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The Des Moines Community Playhouse held the 2018 Dionysos Awards on Sunday, Oct. 14. The theatre honored 18 backstage, front-of-house, and education volunteers, and announced... [Read More]
On Thursday, Oct. 11 two members of the Polk County Board of Supervisors will be recognized at the Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource... [Read More]
There's an old expression that officials of Indian Hills Community College obviously have not heard about --- or have chosen to ignore. ... [Read More]
Iowa Wild announced today management has selected forward Cal O'Reilly as the team's captain for the 2018-19 season. O'Reilly will serve as captain for the... [Read More]
Oct. 4 - Polk County Veteran Affairs will be collecting new and gently used winter coats, hats and gloves that will be donated to veterans... [Read More]
James Jordan: His Life and His Legacy," written by West Des Moines author Louise Gately with Jan Davison. This new book details the impressive but... [Read More]
It's confession time: I cannot say with confidence what transpired in that upstairs bedroom in a suburban home in Montgomery County, Md.,... [Read More]
Stivers Ford Lincoln in Waukee recently began construction on its new state-of-the-art, stand-alone collision center facility. The new collision center is located to the immediate... [Read More]
In the first-ever NHL hockey game at Wells Fargo Arena, the Minnesota Wild fell to the St. Louis Blues by a score of 3-2 with... [Read More]
2019 Best of Des Moines Ballot Here are the rules for the 2019 Best of Des Moines Readers' Poll: The... [Read More]
Distraction appears to be a main focus so far in the race for Iowa governor. Election Day is two months away. The... [Read More]
Live theater, outdoor adventures, tunes, art... This is your go-to source for entertainment in central Iowa. Autumn winds will soon... [Read More]
Where is the love for Des Moines' insurance industry? The Equitable Building defined the Des Moines skyline for decades. Now it's done by The... [Read More]
After six-and-a-half years of proceedings — and $987,849.80 in billings to taxpayers — George LaMarca is withdrawing as the state's lawyer in the never-ending discrimination... [Read More]
A universal basic income is best response as capitalism turns on 'normal people,' Democratic candidate for president says. Andrew Yang... [Read More]
Who doesn't love dumplings? A friend who spends time in France each year was baffled about the popularity of Subway... [Read More]
A helpful hand for nearly four decades "There is no more shushing at the library," informs Tina Brooks. The long-time... [Read More]
"My motto is to buy from people you know and as close to home as you can get." — Lisa Bean Nearly... [Read More]
Band mixes up music based on the crowd. Los Lobos admits to playing music that's all over the map. From rock, Tex-Mex, country, R&B,... [Read More]
Among the originators of digital printmaking and still pushing the limits of the genre Karen Strohbeen and Bill Luchsinger are two of the Midwest's... [Read More]