What are those teal ribbons downtown for?

By Patrick Yeagle Prairie Center Against Sexual Assault is responsible for the appearance of teal ribbons in part of downtown Springfield this month. The ribbons, tied to light poles, trees and parking meters in a five-block area between the Old State Capitol and the current Illinois Statehouse, are meant to raise awareness of sexual assault [...]

By |April 13th, 2017|Categories: Events, News|0 Comments

Women of Influence 2017 awardees announced

Security Bank announced today the awardees for the 2017 Women of Influence program. Women of Influence honors local women for their contributions to the community in and around Springfield. The 2017 awardees are: Dr. Susan J. Koch, chancellor of University of Illinois Springfield Molly Berendt, executive director of Compass for Kids Margaret "Boony" Luparell, owner [...]

By |April 5th, 2017|Categories: Events, News|1 Comment

2016 Springfield Preservation Awards

The Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln & Springfield Business Journal present 2016 SPRINGFIELD PRESERVATION AWARDS JOIN US FOR THIS EVENT AT THE ELIJAH ILES HOUSE Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 7 5 P.M. COCKTAILS AND HORS D’OEUVRES 6 P.M. AWARDS CEREMONY Admission: Guests are asked to make a donation to Historic Preservation Fund, CFLL. RSVP to [...]

By |August 26th, 2016|Categories: Events|0 Comments

WindSolarUSA launches initiative to promote solar energy in Springfield

In an effort to continue to help make Springfield “green” for homeowners and businesses, WindSolarUSA is launching a group purchasing initiative called “Go Solar Springfield.” An informational session is currently scheduled at Café Moxo on August 25. The overall program – described as a “one-stop shop” for those interested in utilizing solar energy – uses American-made modules and [...]

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Events|0 Comments
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