Thursday, January 17, 2013
Two women already inside the home as guests were part of the set up for the robbery, St. Louis County Police said.
Four people now have been charged with invading a North County home at about 7 p.m. Monday. A teenager was at his home in the 15600 block of 94th Avenue in North County with several friends, playing video games when two masked men burst into the house. One of the men was armed with a collapsible baton, forced five teens onto the floor and demanded money. The masked men ran from the residence after robbing the victims of items including money, cell phones, car keys, jewelry and video game equipment. During the incident, the suspects struck two of the victims with fists and the baton causing minor injuries. Patch earlier reported that Jonathan Q. Phillips, 24, of the 9700 block of Millburn had been charged in the case. Three other people …
Monday, December 10, 2012
Need to find something for the gamer in your life? Check out our handy holiday shopping guide.
If you’re unfamiliar with the world of video games, stepping into the games section of a Best Buy or entering a Gamestop can be a bewildering experience. Perhaps you're a parent wanting something fun and wholesome for your kid, a girlfriend wondering what her refuses-to-grow-up boyfriend might like or a grandparent trying to impress a grandchild with your grasp of technology. Have no fear, Patch has complied a list of some the holiday’s best and biggest games, along with some recommendations for who might enjoy them. "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" $59.99, Mature (Xbox 360, Playstion 3, PC, Nintendo Wii U) – For some seasoned parents of video game-obsessed kids, this name may sound familiar, and it should. The “Call of Duty” franchise …
Friday, November 26, 2010
Starting at 12:01 a.m., shoppers set their sights on saving the bank through Black Friday deals.
It's the busiest shopping time of the year. The day after Thanksgiving where people line up outside of the doors way before the business even opens - Black Friday. Florissant has a number of stores with varying opening times, and we're covering the biggest ones in town. The earliest opening in the area came at 12:01am at GameStop. Teens and parents lined three storefronts nearby GameStop for its early morning opening to get their hands on pre-owned game systems and their games. We spoke to a few Black Friday first-timers as well as more professional Black Friday shoppers about their expectations and what they're out to buy.