Area hospitals receive top marks for safety

Three hospitals in the St. Charles County area received “A” safety grades for spring 2017 from The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit dedicated to driving quality, safety and transparency in the U.S. healthcare system. Progress West Hospital, SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital-Lake Saint Louis and SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital-St. Charles were awarded top marks

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10 books to ease preschool jitters

There are literally hundreds of children’s books that will help prepare your 3- and 4-year-olds for their first day of preschool. Through colorful illustrations, relatable characters and fun, the stories can teach them what a school day might look like, addressing common concerns your little ones might have.

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Vito’s in the Valley issues a call to St. Charles: Come join us at our table

Anchoring a quiet shopping center near Edison Avenue and Long Road, Vito’s in the Valley is conveniently close to home, but world’s away in terms of taste, authenticity, atmosphere and experience. And, according to Jessica LaFata, who co-owns the restaurant with her husband, Giovanni, it’s time for St. Charles County residents to get in on the action.

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River City Rascals host Memorial Day weekend series

O’Fallon, Mo. – The River City Rascals will resume play at home against the Joliet Slammers beginning Friday, May 26th through Sunday, May 28th. This Memorial Day weekend the Rascals will be celebrating Youth Soccer Night, Superheroes & Princesses, and Strike Out Cancer presented by Siteman Cancer Centers. The Rascals are inviting all fans to come out and enjoy an ...

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Fort Zumwalt West defeats Parkway North for first state semifinal berth

Fort Zumwalt West pitcher Patrick Connor flirted with danger for the first three innings against a potent Parkway North offense as the Vikings banged out nine hits early. But Connor, a junior righthander, didn’t break or collapse. He righted himself and rebounded by setting down 10 straight North hitters and then the Jaguars bats, helped by Connor, exploded for five ...

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