Life

Gallery: Rain falls on Johnson County Fair, but the fair goes on

Visitors to the 2015 Johnson County Fair had to put up with some rain Tuesday, but the inconvenience didn’t stop the fair attendees from tak ... »

Concert at CSPS Hall to benefit Nepal quake victims

Suresh Basnet is helping organize a fundraiser this weekend to benefit those affected by a devastating earthquake in his native country.

 ... »

Gallery: Tournament of Drums at Kingston Stadium in Cedar Rapids

The event celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Emerald Knights Drum & Bugle Corps and featured five groups from around the United States and Cana ... »

Ludwigs Celebrating 50 Years
Ludwigs Celebrating 50 Years The children of John and LaVonne (Kramer) Ludwig invite family and friends to an ... »
Michael Swenson
Michael Swenson May 19, 1967 - July 27, 2009 Michael, it has been six years since we lost a wonderful son, a loving brother and a sp ... »
Wayne and Pat - 50th Anniversary Open House
Wayne and Pat - 50th Anniversary Open House Wayne and Patricia (Zeller) Beuter will celebrate their 50 years of marriage on August 1, 201 ... »
Thank You
Thank You A heartfelt Thank You for all of the good wishes in honor of our 70th Anniversary. — Ellis and Mary Carol Lambertsen »
Happy 80th Birthday Willard Hagen!
Happy 80th Birthday Willard Hagen! The family of Willard Hagen of Williamsburg, IA would like to wish him a very happy birthday ... »
Old MacDonald’s Farm sticks around

CEDAR RAPIDS — After 34 years at Old MacDonald’s Farm in Cedar Rapids, Julie Myers, animal exhibit coordinator, will retire at the en ... »

Travel: Peru

In 1911, Yale professor Hiram Bingham III made a discovery that catapulted him to international fame and put a remote site in the Peruvian Andes on ... »

Aged to Perfection: Vintage 1925
Aged to Perfection: Vintage 1925 Clarissa (Cris) Ruppert Watt celebrated her 90th birthday on July 25. In honor of Cris's specia ... »
Steinbrech 50th Anniversary
Steinbrech 50th Anniversary Jim and Carol (O'Brien) Steinbrech of Solon are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to ... »
Clark - Fox
Clark - Fox Shannon Fox and Kyle Clark are pleased to announce their engagement. Shannon is the daughter of Cynthia Fox of Cedar ... »
German - Avis
German - Avis Scott & Susan German, Grinnell, & Scott & Kelly Avis, Walker, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Desiree ... »
Packer - O'Connor
Packer - O'Connor Dan and Bev O'Connor of Mt. Vernon, IA are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their son, Mark O ... »