Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Patch rounds up local job listings to help on searches.
On the lookout for a job for you or someone else? Patch scoped out a few listings for employers hiring in the area. Who's Hiring: Massage Envy What: Assistant Clinic Administrator Where: Wildwood Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Six Flags What: Ride Attendants/Operators Where: Eureka Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Starbucks What: Barista Where: Ballwin Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: City of Chesterfield What: Recreation Specialist Where: Chesterfield Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Ulta What: Salon Manager Where: Manchester Apply: View the job listing for more information. Editor’s Note: Patch cannot guarantee…
Sunday, March 10, 2013
More than 450 vendors set up for Saturday's annual garage sale and swap meet in Eureka, and shoppers came streaming in, even during the second down-pour of rain.
Despite steady showers that started at 4:15 a.m.-ish Saturday, vendors and shoppers alike supported the 6th annual Eureka Chamber of Commerce garage sale and swap meet on the parking lot of Six Flags St. Louis, 4900 Six Flags Road in Eureka. Editor's Note: In volunteering for the 5-8 a.m. volunteer shift for the event, I saw license plates from Illinois and Arkansas, and as far away as Colorado. Proceeds go toward the Eureka High School scholarship fund. Many thanks to the multitudes of shoppers who donated more than the $1 per vehicle entry fee, especially when they found out who the recipient of proceeds was. RELATED ARTICLES: Biggest Garage Sale in Midwest to be Hosted in Eureka Saturday Help Church Send Local Volunteers to Haiti
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Eureka-based managers indicate Six Flags St. Louis is gearing up for a monumental year in 2013. The new season starts March 29 with weekend operations.
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation representatives, the parent company of Six Flags St. Louis, announced record financial results for 2012, reporting $1.1 billion of annual revenue and $383 million of Adjusted EBITDAin 2012—the highest in the company’s history. “We are looking forward to a great season doing what we do best, offering breath-taking thrills and a great value to our guests,” stated Dave Roemer, Six Flags St. Louis park president, in a news release about finances for this Eureka business. “We are excited to be introducing our ninth coaster, Boomerang, in late spring, as well as offering the season dining pass again with upgrades to provide more convenience and dining options. Six Flags St. Louis is laser-focused on providing…
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
The Six Flags St. Louis park in Eureka will open in just two months on March 29, and the park staff is hosting job fairs to fill positions for the spring and summer. In all, nearly 2,500 people will be hired for the 2013 season.
Six Flags St. Louis managers again are seeking applicants to fill nearly 2,500 positions for their 2013 season, which kicks off Friday, March 29. Six Flags public relations manager Elizabeth Gotway said the staff will host two VIP Job Fairs at the theme park in Eureka from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 2 and 9. The fairs will be held at the park's human resources office. To become a VIP and get fast-tracked in the process, click here to apply online before the job fairs. Gotway said the theme park offers competitive wages, flexible schedules, great benefits and a wide variety of jobs. Six Flags' benefits include unlimited admission for employees and free passes for family and friends, in addition to scholarship opportunities. She said Six …
Sunday, January 20, 2013
Six Flags St. Louis reveals the lineup of Christian artists scheduled to perform at the park this season. Tickets for the Christian concerts go on sale March 29.
Some of the Christian music industry’s top inspirational acts will take the stage at the Old Glory Amphitheatre at Six Flags St. Louis in Eureka, including the following: Tickets for the Christian concerts go on sale March 29. Reserved seating tickets are required for all concerts, and are available at the Palace Theater Box Office in advance or day-of show for an additional fee. Advance Reserved Seating Tickets and Preferred Seating Tickets can also be purchased online.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Patch rounds up local job listings to help with searches.
On the lookout for a job? Patch scoped out a few listings for employers hiring in the area. Who's Hiring: Table Three What: Line Cooks Where: Wildwood Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Sundance Salon and Boutique What: Hair Stylists and Nail Technicians Where: Ballwin Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: AT&T What: Store Manager Where: Chesterfield Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Six Flags What: Marketing/Sales Coordinator Where: Eureka Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Thomasville Furniture What: Retail Design Consultant Where: Manchester Apply: View the job listing for more information. Who's Hiring: Wellbridge Athletic …
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Be among the first 200 to donate blood Saturday at the South County Mall and earn a free, one-day admission ticket to Six Flags St. Louis in Eureka—good for annual Halloween celebration under way now.
The first 200 people who donate blood Saturday at a Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC) blood drive will receive a free, one-day admission ticket to Six Flags St. Louis, courtesy of the theme park's managers. The "Fright Fest" blood drive is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 13. The mall is located near the intersection of Interstates 55 and 270 on Lindbergh Boulevard. To schedule an appointment to donate, call 800-591-8049, 314-291-4741 or click here. The Six Flags ticket is valid through Oct. 28, during Six Flags’ annual Fright Fest Halloween Celebration. “We definitely want Fright Fest to be scary, but we do not want low blood supplies in the region to be a scare,” said Elizabeth Gotway, Six Flags St. Louis public …
Friday, October 5, 2012
Experience cockroaches, zombies and a new haunted maze at the 2012 Fright Fest at Six Flags St. Louis. By day, guests can have rides and attractions with a touch of Halloween, but by night the park becomes a haven of horrific haunts.
Six Flags St. Louis’ 2012 Fright Fest marks 25 years of the area’s Largest Halloween Celebration. Fright Fest provides "spooktacular" entertainment for all ages for four weekends, Oct. 5-28. A variety of not-so-scary shows and attractions for fright seekers of all ages fill the daylight hours. Macabre Mansion — Visitors can learn the story of the Macabre family misfortune while touring the family home where story telling takes place throughout the day and treat bags are given out to guests 12 years of age and under. Love At First Fright — A Fright Fest favorite returns in the Palace Theatre as the Grand Witch searches for the perfect brain for her beloved Frankie. The wicked cast of this live musical includes Wolfe, Riff, The Bride of …
Friday, September 14, 2012
FOLLOW UP: The 19-year-old male who spied on two teenage girls in a changing room at Six Flags St. Louis on Aug. 8 saw more than just those two. Police said he said several females full or partially nude.
The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued warrants on Jeremy M. Bates, of Pacific, for Invasion of Privacy in the Second Degree-Multi Individuals, said Lt. David Wilson, Eureka Police Department on Aug. 30, as related to an incident involving two 13-year-old females that occurred at Six Flags St. Louis in Eureka. But follow-up police paperwork reveals Bates saw more than just the two teenagers changing clothes. See related article: Teenage Girls Allegedly Spied On While Changing Clothes at Six Flags St. Louis On Aug. 8, at the Six Flags St. Louis Park, Wilson said Bates knowingly viewed the two teenagers in the state of full or partial nudity through a small gap around a door frame of a public dressing room in the water …
Saturday, September 8, 2012
This is the first year Six Flags St. Louis is holding a drive to support Stray Rescue of St. Louis, a no-kill animal shelter that assists pet that have been neglected or abused. Requested pet items can be contributed as well as adoptions.
Stray Rescue of St. Louis is a no-kill, regional animal shelter that assists neglected or abused pets. Six Flags St. Louis is hosting a pet adoption and supply drive Saturday, Sept. 8, to benefit Stray Rescue's program. On Saturday, any Six Flags guest who brings one of the following pet-related items to the front gate will receive a voucher valid for up to four general admissions at $24.99 each, plus tax. All items donated must be new and unopened. Stray Rescue volunteers also will have dogs available for adoption at Six Flags Saturday. Park guests will have the chance to meet and interact with the dogs in front of the Palace Theater. Any guest interested in adopting a dog will be given the opportunity to apply Saturday. All donations go …