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If you’re an actor with a penchant for comedy, O’FallonTheatreWorks is holding open auditions for Noises Off on Sunday, December 13, from 2 – 3 p.m. Auditions will be held on the stage at the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. Performances are scheduled for March 4-6 and 11–13, 2016.

The cast calls for a total of ten adults ranging in age from 18 to 70, both men and women. Auditioners should bring a headshot, a resume of their acting experience and prepare a comic monologue of no more than two minutes for a character close to the auditioner’s own age. Crew members also are needed to help build the set and stage the production.

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Celebration of Lights (Video)

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Don't miss out on this year's Celebration of Lights display in Fort Zumwalt Park. Watch this video and find out more!


The City of O’Fallon, Missouri, will observe the following schedule for these City facilities and services over the Thanksgiving holiday:

  • O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366, will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 26-27.
  • The Renaud Spirit Center (RSC) indoor recreation complex will be closed on Thanksgiving, but it will be open on Friday, November 27, with regular business hours of 5:15 a.m.-9 p.m. The RSC is located at 2650 Tri Sports Circle, O’Fallon 63368. Call 636-474-2732 or visit www.renaudspiritcenter.com for more information.
  • Also on Friday, O’Fallon’s Celebration of Lights display in Fort Zumwalt Park will open for the season from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. with holiday scenes along a one-mile route twinkling with holiday lights. The park will be open nightly through December 30 except on Christmas, December 25. For hours, admission and specialty rides, check www.ofallon.mo.us/celebration-of-lights or call 636-379-5614.
  • For O’Fallon residents enrolled in the City’s trash and recycling collection, service will move forward one day, with Thursday’s collection moving to Friday, and Friday’s collection moving to Saturday. For more information call 636-272-0477 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

FRAUD ALERT - 11/15/2015 - We have gotten two reports tonight from residents of St. Charles County stating someone called them purporting to be a Lt. Johnson with the O'Fallon Police. The caller stated they we calling the victim to collect money for a bench warrant for their arrest. The caller informed them they could pay off their warrant through PayPal.

This is absolutely a fraudulent request and a scam. We have no Lt. Johnson and we would never call requesting payment for a warrant over the phone. If you get a similar call hang up immediately. If you are able to gain a call back number please contact your local police department.

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Treat your family to a night of fun and holiday magic at O’Fallon’s Tree Lighting Ceremony from 6 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18. The event will be held at O’Fallon’s Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. Admission and parking are free.

The highlight of the event is the countdown to the lighting of a huge Christmas tree, a City tradition led by Mayor Bill Hennessy, launching the official start of the holiday season. The evening’s entertainment is free and includes live choral and instrumental music throughout City Hall, visits with Santa, face painting, holiday games and crafts, and rides on the City Train (weather permitting). Vendors will have hand-crafted gifts and decorations for sale, and concessions will be available for purchase.

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In an effort to reach those who need support from the community, O’Fallon’s Volunteer Services Department is launching its 15th annual Cornucopia of Care food drive on November 9. Collection canisters located at various sites around the community are set to receive donations of non-perishable canned and boxed food and personal care items through Saturday, December 19.

“Increasingly, we find that many of those needing assistance today were the ones who donated to past food drives,” said Kathy Halstead, O’Fallon’s Manager of Volunteer Services. “Recent economic challenges require them to stretch their limited funds to pay utility bills, housing, transportation and medical needs. With less food donations coming in and more families in need, local food pantries may not have enough food, and so those families may go hungry.”

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In observance of Veterans Day on Wednesday, November 11, the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall) will be closed. City Hall is located at 100 North Main Street in O’Fallon, Missouri 63366.

Also, a Veterans Day Ceremony honoring all U.S. veterans will begin at 11 a.m. at O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk, 800 Belleau Creek Road 63366. The memorial is located off I-70 at Exit 219 on the southeast corner of the overpass. Free parking is available.

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For a dress-up party that’s sure to please the princesses and superheroes at your house, register kids ages 2-5 for “Capes and Crowns,” which will be held on Friday, October 30. Kids will have a blast playing super games, making magical crafts, listening to tales of enchantment and enjoying a snack. Capes and Crowns will be held from 9:30 – 11 a.m. in the Civic Annex, 410 East Elm Street near the O’Fallon Municipal Centre. The cost is $10 for residents and $12 for non-residents. Be sure to register by Friday, October 23; there’s no registration at the door. To sign up for Capes and Crowns:

  1. Call 636-474-2732 and register with a credit card.
  2. Or, register in person at the Renaud Spirit Center (RSC), 2650 Tri Sports Circle (63368), or the Parks and Recreation Administration Office, 400 Civic Park Drive (63366).
  3. Or, visit the Parks and Recreation website, www.ofallon.mo.us/ParksandRec; on the left-hand menu select “Programs,” then “Special Events” to find Capes and Crowns, course number 45067.

For more information, please contact Danielle Reecht at 636-474-8111.

A 30-day comment period regarding O’Fallon’s Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Action Plan for the O’Fallon Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program will end at 5 p.m. on Friday, November 13, 2015. The plans are available for review at O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street. The public is invited to submit written comments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or send to:

 CDBG Program

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