According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, each year, nationwide, about 300 children under age 5 drown in swimming pools. And 2,000 more are treated in hospital emergency rooms for submersion injuries. Read more »
Yearlong Program Draws to a Close
Liz Schuetz is the next and final winner of the Shop St. Charles Challenge. The yearlong promotion kicked off July 2013 and spotlighted businesses we have right here in town. We would like to thank all of our participants who helped stimulate interest in our local businesses, encourage residents to spend their shopping dollars in St. Charles, and draw positive attention to the community. Read more »
The following businesses recently opened their doors in St. Charles:
East Gateway Read more »
Mark Rafferty is the next winner of the Shop St. Charles Challenge after his name was picked in a random drawing of applicants. Rafferty visited three local businesses and then told us about his experiences. He will receive a rebate of up to $100 for successfully completing the Challenge. Read more »
On Monday March 3, 2014, at approximately 6:00 p.m., the St. Charles Police Department responded to a residence in the 0-100 block of Roosevelt Street reference to an attempted residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. someone attempted to pry open a rear door. No entry was made into the residence and no property was reported missing.
A short time later, officers responded to the 800 block of Gray Street reference to a reported residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between 7:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Read more »
On Feb 10., the developers of the Charlestowne Mall property provided an update on the project to the Planning and Development Committee. The Krausz Companies, Inc., purchased the site in 2013 and are planning to redevelop and relaunch the property as an enclosed mall called “The Quad” St. Charles.
The City of St. Charles has named Matthew O’Rourke Economic Development Division Manager in the Community & Economic Development Department. O’Rourke previously served as a Planner in the Community & Economic Development Department, a position he held for six years.