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2014-02-14 23:25:02

AlignLife Springfield, Illinois will be hosting a Grand Opening at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday February 27, 2014. Springfield, Illinois (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 AlignLife of Springfield, Illinois owned and managed by Dr. Bryne WIlley has recently opened its doors. As part of a national wellness franchise, AlignLife brings an integrated offering of chiropractic, rehabilitation, acupuncture and nutritional consulting for all ages to address numerous health conditions. In an interview with Dr....

2013-06-07 23:03:29

The award-winning cable television program brings its outstanding programming to the Springfield, Illinois in June on Fox WRSP-TV. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 The producers of Communities of Distinction TV are pleased to announce June air dates for the city of Springfield, Illinois. It is a typical middle-America city located between Chicago and St. Louis on historic Route 66. The largest employers are in healthcare and government service making it economically valuable to the...

2012-09-05 23:01:26

The first-rate Today in America TV welcomes Springfield, Illinois and surrounding communities with September air dates. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 The outstanding Today in America with Terry Bradshaw show is pleased to welcome Springfield, Champaign and Decatur, Illinois to its growing list of media markets. The educational program will air on Fox WCCA-TV and WRSP-TV respectively in the month of September. Springfield is the city where President Abe Lincoln lived with his...

2011-01-31 08:37:00

FORT MILL, S.C., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennar has committed to purchasing 40 homesites in Springfield from Crescent Resources, LLC, prompting Crescent to start development of a new section within the community. Lennar has developed a new collection of home plans specifically designed to complement Springfield and will open a model home/design center in late-summer. "Since we opened Springfield in 2006, builders in the community have offered a choice for homebuyers," said James...

2010-08-16 08:07:00

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The cities of Des Moines, IA and Springfield, IL, USA, have proclaimed Saturday, August 28, 2010 "Weed Out Hate Day." The commemoration is anticipated to reverberate far beyond the shore of the United States. Forty-seven years after Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his "I have a dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., calling for equality regardless of race, creed and religion, the two city governments, in...

2008-08-10 12:00:21

Famed 1980s musician Rick Springfield says he is excited to have re-emerged in the U.S. music scene with his newest album "Venus in Overdrive." The singer, who hit it big more than two decades ago with the single "Jessie's Girl," said he is "excited" about his 17th album, which has reached No. 28 on Billboard charts, People magazine said Sunday. "I haven't been this excited about a new record since the '80s," Springfield says. "I'm a loner in my private life, so the party animal only comes...

2008-07-25 18:00:49

By From staff reports If Springfield School Superintendent Walter Milton has his way, a new Springfield High School would be built on the far west side of town on Koke Mill Road. Springfield High's current site, at 101 S. Lewis St., would be converted into a grades six-through-12 science and technology academy. Milton's recommendations, which also include closing Laketown and Pleasant Hill elementary schools, were among many he proposed Monday night in response to a Springfield School...

2008-07-03 15:00:41

By Dan Bustard, Eagle Times, Claremont, N.H. Jul. 1--SPRINGFIELD -- In a perfect matching of needs, the first new major tenant to sign on with developers of the former Fellows Gear Shaper building in Springfield will lease 30,000 square feet next year for an integrated primary care practice. Springfield Hospital announced plans Monday to form the Springfield Medical Group, which expects to be ready by October 2009 to bring 12 to 14 physicians and clinicians under one roof with a...

2008-06-26 15:02:58

By Anne Williams, The Register-Guard, Eugene, Ore. Jun. 25--Three local school districts -- Eugene, Springfield and Mapleton -- are among the beneficiaries of more than $15 million in federal grants for after-school programs for Oregon schools, the state Department of Education announced. The money, to be doled out to 11 school districts and one social service program over the next five years, comes through the federal 21st Century Community Learning Center fund, which since 2000...

2007-09-27 15:00:32

By PETE SHERMAN STAFF WRITER Alexander Ikejiaku, the new personnel director for the Springfield School District, sat in his office at 1900 W. Monroe St. Thursday and recalled what he told his family in the early 1980s, when, at 19, he prepared to leave his native Nigeria to attend college in New York. "We'll see you in four years," he pledged. Ikejiaku, now 46, occasionally has returned to Ogwa, his hometown in southern Nigeria. But after heading off to the State University of New York...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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