Columbus, OH – For many, the day after Thanksgiving is filled with the hustle and bustle of in-store and online deals. Newspaper ads and television commercials have already started to talk about Black Friday sales on usually expensive items, such as electronics and brand-name appliances.… Read full story
Candace Gillespie of Mount Vernon, won a small chest freezer from Herald’s Appliances! During each of the mid-farmers’ markets attendees had the opportunity to register to win the freezer! As part of its support for promoting healthy lifestyles, United Way of Knox County provided funding to purchase the freezer.… Read full story
The Street Department has completed their 3rd and final pass through the city collecting leaves. If any residents are still in need of leaf pick-up, please call the Street Department at 740-393-9501 by Wednesday, November 23rd. Residents may also drop leaves off at Ariel-Foundation Park.… Read full story
(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered holiday consumer protection tips ahead of Thanksgiving weekend, one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year.
“We encourage consumers to take some simple steps to protect themselves,” Attorney General DeWine said. “Whether they’re shopping online or in stores, we encourage people to take their time, understand the details, and ask for help if they need it.
Shopping for the holidays is part of the excitement and fun of the season. The lights, decorations and festivities help boost our spirits and give us opportunities to celebrate with those we love. One of the most popular traditions of the season, of course, is holiday shopping.… Read full story
A Living Literature Presentation, “Readings in Latino Poetry” will be presented by Mount Vernon High School and Kenyon College on Thursday, December, 1, 4:00 p.m. at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street.
Mount Vernon High School and Kenyon College students will recite and discuss the work of four poems by contemporary Latino writers.… Read full story