Life & Accent

From the pantry: Cucumber makes for a refreshing summer sip

North Liberty plans to start a Penn Landing farmers market

First market to be held August 3 through October 26

Health

MedQuarter transformation continues in Cedar Rapids

Master plan outlines improvements, development potential for area

Health and business leaders are moving ahead with plans to transform a 55-block area of Cedar Rapids just above downtown that encompasses Mercy...

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Food

Everybody eats: Enjoy taste of Harry Potter’s world

‘The Wizarding World of Harry Potter!”

That’s what was shouted, by me, several months ago when my husband asked for...

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People and Places

Kalona resident to share stories from recent trip to Iran

Group hopes to continue discussion on topics of peace

Corben Boshart is hoping to continue a dialogue that started more than 6,000 miles from his hometown of Kalona.

Boshart traveled to Qom,...

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Books

Mt. Vernon celebrates new Little Free Library

Community encouraging exchange of free books

‘Little Mercies’: Readers will likely grant author mercy over missteps

Hoopla

Iowa Theatre Artists Company readying final season in renovated space

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