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52 Weekend Getaways

52 Weekend Getaways

Are you ready for an adventure? You don’t have to travel the globe to find one. All you need is a weekend and a plan.

Features

52 Weekend Getaways

52 Weekend Getaways

Are you ready for an adventure? You don’t have to travel the globe to find one. All you need is a weekend and a plan.

Departments

Brunch at Cantina Laredo

Brunch at Cantina Laredo

Mix Mexican flavors with brunch favorites, and you have a tasty Sunday morning meal at Cantina Laredo.

Maso Kitchen Bar

Maso Kitchen Bar

Nicola Gilardi’s new restaurant, Maso Kitchen Bar, might be just around the corner from his popular Italian eatery, but the décor and menu are light years apart.

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Our resident fashionista, Kaye Lee, espouses the benefits of a sassy little apron.

The New Harem & Company

The New Harem & Company

The much-loved designer labels and quality customer service of Springfield’s Harem & Company boutique now have a beautiful brand new home.

Nail Art Trends 2015

Nail Art Trends 2015

Nail art is back by popular demand, and the latest styles are all about the glam.

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

This super-durable, super-bright, super-fabulous paint is available at Baglady Boutique.

How to Wear It: Vintage

How to Wear It: Vintage

Want to pull off a bit of vintage glam but don’t know the trick? These savvy 417-land fashion pros are here to help.

Keeping Time

Keeping Time

Big, beautiful and always stylish, these eye-catching watches can be worn by both men and women.

Pack it Up

Pack it Up

Cozy, handy and ruggedly chic, these nine travel buddies are the perfect compliment to your Weekend Getaway.

Meet a staffer: Christy Kelly

Meet a staffer: Christy Kelly

On this page, we introduce you to one of the people who help make 417 Magazine happen. This month, meet 29-year-old Brand Coordinator Christy Kelly.

A Healthy Home

A Healthy Home

Mark NeSmith and Lela Panagides made their east Springfield home an eco-friendly oasis that comforts all the senses with all-natural products with the help of designer Gina McMurtrey.

Welcome Back to Cardinals Season

Welcome Back to Cardinals Season

All winter long we missed our baseball. We missed our Cardinals. We missed our evenings at Hammons Field. This month it all comes back, and we rounded up some of the best reasons to snag a ticket...

Marshfield MO

Marshfield MO

The quiet town of Marshfield is about to enjoy a boom of activity. Find out how it’s growing, and why you should pay it a visit this month.

Seven  Questions with Adam DeBacker

Seven Questions with Adam DeBacker

Inspired by a love for the kitchen and making people happy, 17-year-old chef Adam DeBacker has owned Truffles E Truffles for seven years, rolling more than 20,000 pieces of chocolaty goodness for...

52 Weekend Getaways

52 Weekend Getaways

Are you ready for an adventure? You don’t have to travel the globe to find one. All you need is a weekend and a plan.

How Poverty is Affecting Springfield’s Kids.

How Poverty is Affecting Springfield’s Kids.

Poverty affects much more than the amount of money in your pocket, especially when kids are concerned. But there is hope—and you can be the one who helps. We take a deeper look at the issue and...

20 Under 30 2015

20 Under 30 2015

The 2015 class of 20 Under 30 winners is filled with people who we know will do big things as their careers thrive. They have already done enough to make us plenty impressed.

The Origin of the Eggs

The Origin of the Eggs

Sunny Bunny Easter Eggs provides jobs for developmentally disabled men and women in Springfield and Easter eggs for millions.

 2015 SATO48

2015 SATO48

The SATO48 film contest celebrates its 10th year in 417-land, challenging local filmmakers to put together a masterpiece in just two days.

5 Best Things to do in April

5 Best Things to do in April

You’ve been holed up inside for way too long. This month, outdoor 417-land comes alive again, and we rounded up five must-do events that have been out of reach since last year.

 Stand-up Paddleboarding Yoga

Stand-up Paddleboarding Yoga

We try Stand-up Paddleboarding Yoga on dry land at Springfield’s Pure Hot Yoga studio.

Koriya's Bibimbap

Koriya's Bibimbap

Bibimbap is packed with a variety of tasty veggies, like kale, bean sprouts, zucchini, mushrooms and more.

The Coffee Ethic's Beer Flight

The Coffee Ethic's Beer Flight

The Coffee Ethic doesn't just serve coffee!