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Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week starts Wednesday

Looking for a delicious lunch or dinner option? Restaurant Week, which begins Wednesday and continues through March 5, is a great chance to try out a ...

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Food pantries in the Corridor report increased use

CEDAR RAPIDS - Area food pantry officials say they are seeing more people take more food more frequently, while at the same time, in some cases, food ...

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Chalk the Walk to feature giant “Dugout”

MOUNT VERNON - Norman Rockwell's famous Saturday Evening Post cover #x201c;Dugout#x201d; has been selected as the centerpiece for Mount Vernon's Chalk ...

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Jelani Cobb, expert on race in America to speak at Coe College

CEDAR RAPIDS - With a backdrop of how issues of race impact the current political climate in the United States, Jelani Cobb says he plans to discuss h ...

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Bonnie Schmelzer

Bonnie Schmelzer 4/25/46 - 1/20/17 The family of Bonnie Schmelzer would like to thank all the people who gave flowers, food, memorials, cards and phone calls. We all miss her very much. The Schmelzer Family

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Seidl - McDonald

Seidl - McDonald Mark and Anne Seidl of Cedar Rapids announce the engagement of their daughter, Amelia Louise Seidl, to Jacob Benjamin ...

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The benefits of dirt for children

Kids should be spending less time staring at screens and more time getting grubby in the dirt. So says Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein, author of "The Dirt C ...

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New organization offers Johnson County seniors tools to age in place

IOWA CITY - Susan Shullaw is a spry 65-year-old with her own strategic communications firm and a beloved home in Iowa City's Northside neighborhood. B ...

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Happy BIrthday Phyllis Ammeter!

Happy Birthday Phyllis Ammeter! This sports fan is celebrating 85 seasons on February 24th! Send cheers to: 2416 Bever Ave. SE Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

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Review - ‘Notes on the Assemblage’

Juan Felipe Herrera was named the Library of Congress Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry in 2015 and was reappointed in 2016. He is the 21st Poet Laur ...

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Three Big Birthdays in February

Three Big Birthdays in February Wendy Ecker Martin (right) turns 60 on Feb. 21 Carol Ecker, Wendy's evil stepmother (left) turned 75 on Feb. 17 Galileo Galilei turns 453 on Feb. 24

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Happy 80th Birthday Jack Waybill!

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60th Wedding Anniversary

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Kyle Sauser 8/3/2000 - 2/20/2009

Kyle Sauser 8/3/2000 2/20/2009 We miss your laugh and smile And the way it lit up a room. You brought such joy to so many hear ...

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Thank You

Thank You The Tannehill and Burkhart families would like to thank our many friends and family members for the outpouring of support f ...

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