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Posted by Paul Brennan | Aug 19, 2017

The nine people at Jeff Pierce’s Renovation Carpentry booth at the Iowa City Farmers Market on Saturday morning weren’t there to buy anything. They were there to protest statements Pierce...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Aug 18, 2017

Eric from Iowa City emailed Little Village to ask if the Donald Trump-themed parade float that drove through downtown on Friday morning is part of some bigger, planned event.

Posted by Paul Brennan | Aug 14, 2017

Scammers are selling fake eclipse glasses, but Little Village has the information you need to enjoy the eclipse without going blind.

Posted by Baynard Woods | Aug 13, 2017

A man participating in the Charlottesville protest on Aug. 12 holds a shield with a symbol of Vanguard America, a racist right-wing organization. The driver of the car that killed...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Aug 11, 2017

The Iowa City Community School District has been grappling with questions of accessibility on school playgrounds, with parents like Melissa Krishnan, whose 9-year-old son Isaiah uses a wheelchair, advocating for...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Aug 10, 2017

The old complaint, “it’s not the heat, it’s the humidity,” may soon take on a new ominous meaning, according to the 2017 Iowa Climate Statement.

Posted by Rob Cline | Aug 9, 2017

This week, a new arts organization in Cedar Rapids will stage its first production. The Foundry Performance Laboratory presents Jason Wells’ Men of Tortuga under the banner of the organization’s...

Posted by Mike Kuhlenbeck | Aug 8, 2017

The 2017 Iowa State Fair will display the red wagon belonging to missing newspaper carrier Johnny Gosch, who disappeared on Sept. 5, 1982 when he was only 12 years old.

Posted by Rob Cline | Aug 8, 2017

Fields of Yogis will host “Choose How You Grow,” co-sponsored by Little Village, an ambitious festival committed to all things yoga, Aug. 11-13 in Cedar Rapids’ NewBo District.

Posted by Zak Neumann | Aug 7, 2017

A night of music celebrating female blues musicians brought Chicago blues legends to a full house at The Mill Saturday night.

Posted by Zak Neumann | Aug 6, 2017

When two bands with a combined 59 years of experience and 20 full-length releases between them hit the road together, you're sure to get your money's worth.

Posted by Jason Smith | Aug 2, 2017

Spencer James backstage at Tribute -- photo by Jason Smith Tribute is an annual runway show on par with some of the top fashion events throughout the world. Usually held...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Aug 1, 2017

Hidden away on the long-vacant top floor of a familiar Ped Mall building is a strange world of graffiti art.

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Aug 1, 2017

Among the Living and the Dead: A Tale of Exile and Homecoming on the War Roads of Europe, the recently published book by University of Iowa Assistant Professor Inara Verzemnieks,...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Jul 29, 2017

The University of Iowa celebrated the opening of its newest residence hall, the Elizabeth Catlett Residence Hall, with a ceremony and tours on Friday. The 12-story building along the Iowa...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Jul 27, 2017

No city in Iowa has made more money from traffic cameras than Cedar Rapids. But two cases challenging the city’s use of traffic cameras on Interstate 380, which were recently...