Life & Accent

OFF THE MAP: Buffalo Creek Park ‘somewhat hidden’

First park developed by Linn County Conservation

Iowa City performance series offers opportunity for improvisation

Musician wants artists of all kinds to perform on stage

Health

Providing comfort

Hospices are a billion-dollar industry that are seeing increased regulation and change

CEDAR RAPIDS — Hospices provide comfort for the terminally ill. The care givers and medical professionals provide pain management and...

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Food

Culinary Ride expands to Cedar Rapids and beyond

Bike tour includes Corridor famrs, local food destinations

CEDAR RAPIDS — An Iowa City celebration of food and bicycles is expanding this year. For the first time The Culinary Ride will host rides...

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People and Places

Cedar Rapids man dreams of building an ‘incredible violin’

“I remember dad saying that a violin is closest to the human voice”

CEDAR RAPIDS — The shrill, yet beautiful, soprano song coaxed by a professional musician drawing a bow against a violin’s strings,...

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Books

‘Dear Boy’: Weber’s memoir doesn’t let readers in enough

Historian, author Doris Kearns Goodwin will share lesson’s from past leaders at Cornell College

Lecture on Thursday free, open to public

Hoopla

NewBo City Market now open for lunch daily

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