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Thursday, April 18, 2019 12:08 am

Meet Pamela Cohen Hirsch, Class of 1964.

 The Springfield High School (SHS) Hall of Fame honors graduates who have achieved national eminence. Pamela Cohen Hirsch, class of 1964, is the most recent honoree, inducted March 29 at a ceremo...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 12:14 am
Planters and bumpouts along Sixth Street and Adams Street in downtown Springfield will be planted with native perennials to attract pollinators. Volunteers working with the city of Springfield and Dow...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 12:13 am
 In April and May there are several plant sales, which provide an excellent opportunity to purchase native plants as well as talk to knowledgeable people.Lincoln Memorial Garden plant sales“We...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 12:11 am

New exhibit April 27-Aug. 5 at Kidzeum of Health and Science

 Bees, Butterflies & Blooms is a new exhibit at Kidzeum that focuses on the importance of protecting native plants and pollinators. It features an observation beehive, live butterfly enc...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 12:10 am
Thanks in part to Marie Kondo’s popular Netflix show and best-selling books, the latest fad sweeping the country is decluttering and organizing your home. Most Americans have way too much stuff and...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 12:09 am
Springfield Jaycees Lawn Mower ClinicApr 13, 9am-12pm Sat. $60 includes inspection to check filters, change spark plugs, sharpen blades and change oil as necessary (filters replaced at an additional c...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 12:08 am
You’ve done your spring cleaning and decluttered your home and garage. What do you do now with unwanted items if you don’t want to put them in the trash? The City of Springfield offers free drop-o...
Thursday, April 4, 2019 12:09 am

Free news services take over where newspapers left off

 At one point in time, the newspaper business was seen as a “cash cow,” says Jon Whitney, Illinois Press Foundation board member and publisher of Carroll County Review. But there’s been a s...


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