Stories tagged with: Valentine's Day

February 15, 2016 - 12:44am
4 weeks 2 days ago

We want to thank viewers for sending in these adorable photos of their sweethearts! 

February 8, 2016 - 6:32pm
4 weeks 2 days ago

Valentine's Day is just days away and many are rushing to find a gift for their special someone.

Over 19 billion dollars is expected to be spent on sweethearts in the United States this holiday and Greg Orofino has been in the business of love for over 32 years. He said while there's always expensive jewelry, or a night out on the town, you can't go wrong with a bouquet of sentiment on this Valentine's Day.

"Flowers are a gift, visually and fragrance wise," said...

February 11, 2015 - 4:34pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

Valentine's Day is a day to celebrate love, and a local group is trying to spread that love.

The Friendship Seven Sweet Adelines offer to sing to your loved ones on Valentine's Day. They only ask for one thing in return. That's a donation to Genesis.

"We take none of the money for ourselves," Bonnie Bean said. "One hundred percent of your donation goes. We ask for $20 for each one, and local florists have donated carnations to go with the valentines, so we deliver...

February 10, 2015 - 11:48pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

Valentines Day is only a few days away and if you are still struggling to come up with that perfect present, we have some sweet suggestions just for you.

Valentines Day is always an anticipated holiday for most people. Married, single, or taken by that special someone. But just as many find it incredibly stressful to come up with that perfect surprise.

Apprehension is often a common feeling when coming up with new and creative ideas. Will he or she like it? Is it too cheesy? Too...

February 14, 2014 - 6:39pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

Christ's Table celebrates Valentine's Day.

Christ's Table partnered with Kroger grocery store to make sure that visitor's felt loved during the holiday.

"We were able to decorate our dining room with big valentine balloons through a partnership with our local Kroger who are a wonder to us everyday, but they wanted Valentine's Day to be special to those we serve and it was, " said Executive Director, Keely Warden.

The children from the Zanesville Civic League also...

February 12, 2014 - 7:18pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

With Valentine's Day just a few days away, Greg Orofino, owner of Florafino's on Maple Avenue, and his staff, are staying busy preparing arrangements, taking orders, and sorting through truck loads of flowers coming in from across the world.

"We'll have probably 10 drivers out delivering all over the place," said Orofino. "We have hired extra help for the day just to help in store and on the phones and that type of thing. So it's a really, really busy holiday."

February 11, 2014 - 6:20pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

This Valentine's Day, the Friendship VII Sweet Adelines will continue their tradition of spreading love through singing Valentine's. 

"They are $20 a piece for the Valentine and 100 % of the money that we collect goes to Genesis Hospice and Palliative Care," said Bonnie Bean, a member of the group.

If your Valentine is out of town, the women's A cappella barbershop-style singing group can also do phone Valentine's.

"We generally do the Zanesville...

February 12, 2013 - 4:43pm
3 years 28 weeks ago

One local retailer is stocked and ready for all of those last minute Valentine's Day shoppers.

Instead of typical chocolate and flowers, a local business is gearing up for all of your Valentine's Day needs. The Winerak offers over 500 different types of wine and also has a variety of gift baskets to make sure you find the perfect gift to give your Valentine.

"We can make baskets to order, or whatever the need may be. We do have premade baskets ready to go as well,...

February 6, 2012 - 7:18pm
4 years 29 weeks ago

The countdown to Valentine's Day has begun, and it's time to pick out the perfect gift for your sweetie.

Florafino's in Zanesville is getting ready for its busiest day of the year.  Owner Greg Orofino said his store offers a variety of customizable arrangements.

"We actually have a cooler that's in the middle of our store, and you can walk in there and pick out your own things," said Orofino.

Orofino said the chocolates, stuffed animals and jewelry line...

February 14, 2010 - 9:49pm
6 years 28 weeks ago

It is a busy day for Florofino's flower delivery man, Tom Tewskbary. His van is packed with flowers and balloons and he is ready to make valentine wishes come true. I decided to tag along with him and surprise a few lucky ladies.

"Sometimes they see the van and they want to know who is going to get the flowers," says Tewksbary.

He can cause quite a stir when he walks into a business, but it looked like fun so I decided to give it a try.


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