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2006-12-04 21:00:17

The north end of Springfield has a new grocery, and this one is stocked with international foods. Artina International Grocery Store, 614 North Grand Ave. E., specializes in African, Asian, Caribbean, Hispanic and Jamaican fare. Tucked into a storefront next to a Subway sandwich shop, the business is run by Dominic Nimpson, a Springfield man who works by day as a project manager for Caterpillar in Peoria. He decided to open the store because the Asian International Grocery on Cockrell...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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