Entertainment

Top Shelf: Corridor museums cultivate sense of community

Area museum officials are looking outside their doors to lure more visitors through their doors. - Guided meditation in the Grant Wood Studio, where ...

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Say yes to salad: The perfect dressing makes meal more appealing

I recently received a #x201c;You have memories to look back on today#x201d; notification from Facebook. It was a photo of me and my daughter getting r ...

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Iowa’s craft beer industry continues to grow, industry experts weigh in on the potential “brewery bubble”

It's no secret that Iowa's craft beer industry has been growing, and it seems the trend is only going to continue.#x201c;It's growing rapidly across t ...

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Corridor coffee shops and roasters bring wave of high quality coffee to the area

With more than 60 percent of Americans drinking coffee on a daily basis according to a 2017 report from the National Coffee Assocation, it's safe to s ...

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Hancher Auditorium announces 2017-18 shows

IOWA CITY - Hancher Auditorium's doors opened with fanfare Sept. 9, and in the nearly nine months since, more than 100,000 people have stepped into a ...

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Top Shelf: Beer and wine pairing events grow in popularity

Anything can be paired with beer.That's the philosophy at Lion Bridge Brewing Company, where a series of local pairing events have highlighted the bre ...

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Top Shelf: Eat — Food trucks can springboard to brick-and-mortar locations

Jeff Coil is getting ready to celebrate the third anniversary of opening QDogs BBQ Company in Marion. But in reality his business has been around more ...

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Cook Club: Bring spring into the kitchen with lilac scones

One of my favorite parts of spring is watching the world burst into bloom. Daffodils, tulips, even the creeping Charlie in my backyard - I love the pr ...

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Farmers market season returns in Eastern Iowa

Farmers market season is back, and Cedar Rapids and Iowa City markets are aiming for greater social responsibility. The Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers ...

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Iowa City benches become artists’ canvases

IOWA CITY - Public benches in downtown Iowa City have become canvases for local artists as part of the sixth installment of the University of Iowa Com ...

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Everybody eats: Brunch is a good reason to love Sundays

I was flipping through a book of writing prompts and came across this question: What is your favorite day of the week? Underneath that was the follow- ...

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REVIEW: ‘Relativity’ crackles with energy, mystery

IOWA CITY - Britannica.com says Albert Einstein's E = mc2 equation #x201c;expresses the fact that mass and energy are the same physical entity and can ...

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Garage Band: FliteBrite creates ‘smart’ beer flight paddles

CEDAR RAPIDS - A young Iowa company is offering a high tech alternative to wooden paddle beer flights that rely on a chalk board or paper to help cust ...

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Cook Club: Four different ways to devil those eggs

Cooking, to me, is less about meticulously following recipes - using exactly a 1/4 teaspoon of salt here, or precisely a tablespoon of olive oil there ...

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Riverside Theatre staging Shakespeare in park

IOWA CITY - Riverside Theatre is bubbling up a double dose of toil and trouble for its outdoor summer season.The tragedy of Macbeth will play out unde ...

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