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Thursday, May 24, 2018 12:00 am
 Springfield is home to gorgeous stained glass installations in churches, historic sites and other public spaces. Architect Ralls Melotte, co-founder of Melotte Morse Stained Glass and Melotte Mo
Home & Garden
Thursday, April 12, 2018 12:00 am

Lock, light, record, arm

 As the temperature rises, so does crime. Make sure your home isn’t an easy target.Lock and light, day and nightLock your house, your car, and your garage all the time, says Sergeant Travis Dal
Home & Garden
Thursday, April 12, 2018 12:00 am

To build a better birdhouse, think like a bird

 Early spring is a wonderful time to attract birds to your yard. Natural seed sources from last fall have been picked over and used up. Many of the insects that overwinter are still inactive. And
Thursday, March 29, 2018 12:00 am

Rube Goldberg elevates learning for fifth-grade engineers

 Everyone wins when Engineer in the Classroom (EITC) arrives in area fifth grades for 12 weeks each winter. Engineers from local firms visit participating classes – this year 12 – to generate
Capital City Senior
Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 12:00 am

Decluttering tips for the mildly messy and the habitual hoarder

 What’s your clutter? Boxes of 30-, 40-, 50-year-old receipts and records? A set of dishes unused for years, but given to you by your mother’s best friend for your first apartment? Your kids�
Fall Guide
Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 12:00 am
 Jeff and Lisa Broom are getting ready for another busy autumn in their Carlinville orchard and Farm Market. Customers will head into the orchard for you-pick apple days beginning Labor Day weeke


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