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Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:00 am
Each year the cover of Capital City Visitor, published by Illinois Times, features a portrait of Abraham Lincoln by a central Illinois artist. This time we decided to hold a contest as a way of findin
Capital City Senior
Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:00 am

Country Lane Memory Care offers a new facility in Riverton

 “When I was 16 years old, my grandma was very sick and she was unable to speak, says Cari Claussen, founder of Country Lane Memory Care in Riverton. “She was in a Springfield nursing home an
Thursday, March 10, 2016 12:00 am

Authors to discuss new book at Illinois State Library

 In a Different Key: The Story of Autism, by John Donvan and Caren Zucker. Crown Publishers, $30.The lives of John Donvan and Caren Zucker have both been touched by autism and their passion for t
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 12:00 am

Visual artists paint a more lively Springfield arts scene

 On Monday, Feb. 8, Illinois Times invited a small group of leaders in the Springfield visual art community to a luncheon at the Inn at 835 for the purpose of discussing the current state of pres
Visual Art
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 12:00 am

New technology allows old-timey feel for photographs by Ginny Lee

 Prairie Art Alliance member artist Ginny Lee has come to terms with technology. “Even a year ago I was a little bit iffy about showing iPhone photos made with apps. But then it become such a p
Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015 12:00 am

CHARLES “HUGH” MOORE Sept. 21, 1947- March 10, 2015

When Hugh Moore passed away this past March, the Springfield area lost a writer, painter, radio host and general bon vivant. He was also president of Springfield Poets and Writers and on the board of
Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015 12:00 am

Will Springfield pay for more and better music?

 Illinois Times invited a small group of area music promoters, booking agents and festival organizers to dinner at Obed and Isaac’s on Dec. 2 to discuss the presentation of live, original music


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