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Our Great Lakes

Our Great Lakes

89 ways to enjoy the life aquatic in 417-land

Features

10 Most Beautiful Women 2012

10 Most Beautiful Women 2012

Meet the 20 women who were chosen as finalists to compete in the 417 Magazine 10 Most Beautiful Women contest.

Departments

The Buzz Coffee Shop

The Buzz Coffee Shop

The Buzz Redux extends a morning coffee shop’s hours—and expands its menu to include tasty bistro dinner fare.

Drink of the Month: Ginger Shot

Drink of the Month: Ginger Shot

A healthy, fresh and fun way to keep your energy level high.

Harbell's Grill & Sports Bar

Harbell's Grill & Sports Bar

A little sports bar and grill on Park Central West offers some pretty tasty food for downtown Springfield bar-hoppers, sports spectators or anyone looking for a great rib-sticking meal.

Seven Good Things

Seven Good Things

These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds and made us rave. They are ranked by level of yumminess.

The Red Poppy Boutique

The Red Poppy Boutique

Tucked inside an old house in Nixa, The Red Poppy Boutique offers bright, bold clothing and accessories to 417-land shoppers.

Stylish Lake Attire for the Summer

Stylish Lake Attire for the Summer

Stylish lake-side gear from your favorite 417-land shops

Stylish Lake Attire for the Summer

Stylish Lake Attire for the Summer

Stylish lake-side gear from your favorite 417-land shops

10 Most Beautiful Women 2012

10 Most Beautiful Women 2012

Meet the 20 women who were chosen as finalists to compete in the 417 Magazine 10 Most Beautiful Women contest.

2012 St. Jude Dream Home

2012 St. Jude Dream Home

See the 2012 St. Jude Dream Home, located in southeast Springfield’s Olde Ivy development, and learn how you can take a chance to win it.

50 Years of Tent Theatre

50 Years of Tent Theatre

It’s been 50 years since the first show headlined Missouri State University’s Tent Theatre. This year, check out the show-stopping lineup that both recognizes the past and looks to the future.

Springfield's Trivia Nights

Springfield's Trivia Nights

Do you think you’ve got what it takes? Put your smarts to the test at one of Springfield’s trivia nights.

No Smoking

No Smoking

What You're Buying: Outdoor Cooking Gear

What You're Buying: Outdoor Cooking Gear

This month, we ask several local stores what the top-selling grilling and camp cooking accessories are.

Orchids in Bloom

Orchids in Bloom

The College of the Ozarks creates a Garden of Eden with its extensive McDade Orchid Collection. Find out how you can see it for yourself.

The Nude Foodie

The Nude Foodie

It’s Grace Rybarczyk’s job to help people learn how to clean up their eating.

Art at the Fair

Art at the Fair

Kids and their parents have the chance to show off their skills with a bit of artsy competition.

Life in Kimberling City

Life in Kimberling City

Kimberling City dates back to the 1970s. But the small town’s roots go much deeper, and include wagons, campgrounds, a ferry and lots of lake time. Hear more about it from the people who know it...

Our Great Lakes

Our Great Lakes

89 ways to enjoy the life aquatic in 417-land

Aqua Tone Classes at DiVentures

Aqua Tone Classes at DiVentures

A 417 Magazine staffer tries Aqua Tone classes at DiVentures in Nixa. What’d he discover? Well, this isn’t your grandma’s water aerobics.

Fighting AIDS

Fighting AIDS

The AIDS Project of the Ozarks provides medical care, case management, counseling and more to 417-landers who are living with HIV and AIDS.

Meet a Staffer: Megan Wagler

Meet a Staffer: Megan Wagler

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

Brett Stiles & Ashley Combs

Brett Stiles & Ashley Combs

February 25, 2012; 425 Downtown, Springfield

Drink of the Month: Ginger Shot

Drink of the Month: Ginger Shot

A healthy, fresh and fun way to keep your energy level high.