Saturday, October 13, 2012
Police said the man took keys and stole man's car near SSM St. Mary's Health Center in August and stole another car last May.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Joe Scott
Saturday, October 13, 2012
A Maplewood man faces criminal charges after Richmond Heights Police said he took keys from a man near SSM St. Mary’s Health Center and stole his car. He also is accused of stealing another car in Richmond Heights in May. Jarvis McAlister, 21, of the 7700 block of Rannells Avenue in Maplewood, was charged Tuesday with second-degree robbery and two counts of stealing a car. Richmond Heights Police said that McAlister took keys from a man about 12:10 a.m. Aug. 12 at 1115 Bellevue Avenue, near SSM St. Mary’s. He then stole the man’s 2012 Chevrolet Impala, according to the police report. Police said McAlister also stole a 2012 Ford Fiesta between 11:30 p.m. May 3 and 10:15 a.m. May 4 in the 2100 block of Bellevue Avenue. McAlister is being …
Friday, October 12, 2012
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which means a variety of pink products will be hitting the shelves throughout St. Louis. But do your pink purchases always go toward the cause?
A wave of pink is flooding stores everywhere, as retailers participate in Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the savvy shopper, it's an opportunity to donate to a good cause while snagging unique, pink-hued items in the Mid-County area in St. Louis. Stores such as the SSM St. Mary's Health Center gift shop, for example, are selling pink T-shirts to benefit people in need. But before you plunk down your green for some pink, the nonprofits behind Breast Cancer Awareness Month want you to check the label. Jenna Glazer, director of development for Young Survival Coalition (YSC), a global organization dedicated to helping young women who are diagnosed with breast cancer, said that buyers should be on the lookout for a label or tag that tells …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, here's a list of St. Louis-area breast cancer support groups.
One in eight American women and one in 1,000 American men will develop breast cancer at some point in their lives. It’s estimated that more than 2 million people are diagnosed with breast cancer and fight for their lives each year. Breast cancer is difficult to face alone—for both patients and their loved ones. To help in the battle, there are a number of local resources and support groups. In Richmond Heights, the Girl's Night Out Support Group offers education and support for breast cancer survivors, the SSM Cancer Care website states. The meeting happens from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at SSM St. Mary's Health Center, 6420 Clayton Rd. More information is available by calling Angee Brewer at 314-768-8045. In …
Friday, June 1, 2012
The Richmond Heights event will include CPR training, screenings for heart health and bone density, an iPad giveaway, photo sessions with the Rally Squirrel and more.
Richmond Heights and Clayton families can take advantage of free health information and activities being offered this weekend at SSM St. Mary's Health Center. The Expect More Showcase runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. People who preregister for the event online will have the opportunity to win a free iPad. Other highlights will include: A schedule of some of the events follows: More information about the event is available on the SSM St. Mary's website.
Thursday, January 19, 2012
The ceremony at SSM St. Mary's Health Center in Richmond Heights happened Thursday afternoon.
*Editor's note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly described the interior of a fountain at SSM St. Mary's Health Center. The interior is painted to look like the terrazzo flooring once located inside Mother Concordia Hall. This article has been updated to include the correct description. A large crowd of people gathered Thursday afternoon at SSM St. Mary's Health Center in Richmond Heights for a blessing and dedication of the hospital's new lobby and entrance. "This is just the beginning," Chief Nursing Officer Patti Kelley said. She said the changes come in conjunction with the hospital's renewed attention to its mission, specifically women's health. The new entrance, which faces Clayton Road between Bellevue and Yale avenues…