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Capital City Parent
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 12:00 am

Dreaming up the perfect summer job

 As summer approaches, you and your kids may have different ideas about how they’ll spend their time. Many parents are eager to get their kids interested in working – that is learning to take
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 12:00 am

holiday wish lists from local nonprofit organizations

If you’re like most Illinois Times readers, your life is safe and secure and the holidays are a time for family fun and delicious meals. Sadly that isn’t the case for everyone in our
Guest Opinion
Thursday, March 17, 2011 12:00 am
No matter what you think about Tim Davlin’s effectiveness as our mayor, no one should question the success of his efforts to clean and green Springfield. But we have to wonder how many people (i
Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010 12:00 am

5 weeks of winners

Alex BlockAlexandra BalukaAlice CoulterAmanda DobronAngela ParrishAnna NeumannBethany CaldwellBetty SmithBetty VickBob LaKampBobbe CumminsBrandi WilliamsBritney WilcocksonCalinda MontgomeryCandi Clous
Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010 12:00 am

The sixth annual Springfield in Bloom winners

Spring rains, sweltering summer heat and those dang Japanese beetles made this yet another challenging year to be a flower gardener in central Illinois. And yet nearly 80 individuals and organizations
Thursday, April 22, 2010 12:00 am

It’s time to get Springfield in Bloom

This is the sixth year for Springfield in Bloom, the community-wide beautification program that challenges homeowners, businesses, neighborhood associations and nonprofit organizations across central


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