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Cheap Eats

Cheap Eats

Cheap eats. There’s a certain level of excitement that surrounds these two words when they’re used together. There’s the thrill of finding a terrific meal for an affordable price. There’s...

Features

Kids Eat Free

Kids Eat Free

When you're out with the kids, score a deal on dinner at these local restaurants that offer free (or almost free) specials.

Best Dressed 2013

Best Dressed 2013

The perfect ensemble can do some pretty powerful things: instill confidence, make you look ten pounds lighter and even help you land a dream job. And while several worship-worthy outfits can be...

Departments

Review: Relic's Antique Mall Tea Room

Review: Relic's Antique Mall Tea Room

Tucked away in a wonder world of antiques, the Relics Antique Mall Tea Room serves up tasty quiche, sandwiches and a variety of iced and hot teas.

Kimchi Fried Rice

Kimchi Fried Rice

This sizzling dish packs the heat and flavor.

Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant

Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant

Springfield’s second Indian restaurant is serving up a full buffet at lunchtime and an enormous menu at dinnertime.

Sashimi de Carne at Argentina Steakhouse

Sashimi de Carne at Argentina Steakhouse

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

A Caffeinated Love Affair

A Caffeinated Love Affair

The Chocolate Espresso Martini at Caldone’s Restaurant in Joplin melts our hearts with its chocolaty-goodness.

Cheap Eats

Cheap Eats

Cheap eats. There’s a certain level of excitement that surrounds these two words when they’re used together. There’s the thrill of finding a terrific meal for an affordable price. There’s...

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye Lee, our go-to fashionista, shares a few key pieces and tips to help you look slim and sexy.

The Stylish Nomad

The Stylish Nomad

Nomad, one of Springfield’s newest stores, brings clothing, accessories, furniture and more to the downtown shopping scene.

To Splurge or To Save

To Splurge or To Save

No matter your budget, 417-land shops offer the best of both wardrobe worlds. From haute, high-end apparel to affordable fashion steals, find the perfect ensemble that fits your style as well as...

Pasta With a Kick

Pasta With a Kick

Inspired by a dish at a former Springfield restaurant, Rhonda Kauble created a moderately spicy, super-indulgent pasta dish that has everyone coming back for seconds.

Caught in the Webb

Caught in the Webb

Just a stone’s throw away from Joplin, Webb City has managed to hold on to its small town charm and identity with ghost stories abounding and a football team that reigns supreme.

Lucky Paws

Lucky Paws

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a feast benefiting the Humane Society.

Quick Trip: Willkommen  in Hermann

Quick Trip: Willkommen in Hermann

Welcome to Hermann, a small town with roots steeped in German culture and history. Plan a laid-back weekend getaway to this sleepy settlement to enjoy a wine-filled agenda, plenty of sausage...

Nonna's Italian Cafe Cooking Class

Nonna's Italian Cafe Cooking Class

The 417 Magazine Cooking Class series highlights the best local chefs and their creations. On the following pages, you’ll find recipes for the four-course dinner that Chef Peter Tinson of...

Review: Relic's Antique Mall Tea Room

Review: Relic's Antique Mall Tea Room

Tucked away in a wonder world of antiques, the Relics Antique Mall Tea Room serves up tasty quiche, sandwiches and a variety of iced and hot teas.

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye Lee, our go-to fashionista, shares a few key pieces and tips to help you look slim and sexy.

Real Life, Real Complicated

Real Life, Real Complicated

Springfield author W.D. Blackmon’s novel, Blood and Milk: A Novel in Stories, takes readers into the mind of a woman who is simply doing the best she can.

Rolling Through the Woods

Rolling Through the Woods

The new Outlaw Run coaster at Silver Dollar City is changing how people see wooden roller coasters, and you can ride it yourself this month.

Kids Eat Free

Kids Eat Free

When you're out with the kids, score a deal on dinner at these local restaurants that offer free (or almost free) specials.

Barre Hopping

Barre Hopping

417 Magazine Lifestyle Editor, Savannah Waszczuk, tries out barre, one of the most popular fitness programs in the country.

What You're Buying: Cars

What You're Buying: Cars

Ready to buy a new car? We talked to a handful of 417-land dealerships to find out their best-selling vehicles.

Lauren Fulp & Stuart Lipscomb

Lauren Fulp & Stuart Lipscomb

MAY 19, 2012; First and Calvary Presbyterian, Springfield

Generation Next

Generation Next

Branson High School student Riley Banks takes a yearly trip to Africa to dispense necessities to kids in need.

House of Styles

House of Styles

A carefully crafted combination of French country, Old World and Italian styles brings beauty and comfort to Rob and Karen Lieurance’s home.

More MaMa

More MaMa

A new MaMa Jean’s Natural Market location is scheduled to open at the end of this month.

The Stylish Nomad

The Stylish Nomad

Nomad, one of Springfield’s newest stores, brings clothing, accessories, furniture and more to the downtown shopping scene.

Meet a Staffer: Ettie Berneking

Meet a Staffer: Ettie Berneking

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

Just a  Click  Away

Just a Click Away

A new website allows 417-landers to donate to local charitable projects.

Kimchi Fried Rice

Kimchi Fried Rice

This sizzling dish packs the heat and flavor.

A Caffeinated Love Affair

A Caffeinated Love Affair

The Chocolate Espresso Martini at Caldone’s Restaurant in Joplin melts our hearts with its chocolaty-goodness.