Black Friday is less than a week away and already there has been a Santa spotting.
To kick off the holiday shopping season Colony Square Mall in Zanesville invited Santa Clause to take part in their annual parade.
"This is when people start feeling like it's Christmas time, when they see Santa come out," said Marketing and Business Development Director Kevin Pinson. "I was in the parade and I could hear when he came around the corner, you could just hear the...
The sweet smell of fresh baked cookies is back in the air at the Colony Square Mall.
Since the departure of Mrs. Field's the Colony Square Mall hasn't had a place to stock up on the melt in your mouth treats. Now the ribbon has been cut on the Cookie Store. It's part of a franchise based out of Tennessee and is the second store for owner Danuta Connell.
"We came to check out the community," said Owner Danuta Connell. "It sounded like a fun place to be so we just...
Some locals are learning about the history of agriculture.
The Old Steam and Gas Club is showcasing more than 60 antique tractors at the Colony Square Mall in Zanesville. President Jan Schneider said it's important to preserve history.
"If we don't take these tractors and restore them and show them, they'll end up in a junkyard some place and nobody will know what our fathers and grandfathers used to raise food for our nation," he said.
With the royal wedding a month away becoming a princess is on the mind of Kate Middleton but, it is also on the mind of young girls in Muskingum County.
Saturday at Colony Square Mall little princesses took part in a princess party. Tickets to the party were $10.00 and proceeds go to the Southeastern Ohio Dance Theaters production of the Nutcracker. Last year, the event was not able to take place; this year the turn out was overwhelming and worth it.
Thousands braved the cold rain and crowds to catch some great deals, as early as midnight at the Colony Square Mall in Zanesville but for Black Friday shopper Aleena Tompkins, it wasn't so much the bargains.
"Just seeing everybody, just people watching cause they are crazy and its fun to see all that they will go through to get a certain deal so i like to go just to enjoy it and the atmosphere of the wildness more than just to get the deals, says Black Friday shopper Aleena...
The holiday spirit is in full swing at the Colony Square mall.
Saturday lots of eager families braved the chilly weather in order to welcome Santa and the Christmas season. The West Muskingum Cheerleaders were taking part in the event and were looking forward to the parade and Christmas.
"Having fun. Having really fun," said the group.
Also marching in the parade were the Dancing Divas. This dance troop is a non profit group for any woman that wants to get...