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       Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind?  Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And auld lang syne.  For auld lang syne, my dear, For auld lang syne, We’ll take a cup of kindness yet, For auld lang syne.   As we celebrate the New Year’s holiday, we reflect on the past...
Millie Thatcher frosts a two decker house with her dad, Victor Thatcher.
  First and second grade students ended the school week last Friday with a sweet craft. The young students, along with family members, friends and loved ones built gingerbread houses. St Raphael Catholic School held their event in the morning while Springfield Public School held theirs in the...
  For thirty five years the Springfield Area Nativity Theatre Association has performed Springfield’s Nativity Pageant. This year, the all-local cast performed one show to a packed house on Saturday, December 11. Friday’s performance was cancelled due to the storm that blanketed the area.  With...
  The 2021 Golden Ages Yearbook is now available! Each story comes from our popular Golden Ages articles which are published in the Springfield Advance-Press and written by Jeff Krueger. The stories in the magazine are expanded versions of those previously printed, with extra photographs along with...
Postal patrons have the opportunity to mail their Christmas cards and letters postmarked with a philatelic stamp from Springfield this holiday season.  All cards and letters bearing the pageant stamp will be mailed out on Friday, December 10. The postal pictorial stamp offered by the Springfield...
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat was scheduled to go on stage over the weekend.  Due to illnesses in the cast of the production, the decision was made to postpone the performances and reschedule at another date. Friday afternoon Artistic Director Cheryl Neidt and Superintendent...
The 2021 Give to the Max Day is set for tomorrow, November 18.  It is a day set aside, across the state of Minnesota, to show support with generous donations to thousands of non-profit organizations and schools across the state.   In the first decade of Give to the Max Day, 2009-2019, generous...
Local merchants are busily preparing for the upcoming Holiday Open House. Early in the planning stages, the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce sent out a survey to area businesses to see how they would like to celebrate the annual kickoff  of the holiday shopping season.  The majority of the...
Daylight Saving Time will end this coming Sunday morning, November 7 at 2:00 a.m.  Don’t forget to set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed Saturday evening or you will be an hour early for everything on Sunday! Daylight Saving Time in the United States starts on the second Sunday in...
Chris Rothmeier of CR Consulting and Design
Taking a construction design from a piece of paper to a finished product is very rewarding for Chris Rothmeier.   He recently started his own business incorporating that concept.  CR Consulting and Design is a new business in Springfield.  The business is set up in his home at 520 West Central and...

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