Saturday, May 11, 2013
Patch has a round up of homes on the market in St. Louis and St. Charles counties.
Patch goes on a hunt for homes for sale in the area every week. This week, we’re spotlighting homes up for sale that cost less than $140,000. Click the links below to view photos of each house compliments AOL Real Estate. O'Fallon St. Charles St. Peters Wentzville Maryland Heights Hazelwood Florissant
Friday, May 10, 2013
23 new business licenses were submitted in the city in April.
The O'Fallon Economic Development Department announces the following companies that have received a new business license during the month of March 2013. You might also be interested in:
Thursday, May 9, 2013
The O'Fallon City Council will hear the first reading of a bill that would grant a conditional use permit (CUP) for the construction.
If you've been to the O'Fallon Bread Company at 1300 Highway K around lunchtime, you've probably seen the long lines and crowded parking lot. To eliminate some of the parking issues, property owners have submitted a request for a conditional use permit (CUP) to add a drive-thru to the restaurant. The O'Fallon Planning and Zoning Commission approved a recommendation for the CUP to the O'Fallon City Council, which will give first reading to the bill at Thursday evening's meeting. According to the Planning and Zoning Commission report, city staff has received complaints from residents and businesses regarding the lack of parking within O'Fallon Pointe Centre. The report states that if approved, twelve spaces will be removed for the proposed…
Patch is teaming up with Crystal Anderson, owner of Olneya Restoration Group, this week to get all of your questions answered.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week readers get to interact with professionals by asking questions on a wide variety of topics. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week, Patch teamed up with Crystal Anderson, owner of Olneya Restoration Group, to get all of your home repair questions answered. Have a question? Ask below in the comments section! More about Crystal Anderson: Crystal Anderson is the owner of Olneya Restoration Group. Olneya Restoration Group, headquartered in Maryland Heights, provides experienced roofing, siding, window replacement, insulation, water removal and drying services and 24/7 emergency restoration services to homeowners and commercial …
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
An organized movement of strikes began in St. Louis and is spreading across the region. Employees at McDonald's in North St. Louis County, and Jimmy John's took to the picket lines Wednesday. Employees at 20 fast food locations will strike Thursday.
People peacefully gathered and marched in front of a Ferguson McDonald's Restaurant today. You could hear the group of about 100 chanting during the strike," We started from the bottom and now we're here; $7.35 just ain't fair." There was also, "We want change and we ain't talking about pennies." As well, a whole host of additional songs. But for all the people smiling, the subject at hand was serious. The crowd gathered as part of a movement to unionize fast food restaurants throughout the St. Louis Region. Employees at the Ferguson McDonald's, located at 9131 W. Florissant, stood outside in plain clothes around 3:45 p.m., and protested for respect through better pay and improved working conditions. Shannon Garth-Rhodes, spokesperson with…
Check out the most recent food inspection reports from restaurants all over St. Charles County.
St. Charles County Department of Community Health and the Environment regularly inspects food service establishments throughout St. Charles County, except for within limits of St. Peters. The establishments begin with a score of 100 and points are deducted based on the severity of problems observed. According to the department's website, a low score does not mean the restaurant was unsafe on the day of the inspection. Below, find links to stories featuring inspections of restaurants throughout the county. To look up other scores, visit the health department's Food Inspection page. St. Peters Health Department regularly inspects food service establishments throughout the city including restaurants, caterers, schools, food stands, day …
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Eleven65 will open near the Highway K and Interstate 64 intersection in O'Fallon. The restaurant will rely heavily on local and organic food from area markets and vendors.
Eleven65, the new upscale restaurant announced for O'Fallon's Highway K and Interstate 64 corridor, will open in time for Mother's Day. That's according to Feast St. Louis, which also reported that the restaurant will feature a seasonally rotating menu that leans heavily on fresh ingredients that are available at the time. Eleven65 will operate out of the vacant building that was the former home of J. Buck's Restaurant, located between the Staybridge Suites and Holiday Inn Express. J. Buck's closed its O'Fallon location in 2009. More from the Feast article: Hal Sparks is also working to build up an impressive wine collection and the expertise to back it up. At 21 years of age, he is one of the youngest sommeliers in the nation to …
The old Cappucino's location along Bryan Road will soon reopen as Señora Espiño's Taqueria.
A new Mexican restaurant in under construction in O'Fallon. The old Cappucino's location at 840 Bryan Road will soon reopen as Señora Espiño's Taqueria. The owners of the original Espino's location inChesterfield are branching out to St. Charles County with the new location. The O'Fallon location will feature a drive-thru and a bar. It will offer breakfast seven days a week, lunch, dinner and appetizers including, soups, salads, entrées and desserts. Earlier this week, crews worked to prepare the interior of the restaurant and a new Espiño's sign was displayed outside. O'Fallon Patch will have more information about the opening as it becomes available.
The event runs from noon to 3:30 p.m.
After a rainy weekend canceled plans to celebrate May Days in O'Fallon, the event is rescheduled for this coming Saturday, May 11. May Days Festival is a family event held at the Boardwalk at Marketplace in WingHaven. Parents can get to know local business owners by stopping by booths for free giveaways and children can enjoy bounce houses, face painting, games, clowns and live-music. Also in the entertainment line up:
Here's your weekly roundup of who's hiring in town and in nearby St. Charles County.
Who’s Hiring: Petsmart Location: O'Fallon Job: Cashier Description: Cashiers provide customer service by greeting customers upon arrival and ensuring they had an outstanding shopping experience upon check-out. Requirements: Cashiers have extensive knowledge of our products and services and provide energetic customer service. To apply: Apply online. Who’s Hiring: Starbucks Location: O'Fallon Job: Barista Description: As a Starbucks Barista, you will create the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing legendary customer service with prompt service, quality beverages and products, and maintaining a clean and comfortable store environment. Requirements: Ability to learn quickly; ability to understand and carry out oral and written …