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417-Land Moms 2015

417-Land Moms 2015

In a world that’s jam-packed with mom critiques, mom judgment and mom competition, we’re taking a different road: We’re celebrating moms.

Features

Best Dressed 2015

Best Dressed 2015

This year’s Best Dressed men and women are full of confidence and a style all their own.

417-Land Moms 2015

417-Land Moms 2015

In a world that’s jam-packed with mom critiques, mom judgment and mom competition, we’re taking a different road: We’re celebrating moms.

Departments

City Butcher and Barbecue

City Butcher and Barbecue

City Butcher and Barbecue is simple in the very best way, churning out top-notch meat with no frills.

Lucky J Steakhouse & Arena

Lucky J Steakhouse & Arena

When it comes to dinner and a show, few do it better than Lucky J Steakhouse & Arena in Carthage.

Vintage Style

Vintage Style

Resident fashionista, Kaye Lee, heads to Relics Antique Mall to shop for vintage clothing and accessories.

Arts & Letters: Downtown Springfield

Arts & Letters: Downtown Springfield

Meganne Rosen O’Neal and Laura Provance are the creative geniuses behind Arts & Letters: Downtown Springfield’s one-of-a-kind art gallery-boutique hybrid that offers classes in foreign...

White Out

White Out

We love our winter whites so much that we’re carrying them into spring. Use these bright pops of white to add some wow to your wardrobe.

Glamorous Wash Review

Glamorous Wash Review

You know how the internet can make you want things you never thought you’d want? Sometimes, the internet is right.

Doing Denim

Doing Denim

Everyone’s favorite baby blues are hitting the runway with an extra dash of pizzazz, and 417-land boutiques are right on trend as they stock their shelves with the latest denim trends to hit the...

Become a Regular

Become a Regular

Have fun with your kids all year long (and save a little money while you do it) by signing up for memberships, clubs and season passes at lots of local businesses and attractions.

Meet a Staffer: Jami Wightman

Meet a Staffer: Jami Wightman

On this page, we introduce you to one of the people who help make 417 Magazine happen. This month, meet one of our ad sales representatives, 38-year-old Jami Wightman.

A Two-Week Tour of India

A Two-Week Tour of India

Our writer shares where to stay, what to eat, and how to get around this deliciously dizzying country. Read on, and find inspiration to plan your own trip to India. By Anne Roderique-Jones

Kids Eat Free 2015

Kids Eat Free 2015

Find a reason to celebrate with your kid and get them a great meal for a great price at 417-land restaurants every day of the week.

Five Questions with Amy Vaughan

Five Questions with Amy Vaughan

An occupational therapist uses nearly two decades of expertise to create a book that can give every parent the tools they need to help their kids thrive both in school and out.

Women’s  Entrepreneurship Symposium 2015

Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium 2015

The Edward Jones Center for Entrepreneurship at Drury University is hosting its seventh annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium to help local innovators find the tools they need to succeed.

Giggle Box Project

Giggle Box Project

The Giggle Box Project brings fun and laughter to kids in the hospital.

Best Dressed 2015

Best Dressed 2015

This year’s Best Dressed men and women are full of confidence and a style all their own.

The Teeth of the Souls

The Teeth of the Souls

Steve Yates’ newest novel looks back on life in Springfield right after the Civil War through the eyes of a couple lost in love.

Getaway to Lawrence, Kansas

Getaway to Lawrence, Kansas

Get ready for a weekend of global eats, live shows and plenty of Jayhawk excitement.

417-Land Moms 2015

417-Land Moms 2015

In a world that’s jam-packed with mom critiques, mom judgment and mom competition, we’re taking a different road: We’re celebrating moms.

Back to Business

Back to Business

The Ozark Chamber of Commerce is putting its know-how into a business incubator that helps budding companies get up and running.

Mint and Dark Chocolate Custard Bar

Mint and Dark Chocolate Custard Bar

These yummy custard bars also come in vanilla, salted caramel, chocolate and coffee flavors.

The Downstreamer

The Downstreamer

A handful of liquors meets a plethora of sweet flavors in this massive cocktail.