The decision is expected to cost the company millions of dollars.
The U.S. senator is MSU's Bronze Bear recipient, and the Hamra Enterprises businessperson receives the Key to the City.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking & finance, health care, hospitality, insurance, law, manufacturing and sales & marketing.
Chair John Goodman says "thousands and thousands of small gifts” were key.
Organizers expect roughly 1,000 high school students at first-time event held at OTC.
Sarah Walters will oversee ministry intelligence and research for the nonprofit.
Eight local real estate agents will engage in leadership development programming.
CEO Krystal Simon discusses expansion plans for the nonprofit during SBJ's 12 People You Need to Know series.
SBJ interviews the soon-to-be new owner of Essential Yoga Studio.
Teams are more aware of the impact mental wellness has on their employees and their productivity.
The arts are often praised as a conduit for beauty, communication and connection. But local arts administrators say they’re also an economic draw.
Drew Lewis Foundation launches program through NAP grant.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking & finance, education and nonprofit.
For people with disabilities, the unemployment rate – that is, the percentage of people who are actively looking for work – is typically twice that of those without disabilities, suggesting employers might find the workers they need if they broaden their view of potential hires.
Atlanta-based Chicken Salad Chick made its Springfield debut; husband and wife Garrett and Rose Cochran opened Heirloom Candle Bar; and mobile eatery Girldad BBQ LLC was launched.