Dec 18, 2009
The recession has hit another Springfield business stalwart. Paul Mueller Company laid off roughly 200 production workers on Thursday, according to information provided by an unnamed employee to Springfield Business Journal's media partner, KSPR-TV.
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Dec 18, 2009
Springfield area manufacturer Buckhorn Inc. has announced plans to create 80 new jobs with plans to hire over half the employees immediately. This expansion at Buckhorn in Springfield is a result of an increase in business and a consolidation of the company’s plants with production from ...read full article »
Dec 17, 2009
Springfield's Central and Parkview high schools have been named to U.S. News and World Report's America's 2009 Best High Schools list.
This is the third consecutive year that Central has been recognized by the report and this year, it was named a Silver Medal School among only six other high ...read full article »
Dec 15, 2009
If you want to get into an interesting argument with business owners, and even make them sweat a bit, ask them this question: Why don’t they open their books to their employees? To many, if not most, owners, this idea sounds insane. But to a growing movement of companies, it’s the only ...read full article »