Stories tagged with: Riesbeck's

January 21, 2015 - 6:11pm
9 weeks 6 days ago

The Lenten season is right around the corner, and Riesbeck's is rolling out a traditional favorite.

Paczki's (punch-keys) are now being sold at area stores. They are hand made at the the store starting anywhere between 1AM and 3AM to keep up with the demand. We asked Bakery Director John Chickery to tell us about the process.

"Well first it starts with a flour base and lots of sugar. Lots of egg. Yeast and it will mix on that mixer...It has to proof and then we'll fry it in...

December 31, 2014 - 5:47pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

Whether you're ringing in the New Year at home on the couch, or out at a local bar, everyone will be celebrating the beginning of 2015 tonight.

We wanted to know what exactly your New Years plans were, so we stopped by Riesbeck's grocery store to find out.

Zanesville resident Jeannie Jarvis stated, "Staying at home, staying safe."
WHIZ reporter, "Are you going to watch the ball drop?"
Jarvis, "Probably not, i'll probably be asleep."

December 2, 2014 - 3:52pm
17 weeks 4 hours ago

She usually stays at the North Pole to bake all the cookies, but starting Saturday Mrs. Claus will be visiting Riesbeck's stores across the area.

Riesbeck's has gotten Mrs. Claus to come back for a second year to decorate Christmas tree cookies with kids of all ages. We spoke with Mrs. Claus herself Tuesday. She said it's good to get out of her kitchen and come help decorate with the kids.

"I love baking cookies," said Mrs. Claus. "The elves are always eating the...

November 26, 2014 - 7:32pm
17 weeks 4 days ago

Thanksgiving is just a day away, and many shoppers were out and about buying last minute dinner items.

 We made a visit to Riesbeck's Grocery Store on Howard Street this afternoon. There is often a stigma of stress and cooking catastrophes attached to waiting to prepare the big meal at the last second. We got the chance to speak to Assistant Store Director Rodney Price who says they welcome the Thanksgiving Eve shoppers.

"It's very busy but we have plenty of help so the...

September 23, 2014 - 5:32pm
27 weeks 6 hours ago

This Saturday, the 27th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Riesbeck's in South Zanesville is taking part in the DEA Drug Take-Back event.

Any unused, expired or unnecessary pills that are in your home can be brought to the pharmacy for proper disposal. According to Jane Dombroski, Store Event Coordinator for Riesbeck's, this event allows potentially dangerous medications to be removed from the community.

"It's important because we want to get those drugs off the street and out of...

July 24, 2014 - 4:03pm
35 weeks 5 days ago

Summer is all about road trips and vacations but it's also important to remember safety in the midst of all the fun.

Riesbeck's in South Zanesville partnered with the Sheriff's Department, Genesis Healthcare and the Muskingum County Safe Community Coalition to host a safety event today from 2:00 p.m.. until 4:00 p.m.. The day featured many events to educate and help the community keep safe during the summer months and beyond.

"We are going to provide car seat safety checks,...

July 15, 2014 - 5:13pm
37 weeks 8 hours ago

Staying safe while having fun in the sun...that will be the focus of a safety event held at Riesbeck's in South Zanesville later next week.

The event will take place Thursday, July 24th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in front of the store.

"We would like to invite not only our customers, but the community to come over and enjoy the day's activities that we have planned," said Jane Dombroski, Riesbeck's Store Events Coordinator. "It's going to be a lot of fun...

May 16, 2014 - 5:18pm
45 weeks 4 days ago

The 5th annual Community Baby Shower took place on Friday in front of the Riesbeck's south location.

Visitors donated baby care items that will be used at the community action agency to stock its baby pantry.

"You purchase a bag for $5 or you purchase a dollar item and we receive the bag the money from the purchase and that helps keep our pantry going for the year," said Kathy Combs, Outreach Coordinator.

Some of the items people could donate included wipes, baby...

May 13, 2014 - 4:52pm
45 weeks 4 days ago

Riesbeck's in South Zanesville (2200 June Parkway) will be holding its 5th Annual Community Baby Shower this Friday May 16th from 11am to 4pm.

"They can expect a lot of fun," said Jane Dombroski Reisbeck's Events and Digital Marketing Coordinator. "We're going to have some food and beverages for the community. We're going to have a table set up outside with baby items, there's going to be a Pepsi wagon, it's going to be a lot of fun and let's hope for some nice...

March 16, 2014 - 7:29pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

What began as a religious feast for the Patron Saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick, has now become an international celebration of Irish culture.

Store Manager at Spencer's says that the store has seen an significant increase in business this weekend to purchase anything and everything green.

"We have green cups, we have green hats, we have green beads, we have green socks, green stripped socks and anything that you can imagine that's green, " said Nova Johnson.


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