Zanesville's famous landmark will not play host to the Y-Bridge Arts Festival this year.
On-going construction to the bridge will prevent the festival from being held on it's namesake. Zane's Landing Park will be the site of this year's 4th Annual Festival.
"Although the bridge was unique it did have its limitations, when we were crowded we pretty much corralled the people on the bridge they could walk one way on one side and back down the other way, they couldn't really...
Area residents dodged the raindrops at Zane Landing Park Saturday morning to help raise money and awareness of Autism for the city's annual Autism Walk.
This year's walk brought-out a little competition, cheerleaders from both Sheridan and Maysville High School competed to see which squad could raise the most donations. Maysville cheerleaders captain Olivia Hamilton said her brother has a mild condition of Autism, so she knows what the competition is really all about.
An area organization hopes they can continue to raise funds for families dealing with autism.
In the State of Ohio autism is not covered by insurance, leaving families dealing with the disease to find a way to fund therapies that can cost as much as $5,000 a week.
"Any doctor treating autism will tell you, you got to get that child when he first gets the diagnose. You know two-three that's the best age to get a full recovery," said President of the NAA of Southeast...
The sound of motorcycles filled the air this weekend at Zane's Landing Park.
It was the 30th Annual Veterans Bike Show which included a poker run, 50/50 raffle, live entertainment and a bike give-away for the kids. Organizer Kenny Forsythe said there is something for everybody.
"So the parents can come down here and the kids ain't bored," explained Forsythe. "It gives the kids a little bit of something to be excited about, so then they're not saying mommy let's go...
Zane's Landing Park was empty Monday afternoon but come this weekend the sound of Harleys will fill the air.
The 30th Annual Veterans Bike Show will take place this Saturday and Sunday. The event will include a poker run, 50/50 raffle, bike give-a-way, and live entertainment. Organizer Kenny Forsythe said there is something for everybody.
"I like to see a big crowd show up," said Forsythe. "Old, young, enjoy the show, enjoy the entertainment."
The Fourth of July weekend officially kicked off in Zanesville today.
The annual Starts and Stripes on the River event began setting up Sunday afternoon and came to life that evening. The day has been sponsored by the Zanesville Jaycees for about fifteen years and brings out about a thousand people to Zane's Landing Park each year. Jaycee President, Shawn Antritt said, today's band, carnival rides, and vendors are only the beginning of their weekend plans.