Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Join our email blast

Posted August 28, 2018in Just Released

Polk County Board of Supervisors Recognize Grand View Little League

DES MOINES, Iowa – Aug. 27, 2018 – On Tuesday, Aug. 28 the Polk County Board of Supervisors will recognize the players and coaches of the Grand View Little League for their successful season and reaching the Little League World Series. At the Board of Supervisors meeting (Tuesday, August 28

Read More →
Posted August 22, 2018in Just Released

Latino Festival to include special “empowerment zone” to target job skills

DES MOINES, IA – There will be a special Empowerment Zone at this year’s Latino Heritage Festival to showcase jobs that are in need of workers and to provide Latinos with information they need about those jobs. “We know there’s a shortage in workers for specific jobs and a gap

Read More →
Posted August 21, 2018in Just Released

LESSONS FOR TODAY, FROM THE GREAT DEPRESSION: Two Teenagers Triumph Over Tragedies, for a Better Future

The Great Depression has important and urgent lessons for 21st century young people. This new fictionalized biography, Country Boy, City Girl: Trials & Triumph During the Great Depression is the story they need to read for the motivation some are sorely missing. This captivating book is also perfect for the

Read More →
Posted August 15, 2018in Just Released

Bishop Drumm Retirement Center Named to National Nursing Home Honor Roll

The National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative recognized CHI Living Communities Bishop Drumm Retirement Center in Johnston, Iowa for its health care quality by naming the campus to its Iowa Nursing Home Collaborative Honor Roll. The Honor Roll recognizes performances on the Nursing Home Compare long-stay quality measures. Nursing homes

Read More →
Posted August 13, 2018in Just Released

SHADE TREE AUTO, LLC. WINS GOLD FOR SMALL RETAIL COMPANY OF THE YEAR IN 2018 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS

Winners to Be Celebrated at Gala Event on 20 October in London, England GRIMES, IOWA – 13 August 2018 – Shade Tree Auto has been named the winner of the Gold Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year – Retail – Small category in the 15th Annual International Business

Read More →
Posted August 09, 2018in Just Released

KCCI’s Scott Reister named Sports Director

Des Moines, August 9, 2018 – KCCI announced today that weekend anchor Scott Reister is being promoted to KCCI sports director. Reister has served in his current role for nine years. In addition to the college athletes of the Big 12 and Big 10 at Iowa State and the University

Read More →
Posted August 07, 2018in Just Released

Iowa’s Latino Festival to celebrate “Sabores de Iowa”

DES MOINES, IA – Iowa’s Latino Heritage Festival will celebrate the varied flavors of the Latino community through music, food, dance, art, culture and much more. “Sabores de Iowa” is the theme for this year’s event and celebrates the Latino community’s varied history and culture with Latinos coming to Iowa

Read More →
Posted July 31, 2018in Just Released

Koester Named Waukee’s New Public Works Director/City Engineer

Waukee, Iowa — The City of Waukee is announcing that Rudy Koester will soon be promoted to the position of Public Works Director/City Engineer. Waukee’s long-time Public Works Director John Gibson will retire at the end of September, and Koester will step into this leadership role on October 1. He

Read More →
Posted July 23, 2018in Just Released

Former Chicago frontman Peter Cetera performs at Iowa State Fair

By Jackie Wilson Singer, guitarist and former Chicago band member, Peter Cetera, had just finished a bike ride in his hometown of Idaho, when he took the time to speak with CITYVIEW about his upcoming concert at the Iowa State Fair on Aug. 18. As a former Chicago frontman with

Read More →
Posted July 13, 2018in Just Released

LONGTIME DMPS EDUCATOR TO LEAD NEW MONTESSORI SCHOOL

DES MOINES, IA (July 12, 2018) – A longtime school leader who has dedicated her career to educating Des Moines Public Schools students will become the principal of the district’s newest Montessori school. Renita Lord, current principal of Garton Elementary School, will take the helm as principal of Northeast Montessori

Read More →
Best ofHIV