Entries by Josie Puskar

Owner Turns Courthouse Inn & Restaurant into Work of Art

By Russell Brickey – May 21, 2017 | Metro Monthly Renee Lewis gave her brother a mission: buy the old Masonic Temple in Lisbon with its grand architecture and marble walls. Instead he purchased the Hamilton Building, which, despite being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was an undistinguished building on the corner […]

Courthouse Inn Is a Little Piece of Perfection in Lisbon

By Guy D’Astolfo | December 12, 2019 | Business Journal LISBON, Ohio – The Courthouse Inn seems out of place in Lisbon, like it was plucked from some foodie mecca and dropped into the heart of this sleepy village. An opulent mix of historical and modern, it is one of the most unusual restaurants within a wide […]

A Jewel of an Inn

By: Carrie Leskowitz I have long loved the jewelry of designer Renee Lewis.  I think she was the originator of the shake necklaces.  You’ve seen the beautiful locket like charms with teeny, tiny diamonds in them.  High end stores like Barney’s and Bergdorf’s sell her things.  She said of imitators of late, “Nobody was doing […]