Author: ERIN TIERNEY HEGGENSTALLER - [email protected]

Valley lends slow, steady salute on Memorial Day

Nine hundred sixty-eight in World War I. Three thousand, seven hundred fifty-seven in World War II. Two hundred and sixty-nine in the Korean War. Seven hundred and nine in Vietnam. Six in Desert Storm. Sixty-nine in Iraq.  Seventy-four in Afghanistan.  During Monday’s Memorial Day Celebration at the Springfield Veterans Plaza,[Read More…]

Chronicle awarded ‘Business of the Year’

Springfield Chamber honors business leaders, pillars of the community at annual banquet SPRINGFIELD – Springfield honored its own last week at a prestigious event, one that included The Chronicle earning “2022 Business of the Year” and former congressman Peter DeFazio earning “Distinguished Citizen of the Year.”  The Springfield Chamber’s 73rd[Read More…]

Sweat Equity: Habitat of Central Lane’s largest home development gaining momentum

SPRINGFIELD – Sandwiched between R and Q streets, development is underway for Habitat for Humanity of Central Lane’s largest home development in its 30-year history,  Fischer Village. “We are going for high density so we can build more homes on a single piece of property,” said John Aaron, construction project[Read More…]