Culture

Museum to showcase 181 baseballs signed by world leaders, baseball greats

Randy Kaplan, a government affairs specialist from New York, never leaves home without a baseball.

After all, he said, “you never kno ... »

Couple’s new home gives glimpse of future for Wellington Heights

CEDAR RAPIDS — Josh and Alyssa Hulme say they’ve gotten themselves a little piece of heaven on a corner lot in Wellington Heights, th ... »

Digs uncover Iowa’s Native American history

In 2014, 200 or so years after white settlers literally changed the face this region, the story of Iowa’s Native American history is, in man ... »

Cedar Rapids couple opens LGBT-affirming church

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Rev. Tony White and his partner, Scott Niskanen, know what it’s like to be turned away from the church, and from t ... »

St. Ludmila celebrates century of history, looks to future

CEDAR RAPIDS — For the parish at St. Ludmila’s Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids, a 100-year history is no small feat. That’s wh ... »

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art transformation celebration

CEDAR RAPIDS — It’s hard to build a public conversation through a wall.

A last-minute architectural element — a ramp &#x ... »

Air show takes over Iowa City skies

IOWA CITY — Necks arched upward Saturday as thousands trained their gaze on an array of aircraft roaming the skies above Iowa City.

Th ... »

'Field' still resonates, 25 years later

DYERSVILLE — Kevin Costner and Dwyer Brown trotted to the infield. For a few minutes, the actors focused on playing catch. A usually commonpl ... »

Ideas flow in first of three Cedar Rapids art museum community forums

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art is turning to the community to help frame its future.

A small group primarily of local artists help launch a s ... »