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

Health

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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Food

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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Books

‘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

Hoopla

'Summerland Project' ready to film Cedar Rapids

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