Friday, January 11, 2013
Plus, the inspector visits McDonald's, Ryce Oriental Buffet and more.
Each week, Florissant Patch publishes information from the local restaurant inspections of St. Louis County Department of Health as well as their grade. Here are some of the latest restaurant inspections from the past 90 days: Ruiz Mexican Restaurant Address: 901 N. Highway 67, Florissant Date of Inspection: Oct. 8 Type of Inspection: Routine Risk Factor: 3 Grade: 94-A Comments: Facility was using degreaser for a cleaning and sanitizer solution. Degreaser is not allowed for cleaning food contact services. Discussed with the manager on how to properly clean and sanitize food contact surfaces with the correct chemical solution. Facility not able to provide hepatitis A vaccine documentation for all employees. Sanitizer bucket was tested at …
Monday, February 27, 2012
Parents have a great responsibility to teach our children to make healthy nutrional decisions.
Any parent knows the the question, "What's for lunch?" It's a lot more difficult than it really sounds. With so many processed "quick foods," it's easy to overlook what we are really feeding our kids on a daily basis. Whether your kids eat lunch at school, grab something out on a play date, or fix most of your meals at home, are we spending enough time reading labels and watching closely to the amount of fats, sugars and calories our kids are eating? I have to admit I am not the best of role models for my kids. My mom was a single, more than full-time working mom, so we had very few "square meals" as a family. That being said, it has translated in some of the nutritional decisions I have made in the first years of my married/parenting life…
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
"Patch" rounds up area restaurants that are serving dinner on Thanksgiving Day.
While Thanksgiving Day means getting up before sunrise to put in the turkey and start cooking for many families, some people prefer to avoid the cleanup and eat out instead. If you’re not in the mood to turn on the oven this year, there are several restaurants in the area ready to accommodate you. Fun, Fast and Frugal Hardee’s, located at 12004 Lackland Rd. in Maryland Heights, will be open and serving its regular menu between 5am until 11pm. Steak 'n Shake is open on Thanksgiving serving its regular menu. Steak 'n Shake is located in Maryland Heights at 12607 Dorsett Rd, in Florissant at 1955 Highway 67 N., in Hazelwood at 6050 Howdershell and 5534 St. Louis Mills Blvd., and in Creve Coeur at 10459 Page Ave. White Castle is also open and …
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Top new releases are available, along with popular family and children’s games, for $2 a night.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Jason Alley
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Gamers can now rent video games locally at all hours of the day and night. Redbox, the stand-alone kiosks at local retailers most known for their dollar-a-night movie rentals, now offers video games. Games cost $2 a day and can be reserved online for easy pick up at the nearest Redbox location. In Florissant, there are 17 Redbox locations. They can be found at various locations in town, including McDonald's, Schnucks, Dierbergs, Shop n' Save, Walgreens and 7Eleven stores. Most Redbox kiosks are located outdoors to allow for 24-hour access. Top new releases are available for rental, along with popular family and children’s games. A complete list of available titles is viewable online. Games are available for PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii and …