New Businesses Open on Bechtle Ave.

New businesses have opened on Bechtle Avenue recently. The latest are IHOP and Dick’s Sporting Goods. IHOP is located near Hobby Lobby and the Dollar Tree. Dick’s Sporting Goods is located in Bechtle Crossing with Kohl’s, Bed, Bath & Beyond and Marshall’s.

Spectra Jet Planned Expansion

Spectra Jet Planned Expansion

City leaders plan to lease space about two acres at the Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport to a jet repair firm as part of a long-term plan that could mean a new $3.5 million investment and a doubling of its workforce. The 45-year agreement allows Spectra Jet to...

Winans Chocolates and Coffees Coming Soon!

A Miami Valley chain that specializes in locally made chocolates and specialty coffee will open a location in downtown Springfield later this fall.

A retail space at 32 N. Fountain Ave. is currently being remodeled, and will open as a Winans Chocolates and Coffees with about eight to 10 employees, said co-owners Travis Van Voorhis and Chandi Shah. The store could be open as early as October.

EF Hutton Comes to Springfield

EF Hutton Comes to Springfield

EF Hutton America, a storied financial firm based in New York City, will move to downtown Springfield, bringing as many as 400 jobs over five years and investing about $22 million.

The financial services firm, initially founded in 1904, will also buy two prominent downtown properties — the former Credit Life Building and the State Theatre. Read on

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