Brown Street

MidPark? Part of someone’s plan.

If you’ve never heard of MidPark- don’t feel left out. A lot of people have no clue. It’s the working name for the little stretch of land between downtown Dayton and Miami Valley Hospital in the “middle of South Park” – well sort of. And a bunch of money is about to be spent there. Read More

Moe’s on Brown becoming Hot Head Burritos, a step closer to local flavor

It didn’t take long for Moe’s to mosey off Brown Street, and now signs in the window suggest that local chain Hot Head Burritos will be taking over the space. The real question is how long can a strip of fast food feeders survive without any other reason to head there other than to eat? Read More

R.I.P. Helen Wishon

Got an e-mail from the neighborhood list: Helen Wishon, former Southeast Priority Board member and past president of the Neighborhood Leadership Institute Alumni Association, died yesterday.  As a South Park representative on the Priority Board she worked to beautify her neighborhood and to provide positive opportunities for the youth in her area. While a member Read More

The Hickory Bar-B-Que takes Dominic’s place for a business lunch!

Well, UD and Miami Valley Hospital finally realized, you need to have a place other than a chain open for lunch in the area to take your prospective hires. Sure, they’ve been at Coco’s a lot, but, on Brown Street, since Dominic’s closed, there hasn’t been much in the way of unique. The Hickory- also Read More

Skyline returning to Brown Street!

Just saw the temporary sign strung up over the old “Nothing but noodles” sign- Skyline is coming back to Brown Street after a long hiatus. Formerly where Milano’s is now, the Brown Street Skyline was the only Skyline near a campus that didn’t get it. Closing at 8pm doesn’t work for food you crave, end Read More

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