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Fall Guide
Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007 12:00 am

Here’s our quick guide to our favorite fall celebrations, festivals, and events in Springfield and Illinois. Look for additional information in weekly editions of Illinois Times.

Untitled Document Here’s our quick guide to our favorite fall celebrations, festivals, and events in Springfield and Illinois. Look for additional information in weekly edi
Wednesday, July 25, 2007 12:00 am

New galleries breathe life into Jacksonville’s town square

Untitled Document Psychedelic collages pop from the wall. Slashed cardboard, tape, wire, spray paint, and charcoal are rendered into cascading waterfalls, a scrapyard, a glowworm
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 12:00 am

Native sons are out with second release from Victory Records

Untitled Document For the Junior Varsity, home usually means the highway, but to write their new album, Cinematographic, the rock band hit the brakes. Earlier this y
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 12:00 am

Frank Lloyd Wright’s influence explored in documentary

Untitled Document One need only look at the roof of the Dana-Thomas House, with its upturned corners, to see Japan’s influence on architect Frank Lloyd Wright. ̶
Thursday, May 24, 2007 12:00 am

Events & Happenings in Springfield/Sangamon County June-August 2006

Untitled Document Unless otherwise noted, events are in Springfield and Sangamon County. Information for some events was incomplete at press time. Check upcoming editions of Illi
Thursday, May 24, 2007 12:00 am

There’s more to Champaign and Urbana than a big university

Untitled Document Sure, the skyline isn’t much, and there’s nary a roller coaster in sight, but for a low-key trip out of Springfield, the charming twin towns of Cham
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 12:00 am

Quincy brings its short film festival to Springfield

Untitled Document The emergent Young Springfield Professionals Network takes a cue from the Young Professionals of Quincy: a short film festival highlighting 18 movies from aroun
Wednesday, April 4, 2007 12:00 am

A new lodestar will guide watchers of the Springfield sky

Untitled Document The trek up the concrete steps to the University of Illinois-Springfield’s rooftop observatory is a lesson in endurance. At the top, the open sky awaits.
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2007 12:00 am

Everybody loves DoraLee, the new queen of Springfield

Untitled Document DoraLee whips around town in her lime-green Monte Carlo replica racer. She has held a license to steer big tour buses since 1991, and recently, she burned enoug
Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007 12:00 am

Hard-to-categorize Menomena catches fans off guard with latest release

Untitled Document Menomena isn’t easily pigeonholed. The Portland, Ore.-based experimental trio doesn’t fit easily into any particular genre; it’s much too comp


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