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Best New Restaurants

Best New Restaurants

This month, we’re celebrating the greatest new restaurants that have popped up in 417-land since early 2011.

Features

Star Light, Star Bright

Star Light, Star Bright

The STARS Foundation in Cabool brings the arts to children as young as 4, even those who cannot afford lessons. It’s building budding musicians, from tiny violin virtuosos to Carnegie Hall...

Departments

Drink of the Month: Ginger-Pineapple Mojito

Drink of the Month: Ginger-Pineapple Mojito

This refreshing beverage from Haruno Sushi Bar & Grill puts an Asian twist on the classic mojito.

That Lebanese Place

That Lebanese Place

That Lebanese Place, a food truck located on North Glenstone Avenue in Springfield, serves up quick dishes with a lot of flavorful flair.

5 Best BLTs in 417-land

5 Best BLTs in 417-land

It’s August in Missouri, and that means it’s prime time for ripe, juicy, fresh tomatoes. It’s one of our favorites tastes of summertime. And what better way to enhance the sweet taste of...

Yum of the Month: Pastrami Sandwich

Yum of the Month: Pastrami Sandwich

The Yum of the Month for August is the pastrami sandwich from J. Parrinos Queen City Deli.

Sisters in Thyme

Sisters in Thyme

Sisters in Thyme offers a small-but-yummy lunch menu, as well as freshly baked bread and a variety of locally made food products—all from a teeny little storefront on Commercial Street.

Best New Restaurants

Best New Restaurants

This month, we’re celebrating the greatest new restaurants that have popped up in 417-land since early 2011.

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye Lee, our go-to fashionista, shares what she’s wearing, reading and admiring this month.

Shoot for the Moon

Shoot for the Moon

Blue Moon Market offers shoppers an opportunity to find great pieces, many at less-than-expected prices.

Gorgeous Watches

Gorgeous Watches

We found gorgeous watches for men and women, all from local shops.

Gorgeous Watches

Gorgeous Watches

We found gorgeous watches for men and women, all from local shops.

What You're Buying: Notebook Computers

What You're Buying: Notebook Computers

Just in time for back to school, we learned the hottest selling notebooks for high school and college students who will soon be hitting the halls.

Star Light, Star Bright

Star Light, Star Bright

The STARS Foundation in Cabool brings the arts to children as young as 4, even those who cannot afford lessons. It’s building budding musicians, from tiny violin virtuosos to Carnegie Hall...

Fruits of Their Labor

Fruits of Their Labor

It used to be an apple farm. Now, it’s a vineyard. Viandel Vineyard produces six varieties of wine and offers both weekly tastings and the chance to get away with a glass or two in the heart of...

417 Magazine Restaurant Month

417 Magazine Restaurant Month

It’s finally here: 417 Magazine Restaurant Month. Read on to find out how you can take advantage of fine dining that won’t break the bank.

Dive Into Fun

Dive Into Fun

This month is your last chance to beat the heat with a splash in the pool. Whether it’s a great slide or the chance to ride some waves, 417-land pools have you and your whole family covered.

Shoot for the Moon

Shoot for the Moon

Blue Moon Market offers shoppers an opportunity to find great pieces, many at less-than-expected prices.

Meet a Staffer: Savannah Waszczuk

Meet a Staffer: Savannah Waszczuk

Every month, we introduce you to one of the people who work on 417 Magazine. This month, meet Savannah Waszczuk

Best New Restaurants

Best New Restaurants

This month, we’re celebrating the greatest new restaurants that have popped up in 417-land since early 2011.

Gourmet Grocer

Gourmet Grocer

Lampe couple Stephen and Mandy Hoffmann are keeping a specialty food store—and Branson West hotspot—alive and kicking.

Jennifer Conner and Dustin Yarbrough

Jennifer Conner and Dustin Yarbrough

September 9, 2011; Walnut Springs Farm, Marshfield

The World Beyond Crayons

The World Beyond Crayons

The Creamery Arts Center provides families with a chance to have fun together in creative new ways with its Free Art Days events.

Top Dentists 2012

Top Dentists 2012

Looking for a dentist for yourself and your family? This list is a great place to get started. The dentists on these pages were voted by their peers to be among the best, and they could be your...

Loving Homes For All

Loving Homes For All

Cherish Kids started as a chance encounter and has grown to an organization that connects adoption agencies with potential adoptive or foster parents, all with a goal to find homes for all of our...

Prep Team

Prep Team

Southwest Missouri’s newest prep school, School of the Ozarks, gets kids from multiple states ready for college—for free.

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye Lee, our go-to fashionista, shares what she’s wearing, reading and admiring this month.

Filling in the Gaps

Filling in the Gaps

Ninety-nine percent of all donations to the Ellis Fund go straight to local families of kids with cancer. Here’s your chance to help.

Yum of the Month: Pastrami Sandwich

Yum of the Month: Pastrami Sandwich

The Yum of the Month for August is the pastrami sandwich from J. Parrinos Queen City Deli.

Drink of the Month: Ginger-Pineapple Mojito

Drink of the Month: Ginger-Pineapple Mojito

This refreshing beverage from Haruno Sushi Bar & Grill puts an Asian twist on the classic mojito.