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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...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Jul 26, 2017

The governor's office was one of several state agencies that declined to participate in a Tuition Task Force meeting. The Board of Regents cancelled the planned meeting due the lack...

Posted by Emma Husar | Jul 25, 2017

Now that first phase of construction on Riverfront Crossings Park is well underway, work on phase two — an extensive nature play area — is projected to begin in September,...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Jul 24, 2017

Iowa City's nine-day Rummage in the Ramp kicks off on Wednesday at the Chauncey Swan Parking ramp, and this year, rummagers can win money by turning their purchases into art.

Posted by Cheryl Graham | Jul 22, 2017

A marriage proposal in the front row. A nine-months pregnant woman a few chairs back from me. A family of four in matching home-sewn Sgt. Peppers outfits, dancing and singing...

Posted by Rob Cline | Jul 21, 2017

The Indian Creek Nature Center (5300 Otis Rd SE, Cedar Rapids), a longtime resource to nature enthusiasts, has recently updated and upgraded its campus. As part of that effort, the...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Jul 19, 2017

After a Des Moines jury decided Iowa State Senate Republicans violated sexual harassment, discrimination and anti-retaliation laws, Senate Republican leader Bill Dix released a statement saying the jury was wrong...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Jul 18, 2017

There's no racial disparity in which drivers get pulled over by police in Dubuque. But things change once a traffic stop occurs.

Posted by Paul Brennan | Jul 15, 2017

Both KGAN (CBS 2) and KXFA (Fox 28) will be increasing the amount of Trump-friendly news commentary they broadcast. Neither station has a choice in the matter. Sinclair Broadcasting Group,...