Pugh’s Designer Jewelers started in 1996, under the name of Myers & Pugh Designer Jewelers. Michael Myers and Kevin Pugh combined their years of jewelry experience to create a fabulous home town jewelry store and design studio. This partnership continued until Mike’s retirement in December of 2013 when Kevin became the sole owner.
In 1998 Myers & Pugh Designer Jewelers was accepted as a member of the American Gemological Society earning both the Registered Jeweler and Certified Gemologist Appraiser titles. We are recognized as an Accredited Gem Laboratory and continue to maintain the high standards of the American Gem Society.
We are located at 44 S. Second Street in downtown Newark near The Works. *Click here for directions.* The location makes it easy for local and regional customers to visit our showroom. We are one block south of the Courthouse Square in downtown Newark with plenty of nearby parking.
The Downtown Newark Association believes that Newark’s Historic District has yet to see its most relevant and prosperous moment in time. A dense collection of architecturally significant building stock, Downtown Newark once was a center for shopping, entertainment, and dining. Our mission is to preserve the historic nature of our city while readapting the usage of the district to fit the needs of our community today. By working collaboratively, we have the opportunity to create a thriving specialty shopping and entertainment district that is fuel for economic development that extends citywide.
Downtown Newark is home to many great dining locations.
Walk off your meal while shopping at our specialty stores.
Downtown Newark has many meeting and entertainment spaces for your next event.
You can always find parking downtown, but let us help you. .
Newark is the place to make financial and legal decisions. We are home to many organizations looking out for you.
Downtown is location to many beautiful churches with a variety of denominations and organizations to help yourself and your businesses.
Looking to get fit or stay healthy? Everything you need to keep yourself well can be found downtown.
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The Downtown Newark Association has been a formal organization since May 2007. We now have over 50 members, which include business owners, city government officials, media, entertainment, and non-profit organizations. The Goal and purpose of the DNA is to improve and promote Downtown Newark. We sponsor and participate in many downtown events. We have adopted areas to plant and maintain, and we work on many other worthwhile projects. For information about joining the Downtown Newark Association, email firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out our membership application.
Newark, Ohio was founded in 1802 by Maj. William C. Schenk, who came to Ohio from Newark, New Jersey. It was incorporated into a town in 1826 and became a city in 1860. Our beautiful Second Empire Courthouse was dedicated in 1876 as the 4th courthouse on this site. It is surrounded by the Downtown Newark National Register Historic District which contains more than 90 well-preserved late 19th early 20th century commercial structures, representing a wide variety of architectural styles. Many of the shops, restaurants, attractions and points of interest are housed in these structures.
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Newark, Ohio 43058 0013