19th century garments to see new light at Granger House fashion shows

Most of us find trash, not treasure, when we spring clean our closets.

When the staff at Granger House starting digging through drawers and ... »

Dysfunction is alive and well in Congress

To the editor:

Will wonders ever cease? Those elected in 2014 to represent Congress promised to change a dysfunctional Congress. Recent actio ... »

6 CR building projects get state help

The Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — Six building projects in downtown, New Bohemia and Kingston Village got a boost Friday with $3.34 million i ... »

Agnes Raymond

LANSING Agnes Raymond, 90, died Thursday, April 16, 2015. Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Lansing.

Gerda Jess

GERDA JESS Marion Gerda Jess, 92, of Marion, formerly of Stanwood, died Thursday, April 16, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids following ... »

Cedar Rapids-based Catholic evangelism group reinvigorates members

CEDAR RAPIDS — Pete Mathison isn’t sure whether the voice was that of an angel or God or someone just trying to give him direction, b ... »

Memorial service set for families struggling with infertility

Pastor Stasia Fine did not expect to grieve for a child she’d never met.

But as she and her husband have struggled with infertility, t ... »

Bradley Erenberger


Bradley Scott Erenberger, 57, of Carrollton, Texas, formerly of Cedar Rapids, died Saturday, April 11 ... »

University of Iowa extends tailgating hours for Fall 2015

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa plans to extend tailgating in UI parking lots by one hour after home football games next fall.

For ... »

And how will they know us?

This column was filed late. You see, I’d planned to begin it with a prayer for the harm of another person. Seriously. I considered being a c ... »

Unofficial Drake Relays cutoffs, qualifiers

The deadline for Drake Relays qualification has passed.

Here are UNOFFICIAL state leaders, Drake cutoffs and area qualifiers, based on ... »

Citizens United not good for country

To the editor:

Our country needs a new direction. The Supreme Court is one of our major problems. One man or woman can make a big difference ... »

Put Mallard Fillmore on opinion page

To the editor:

Thank you, Terry Ebaugh, for your well written letter expressing your disappointment in The Gazette for eliminating Mallard Fi ... »

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Marie Croy

MARIE CROY Solon Marie (Wray) Croy, 88, of Solon, died Thursday, April 16, 2015, at Solon Nursing Care Center. Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Sun ... »