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Posted by admin | Mar 25, 2010

President Obama today addressed a enthusiastic gathering of supporters at The University of Iowa Fieldhouse in Iowa City.

Posted by Drew Bulman | Mar 25, 2010

One day before President Barack Obama's visit to Iowa City, "Stand Up for Freedom" organized a Pentracrest protest in opposition to the recently passed health care reform bill. (Photos and...

Posted by Yale Cohn | Mar 17, 2010

Features: March 2010 - I don’t have a lot of good memories of celebrating St. Patrick’s Day. I don’t have a lot of bad ones either, I just don’t have...

Posted by Matthew Steele | Mar 9, 2010

This issue also included the official festival guide for Mission Creek Midwest, 2010.  Click here to flip through the festival guide

Posted by Dr. Star | Mar 6, 2010

For Everyone ~ Increasing momentum. We all know things are changing. So far, the changes have been comparatively slow to take effect. We have been able to keep track and...

Posted by admin | Feb 14, 2010

Yet another statement in support of the First Amendment and the Bijou's right to bare skin Ah, Valentine's Day, the Hallmark-approved day to celebrate love in all its many forms....

Posted by Adam Witte | Feb 11, 2010

Features: February 2010 - Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us: the season of love and kisses, of hearts and flowers, of infinite romantic possibility, right? “Let's face it,” says Angie...

Posted by Drew Bulman | Feb 8, 2010

Visitors packed the Highlander Convention Center Thursday for the Domestic Violence Intervention Program's (DVIP) 13th annual Souper Bowl fundraiser. An estimated 400-600 individuals attended the event, paying $20 to be...

Posted by Dr. Star | Feb 4, 2010

FOR EVERYONE ~ Shelter from the storm. February offers a brief but very helpful lull in the action, a protected space where we can all catch our breath. It will...

Posted by Yale Cohn | Feb 1, 2010

Commentary: February 2010 By Yale Cohn When I first moved to Iowa City I would get knocked off kilter when attractive women I didn’t know would smile and nod at...

Posted by Yale Cohn | Jan 1, 2010

When it gets as cold as it did after our first real snowstorm of the season a few weeks ago, it gets so you don’t notice it anymore after a...

Posted by Kent Williams | Dec 23, 2009

Selective enforcement.  White kids dressed to blend in? No problem. Black & Hispanic kids? OPEN SEASON! License to roust ANYONE in a parked car, to check their age. Use age...

Posted by Matthew Steele | Dec 9, 2009

Winter is here ladies and gentlemen - ain't it purdy?

Posted by Dr. Star | Dec 2, 2009

FOR EVERYONE ~ Clash of visions. This month, again, pits our visions of the future against sometimes harsh realities. The situation is one of extreme flux and it seems very...

Posted by Yale Cohn | Dec 1, 2009

It’s a Tuesday, two days before Christmas, and I’m standing in front of the bookshelves at the Goodwill store on Highway 6. In my pocket is the $15 I received...

Posted by Drew Bulman | Nov 24, 2009

Of the 50 states in our wee union, just 13 lack limits placed on state election contributions--Iowa is one of them. Adam Mason, Policy Organizing Director for the Iowa Citizens...