Longtime grilling hobbyists made a professional pivot with the opening of The Grill Guys of Missouri LLC; new ownership took over personal training business Big Time Results; and friends and first-time business owners Kathryn Barber and Madi Sheppard launched Ozark Mountain Hydration.
For many with home-based businesses, it’s a no-brainer: Working out of the home is economical and convenient. For some on Springfield City Council, it’s a slippery slope toward changing the character of residential neighborhoods.
Taj Suleyman says leaders must be intentional about diversity, equity and inclusion.
Sean Barnhill debuts Gents Glow to provide self-care products.
The Hive will serve as a career launch pad for people with developmental disabilities.
Ex-cop finds meaning through leatherwork at Grimbeard Leather.
A pair of military veterans with an interest in cigars opened Tabak Co. LLC; CoxHealth’s first “super clinic” in Springfield opened; and Quarters Arcade & Boba Bar got its start in Ozark.
Crista Hogan and Rachel Anderson are scheduled to be recognized during a ceremony in March.
Jamie Ray Gragg seeks the position held by embattled Rep. Tricia Derges.
Attention turns to organic foods and supplements in wake of global health crisis.
A new player in the tabletop gaming scene emerged in Nixa; an entrepreneur teamed with his wife and a family friend to open Lake and Bake Pizza; and the first medical marijuana dispensary in the Table Rock Lake area opened.
They said it. We're reporting it. Fourteen industry forecasts lead the way into 2022.
Blu Skies Studio relocates but music and art remain major themes in the life of owner Phillip Burmood.
Little Rock, Arkansas-based Encore Bank opened its first Springfield branch; Fitness ER LLC, which repairs, installs and sells used and refurbished commercial fitness equipment, relocated; and mattress manufacturer iSense relocated its Springfield headquarters.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking and finance, consulting, government and health care.
The figure rises to $11.15 per hour, with a jump to $12 scheduled in 2023.
SBJ interviews the Missouri Court of Appeals Southern District judge.