 3rd Avenue. Many Harrison West residents […]

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What Do You Think about Public Art?

What Do You Think about Public Art?

by Matthew Williams What do you think about public art? The Harrison West Society is about to launch a program to add a fifth and final work of public art to Harrison Park, and we’re seeking your input. You already know that four sculptures designed by CCAD students and selected by residents of Harrison West from more than […]

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short north tour of homes 2014

Short North Tour of Homes & Gardens Celebrates 40 Years

Since 1974, Short North homeowners have opened their doors to the public for an annual showcase of the neighborhood’s fabulous residences and private gardens. On September 20th and 21st, the tradition will continue with the 40th anniversary edition of the Short North Tour of Homes & Gardens, presented by the Short North Civic Association and […]

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Columbus Italian Parade 2014

The Columbus Italian Parade is a celebration of all things Columbus and Italian, and Harrison West residents are invited to attend or participate. The parade has been moved to the morning of Saturday, October 11th this year following the first Annual Maria’s Miles Run/Walk. There be at least five competing High School Marching Bands in […]

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Celebrate the Restoration of the Olentangy River, September 4th

On Thursday, September 4th, join Mayor Michael B. Coleman, Councilmember Zach Klein, Public Utilities Director Greg Davies, Ohio EPA Assistant Director Laura Factor, Ohio State University, FLOW and HERO USA to celebrate the completion of the Olentangy River Restoration—5th Ave Dam Removal Project.

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deMaine and Tacaks

Free Beethoven Concert September 7 at Columbus Museum of Art

Nonprofit recital series Sunday at Central will present Beethoven! Part II, featuring world-renowned musicians Robert deMaine (cello) and Peter Takács (piano), on Sunday, September 7 at 3:00 p.m. in Columbus Museum of Art’s Cardinal Health Auditorium. Admission is free and guests will have free access to galleries in CMA’s permanent collection. The program is the […]

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