The Best Place to Live

Our bud Jeff Houghton, the guy who hosts the Emmy-winning show The Mystery Hour, has made it official: Bear Village is the Best Place to Live in America. Jeff and his videographer, Austin Wood, recently took a tour through one of our apartments. Here, in less than two minutes, is what he found. Enjoy. Share with friends. Tell the world. [...]

Houghton in the House

Jeff Houghton is the host of The Mystery Hour, Springfield's Emmy winning variety show. And go figure, he shows up at Bear Village with a cameraman. So what's he doing here? We'll tell you soon. Let's just say he's helping put BV in a whole new light. You'll like it! In the meantime, visit The Mystery Hour's Facebook page and [...]

A Healthier You

A new health and wellness center opens soon at Missouri State University. It will more than double the size of the old center and offer: A women’s health center Sports medicine clinic Drive-through pharmacy An immediate care clinic Mental health counseling services Expanded hours (some evening and weekend times) Read more about it here.

Tasty Free Food Friday!

Your Springfield experience is not complete until you've had Casper's chili. People in the loop know to go inside the weird quonset hut on West Walnut for the best bowl of local chili. WE ARE BRINGING CASPER'S TO YOU. Free Food Friday, March 2, 4:30 p.m. Come to the BV Clubhouse for walking tacos featuring Casper's chili. Come and get [...]

Things To Do

End of February means we're that much closer to spring. And it means the Ozarks is waking up from winter. More and more stuff to do with each new week. Here's a sampling of what up, courtesy of the convention & visitors bureau: •FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK is Friday, March 1. Downtown, starting at 6 p.m. •RELICS has a big [...]