A new firehouse will replace a 53-year-old station that had long exceeded its usefulness.
Springfield Identity Project has pushed for a new design since 2017.
Issue’s passage will boost funding for public safety departments.
Jeffrey Allen, who worked as an independent contractor, is ordered to pay restitution and spend two years in prison.
The U.S. representative says he hopes to help Republicans take back control of the legislative body.
Abe McGull presses the city of Springfield to find solutions.
Robberson businesses and neighbors ‘at wits’ end’ from destructive actions of homeless population.
A proposal by the U.S. Department of Labor would reinstate a longstanding policy requiring restaurants to pay tipped workers full minimum wage when spending more than 20% of their time on “side work” – a restaurant term for tasks that don’t generate tips.
The five-county area’s figure was 4% in June, according to federal data.
Local officials say overwhelmed hospitals created their own capacity additions, negating the need for state assistance.
Company winners also are announced at a ceremony held at Oasis.
Missouri's treasurer seeks the office seat currently held by Nicole Galloway.
The chamber’s fourth-annual State of the State makes JQH Arena debut.
Businessperson Isreal Reel describes the scene outside his Itty & Boo’s Pipe Emporium.
The funds from the federal government are designed to prepare the incarcerated for the job force.
Supreme Court rules in favor of health insurance expansion.
Proposition S aims to bolster staffing and compensation for public safety departments.
Raleigh, North Carolina-based Advance Auto Parts opened its first store in Springfield; Natural Grocers made its Springfield debut; and a business owner with experience in the insurance, financial planning and digital marketing fields entered the restaurant industry.
Marc Thornsberry, a Senior Engineer at CJW, says he joined the company after working in the public sphere. He says CJW had a ton of experience working with the community, and putting their customer's and clients.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares helpful advice and cautionary tips about the importance of tracking cash flow for new or established businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Michael Smith and Chris Sawyer, COO and CEO of Next Level Solutions respectively, discuss how they keep their remote teams and offices in and out of country on the same page. Next Level Solutions was ranked #1 in the Springfield Business Journal's 2021 Dynamic Dozen.
John Oke-Thomas, architect and co-founder of minorities in business, responds to the accusation that minority businesses are only successful because of the priority they have received in lending. He says that if a business uses a loan well, it shows their worth.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares tips for entrepreneurs who are ready to seek funding. Some of her tips apply broadly; some target technology industry businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and startups, and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Hollie Elliott discusses common misconceptions about locating your business in a small town. She says that there are a lot of benefits that people may not consider.
Drawing on his own experience dynamically evolving his company and business model, Jim Meinsen discusses when and how you might need to draw on new technology. Jim and Debbie Meinsen are co-owners of TCI Graphics in Springfield.
John Oke-Thomas, longtime Springfield architect, discusses his philosophy on architecture. He says that future historians will be focused on the sustainability of our contemporary architecture.
Erin Hedlun, director of marketing and communications at Evangel University, says compassion is an important job skill. Hedlun says it is a component of what makes a leader.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, talks about the concepting that went behind the aesthetic of the business.