The Pew Research Center conducted a survey earlier this year that found half of working parents of children younger than 12 said it was somewhat or very difficult to handle child care responsibilities.
Andrew Doolittle received unanimous recommendation from a council committee.
Dr. Keith Butvilas is scheduled to start Dec. 1 at the Bolivar health care system.
For 23 years, Springfield Business Journal has honored women for their professional and civic accomplishments and contributions.
Bird begins offering rentals as the transportation option picks up in the Queen City.
An in-house executive promotion also is made for the nonprofit's Southwest Region operations.
The other MSAs in Missouri follow suit, according to latest government data.
Amanda Estes is promoted as its former leader joins another Simon property.
Diagnostic Thinking CEO Dina Readinger recommends giving employees reasons to stay.
View a photo gallery of the event, which recognized the business and civic achievement of 20 men.
The retired CoxHealth CEO starts his term on Sept. 1.
Jared Alexander is promoted to succeed the retiring Lisa Farmer.
Replacement process will continue into 2023, officials say.
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.