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  • Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum
    See re-enactment of Lincoln's Funeral in Springfield
    Don’t miss a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to honor President Abraham Lincoln in Always Legendary Springfield, Illinois this spring.Beginning April 14, 2015 the public is invited to join in reverence for our greatest President through...
  • McIlrath blasts winner
    Pack knock off division leading Falcons on blast from McIlrath
    The Pack had a Friday night showdown against the Springfield Falcons at the XL Center last night. The Falcons have been leading the Northeastern Division for most of the season. The I91 rivalry between the two teams is red hot this season. The...
  • Skapski makes a save
    Wolf Pack goaltending depth tested in match up with Falcons
    The Wolf Pack played well enough to earn a point in a Friday night matchup against the Springfield Falcons. Springfield has been red hot and so has their goaltender Anton Forsberg, more on that below.The Falcons and Pack traded first period goals....
  • Thousands of crows turn Ohio city into Hitchcock movie
    Thousands of crows turn Ohio city into Hitchcock movie
    Springfield has been looking like a scene out of the Hitchock 1963 movie "The Birds" after a murder of approximately 50,000 crows have made a habit of bedding down for the night in the city.The crows spend their days in the Ohio fields...
  • Crows leave Springfield, Ohio with poop, noise and agravation!
    Crows leave Springfield, Ohio full of defecating calling cards as 50,000 roost
    A murder of crows have saturated the downtown area of Springfield, Ohio to the point that the inner city is looking like it came right out of the Hitchcock movie “The Birds,” said one of the city’s leaders. Springfield isn&rsquo...
  • The Minie Ball
    The Minie Ball Changed Civil War Tactics
    The most revolutionary and the most destructive invention in the Civil War was invented by a Frenchmen Claude-Etienne Minié. His conical shaped bullet was made of soft lead. The ball had a hollow base that expanded when fired. The expansion...
  • Man stabs women over dog poop dispute.
    Springfield man viciously stabs two women over dog poop dispute
    A mother and daughter from Springfield, Mass. are recovering at the hospital after an argument about dog feces escalated to violence Saturday morning, November 8, 2014, according to The Republican.The two women, 46 and 23, were confronted by...
  • Cats rescued from hoarder's house in Springfield
    More than 35 cats rescued from hoarder's house in Springfield
    Animal rescuers were busy gathering 37 cats from a hoarder's home in Springfield, Mass., over the weekend, according to MassLive. It took them three days to get all of the cats out of the house that was described as a “horror scene....
  • Police report:  Ohio mother kills sons then self.
    Police: Separated Ohio mother shoots and kills sons, then self
    According to the Springfield News-Sun, Rachel Johnson, 31 of Ohio, fatally shot and killed her two sons, 10 and 7, then shot herself Wednesday. Springfield schools were two weeks into the opening of the 2014-15 school year, and tragedy struck on...
  • Light up your weekend at GlowGolf in Springfield, Missouri
    Light up your weekend at GlowGolf in Springfield, Missouri
    In a world where technology is overtaking the world by leaps and bounds, there is one realm of normalcy that really hasn't been altered. That was until the day I stepped into a mini-golf oasis, GlowGolf in Springfield, Missouri.I decided it...
  • Springfield Illinois
    Celebrating summer in Springfield, Illinois
    Come one, come all to Springfield, the state capital of Illinois! This city is a heartland favorite. Not only is it the hub of the state’s political on-goings, it’s Lincoln country, a stop on the historic Route 66, and where the state...
  • LeNeveu save of the game
    Wolf Pack smother Falcons 2-1, Global Spectrum throws water on Flames story
    The Wolf Pack continued their gritty play last night.They were out shot, sometimes out hustled,but in the end they were not outscored and that's the stat that matters at the end of the night.Danny Kristo got the Pack on the board with his 25th...
  • Nightclub & bar trade show in Las Vegas
    Springfield mayor may have been too quick to blame club owner
    After a shooting early yesterday morning, April 6, outside the Lux Nightclub around closing time left five wounded, Springfield mayor Dominic Sarno held an impromptu press conference blaming the businesses that attract "gangbangers" for...
  • Springfield, Ill. for Lincoln lovers
    Springfield, Ill. for Lincoln lovers
    For Lincoln lovers, there is no destination that offers quite as much as Springfield, Ill. This is where Lincoln came as a young unmarried man to begin his career in the law. It is where he met and married Mary Todd, bought a home and filled it...
  • Springfield Diner elevates diner fare
    Springfield Diner elevates diner fare
    The Springfield Diner located at 720 Baltimore Pike, Springfield, PA 19064, is a diner like Michelangelo was a just a house painter. This the 6,200-square-feet, 225-seat restaurant harkens of diner days of old, but with a touch of finesse that...