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History
Thursday, June 30, 2011 12:00 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
Fall Guide
Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010 12:00 am

The season offers plenty of fine listening in central Illinois

Classical music is reaping rewards for listeners and practitioners alike in the 21st century, thanks to ease of accessibility provided to concert planners and fans. Increasingly part of “classic
News
Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010 12:00 am

Her Rae of Sunshine Club turns compassion into action

Raegan Koebler, a soon-to-be fourth-grade student at Vachel Lindsay Elementary School, is one of 12 Illinois $1,000 Regional Scholarship winners in Kohl’s Department Stores’ 2010 Kids Who
News
Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007 12:00 am

The organization behind the popular show winds down

Untitled Document On Oct. 30, Kim Curry packed up her office at the airport and carried out the last remnants of the Springfield Air Rendezvous. The popular capital-city air show
Books
Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007 12:00 am

Biography of grandfather reveals dirty laundry

Untitled Document Politics beats a big drum in Springfield, and those disinclined to march to that drum often seek more harmonious cadences elsewhere. This was true for Mark Fout
Feature
Wednesday, May 9, 2007 12:00 am

Elkhart resident Bob McCue gets a kick from portraying famous ancestor

Untitled Document As a little boy growing up in Elkhart, Bob McCue didn’t know that he was related to anybody famous until organizers of a local pageant — part of the

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