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Top Doctors 2014

Top Doctors 2014

Our annual Top Doctors list features hundreds of our region’s top physicians, as chosen by their peers.

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5 Best Guacamoles

5 Best Guacamoles

We rounded up our five favorite bowls of guacamole from local eateries—just in time for Cinco de Mayo.

Aviary Creperie and Patisserie

Aviary Creperie and Patisserie

Aviary Creperie and Patisserie serves up the menu you love from the original Aviary location, plus French pastries that will ruin your willpower.

Louie Cupcake

Louie Cupcake

Available during the Springfield Cardinals season from The Cup.

Gourmet Soufflé

Gourmet Soufflé

Intimidated by the idea of baking a soufflé, the ultimate fancy-pants dessert? A new locally created instant soufflé makes it easier for non-pros to whip up the treat at home.

The Tower Club Review

The Tower Club Review

We revisited the Tower Club, one of Springfield’s most exclusive fine dining restaurants, for an elegant evening complete with delectable food.

Kaye's Fashion Forward

Kaye's Fashion Forward

This month I was ready for a makeup refresher, so I took a temporary detour from shopping for clothes and shoes and shifted my attention to shopping for the latest makeup trends for the season.

Aesthetics Home

Aesthetics Home

With a huge variety of reclaimed and refurbished furniture for sale, Aesthetics Home on Springfield’s Commercial Street is a great place to shop for one-of-a-kind home décor.

Mom’s Time to Shine

Mom’s Time to Shine

Our hardworking moms can always use a little more sparkle in their lives. This year you can skip the flowers and give her something that will remind her of your love for years to come.

Missouri is Awesome

Missouri is Awesome

Show your home state some love with Missouri is Awesome swag from Five Pound Apparel that says it all.

Lavare Spa Oxygen Facial

Lavare Spa Oxygen Facial

The oxygen facial at Lavare Spa can give you that Hollywood glow without the dreaded redness of its cousin microdermabrasion.

New York Southern Style

New York Southern Style

Sheramie Shore introduced 417-land to an exclusive line of clothing and a heavy dose of Southern charm.

The Boyfriend Jean

The Boyfriend Jean

Never doubt your style prowess again when it comes to the fashionable and edgy boyfriend jeans. Just use these tips for how to rock this runway must-have.

Kentucky Derby Style

Kentucky Derby Style

Hit your Kentucky Derby party in style with perfectly proper dresses and dashing outfits for the guys.

12 Questions with Ashton Lewis

12 Questions with Ashton Lewis

Meet the master brewer at Springfield Brewing Company.

Parting Shot

Parting Shot

A Cowboy at Sunrise by Laine Smith

Meet a Staffer

Meet a Staffer

Every month we introduce you to one of the people who work at 417 Magazine. This month, meet the newest member of our art department, Brandon Alms.

Adult Gymnastics

Adult Gymnastics

Although she was more than a bit rusty on her cartwheels, senior editor Savannah Waszczuk tried out an adult women’s gymnastic class.

Girls’-Night-Out  Workouts

Girls’-Night-Out Workouts

We’ve rounded up a variety of workouts you and your best girl friends can enjoy together.

Top Doctors 2014

Top Doctors 2014

Our annual Top Doctors list features hundreds of our region’s top physicians, as chosen by their peers.

Exploring Amish Town

Exploring Amish Town

Take a mini road trip to Lead Mine, a quaint Amish community packed with lovely scenery, fresh produce for sale, homemade wood furniture and a darling bakery for nabbing a few sweets.

Every Child Promise

Every Child Promise

Dana Carroll and Every Child Promise have taken on a huge mission—and it’s making a profound impact on local children and the community as a whole.

Quick Critic

Quick Critic

30-Second Reviews

D.I.Y. Dollhouses

D.I.Y. Dollhouses

Furnish your kids’ playroom with a one-of-a-kind custom dollhouse, created by you. We found tips for a simple built-in option and a full-blown designer dollhouse.

ArtWorks Summer Program

ArtWorks Summer Program

The ArtWorks summer program from Springfield Public Schools lets kids get hands-on in different kinds of performing and visual arts.

Stay Fit at the Office

Stay Fit at the Office

Stuck at your desk all day? A few basic stretches can help you stay alert.

Lovely Living

Lovely Living

Looking to downsize, Interior Designer Cindy Love transformed a dated home in east Springfield into a mid-century modern masterpiece.

Louie Cupcake

Louie Cupcake

Available during the Springfield Cardinals season from The Cup.

Doozy! Double IPA

Doozy! Double IPA

The latest brew to hit the kegs at Mother’s Brewing Company is a boozy, hop-tastic beer.