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Posted by Eleanore Taft | Apr 11, 2017

Ready to take action to build the community, state and nation you want, but not sure what to do next? Here are some opportunities for political activism this week. Iowa...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Mar 20, 2017

Community members harvest carrots. -- photo courtesy of New Pioneer Coop Spring is here! What better way to celebrate its arrival than to get your hands dirty outside at a...

Bar’Ber Shop Tavern
Posted by Matthew Byrd | Jun 3, 2016

A Coralville flood wall will force the closure of The Bar’Ber Shop Tavern -- photo by Adam Burke This summer marks the eighth anniversary of the Iowa Flood of 2008....

The Force Awakens in Eastern Iowa
Posted by Elisabeth Chretien | Dec 24, 2015

Photo courtesy of the authorLast Thursday night, a man dressed as Obi-Wan Kenobi strode confidently through the lobby of Coralville’s Coral Ridge Cinema. Greeted by shouts of “Cool costume!” and...

Posted by Madelyn Rosenberg | Jun 3, 2015

Popular Des Moines restaurant Tacopocalypse will open a second location in the Iowa City area later this summer, officials from the Iowa River Landing announced...

Trail's End
Posted by Drew Bulman | Mar 16, 2015

"Any bike that comes in, we’ll be able to fix it," said co-owner Bob Wolff. -- photo by Adam Burke With bicycling season and warmer weather around the corner, Trail’s...

Posted by Jacob Petterson | Jan 29, 2015

RAGBRAI XLIII is set to kick off July 19 and many Iowa-area cyclists are already preparing. The route of the yearly bicycle tour was announced...