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Thursday, March 4, 2010 12:00 am

UIS hosts Great Lakes Valley Conference finals

This weekend, as Jim Naumovich returns to his hometown, he’ll bring the Great Lakes Valley Conference men’s and women’s basketball tournaments along with him.Springfield native Naumo
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010 12:00 am

New electronic health records network supported by federal funds

Electronic health records aren’t just the latest fad — they’re the driving force behind much-needed improvements in patient care.The technology puts physicians and their patients on
Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010 12:00 am

Springfield author’s new book opens dialogue on Christian sexuality

Christians need to talk more about sex.That’s the idea behind Can We Do That? — a new book written by Dr. Wesley Robinson-McNeese that encourages Christian couples to explore various aspec
Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010 12:00 am

Area donors manage to tackle tough economy

Valerie Lies, the president and CEO of Donors Forum, says that the state’s inability to pay its bills is “wreaking havoc on the fiscal health of nonprofit organizations.” Foundations
Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010 12:00 am

Will Springfield pay for the district’s grand plan?

No one disputes that Springfield’s three public high schools need help.Students at Springfield High School squeeze into 93-year-old classrooms that were meant for their grandparents and great-gr
Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010 12:00 am

District can start other projects while waiting for Option B

Dr. Walter Milton calls it “low-hanging fruit” — a list of short-term projects that the Springfield School Board can tackle as it waits for answers on Option B and its funding.The su
Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010 12:00 am

Series begins in April, winners announced in September

It’s a race against time for Illuminati Motor Works, who in less than three months will introduce Seven to the world.The Progressive Insurance Automotive X PRIZE, a $10 million competition that
Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 12:00 am

City instead supports resolution to take over road leading to Hope

Aldermen approved a resolution Tuesday that urges Woodside Township to transfer ownership of Hazel Lane to the city of Springfield.
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010 12:00 am

Urban planners to unify corridor’s neighborhood and commercial appeal

After Nick Kalogeresis heard about the plan to redevelop MacArthur Boulevard, he and other members of The Lakota Group, a Chicago-based planning and urban design firm, headed south to Springfield.The
Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010 12:00 am

Illinois Arts Council offers new grant despite program, funding loss

In spite of severe budget cuts and the subsequent suspension of several of its programs, the Illinois Arts Council is doing what it does best — getting creative.Earlier this month the council in


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