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Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016 12:00 am
 As we wind our way through the second Thursday of the Illinois State Fair, let’s see what we can find to do at the fair and otherwise. Fair enough?With the wet and wild washout last Friday and
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 12:00 am
 Here comes the Illinois State Fair, ready or not. Not long ago, many wondered if the fair would even happen with all the state budget nonsense but never fear, folks, the fair is here.Due to the
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 12:00 am
 Rolling in from Chicagoland to promote their sophomore release, No, out this fall on No Trend Records, this “extreme pop power” trio stakes claim to playing “aggressive rock and roll with
Feature
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 12:00 am

Celebrating a successful first five years, the theater plans a bright future

 Five years after local theater mainstay Scott Richardson quipped to friends, “I bought a theater. Won’t this be fun!” the Legacy Theatre is alive and well. Thriving under the watchful care
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 12:00 am
 After the super summer so far, you might think we’d be slowing down a bit but things look to be charging full speed ahead into those august days of August. Onward into the music, my friends.I�
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 12:00 am
 A Minnesota native, this class act singer and songwriter moved to Nashville many years ago and carved out a comfortable niche as a personality, performer and writer. With her songs covered by th
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, July 28, 2016 12:00 am
 Ready or not, here comes the last weekend in July 2016, jam-packed with all kinds of cool music events to make the time fly by even faster.The sixth annual Downhome Music, Beer and Art Festival
Band Spotlight
Thursday, July 28, 2016 12:00 am
 From her days as a teenage singer fronting Still Kickin’, the popular Midwest band based out of Springfield, Kelsey Hickman seemed poised for stardom. After Still Kickin’ split in 2013, Kels
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, July 21, 2016 12:00 am
 Is it hot enough for you? If I hear that phrase one more time … Anyway, onward to the music, please.In the parade of weekend festivals that comes each July in our community, the Downtown Sprin
Band Spotlight
Thursday, July 21, 2016 12:00 am
 Native of the Asheville, North Carolina, Swannanoa Valley area, Reed Turchi grew up playing boogie-woogie blues piano, became infatuated with the slide guitar sounds of Northern Mississippi and

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