Thompson/Center Arms Launches Sweepstakes to Highlight 50th Anniversary SPRINGFIELD, Mass., 28, 2017 – Thompson/Center Arms announced today that 2017 marks fifty years since the creation of the brand and the company is celebrating this...Show More Summary
Since Polaris Industries acquired the storied Indian Motorcycle nameplate in 2011, the Minnesota-based powersports company has been working hard to revive Indian, which was founded in 1901 and has seen more than its share of ups andShow More Summary
Who makes the eight-team National Collegiate Beach Championship bracket? The field will be announced on NCAA.com at 7 p.m. Eastern Sunday. In the NCAA beach game Saturday, Hawai’i won the Big West tournament title, while USC’s Kelly Claes and Sara Hughes won the Pac-12 pairs championship. And in NCAA men’s volleyball, there’s a rematch of […]
Far too often custom 1911 buyers overlook the wonderful resource that is the Springfield Armory Custom Shop. While on the NRA Annual Meeting show floor, Patrick got a chance to handle some of these legendary pistols that many dream of. Show More Summary
Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno plans to join members of the city's Vietnamese community to mark the anniversary of the fall of Saigon more than four decades ago. The solemn ceremony … Click to Continue »
Just yesterday Springfield Armory introduced the new XDE pistol to the world at NRA’s Annual Meetings in Atlanta. Patrick gets a first look at the new hammer fired double/single action pistol on the show floor. With features like a 8...Show More Summary
The Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing (IACN), composed of the deans of baccalaureate nursing programs throughout the state, met in Springfield where they confirmed their ongoing opposition to legislation that would allow Illinois community colleges to award baccalaureate degrees in nursing (Illinois Senate Bill 888).
Springfield Armory officially debuted the new Springfield Armory XD-E today at the NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. The Springfield XD-E is a slimline 9mm pistol that features a manual safety and a hammer. Hammer and a safety? Yes! Springfield chose to integrate a hammer and manual safety for several reasons. Show More Summary
A Springfield man says in a federal lawsuit against two police officers and other city officials that he was struck in the head with a police baton and pepper sprayed … Click to Continue »
Smith & Wesson® SW22 Victory® Receives NRA Golden Bullseye Award SPRINGFIELD, Mass., (April 25, 2017) – Smith & Wesson Corp. today announced that the Smith & Wesson SW22 Victory has been selected as the 2017 American Hunter Handgun of the Year by the National Rifle Association Publications’ Golden Bullseye Awards. Show More Summary
In Precise Leaders Get Results! Paul B. Thornton, professor of business administration at Springfield Technical Community College, explores leadership ideas. His new book was written for “parents, teachers, coaches, team leaders, project...Show More Summary
Annie Peguero shares what happened when she nursed her baby in the sanctuary of Summit Church in Springfield, Va.
Springfield Police made no arrests after monitoring a chant exchange between a group of self-professed neo-Nazis and a group of anti-fascist counter protesters in Oregon. The Eugene Register-Guard reports (http://bit.ly/2pwuKOi … Click to Continue »
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri (WJW) — One Missouri mother is dividing the internet for teaching her son that he doesn't always have to share with others. Read more...
The Illinois General Assembly is back in Springfield and is heading into the final six weeks of its spring session. The House appeared briefly Monday afternoon, positioning legislation for final … Click to Continue »
Circa 1910. "Main Street -- Springfield, Massachusetts." Back when people actually had to go outdoors and walk around. 8x10 inch glass negative. View full size.
Two incumbent kangaroos are among finalists for the mascot for HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital. WAND-TV reports that C.J. and her pouched baby Joey have been the mascots for … Click to Continue »
Polaris-owned Indian Motorcycle, pressing its assault on the big bike market, recently added the Chieftain Limited and Chieftain Elite to its line of Chiefs, Chieftains, Springfields, Roadmasters and Scouts. I had a week on the Limited, and liked it a lot. Like its full-dress Chieftain and Roadmaster...
Remember that episode of The Simpsons where Bart finds all of those megaphones and breaks all of the windows in Springfield? Well, Kevin Kohler, better known as The Backyard Scientist has recreated the prank. Will it…
They are not only beautiful, but also very talented. These women have more or less inspired African- Americans. 1. Adele Addison. Adele Addison (born 1925 in Springfield, Massachusetts) is an African-American lyric soprano who was an acclaimed figure in the classical music world during the 1950s and 1960s. Show More Summary