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Did you know Woodland Cemetery has a Newsletter

11 Aug

Our neighbors over at Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum publish a regular newsletter called the Woodland Wire. The August edition features information about a Gustave Wiedeke, an inventor and resident of the cemetery, a story or two about the architecture on the grounds of the cemetery and even a story about former South Park residents who were featured during […]

Something new is brewing at the Dayton Art Institute: Ghostlight at Night

27 Nov
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Many of us here in South Park have come to know and love Ghostlight Coffee for its hand-poured, artisan-roasted coffees and pastries. Now thanks to a partnership with the Dayton Art Institute and Dayton Cocktail Co., Ghostlight will be offering Ghostlight at Night, an art filled coffee, cocktail and entertainment experience. Now through the first […]

Interview with neighbor, entrepreneur Carli Dixon by The Dayton Daily News

06 Jan

Dayton Daily News Thursday, January 5, 2012 Idea People: A Conversation with Carli Dixon  I am seeing signs all over town of people choosing to act, with a vision and a passion, to manifest what they want to see in their community. Dayton artist, entrepreneur and community activist Carli Dixon has been working for several […]

Remember When Antiques Christmas Open House, Nov. 20 12-5 PM

18 Nov

Step back in time in an 1894 Victorian double, decked out for the Holidays. Join creative South Park neighbor and Proprietress of Remember When Antiques, Cheryl Grillmeier, whose shop is filled with an array of unique decorations, architecturals, antiques, collectibles, and home decor for gifts. You’ll be inspired with decoration ideas for your own home, […]

South Park Developer to Speak at 2010 Regional Neighborhood Network Conference

01 Aug

Native South Park girl-makes-good Theresa Gasper has had quite an impact on the neighborhood that five generations of her family have called home.  Where some people might make their fortune, leave and never look back, Theresa has done quite the opposite. She found a way to use her means to a positive end by buying and rehabbing […]

More Pedestrian/Bike-friendly Streets and Business Development Coming “Next Door!”

10 Jul

Most neighbors enjoy the short walk from their front door to Brown Street, the business district near the University of Dayton, to enjoy the impressive variety of coffee shops, pubs and cafes. They will enjoy it even more in the future! The City of Dayton has accepted a $950,000 federal grant to begin to turn […]

Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Expand Square One Salon

10 Jul

South Park couldn’t be prouder of our very own Brent Johnson and Joshua Stuckey, for all they’ve done to revive and promote the neighborhood, for their successful ventures that have added hugely to the City’s vibrancy and for their AIDS philanthropy. Their energy and creativity have been a bright spot for many years now, as […]