Metro-East News

O’Fallon Italian restaurant under new ownership, has new name

An Italian restaurant in O’Fallon has new owners and a new name, but the menu remains mostly the same.

The Schiappa’s Italian Restaurant at 1411 W. Highway 50 is under new ownership and has been renamed Luna Pizza Pasta Wings. Schiappa’s had opened there in April 2013 and had operated at 1050 Eastgate Drive in O’Fallon before then.

Schiappa’s is still in operation at 402 S. Madison St. in Lebanon. The restaurant has maintained a presence in Lebanon for the past 36 years.

Domino’s opens new spot in metro-east

Domino’s has opened a new store in between Mascoutah and Lebanon. The new locale at 9785 Hayden Drive opened last week. The store provides delivery and carryout. Call 618-808-0666 for more information.

Dog kennel going independent

A Swansea dog kennel is in the process of leaving the Camp Bow Wow franchise to go independent. The business at 129 Corporate Drive opened eight years ago and is now known as Lucky Dog Barks & Recreation. The phone number is still the same: 618-234-9247.

Dental care center now in O’Fallon

A new metro-east dentist’s office provides cosmetic dentistry, orthodontal and other dental care needs. Dream Dentist has reoccupied the former Payless Shoe Source building at 1646 W. Highway 50 in O’Fallon. Call 618-726-2699 to find out more.

Pizzeria in Mascoutah

And finally, Cody Palermo wants to make sure consumers know the phone number at the new Mascoutah pizzeria that bears his name is 618-448-0188. Palermo’s Pizza opened last month at 200 E. Main St. and features cuisine pizzas, including one with vodka sauce.