Sky High Fun in Six Flags


Summertime is closing in and what better way to spend a nice summer day than a family trip to the nearby Six Flags St. Louis. Their new ride, the SkyScreamer begins operations tomorrow, just in time for the park’s 40th anniversary season. Take a seat in one of the double, open-air swings, feel yourself lifted up 23 stories, and begin spinning in a … [Read more...]

Tee Off at the American Red Cross Golf Tournament

Ball in rough

Grab your clubs and hit the links for the American Red Cross Golf Tournament. The tournament will take place on Friday, May 20 at the Ridge Club at 643 Ridge Road in Waterloo, according to an article on This Sunday is the final deadline for registration, so hurry and get your name in. To participate, individual players must pay an $85 entry … [Read more...]

How to Stage 3 Important Areas in Your Home for a Sale

home staging tips for sellers

Having your home look its best is so important to keep a buyer interested and get top dollar for your home. Here are some tips for preparing three areas of your home that greatly influence a buyer: The Exterior: If your home does not draw buyers in from the outside, you will never get a buyer in your front door! Take the time to enhance your curb appeal … [Read more...]

Belleville School District 118 Presents Free Parent-Child Workshop

Belleville School District 118 Illinois

Join the Metro East community this Tuesday, May 3 at the free parent-child workshop and dinner presented by Belleville School District 118. The workshop is for parents and children, from newborns up to 5 years old that live within the District . Parents will be able to learn about child development, behavior management techniques, and pre-reading activities … [Read more...]