Entries by Mary Szymkowiak

City Honored for Excellence in Finance Reporting

The City of Gahanna has received both the Ohio Auditor of State Award, with Distinction, and for the 8th consecutive year, the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association. From Gahanna Mayor Laurie Jadwin: “These awards speak to the high degree of accountability and transparency that we strive to achieve for our […]

Lola and Giuseppe’s: 14 Years of Tradition in Gahanna

For 14 years, people of all ages have savored the authentic Italian dishes prepared at Gahanna’s Lola and Giuseppe’s Trattoria (100 Granville Street). Steve Fancelli and his family bought the restaurant nearly 5 years ago from the original owners: Lola and Joe Iacabone, when the couple retired.   The intimate trattoria has become both a […]

Business Spotlight: Heart State Brewing Co.

This Business Spotlight is part of a series of posts highlighting Small Business Week (Sept. 12-18, 2021) in Gahanna! _______________________________________________ Gahanna’s Cross Pointe Road is home to several establishments – Simple Times Mixers, Noble Cut Distillery, and Heart State Brewing Co., among others. When it comes to hiring, the newly opened Heart State Brewing Co. […]

Business Spotlight: Gahanna Hardware

This Business Spotlight is the third in a series of posts highlighting Small Business Week (Sept. 12-18, 2021) in Gahanna! _______________________________________________ For over six decades, Gahanna Hardware (73 N. High St.) has reliably served the greater Gahanna area, offering custom guidance in-step with continual advances in building trades. Owner Twyla Edgell is proud to operate […]

Business Spotlight: Café Creekside

This Business Spotlight is part of a series of posts highlighting Small Business Week (Sept. 12-18, 2021) in Gahanna! ________________________ Since 2006, Café Creekside (53 Granville St.) has arisen as a premier family-run, cornerstone business at the intersection of Mill and Granville streets in Gahanna. As a gateway business into the infamous Creekside district, chef […]

Business Spotlight: Stadium

This Business Spotlight is the first in a series of posts highlighting Small Business Week (Sept. 12-18, 2021) in Gahanna! __________________________ Stadium, (101 Mill St. Suite B105) is one of Creekside Gahanna’s most vibrant small businesses. Stadium’s owner-operator Phil Richardson uses a variety of techniques to retain 27 employees and recruit talent for its seven open […]

Taylor Station Road Closure Begins Sept. 8

Adam’s Pointe LLC is working with the City of Gahanna to make improvements to Taylor Station Road (beginning Sept. 8 ) by widening and installing a center left turn lane. This will require the road to be closed to all through traffic for approximately 7 weeks, but access to local traffic will be maintained.  Work […]