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Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 12:01 am
 Vinod “Vinnie” Gupta of Springfield is turning 75 this year, but instead of throwing himself a party, he’s throwing a party for someone else. Gupta has volunteered for about 10 years with ...
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 12:01 am
A former Sangamon County court assistant is pushing for action on workplace bullying in Springfield. Autumn Tibbs of Springfield says she was fired from her job in 2012 for supporting a judge that her...
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 12:01 am
A trio of heavyweights is leaving the State Journal-Register. Molly Beck, who had a knack for prying loose secrets from the Springfield school board, has been hired by the Wisconsin State Journal to c...
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 12:00 am
Accused of hiding assets, embattled entrepreneur Jeffrey Parsons has missed a court-ordered deadline to respond to allegations that he lied under oath while concealing more than $1 million from a fede...
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 12:00 am
Behold the power of prayer: When a lawsuit threat last year from a national anti-religion group forced the City of Springfield to stop organizing the annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, several groups ...
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 12:00 am
 A new treatment for kidney cancer may someday come from research being done right now in Springfield. Dr. Andrew Wilber, a research scientist and assistant professor at Southern Illinois Univers...
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 12:00 am
 Just in time for the World Series and a government shutdown comes National Sausage Month, a cherished time of year in capital cities across the land where legislators, like so many sausage maker...
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 12:19 pm
If it seems like there’s been a lot of sidewalks getting fixed lately, well, there has been.The city of Springfield expects to spend $900,000 repairing and replacing sidewalks this year, an incr...
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 12:16 pm
Several Latino students in and around Springfield have earned a special award that will soon help them in college. The Culturally Integrated Education for Latinos Organization Inc. (CIELO) announced t...
Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 05:09 pm
The International Route 66 Mother Road Festival and Car Show is one of Springfield’s biggest attractions, bringing more than 1,000 show cars and an estimated 80,000 spectators downtown each Sept...

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