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 ... »
People & Places
Suresh Basnet is helping organize a fundraiser this weekend to benefit those affected by a devastating earthquake in his native country.
The event celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Emerald Knights Drum & Bugle Corps and featured five groups from around the United States and Cana ... »
On my baby’s second birthday I was 1,600 miles away from him drinking with other writers at a writing workshop in Oregon. Back in February, ... »
These days it is hard to imagine life or work before emails, text messages or even fax machines. I recently had a conversation with older colleague ... »
SOLON — A group of friends, young and old alike, gathered Sunday at Lake Macbride to spend time on the water celebrating the 50th anniversar ... »
My daughter was 6 months old when I first heard a friend of a friend tell a story about how she trained her 4-year-old to get his own breakfast, so ... »
This spring, the rest of the nation learned something West Virginians have known for a long time: the New River Gorge is a spectacular attraction. ... »
A 1995 Regis High School graduate recently was recognized as the 2015 National Big Brother of the Year by Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.... »
LE MARS — In Le Mars, Iowa, every day is summer.
The northwest Iowa town of 9,800 in Plymouth County is home to Blue Bunny Ice Cream. ... »
In the midst of a full-contact sport, some Iowa City kids have found safety and comfort.
Since the Iowa City Bruisers, a junior roller derby ... »