Life & Accent

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Getty expert travels to Iowa City to discuss various aspect of ‘Mural’ restoration

‘Time Bank’ group grows, moves to new downtown Cedar Rapids space

Model of giving allows people to trade skills for services

Health

CoOportunity to leave Iowa Health and Wellness Plan

About 9,700 people affected

DES MOINES — CoOportunity Health will withdraw from the Iowa Health and Wellness Plan — which provides health care coverage to...

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Food

Base: It’s the type of vegetables that gives a dish personality

To build flavor, start with a great base

You don’t need to know how to pronounce mirepoix or suppengruen. You just need to know that a mouthwatering dish, no matter what the...

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People and Places

World-renowed speaker, minister visits Marion church

The Rev. Gemechis Buba believes in power of the gospel

MARION — World-renowned speaker and minister, the Rev. Gemechis Buba, will be at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Marion this month to...

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Books

‘Proclivity’: Midwest author sets up series but doesn’t instill need to read more

‘A Quilt Club For Christmas’: ‘Pickle Club’ prequel worth the wait for Dallas fans

Hoopla

VIDEO: Cirque brings Dralion to Cedar Rapids in November

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