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Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011 09:52 pm
For many, a treehouse is a symbol of childhood. After a short climb and a kid, shorter than all those in the adult world, is suddenly master of his own little universe.But for others with disabilities...
Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 01:29 pm
Every October since 1992, Vicky Tyler has turned either the local Forest City parks, her home or now a series of old properties into the ultimate haunting experience that visitors travel hours to see....
Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 01:14 am
There’s a new online school-supply company for parents of children in Springfield elementary schools that’s giving back to the community with every purchase. The company, called American S...
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011 11:24 am
With the advent of digital book downloads, it seems unlikely that a company specializing in electronic books would encourage people to visit traditional brick-and-mortar libraries. But the Chatham Are...
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011 02:43 am
Nothin’ beats the blues like being a part of them. Downtown Springfield, Inc. is looking for volunteers to help with its 2011 Old Capitol Blues and BBQs event, a street celebration scheduled for...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 10:11 pm
The voice of the song “Riding with Private Malone” and a face of Operation Troop Aid, country music star David Ball will be in Springfield this Saturday, July 30, to help raise money for s...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 08:22 pm
Are you having trouble making ends meet? Do you often find your bank account empty toward the end of each pay period? If so, there is help available, in the form of a free budget counseling session wi...
Thursday, July 21, 2011 03:46 am
Peace Camp is looking for a new director.After 16 straight years of teaching children about constructive ways to deal with conflict, this summer’s week-long Peace Camp program has been cancelled...
Thursday, July 21, 2011 03:29 am
After more than a year of work and anticipation, the first leg of the Sangamon Valley Trail is almost ready to open. The 5.5-mile section connects Springfield’s Centennial Park with Stuart Park ...
Thursday, July 14, 2011 11:58 am
The broiling heat of summer couldn’t melt the spirits of about 16 teens volunteering their time at the community garden in the state fairgrounds on Tuesday. The high school-aged youth mulched, w...

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