Monthly Archives: February 2015

Using Market Data to Shape your Downtown Events

Recently, Town Green District presented a webinar for International Downtown Association (IDA) entitled Using Market Data to Shape your Downtown Events. The Retail Sq. Ft. program was pleased to share this information with the downtown management community. Town Green District was presented with an IDA Pinnacle at the Ottawa Conference in September 2014. As a…
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What’s New? Skappo is Jammin’

After ten years of hard work, Skappo Italian Wine Bar, 59 Crown Street, is spreading their wings once again. A few years ago, the family opened Skappo Merkato, the a store filled with gourmet products and a deli counter. Today, the family has launched a small manufacturing business to produce jams and chutneys.    
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What’s Here? A Different Hero

There’s actually more than one rule at Karaoke Heroes, a wonderfully strange and strangely wonderful establishment melding singing, drinking and superhero/comic book theming (hence the phone booth and red phones, among many other touches). But “give it your all” seems to be the biggest, so big that it need not be spoken. In the main…
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What’s Here? The G Cafe

Our friends at Daily Nutmeg recently visited a favorite 9th Square’s business.  Lauren Langford and Dan Mims, respectively, wrote and photographed this tasteful tidbit. Walking into the new G Café Bakery on Orange is like being a kid in a candy store—only you’re an adult, and you’ve learned that a well-made, fresh-baked loaf of bread…
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