New eatery, WB's, to bring 'wine and bites' to The Monarch in downtown Ogden

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, Mar 14, 2019

It’s a coffee house by morning and a wine bar by night. And in between, it’s a little bit of everything else. A new restaurant, WB’s, is being added to The Monarch building in downtown Ogden’s Nine Rails Creative District…

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With major renovation underway, historic Peery Lofts set to reopen in spring

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, Feb, 2019

A nearly 110-year-old, historic apartment complex in east-central Ogden is getting a major facelift. The Peery Lofts (formerly the Peery Apartments) are currently being renovated by Fischer Regan Enterprises, LLC and Carbon Architects. They will likely open for occupancy by June…

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Migrating Mural: Ogden Spreading its Wings with Monarch Murals Around Town

Photo by Benjamin Zach, Standard Examiner

Photo by Benjamin Zach, Standard Examiner

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, September 20, 2018

A nationwide art project dedicated to spreading images of the monarch butterfly across the country is making a stop in Ogden this month and next. The Migrating Mural project is the brainchild of artist Jane Kim and her business partner, Thayer Walker...

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Nine Rails Creative District Showing Off Ogden’s Creative Side

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NORTHERN UTAH BUSINESS, Aug 16, 2018

It’s hard to miss the surge of creativity happening in downtown Ogden right now. And chances are, it has something to do with the Nine Rails Project…

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Montana transplant Thaine Fischer has love for Ogden's historic architecture

Photo by Benjamin Zach, Standard Examiner

Photo by Benjamin Zach, Standard Examiner

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, Jul 8, 2018

Thaine Fischer isn’t your typical developer. The Montana native turned diehard Ogden loyalist is in the midst of a $14 million overhaul of the 57,000-square-foot garage immediately east of The Bigelow Hotel…

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Ogden Welcomes New Creative Catalysts

NORTHERN UTAH BUSINESS, April 3, 2018

What a difference a year makes…

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One year later, Ogden's Historic Peery Apartments may soon show signs of life

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, Jan. 20, 2016

A year ago, just after the holidays, the residents of the Historic Peery Apartments were sent packing. Today, although the building has sat empty since last March, the old girl is beginning to show signs of life. And the residents whose lives were uprooted have long since moved on... READ MORE

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Historic 25th street restaurant debuts new space, brunch menu

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OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, August 26, 2016

Earlier this month, Zucca moved from its South Ogden location of seven years to a newly remodeled home on Historic 25th Street. Part of the renovations to the building include bringing back an iconic dragon of neon lights that hung for more than sixty years before a six-year hiatus…READ MORE


Whatever happened to ... the Star Noodle neon dragon?

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THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, Feb. 10, 2015

The dragon neon sign, an icon of a time when noodle parlors and other businesses owned by Japanese-Americans dominated a stretch of Ogden's 25th Street, is finally home again…

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Return of the Dragon

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER, Jan. 28, 2015

After a year-and-a-half long restoration, the iconic neon dragon that once marked the entrance to Star Noodle Parlor returned to 25th St. in downtown Ogden…

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