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Thursday, June 16, 2016 12:01 am
 Join former U.S. Senator Adlai Stevenson III on Thursday, June 16, as he discusses modern politics through the multi-generational lens of his family’s political leadership. In additional to se...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:21 am

Sixth annual Pride festival features live music, drag show, free HIV testing, more

 Celebrate “the gayest day in central Illinois” by attending the sixth annual Springfield PrideFest on Saturday, May 21, from noon to 10 p.m., on Capitol Avenue between Fourth and Sixth stree...
Thursday, April 7, 2016 12:17 am
 Enjoy a full week of summer camp condensed into one fun evening during Camp Ondessonk’s Saturday Spectacular on Saturday, April 9, from 3:30 to 9 p.m., at St. Agnes School in Springfield. Some...
Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016 12:21 am
 Start Black History Month off on the right foot and enjoy a spirited dance performance by Step Afrika!, the first professional dance company dedicated to the tradition of stepping. Stepping beca...
Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 12:15 am
 This Saturday, relax and enjoy a solo concert by classical guitar virtuoso William Yelverton. His acclaims and accolades are large in scope, including being named a Prize Winner in the Guitar Fo...
Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 12:04 am
 In 1957, attorney James Donovan was given the unenviable task of representing accused Russian spy Rudolf Abel when he was charged with conspiracy against the United States. It was a duty he took...
Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015 12:01 am
 His best and most-assured film since Invictus, Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper covers many themes the filmmaker has touched on over the course of his career. The devastating impact of violenc...
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 12:00 am
 An interesting installation called New Springfield, by Minnesota new media artist Rosemary Williams, is currently on display at University of Illinois Springfield UIS Visual Arts Gallery. The ex...
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 03:40 pm

My experience at the inauguration

With eyes wide open, I traveled to the District of Columbia during inauguration weekend hoping to experience what our country has to offer. I never was patriotic or felt like I could identify with oth...



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