This month's Z.A.A.P. Featured artist of the month is Jane Evans.
Evans art studio is located in the lower level of Z.A.A.P gallery on Main Street. There she creates art pieces working with needle felted wool.
"Well I discovered this thing called needle felting because I was selling the supplies to people for it and I thought i'd try it myself about three years ago, and I found out I could. I made some little animals, some sheep and then I joined Z.A.A.P and they treated me...
A problem with a building in Downtown Zanesville forced the temporary closing of a sidewalk on Main Street Friday morning.
Some bricks fell from the right corner of the Olde Towne Antique Mall at 527 Main Street. The Zanesville Fire Department responded to the scene along with Code Enforcement Officer Tim Smith. Zanesville Public Safety Director Fred Buck says the building is structurally sound. Jeff Snyder, owner of the antique shop believes the falling bricks are a safety concern...
A portion of Main Street was closed for a little more than a half hour around 4:00 p.m. tonight. The Zanesville Police Department responded to a semi truck that ran over the bell at the corner of 6th and Main. Traffic was diverted from Main Street between 6th and 7th streets while the truck was lifted off the bell. ZPD said that besides between 6th and 7th streets traffic patterns weren't disturbed and that it is back to normal now.
While responding to a report of a hawk inside a vacant building in downtown Zanesville, the Zanesville Fire Department discovered part of side-by-side buildings had collapsed. City of Zanesville building official, Tim Smith, says both 606 and 608 Main Street are partially collapsed and will likely need to be demolished. He said an engineer will examine the buildings Tuesday morning, along with three demolition contractors, to determine a risk assessment and how quickly the city...
A two-vehicle accident shuts down parts of downtown Zanesville this afternoon.
According to Sargeant Chris Phipps with the Zanesville police department, a black Dodge Avenger was traveling northbound on Sixth Street and collided with a Chrysler mini-van that was traveling eastbound on Main Street. The Avenger hit the mini-van causing it to roll over on its side. According to Phipps, both drivers claim their was an additional third vehicle involved but was not hit. Police say the...
Some local residents are getting into the holiday spirit.
The public is invited to attend the 17th Annual Miracle On Main Street which marks the official lighting of the courthouse in downtown Zanesville. Not only is it a way to celebrate the start of the holiday season, but it's also a way to attract business to the downtown area.
"It's a great way for people to get out and walk around the downtown, a lot of people drive through our downtown, this is a chance to get out and...
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office says it's investigating a domestic dispute that led to a woman being stabbed.
It happened around 5:30 p.m. at 570 Main Street in Duncan Falls.
Sheriff Matt Lutz says the man allegedly stabbed the woman twice. She was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital with what deputies are calling non life-threatening injuries. Lutz says his office is waiting to take statements from the couple, who are believed to be married, to determine a motive.
Westbound onto Y-Bridge is closed again due to water main issues on Main Street.
A non-functioning part of the water line cracked causing three businesses to go without water for part of the day.
"The fitting itself split, just a few feet a few yards away from where we fixed it last week so we had to dig it out and remove the old T and just did a straight connector," said Public Service Director, Mike Sims.