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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Open House for West 3rd Avenue and Rail Street Improvements Project

The city of Columbus will host an open house on August 28, 2014 regarding upcoming construction on West 3rd Avenue between Olentangy River Road and Edgehill Road. A new road—Rail Street—is planned, and improvements are slated for West 3rd between Giant Eagle and the city of Columbus fire station. Construction is tentatively scheduled to begin in summer 2015 (subject […]

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Battelle Teams Track Street Trees for Trimming

I can’t count how many times I’ve been smacked in the face by wet branches while walking through the neighborhood after a rain or shivering at the unwelcome clout of a big, fat, cold drop of water drooling off a leaf that I ducked and running down my back. It’s been on my to-do list to survey the […]

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Harrison West Jazz Stage

Harrison West Jazz Stage Returns to Enliven Neighborhood on Autumn Sundays

The Harrison West Jazz Stage will return to the Harrison Park Gazebo for a succession of musical performances on each Sunday this September. The series debuted last year with great fanfare as hundreds of Harrison West and greater Columbus residents flocked to the riverside park each week to listen to local jazz musicians serenade them […]

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Tap n Run 4k – 9/20/14

Race to begin at 5:00 pm on Park St. between Spruce and Vine and follow the attached route ending at same location by 7:00 pm

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Harrison West’s “Night Out”

Harrison West neighbors turned out in large numbers for our installment of National Night Out, when neighborhoods across the nation host events to promote involvement in crime-prevention activities, police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. There was no official number, but in the neighborhood of 70 Harrison Westers made it out for the event organized by the […]

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Street Sweeping for August 2014

Street Sweeping for August 2014

Department of Public Service street sweeping crews are scheduled to sweep streets in Harrison West on Tuesday, August 12th and Wednesday, August 13th. This schedule is subject to change due to weather, emergencies requiring Street Maintenance personnel to be reassigned or equipment maintenance. The city of Columbus asks residents in neighborhoods in these areas to […]

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Third Time’s the Charm

Part of what makes bush honeysuckle such a problematic plant is that it grows very quickly. It grows so fast that it can choke out native plants in just a few years. If you bike, walk or run along the Olentangy Recreation Trail between West 3rd and West 5th Avenues, you can see a lot […]

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National Night Out Harrison West

The Harrison West Society will host a neighborhood-wide social event on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Harrison West Park (Oregon and West 4th Avenue). The event is in celebration of National Night Out, when neighborhoods across the nation host events to promote involvement in crime-prevention activities, police-community partnerships and neighborhood […]

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