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Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 03:54 pm

Springfield filmmaker captures a disturbing play, The Yellow Wallpaper, on video

One of the best theater tickets in town over the last couple of years was to Springfield actor Aasne Vigesaa’s performance of The Yellow Wallpaper at the Vachel Lindsay home, directed by Kevin P...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 09:08 am
Some people think there’s a lot of crud in the Statehouse. For more than 50 years, there was.From at least 1917 to 1970, the Illinois Department of Public Health’s (DPH) main diagnostic la...
Thursday, June 30, 2011 01:41 am
The Boeing B-17 was the world’s first long-range, strategic heavy bomber, deployed to England in 1942 to help retake western Europe from the German war machine that had invaded in 1940. Before t...
Thursday, June 16, 2011 05:19 pm

Signs of life in Cairo

Walking down the main business street in Cairo, Ill., it’s tempting to think that this spring’s floodwaters of the Ohio and Mississippi rivers were sent to put the languishing town out of ...
Thursday, April 14, 2011 02:38 pm

Author of Sugar Creek speaks in Springfield April 26

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the Sangamon County Historical Society is having an author of books about early American history, including one about our area, come to Springfield and speak on Apri...

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