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POWERBALL Jackpot IS Growing For Saturday

 The holidays are just about here! Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years  all the holidays will take lots of money for presents! Don’t forget we have to dole out for TAXES too! Ugh. Where will the money come from? You could win a “windfall!”  Someone has to win the “Powerball Lottery Jackpot,” why not you?  How awesome would $190 Million dollars be in your bank account?! It would be a dream come…


Holiday Activities This Weekend for The Family

WEEKEND UPDATE FOR November 19-21 FRIDAY Christmas Lights of Ozark begins at 5pm at Finley River Park.  The light display runs thru December 31. Driving through is free, though donations are accepted at the end Lights are open from 5PM to 10PM Sun-Thursday, and 5PM-11PM Friday and Saturday. FEZ tival of Trees is this weekend and next weekend at the Shrine Mosque.  Admission is 5 bucks check the…


On Angels’ Wings Open House Drop-in Event

On Angels’ Wings seeks to improve the mental health and wellness of families with medically fragile children (regardless of race, ethnicity, class status or orientation) through therapeutic photography and grief recovery services. At this (free) drop-in/come-and-go event, come take a look at the new On Angels’ Wings building, complete with meeting space and two studios. Attendees will receive a…


14th Annual Ozark Craft Festival

Fuel your Christmas feels and get some of those gifts crossed off the list, too! The Ozark Craft Festival is happening tomorrow and Saturday. You can shop the come out to the parade on Saturday! 14th Annual Cosmopolitan Club Craft Fair. Proceeds from booth rentals will benefit local children’s causes. Friday 11am to 6pm Saturday 9am to 3pm Handcrafted items. FREE admission. The O.C. at 1530 W.…


New Business in 417!

A new brick and mortar headquarters is set for “On Angels Wings” its located in the Meadow Lark Place at 1440 E. Lark.  On Angels’ Wings recently formed an alliance with Lost & Found Grief Center to expand grief recovery services in the Springfield community. Welcome On Angels Wings.


KSMU Trivia Night

Need to get out of the house this evening? Grab some friends and exercise your mind. KSMU-Ozarks Public Radio, in partnership with Springfield Brewing Company, present KSMU Trivia Night TONIGHT – Thursday, November 18th from 6-9pm – hosted by Trivia Masters Lauryl Wagoner and Kyle Jeffries! Put together your team of 2-5 people and join your fellow public radio nerds to flex your brain muscles…


What Food’s Are Ok For Dogs on Thanksgiving?

We love our furry friends and sometimes we just want them to enjoy some holiday food like we do. However, there are some foods that we shouldn’t give our dogs. Here is a list that are “no no’s” for puppy. Not safe for pets Turkey bones, skin, and gravy Stuffing Casseroles Mashed potatoes Creamed peas Chocolate, cookies, pies, and sweets (especially anything containing xylitol) Alcoholic…


What’s NEW in 417?

Check out this brand new restaurant in Springfield!    If you love CHICKEN – you will love, “Smoked 417 Chicken and More!” Sandwiches, chicken and waffles, nuggets, strips, minis, and so much more!  Smoked 417 Chicken opens 9 am to 10 at 603 S. Kimbrough… dine in or take out- Welcome! 


Discovery Center’s Indoor Winter Wonderland

 Discovery Center Springfield 438 East Saint Louis Street,,Springfield,65806,US Tickets · $20 You and your family can take in an indoor winter wonderland of gorgeous decorated holiday trees! Get into with the holiday spirit as you walk through the indoor winter wonderland with themed trees and decor. Light refreshments will be served. *Please note this event is separate…


Houseplant How-To

Houseplants are awesome, if you know what you’re doing. Avoid a dried up plant and learn how to spruce up your home with this how-to on houseplants. Let Emma Fear, owner of The Plant Room, teach you how to care for their needs so they can thrive. No registration required. Springfield Botanical Gardens at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park 2400 S Scenic Ave, Springfield, MO 65807-3220, United…