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Posted by Drew Bulman | Jun 12, 2017

President Donald Trump will visit Cedar Rapids on June 21 at 7 p.m. for a re-scheduled rally at the U.S. Cellular Center, according to a press release sent today by...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Jun 9, 2017

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution Thursday, June 8 committing to honor the goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change from which President Donald Trump recently...

Posted by Emma Husar | Jun 9, 2017

New rental and building permits for some areas of Iowa City will be put on hold following the passage of a six-and-a-half-month moratorium during a special meeting Thursday morning. The...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Jun 9, 2017

Iowa City's efforts to cut back on spraying pesticides on public lands and school grounds have been recognized by Good Neighbor Iowa, a statewide project through the University of Northern...

Chuck Grassley
Posted by Drew Bulman | Jun 9, 2017

Chuck Grassley attends the Iowa Straw Poll in Ames, Iowa. -- photo by Gage Skidmore In a seven-page letter addressed to President Donald Trump and dated June 7, Iowa Sen....

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Jun 8, 2017

The Center for Afrofuturist Studies is a little more than halfway (as of publishing) to its goal of raising $4,000 through Kickstarter to support the next round of artist residencies...

Posted by Emma Husar | Jun 8, 2017

Following news during the Tuesday Iowa City Council meeting that designated senior housing would no longer be possible at a planned multi-use building on the corner of Linn and Market...

Posted by Drew Bulman | Jun 7, 2017

Natural Grocers is located at 1404 S Gilbert St. in Iowa City. -- photo by Darcie Hutzell Natural Grocers, a Colorado-based grocery chain that specializes in organic food, will open...

Posted by LV Promotions | Jun 7, 2017

Dr. Elliott Sohn and his team at the Wynn Institute for Vision Research — WIVR have developed a cure for inherited retinal blindness. But there is more to Dr. Sohn...

Posted by Emma Husar | Jun 7, 2017

The Iowa City Council approved funding amounting to nearly $3 million for the first phase of the Riverfront Crossings Park during its Tuesday, June 6 meeting.

Posted by Matthew Steele | Jun 7, 2017

Local groups came together today to plan a series of events for July 17 to promote the two-year-old Johnson County Community ID program in an effort to expand usage and...

Posted by Frankie Schneckloth | Jun 6, 2017

Clinton Street Social Club, Iowa City’s Prohibition-era gastropub, speakeasy and dedicated live jazz venue, is set to change hands after first opening its doors in September 2012.

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Jun 6, 2017

The Iowa City Pride festivities, in their 47th year this summer, bring a collection of events celebrating the local LGBTQIA+ community to Iowa City’s downtown. Here’s just a few of...

Posted by Baynard Woods | Jun 6, 2017

Standing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, poet and provocateur Ed Sanders shouts “Out demons, out!,” his arms raised in clenched fists above his head, a computer bag hanging...

Posted by Letters | Jun 6, 2017

Send your letters to editor@littlevillagemag.com By Audrey Keith Yes, racism happens in liberal Johnson County. On April 6, an employee of Coralville Petco used a racial slur against Chelsey Montgomery...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Jun 6, 2017

The United Action for Youth (UAY) Pride group, along with students and recent UAY graduates, are hoping that pulling together what UAY’s Jamie Ellis a “gay teen mob of awesomeness”...