Today In Sports History for March 20

...of unbeaten teams, Long Island U. defeats Loyola of Chicago 44-32 to win the National Invitation Tournament.1940 - Springfield College makes only eight of 63 shots from the field (12.7 percent) against Indiana, setting the NCAA Division I Men's...
Destinations for 2015

...Lonely Planet pronouncement may change that.THEME PARKSUniversal Studios Hollywood debuts two new attractions in 2015: Springfield, an immersive area opening in spring surrounding The Simpsons Ride, and Fast & Furious_Supercharged, a thrill ride opening...
Symphony conductor candidate Quinn prepares for his local debut

...of last season to take positions as music director and conductor for both the Topeka Symphony Orchestra in Kansas and the Springfield Symphony in Missouri. Like Pickett, who arrived to lead the Juneau Symphony two years after receiving his doctorate, Quinn...
Swofford transfers from Oak Hills Christian College

...Swofford, a 2012 JDHS graduate, has transferred from Minnesota's Oak Hills Christian College to Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Mo."After high school I never thought I would be playing college basketball," Swofford said. "I didn't get that...
Florence Abbie Anderegg Chapman

...Abbie traveled extensively before settling in a retirement community in Green Valley.Abbie was born on June 22, 1922 in Springfield, Vermont and grew up on a small farm before serving in WWII as a nurse, where she met her future husband, Jim Anderegg...
Illinois governor signs gay marriage bill, making it No. 16

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Gov. Pat Quinn on Wednesday signed a historic measure into...It's possible the measure will be voted on when lawmakers return to Springfield after the New Year, though they face a light schedule before the March...
Today In Sports History

JANUARY 201891 - The International YMCA in Springfield, Mass., is the site of the first official basketball game. Peach baskets were used, but it wasn't until 1905 that someone...
Sports on TV

...ESPN2 - Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, championship, Iona-Canisius winner vs. Manhattan-Quinnipiac winner, at Springfield, Mass.3 p.m., NBCSN - Colonial Athletic Association, championship, Delaware-Northeastern winner vs. Towson-William...
Pickett to lead final symphony concerts this weekend

...stepped down from his position with the North State Symphony in California, and is now conductor and music director of the Springfield Symphony in Missouri and the Topeka Symphony in Kansas. In an Empire interview last week, Pickett said his experience in...
Con brio: Pickett prepares for final symphony concert

...Symphony in California ? and taking up two new ones ? the Springfield Symphony in Missouri and the Topeka Symphony in Kansas...why you don't get noticed."The switch to Topeka and Springfield will bring new challenges. Both are professional, paid...


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