Irish Hill

Irish Hill

Breslin Park Half-Pipe Ground Into History

A concrete half pipe in Breslin Park at Payne Street and Lexington Road has been removed and its grassy berm regraded into a flat...

Kentucky Diner: Time To Polish The Chrome

Currently languishing in a field in Irish Hill, a classic chrome diner dating to 1952 is in need of a comeback. There are no...

Demo Watch: Baxter Elevated Train Station Destroyed

A tipster wrote in a few weeks ago to report that the historic train station at the elevated tracks over Baxter Avenue has been...

Irish Hill Announces Winners of Design Competition

The Irish Hill Neighborhood Association announced the winners of a design competition intended to generate ideas for an abandoned brownfield site in the heart of...

Irish Hill Seeks Your Ideas For Development

After a controversial shopping center on Lexington Avenue fell through earlier this year, a former scrap metal yard in the middle of Irish Hill...

Poe Companies Abandoning Irish Hill Development

A tipster points us to the latest edition of the Irish Hill Neighborhood Association newsletter stating the proposed development on the old River Metals...

BS Neighborhood Derby: First Winners In, New Battle Begun

The first two BS Neighborhood Derby Round One winners have been finalized. Both number 1 seeds, the Highlands and Downtown, advance to the second...

Good Walls Make Good Neighbors In Irish Hill

Earlier this year, we spotted a pretty large stone wall in the Irish Hill neighborhood on the corner of Cooper and Hull Streets. The...

Stone Wall In Irish Hill Collapses

A stone retaining wall in Irish Hill on the corner of Cooper and Hull Streets has collapsed into the sidewalk. This isn't your typical...