SPRINGFIELD — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth on Tuesday criticized Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk as "irresponsible" for recently signing an open letter to the government of Iran regarding ongoing nuclear talks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – America’s premier wilderness resort, Big Cedar Lodge, serves as the stage for a gathering designed to promote all of the outdoors with the first-ever Big Cedar Lodge Legends of Golf last May. Now, viewers can tune...Show More Summary
Police in Fairfax County said Tuesday morning that a prisoner overpowered a private security guard at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, took the guard’s gun and escaped. He carjacked one woman in Springfield and is believed to have escaped in another car. Read full article >>
Plans for a funeral train that would have re-created the 1865 journey that took the president’s body from Washington, D.C., to Springfield, Ill., have been scrapped because of a lack of funds.
By Gary “Digital” Williams at ringside The promotional combination of Jeter Promotions and RBA Promotions brought a standing-room only crowd to the ABC Sports Complex in Springfield, VA Saturday night to witness 11 exciting bouts. The...Show More Summary
Abraham Lincoln’s home in Springfield, Ill., draped in black-and-white mourning cloth, following his assassination. ¶ African American mothers holding their babies, likely the first generation born into freedom. ¶ A battlefield in the Virginia wilderness a year after the war, with trees stripped of bark by musket fire. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: It's been a great weekend for new food and drink experiences at top theme park resorts. We told you yesterday about the new Springfield USA restaurants at Universal Studios Hollywood. Today, the east coast welcomed a popular new establishment as another Trader Sam's tiki bar opened at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Universal Studios Hollywood's new "Simpsons"-themed land, Springfield USA, soft-opened today. Now we are @UniStudios Hollywood for Springfield USA! pic.twitter.com/pYArL7pSBJ ? Theme Park Insider (@ThemePark) March 27,...Show More Summary
The Golden Eagles lost their opener in the New York State Federation tournament semifinals to Albany Academy, 61-50, on Friday.
Thanks to a slew of Billboard hits, a Grammy win for "Jessie's Girl," and a two-year stint on the daytime soap "General Hospital," Rick Springfield emerged as one of the biggest music celebrities in the '80s. Though it's been decades...Show More Summary
With fewer than two weeks until Election Day on April 7, hundreds of volunteers are phone banking and door knocking daily to have as many conversations with voters as possible.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Senate on Thursday approved a measure that would resolve the state’s short-term budget woes, even as larger money problems loom over the rest of the spring session.
The Illinois Senate is moving forward with two bills, one to ban palcohol and another to prevent minors from purchasing powdered, pure caffeine. [ more › ]
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Chris Lane, one of the newest members of Bass Pro Shops national fishing team, swears by his Johnny Morris CarbonLite rods and reels. And his wire-to-wire Bassmaster Elite victory on the challenging Sabine River in Orange, Texas, shows he’s a man who knows what he’s talking about. Show More Summary
Declaring to his congregation that homosexuality is a distortion of God's creation, Southwest Missouri megachurch pastor, Rev. John Lindell of James River Church, urged his followers in a recent sermon to vote to repeal Springfield's contentious sexual orientation and gender identity law in that city's local elections on April 7.
The Professional Massage Training Center, in Springfield, Missouri, became accredited by the Accreditation Alliance of Career Schools in 2005. When PMTC applied for reaccreditation in 2010, AACS denied the application. That's a big deal: Unaccredited schools don't get access to a whole host of benefits, including the ability to accept......
Jennifer Ujimori wasn’t happy with the dog obedience class she booked for her pint-sized puppy, so the Springfield woman dashed out negative reviews on Yelp and Angie’s List to inform consumers about her experience.Read full article...
The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum will open in June 2016 in Springfield, MA, birthplace of Theodor Seuss Geisel. From Springfield Museums: Visitors will enter the 3,200 square-foot exhibition through a large entry hall designed to simulate elements of And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street. Read the rest
Note: This article is written in script format as a fictional episode of “The Simpsons” animated television show.
Soon we’ll be able to enjoy a whole building’s worth of Seuss’ amazing legacy. News by Raine Winters A press release from Springfield Museums has announced that The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss, an interactive and literacy-based museum,...Show More Summary