Newark, OH


WHIZ Radio to broadcast high school football kickoff show

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Wednesday evening Southeast Ohio’s version of College GameDay will come to The Barn on Linden Avenue. From 6 p.m. till 8 p.m. Z92 Radio and Highway 103 will be broadcasting live to preview the upcoming football season. Area coaches will stop by and join David Kinder, Greg Mitts, and Garrett Young to preview their teams and the upcoming season.
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Win Muskingum County Fair Tickets HERE

The 176th Muskingum County Blue Ribbon Fair runs August 14-20 in Zanesville. Here’s your chance to win tickets to the fair. Complete the form below to sign-up. Winners will receive tickets in the mail. Contest ends Thursday, August 11 at midnight and winners will be drawn Friday, August 12. One entry per person. Duplicate entries will be disqualified.

Kona Ice Brings a One-of-a-Kind Experience to Residents in Newark

Mobile Franchise Expands in Ohio, Giving Back to Community Schools and Organizations. August 02, 2022 // // NEWARK, Ohio - Bringing tropical tunes and cups of shaved ice everywhere it stops, Kona Ice is expanding in Newark and Sheridan. Introducing its distinctive blend of entertainment, gourmet frozen treats and FUN-draising, the Kona Ice experience is unlike any other in the area. Serving up good vibes in a cool ride, Kona Ice is now cruisin’ through Newark and Sheridan.

Ohio Shelter Rescues 80 Dogs From Hoarding Situation

In Newark, Ohio, the Licking County Humane Society gave 80 dogs a second shot after rescuing them from an intense hoarding situation. A New Leash on Life At the time of the rescue, only one person was present in the already condemned home with over 80 pups present. There was no running water or electricity. As […] The post Ohio Shelter Rescues 80 Dogs From Hoarding Situation appeared first on DogTime.

Velvet Ice Cream Arrives At The Columbus Zoo And Aquarium

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and Velvet Ice Cream have announced an exclusive partnership that will make Utica, Ohio-based Velvet the Zoo’s official ice cream provider for hand-dipped ice cream. The three-year partnership also makes Velvet the presenting partner for the birthday party program held at the Zoo as well as the Zoombezi Bay Summer Nights event series.
Mount Vernon News

Road Hog Willy's Bar-B-Q: Slow cooked overnight, ready for the lunch crowd

Bill Wheeler's culinary journey started nearly 20 years ago, and his specialty was barbecue. "I got into competition barbecue," Wheeler told the Mount Vernon News. "I did occasional catering. It slowly grew into having a concession trailer, doing everything from roadside to festivals." Three years ago, he opened Road Hog...
Mount Vernon News

Spotlight on Taft Reserve

GRANVILLE – Taft Reserve is the Licking Park District’s largest park with 425 acres. It has two entrances at the north and south boundaries of the reserve. ● Taft North: 10250 Flint Ridge Rd, Heath, OH 43056. ● Taft South: 10383 Fairview Rd SE, Heath, OH 43056. Horse...

Bexley to host brand-new Pizza and Ice Cream Festival

This Friday, you can go to one place to get two of our very favorite foods. The city of Bexley is hosting its first-ever Pizza and Ice Cream Festival at 6 p.m. on Capital University’s Main Street lawn. Attendees will be able to take advantage of $5 food vouchers...

Mega Millions Jackpot Now Over $1 Billion

ZANESVILLE, Oh – Friday’s Mega Millions Jackpot of over one billion dollars is the second largest in the jackpot’s history, and residents around the area are taking their chances at winning big!. Motivated by the massive jackpot, people were in and out of Mother Tuckers Friday morning...
Cleveland Jewish News

Matt’s Bakery to open kosher cafe and grocery in Whitehall

Matt and Mindy Cooper, the owners of Matt’s Bakery, are planning to open a kosher cafe and grocery in Whitehall, announcing, in an email to former customers July 19, they had signed a lease for a 4,900 square foot space that would house the businesses. This effort is meant to fill the gap left when the Kroger in Whitehall greatly reduced its kosher offerings in January, leading the Coopers to leave the location where their kosher bakery had been housed for 10 years.

Trio of new Korean fried chicken restaurants opening across Columbus area

Three new eateries offering Korean fried chicken are on their way to the Columbus area, two from a familiar name, with the third adding its first-ever Ohio store. According to CM Chicken representative Min Kang, two new stores from the popular Korea-based brand will be opening in the greater Columbus area soon.