Stories tagged with: Santa Claus

December 22, 2014 - 5:19pm
42 weeks 8 hours ago

He's jolly, friendly, famous, and Monday he traded in his signature sleigh in favor of riding the bus.

"Today i'm going to be riding with the street route drivers every one of them from Maple to Brighton-Pine to Putnam, to the Greenwood and Lindon Avenue route, " said Santa Claus.

Monday's not the only day Santa will be gracing bus riders with his presence. Tomorrow he will be on the Cambridge route at 2p.m. and Byesville at 3. While public transportation is always a...

December 19, 2014 - 6:12pm
42 weeks 3 days ago

For the Kevin Martin Youth Foundation it's "A Season Of Making A Difference."

Ten local families in need were chosen by Zanesville native and NBA star Kevin Martin and local business man Tim Mchugh to receive an All-Star Christmas. Friday, Kevin Martin Youth Foundation volunteers dropped off dozens of gifts to one of the lucky families, the Pidock's.

"Today we got with some what I call Santa's little helpers brought us some gifts, my family some gifts and it's...

November 17, 2014 - 5:23pm
47 weeks 7 hours ago

The final preparations are being made to welcome Santa back to the Colony Square Mall.

Starting this Saturday kids can get out to the mall and share their wish lists with Father Christmas. Marketing and Business Development Coordinator at the mall, Kevin Pinson said Santa will be arriving around 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning.

"The season's right around the corner," Pinson said. "Santa will arrive this Saturday. He starts with breakfast and he's bringing his buddies...

November 17, 2012 - 5:43pm
2 years 46 weeks ago

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...

November 13, 2012 - 6:25pm
2 years 47 weeks ago

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....

November 26, 2011 - 7:53pm
3 years 45 weeks ago

It's time to start snapping photos for Christmas cards, and Saturday was the perfect opportunity for pet owners.

Wilson's Garden Center in Newark sponsored a pet portrait session with Santa Claus.  Leslie Emery couldn't wait to see her dog Buddy sit on Santa's lap.

"We wanted a special gift for Buddy's daddy for Christmas, and he's crazy about this puppy, and we also wanted to donate to Angel Paws," said Emery.

All proceeds will benefit Angel Paws, which...

November 21, 2009 - 4:52pm
5 years 46 weeks ago

Boys and girls better be on their best behavior, Santa Claus is officially in town.

He made is debut at Colony Square Mall Saturday morning and children could barely contain their excitement to meet Santa.

"How exciting was it to meet Santa?" I asked.

 "Awesome! Good! Cool!" cheered Austin, Buddy and Tomi Starcher.

Children smiled for the camera and told Santa all their Christmas wishes.  Austin wants Legos, Buddy wants a toy car and...

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