Men’s clothing store opens this week in downtown Iowa City

Scout Clothing

Scout Men’s Store, Sneak Peek Scout Men’s Store (124 E. Washington St.) — Thursday, Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. A new contemporary men’s retailer is coming to downtown Iowa City — but only for a short while. Scout Men’s Store, a menswear pop-up co-owned by Catherine Champion (of Catherine’s Boutique), Jaime Boling and Jil Dasher, […]

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UI Dining launches Street Hawk Food Truck in attempt to relieve stress on dining halls

UI Food Truck

In an effort to accommodate the record-breaking influx of new students, the University of Iowa Housing & Dining has added another meal plan option: the Street Hawk Food Truck. Non-students can also purchase meals there, though only credit cards will be accepted. The new vendor-on-wheels will be available Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to […]

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Coach Ferentz’s 10-year, $45 million contract extension

Following an undefeated regular season that culminated in losses in the Rose Bowl and Big Ten Championship game, the University of Iowa announced a 10-year contract extension for head football coach Kirk Ferentz, that will also include a salary increase to $4.5 million dollars per year. The announcement was made on Sept. 6 by UI […]

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PUP, Meat Wave coming to Gabe’s Nov. 14

PUP Gabe’s — Saturday, Nov. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale for PUP’s upcoming show at Gabe’s, set for Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. The Canadian punk rock band will be playing a 19+ show as a part of their tour for The Dream is Over (SideOneDummy Records 2016), their second studio album. […]

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Comedy, family and Bruce Springsteen: Stephen King shares a lighter side at the Englert

Stephen King

The man, the myth, the legend. The dad, the rock ‘n’ roller, the garbage puller. On Monday night, America’s most prolific horror writer, Stephen King, spoke to a sold-out house at The Englert Theatre. King selected Iowa City as one of only twelve stops on his tour for End of Watch (Scribner, 2016), the final […]

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