Iowa teens taking part in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

CEDAR RAPIDS - Two dancers from Independence will take part in Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York.

In the spring, Jackie H ... »

Home of influential UI bridge engineer to be restored

A historic Iowa City home is being restored with help from a recent Iowa Department of Natural Resources grant.

The department recently awar ... »

Tripoli man recognized for work

Brandon Mason says he has learned many new things via his work with those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

#x201c;We have a ... »

Veterans Day celebrations all over the Corridor


. Take part in a Veterans Day celebration at noon Wednesday near the Stewart Memorial Library on the Coe College campus. Join ot ... »

Student championing ‘Cards for Courage’

Coe College junior Nina Wilson wants members of the military to know that she and others in the community are thinking of them.

So Wilson, wh ... »

Freedom Rock on display in Solon

SOLON - Johnson County has received its very own Freedom Rock.

Artist Ray #x201c;Bubba#x201d; Sorenson finished painting the large boulder on ... »

West High senior passionate about serving those with special needs

For as long as she can remember, Kailin Lust has been enthusiastic about serving young people with special needs.

While attending Northwest ... »

New talk show features I.C. guests

Iowa City residents have the chance to hear from local newsmakers every week, courtesy of a new talk show.

Local author Joseph Dobrian began ... »

House of Hope getting new look

CEDAR RAPIDS - Kim Wallace, a longtime House of Hope volunteer, has taken the helm at the faith-based interdenominational ministry.

The organ ... »

New organization LET’s Center lets locals dabble in the arts

WASHINGTON, Iowa - Residents here have the chance to dabble in the arts thanks to a relatively new organization.

The LET's Center for the He ... »

TRACES’ ‘bus-eum’ focuses on Iowa’s past

A traveling exhibit that examines Iowa history will make a handful of stops in the area this week.

"At Home in the Heartland: How Iowans Go ... »

Cedar Rapids Girl Scout reaches pinnacle of scout achievement Lydia Mullins received every badge and award and took every journey at the Junior level

Eleven-year-old Lydia Mullins of Cedar Rapids has received every badge, taken part in every journey, and received all the awards available to Junio ... »

Clayton County Genealogical Society has new building

ELKDADER - The Clayton County Genealogical Society has a new home.

To celebrate, the group will host an open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat ... »

Student of the month volunteers, stars in pageants

HIAWATHA - Madison Williams is preparing for her close-up.

At a dance studio here, where she has classes twice a week, Madsion is preparing f ... »

Cedar Rapids Boys and Girls Club participants using MobyMax

A new program at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Cedar Rapids aims to help students improve their skills in certain subjects.

A $5,000 grant gav ... »