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Royal Spa LA Grand Opening – Dec 6 – Louisiana, MO

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Royal Spa LA Grand Opening in Louisiana, MO on Sunday, December 6 from 11-7

Royal Spa is celebrating the opening of its newest location in Louisiana, MO.  The salon will be open to the public from 11 am to 7 pm with great prizes to be given away during this event.  Be sure to come and enjoy cupcakes, snacks and wine as they celebrate.  Royal Spa LA is located at 2201 Georgia St. in Louisiana, just east of the Pike County Memorial Hospital.

Senior Stylist Nickie Johns (owner of Royal Spa, Pleasant Hill, IL) and Junior Stylist Kayla Latham will be on hand to answer questions and schedule appointments.  Nickie is well known for her big city style and amazing color abilities and her amazing 3-D nail art, gel nails and more.  Kayla is ready to serve customers with great cuts and styles for men, children and women. Walk-ins are always welcome.  Call 573-560-4408 or 217-917-2600 with questions or to set up your appointment.  Be sure to visit Royal Spa’s Facebook page at to see what Royal Spa and Royal Spa LA can do for you.

Ribbon Cutting & Job Fair at Revolution Cannabis – August 15 – Barry, IL

Revolution Enterprises invites you to join us for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony marking the historic commencement of operations at Revolution Cannabis – Barry IL. The ceremony will take place in front of the 75,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility just off Highway 4 north of Route 72 on Saturday, August 15.

The Revolution Cannabis Job Fair will take place beginning at 11:30 am at the Barry YMCA. There will be a light luncheon with catering from Stroemer Foods. All are invited to learn about the available jobs and meet the Revolution Cannabis team.


Saturday in Barry– the ribbon cutting ceremony is being held at 10:30 a.m. outside the cultivation center facility, which is located north of Rt. 72, just off Highway 4.

The job fair will be held afterward, at 11:30 a.m., at the YMCA in Barry, located at 1400 Mortimer St. The job fair goes until 4:00 p.m.


Be sure to visit the event’s Facebook page by clicking HERE.

Visit ACE Revolution’s Facebook page HERE and their website 

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Art At Free Press Coffee Shop – Pittsfield, IL

Free Press Coffee shop will be hosting Canvas & Coffee on July 31.  Call 285-6110 to register.

Save A Lot 4-person Golf Outing – July 11 – Pittsfield, IL

Save A Lot 4-person golf outing will be July 11 at the Old Orchard Golf course at 40570 243rd Avenue, Pittsfield, IL 62363.  Cash prizes, hole prizes.  To sign up, call 217-491-2494.  Money raised will go to Pike County 911 and Pittsfield Lions Club.

Water Aerobic Classes at King Park Pool – Pittsfield, IL

Water aerobic classes being May 28 at King Park Pool in Pittsfield.

Classes are Tuesday and Thursday, 12 noon to 1 pm and 5-6 pm during Adult Swim Time.  Cost is $1 pool entry fee.  Classes are free.  Any adult that wants to be healthier, have fun and meet new people can attend.  All supplies provided; no swimming knowledge required.

For those who want to take advantage of the water other days, adult swim time is everyday 6-8 am, 11 am – 1 pm, and 5-6 pm.  There is adult swim time summer passes for those who might want to come just to walk in the water or swim during these hours.

This particular pass is only good for adult swim time.  For questions call Helen Hilgedick at 285-4524 or King Park Pool at 285-6011.

King Park Pool Hours 2015 – Pittsfield, IL

Summer is almost here and that means time for the pools to open!  Be sure to bookmark this post for King Park Pool’s hours.

Opening Day – Monday, May 25
Adult Swim 11-noon & 5-6 pm
Open Swim 1-5 pm
Family Swim 6-8 pm

**Regular hours begin Wednesday, May 27

  • 6-8 am — Adult Swim – $1.00/hour
  • 8-11 am — Swim Team (June 1 – July 31)
  • 11 am – 1 pm — Adult Swim – $1.00/hour (during swimming lessons, adult swim is 12-1)
  • 1-5 pm — Open Swim – $3.00
  • 6-8 pm — Family Swim – $2.00 (unless there is a swim meet)
  • 8-10 pm — Pool Party – $75.00 for 25 people ($1.00 for each additional person)
  • 10 am – Noon — Pool Party – $75.00 for 25 people ($1.00 for each additional person)
  • 11 am – 1 pm — Adult Swim – $1.00/hour (unless there is a swim meet)
  • 1-6 pm — Open Swim – $3.00
  • 6-8 pm — Pool Party – $75.00 for 25 people ($1.00 for each additional person)
  • 8-10 pm — Pool Party – $75.00 for 25 people ($1.00 for each additional person)
  • 12 – 1 pm — Adult Swim – $1.00
  • 1-6 pm — Open Swim Family Day- $3.00 or $10 per immediate family of the same home
  • 6-8 pm — Pool Party – $75.00 for 25 people ($1.00 for each additional person)
  • 8-10 pm — Pool Party – $75.00 for 25 people ($1.00 for each additional person)



May 22 – May 26 ONLY

Noon – 5 pm
$50 – 1 Person
$25 for an Adult Swim only pass

Family passes (must live in the same household)
  • $75 – 2 people
  • $100 – 3 people
  • $125 – 4 people
  • $150 – 5 people
  • $175 –  6 people
  • $25 per addition



June 15-25: 11-11:30 am

July 6-16:  11:30 am – noon


Private lessons available weekly $40 for (4) 30-minute sessions


Call King Park Pool 217-285-6011 to enroll


Concessions is open daily 1-8 pm, Featuring Hawaiian shaved ice

Water Aerobic Classes begin May 28 – Pittsfield, IL

Water Aerobic classes will be held every Tuesday and Thursday, 12 – 1 pm and 5-6 pm for adult swim time, starting May 28 at King Pool in Pittsfield.  For those who want to take advantage of water on other days, adult swim time is everyday from 6-8 am, 11-1 am, and 5-6 pm.  There are adult swim time summer passes for those who might want to come just to walk in the water or to swim during these hours.  This pass is only good for the adult swim time.  Any questions call:  Helen Hilgedick at 217-285-4524 or King Pool 217-285-6011.

New Informational Series by sponsor BSOD Computer Repair of Pittsfield

We’re all about learning new products and services, and sharing what we’ve learned with our customers. Many customers are looking for an operating system that’s easy to use, less susceptible to viruses and malware and are less taxing to their system, especially those using older computers.

We will be running a series discussing the benefits of Linux OS versus Mac and Windows with information on how Linux could be beneficial to you. Stay tuned for more from BSOD as we explore the world of Linux. Let us know what you think and feel free to post questions that we can address in upcoming articles!  View our first article here:!Lets-Talk-About-Linux/c1083/555b8e130cf235f819407dfd

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Grand Opening of Bootleg Bakery & Catering – May 18 – Pittsfield, IL

You’re invited to celebrate the Grand Opening of the Bootleg Bakery & Catering on Monday, May 18 at 7 am.  Bootleg Bakery & Catering is located at 116 S. Madison in Pittsfield.  They offer fresh daily donuts & muffins, cookies & cupcakes.  Catering for all events, weddings, anniversaries, birthdays and more.  Call 757-472-3609.

Vendor’s Market – May 9 – Pittsfield, IL

Don’t forget to support your local vendors and farmers market this Saturday from 11:00 to 3:00 located at Nucci’s Pasta House of Pittsfield. Lots of great Mother’s Day gifts to be had!! There will be jewelry, Tupperware, pampered chef, and more. Why not show support for these great people and have fun doing it as well! We will also be open on the patio for lunch as well, and, we are still accepting more farmers with their fresh produce and vendors as well. And it is free! Just need to supply your own tables. It’s not too late. Call Tammy at 217-285-1336.