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Posted August 05, 2020in Book Review, Uncategorized

Book Reviews

‘Mexican Gothic’ Secrets, unsettling atmospheres, haunted families and, most importantly, creepy old houses are in the recipe for a classic gothic novel. Dark, brooding and captivating, “Mexican Gothic” takes these tropes to a whole new level while still evoking the echoes of the genre in gorgeous prose. Noemi Taboada is

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Posted August 21, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized


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Posted May 28, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized


National tour brings Johnson to theaters across the country, including Hoyt Sherman Place Comedian Anjelah Johnson announces her 2019 national TECHNICALLY NOT STALKING TOUR, with dates through November 2019. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 31 at 10 AM, at the Hoyt Sherman Place

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Posted May 17, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

Historic Valley Junction Hosts Annual Arts Festival

Historic Valley Junction will hold its annual Arts Festival on Sunday, May 19th from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Many Iowa and regional artists and craftspeople will have their booths located on 5th Street in West Des Moines, in the heart of Historic Valley Junction. A wide variety of items

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Posted May 03, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

2019 EHS Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees

Question: What do a successful Des Moines business owner, a Danish Knight, a beloved East High secretary, an award-winning sports columnist, and an educator & coach have in common? Answer: They are all proud graduates of East High School and will be inducted into the EHS Alumni Hall of Fame

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Posted April 18, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

Public is Invited to Annual Downtown Earth Day Tour Saturday, April 20

Celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 20, at the seventh annual Downtown Earth Day Tour, a collaboration between the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, the Science Center of Iowa (SCI), The Riverwalk HUB and Iowa Rivers Revival. Each organization will feature a variety of activities from 10 a.m. to 3

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Posted April 08, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

Ankeny triathletes

Below are the results for the Ankeny triathletes at National Championships the past several years. Some of these athletes are looking to win a national championship again this year. Once an athlete turns 13 they began to race draft legal and the age group is combined with 13 thru 15-year-olds

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Posted March 26, 2019in Uncategorized

The Culture Buzz

Greetings, Cultural Catalysts: There is a diverse and appealing array of cultural indulgences awaiting the Cultural Adventurer in Central Iowa. Leave the personal devices behind and savor the rich offerings that performing arts, exhibitions and more offer. Sally forth and reward yourself. Featured Cultural Offering: Celina Karp Biniaz will be

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Posted December 14, 2018in Just Released, Uncategorized

Hy-Vee Acquires 22 Shopko Pharmacies in 17 Cities: Patient Files Will Merge Into Existing Hy-Vee Pharmacy Locations

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Dec. 14, 2018) — Hy-Vee, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the business of 22 Shopko pharmacies in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Shopko patient files will merge into existing Hy-Vee Pharmacy locations in the 17 cities where the acquisitions have taken

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Posted December 14, 2018in Just Released, Uncategorized

Giving away 500 hams

By Submitted WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Dec. 14, 2018) — As part of its second annual Hy-Vee Hams for the Holidays campaign, Des Moines-area Hy-Vee employees and local first responders will distribute 500 Hormel® Cure 81® hams on Monday, Dec. 17, to benefit families in need this holiday season. Hams

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