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Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:08 am

Citizens voice concerns on pollution

 Don Hanrahan of Springfield remembers spending his childhood summers playing outside in Forest Park Hills subdivision, just across Spaulding Dam from the city power plant. He says that before Ci...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:07 am
 A Springfield-based home décor company won its copyright claim last month against two prominent retailers.Although there are still a handful of issues to resolve, the lawsuit dealing with an al...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:06 am
Randy Blue, deputy inspector general for the Illinois Secretary of State’s office, is facing discipline at work after pleading guilty to driving while intoxicated.A 12-year-old girl suffered a leg i...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:05 am
The Springfield City Council this week loosened a local law against synthetic marijuana, commonly called K2, even as Illinois and other states are cracking down on the substance said to be more danger...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:04 am
 I wasn’t sure what to expect from Clint Eastwood’s Sully, but it certainly wasn’t what ended up on the screen. Anticipating a by-the-numbers “you are there” recreation of the events of...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:03 am
 Since the inception of this harmony-driven, original music acoustic trio of Micah Walk, Elizabeth Eckert and Dave Littrell, the attraction between audience and act was obvious and powerful. Also...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:02 am
 Off and running into the blissful unknown, here we go into the autumnal time, even if the weather still thinks it’s July out there. Let’s begin with the rundown, shall we?Wishing a happy bir...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:01 am
 wordpoem #17    there’s this net wordgame babbleI tune in for company with morningcoffee it starts my cogs rolling I aim to locate half the words the grids are sometimes huge th...
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 12:01 am

September farmers market finds

 Just because summer is drawing to an end and the kids are back to school does not mean that farmers market season is over. The Old State Capitol Farmers Market continues to run Wednesday and Sat...


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