News Regional Spotlight

Regional Spotlight

Established in 1908, Bexley is a first-ring suburb of Columbus and a locale worth a second look for entrepreneurs and small business owners. The city offers a variety of incentives to bring new businesses to the city, including income tax grants...
Whether in need of retail, office or warehouse space, Worthington has the capacity. The northern-Columbus city sits right inside the outerbelt and offers a community-driven atmosphere catering to mostly white-collar businesses. Economic Development Manager Jeff Harris says Worthington is home...
With the top-rated Olentangy Local School District and a .75 percent  income tax rate, Powell is widely considered a great place to live in Central Ohio. However, the city also considers itself a great place to do business. In fact,...
Unlike several regional suburbs, Dublin has not neglected its original downtown. In fact, the Historic Dublin Business Association −made up of retail, professional, and service businesses− actively promotes economic growth in the historic district and works with city officials to...
The small businesses and entrepreneurs calling Upper Arlington home reflect the professional nature of the community. UA has a stable, educated population with over 70 percent of residents holding a Bachelor's degree and home ownership rates exceeding 80 percent. UA Chamber...
If most Central Ohioans know anything about New Albany, they generally know it is home to Limited Brands Founder Leslie Wexner. But that's only part of the village's story. New Albany is "a master-planned community nationally recognized for its sophisticated approach...
Gahanna’s current tagline “5 minutes to the Airport. 10 minutes to Downtown Columbus.” surely  highlights two advantages it has over several other Central Ohio locales. However, two extensive redevelopment projects that officials have advanced there in recent years, not to...
Clintonville's proximity to The Ohio State University has long made it a desirable residential neighborhood, but the business community is increasingly taking notice of its attributes. Restaurants, coffee shops and other gathering places have generally been quite successful in Clintonville,...