Life & Accent

Farmers auction their gardening services for a good cause

Organization works to provide low income families with fresh, local produce

Grande dame

Couple has spent 46 years bringing turn-of-century Cedar Rapids home into 21st century


Iowa City Miles for Myeloma to be held Oct. 5

Walk remembers friends, raises funds

IOWA CITY — On Oct. 5, hundreds will gather to walk and to remember two childhood friends.

Their lives ran parallel. Doug Cummins and...

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Inside the Better Homes and Gardens test kitchens

Des Moines-based publisher stays modern by tracking food trends

DES MOINES — Just like Vogue magazine wouldn’t show last season’s handbags, Better Homes and Gardens strives for recipes that...

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People and Places

Iowa City native a part of Beijing’s growing jazz scene

Nathaniel Gao connecting to Chinese heritage through American music

BEIJING — On a sultry summer Saturday evening, jazz lovers will find Nathaniel Gao performing on the cramped stage of the second-floor East...

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‘California’ dreaming: Author Edan Lepucki to visit Iowa City

Wine, dine and meet romance authors at Fireside Winery

Area authors of other genres will attend


'Summerland Project' ready to film Cedar Rapids

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