Avada Hearing Centers were at the Community Health Fair at Colony Square Mall Friday and Saturday educating people on the risks of hearing loss and how to prevent it.
Representatives from Avada gave out information on hearing loss and and gave free otoscope exams to let people see inside their ear to see if they were impacted with wax and what their ear drums looked like.
"We give full hearing evaluations and we do screenings also. We test speech testing because that's very...
The Community Health Fair offered free health screenings and displayed equipment that can help track loved ones who suffer from dementia or Alzheimer's disease. Project Lifesaver is designed to locate missing people suffering from dementia, Autism and down syndrome who often wander off and get lost. Patients can wear either a wristband or ankle band which has an FM radio transmitter inside of it that tracks them.
"If they would get out of the house and wander off, the caregiver...
The two-day event which will be broadcasted on AM-1240 radio, takes place at The Colony Square Mall April 25-26. People will be able to bid on about 400 entries ranging from small homemade cakes to large professionally made cakes and all of them come with incentives.
"Some of the incentives might just be as small as a themed coffee themed basket with cups. Some of the larger incentives are sometimes for trips or for larger ticket items. Of course the sky is the limit and we're...
The American Red Cross takes a negative and makes it a positive at a blood drive, Saturday.
When the organization had a blood drive location cancel their drive they relocated to the Colony Square Mall.
"Even if we have blood drives that cancel we still need to have the same amount of blood. People every day need blood products, I think it's about every two seconds someone is receiving blood products," said Collection Specialist Kim Wallace. "We still have to have...
A store that was only supposed to be temporary at the Colony Square mall has decided to stay.
When Toys 'R Us opened in November it was considered a pop up store and only was expected to stay through the holidays. Thanks to the amount of sales they saw the store has decided to stay at least a year.
"It's the next level of the test they'll be here for a year and if their sales continue to be strong they'll talk to us about long term," said Mall Marketing Manager.
Several charities win big at the Colony Square Mall's Festival of Giving.
This year the mall split $5,000 between nine local charities. Big Brothers/Big Sisters received 22 percent of the returned receipts and won big earning over $1,100. Executive Director Mollie Crooks said the money will be used to recruit, train and match bigs with littles.
Mall Marketing Manager Kevin Pinson said he was impressed with the turn-out.
Many shoppers and retailers are putting the finishing touches on one of the most well known shopping days of the year, Black Friday.
The Colony Square Mall in Zanesville will officially open it's doors at 6:00 a.m. the day after Thanksgiving, but more than twenty stores in the mall have chosen to begin their early bird specials at midnight.
"Organized chaos would be a good way to explain Black Friday out here at the mall. It's very busy, people are definitely out bargain-...
The Colony Square Mall in Zanesville hosted a holiday parade Saturday that had one very special guest.
Twenty-five units took part in the tenth annual parade which included emergency service vehicles, dance teams, and of course santa claus himself. Santa was the last in the parade and rode by horse and carriage. Many of the participants threw candy for the kids as they waited for him to go by.
"It's a lot of work to organize a parade, but when you see the kids, especially...
He's making a list, checking it twice, and coming to the Colony Square Mall in Zanesville this weekend.
Santa Claus will be in town this Saturday with friends Frosty and Rudolph. Community members are invited to have breakfast with Santa at Garfield's at 8 a.m. that day. Children will also receive a free toy.
"The best part is seeing a kid walking down the mall, and as soon as he gets within sight and sees Santa he just screams out his name and comes running up to see him....