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Posted by Emma McClatchey | Nov 22, 2017

In the course of two years, teenager Daje Shelton is placed in an alternative high school, attends the funerals of friends shot in the streets of North St. Louis, falls...

Posted by LV Promotions | Nov 20, 2017

I think I’m a big color freak because I’m a painter. I just love color. I have this beautiful cardigan that wasn’t even for sale. I got it in Des...

Posted by Emma McClatchey | Nov 19, 2017

North Liberty celebrates Iowans' least favorite time of year with a festival's-worth of physical, social and family-friendly events, including its first ice rink. Pre-registration begins Monday, Nov. 20.

Posted by Rob Cline | Nov 18, 2017

By the end of the Theatre Cedar Rapids production of Annie, you may want to adopt Evie Kunz, in the title role, yourself.

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 16, 2017

Cedar Rapids school officials and community members will channel their inner rock stars on Friday at the second annual Lip Sync for Learning, a fundraiser for the Cedar Rapids Community...

Posted by Kembrew McLeod | Nov 14, 2017

From throwing used tampons into a crowd to playing pranks on Mötley Crüe, the new film 'L7: Pretend We're Dead' depicts L7 in all their fun-filled feminist glory.

Posted by Darcie Hutzell | Nov 14, 2017

When we choose to shop small and local, we keep more of our money in the community, which encourages more business, more artists and more jobs. Small businesses and local...

Posted by Rob Cline | Nov 13, 2017

Denny Naughton and Friends CSPS Legion Arts -- Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. Denny Naughton performs Tuesday at CSPS. -- video still “The first show I did was a...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 13, 2017

Brendan Hanks -- photo courtesy of the artist This spring, during Mission Creek Festival, a lucky few were treated to a unique sci-fi dining experience. The Sci-Fi CoLab brought together...

Posted by Rob Cline | Nov 12, 2017

Here’s one way to get your art noticed: have the President of the United States call your work “disgraceful.” That’s what happened to Dread Scott in 1989. His installation, What...

Posted by Michael Roeder | Nov 10, 2017

Two Cedar Rapids-based bands I’ve been following for over a year -- treesreach and husband and wife duo Heather and Tyler Stück, who perform as Colleen -- will be at...

Posted by Emma McClatchey | Nov 10, 2017

"National Novel Writing Month is very open to zaniness and wild ideas and exploration. There's not really a way to do it wrong, other than by not doing it."

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 9, 2017

RADplay RADinc. -- Saturday, Nov. 11 at 5 p.m. Screenshot of 'Bludgeon' by Cole Cecil. -- image courtesy RADplay Iowa City game developers will celebrate their community at RADinc. on...

Posted by Rob Cline | Nov 9, 2017

On Thursday, Nov. 9 at 6 p.m., a portion of The Wood Problem will be presented as a staged reading at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art. The reading will...