Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Sunday September 21, 2014
CEDAR RAPIDS — She has been one of the grandest ladies of Grande Avenue Southeast for these past 92 years.
A three-story brick house s ...
Sunday September 14, 2014
The return of the front porch's popularity
MOUNT VERNON — When Ann Booth saw the grandiose front porch on a Mount Vernon turn-of-the-century home, she wanted it. So when the house went ...
Sunday August 31, 2014
Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part series showcasing two homes built in Vinton more than ...
Sunday August 24, 2014
Historic Vinton home
Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series showcasing two homes built in Vinton more than a cent ...
Sunday July 27, 2014
SHUEYVILLE — It’s not that Kathy Bowersox’s garden is so much in a plot as it is in patches. It’s just kind of sprinkle ...
Sunday July 13, 2014
Cherry on top
CEDAR RAPIDS — George Cherry is what you might call a casual gardener. And though he is a passionate gardener as well — creating a de ...
Sunday June 15, 2014
A Midwestern garden
CEDAR RAPIDS — Melinda Myers, nationally known gardening expert, author, and television and radio host, will share her expertise on Midwest ...
Sunday May 25, 2014
Home sweet home
SPRINGVILLE — It’s in the Crystal Creek development in rural Springville, in the rolling and sometimes wooded countryside that’ ...
Sunday May 18, 2014
A lot with a little garden
CEDAR RAPIDS — There’s a lot of flower and vegetable gardening that you can do with a standard city lot of 50-by-140 feet. If you don ...
Sunday April 13, 2014
Wood planking, cornices, doors, windows, rafters, rusty radiators, clawfoot bathtubs. These items aren’t stocked on most store shelves.