What is Springfield?

  • (noun): Capital of the state of Illinois.
    Synonyms: capital of Illinois
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on springfield:

Knowledge Corridor - History - Complementary Strengths
... For decades after the decline of New England manufacturing, Hartford and Springfield competed for similar businesses ... During the early 1990s, a former Springfield mayor even went so far as to launch a campaign for Hartford businesses to "leave Hartford behind" for Springfield ... corporate headquarters, government district, and relatively wider main thoroughfares, while Springfield is being defined as the Knowledge Corridor's recreational center, with ...
Knowledge Corridor
... in Western Massachusetts (also known as Hartford-Springfield or the Hartford-Springfield Metropolitan Area) ... The term was initially used primarily by groups such as the Hartford-Springfield Economic Partnership to foster an economic, cultural, and civic partnership ... miles (38.5 km) apart, however, Hartford's and Springfield's efforts to cooperate have long been hampered by state border issues, beginning with a lawsuit in 1638 ...
Second Battle Of Springfield - Aftermath
... impacted Marmaduke's chance for success at Springfield ... Springfield continued to remain an important supply and medical center for the Union army in the West ... markers have recently been placed throughout downtown Springfield at the important sites of the battle ...
A Tale Of Two Springfields - Plot
... Marge explains that the phone company has introduced a new area code to Springfield ... Homer is declared mayor of New Springfield after rejecting the Arizona Cardinals and tensions immediately arise between the two towns ... Olde Springfield businesses begin discriminating against customers from New Springfield, and condescending to them on the nightly news ...
Springfield, Vermont - Notable People - Sites of Interest
... Eureka Schoolhouse (1790) Hartness Mansion (1903-1904) Springfield Art Historical Society and Miller Art Center The Stellafane National Historic Landmark ...

More definitions of "Springfield":

  • (noun): A city and manufacturing center in southwestern Massachusetts on the Connecticut River.
  • (noun): A city of southwestern Missouri.

Famous quotes containing the word springfield:

    Perhaps you have forgotten me. Dont [sic] you remember a long black fellow who rode on horseback with you from Tremont to Springfield nearly ten years ago, swimming your horses over the Mackinaw on the trip? Well, I am that same one fellow yet.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)