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Ruby Ellen Photography took on its first client in October 2012. Just over a year later, owner Robyn Rasmussen was scheduling up 40 to 50 photo sessions a month.
Local emergency officials were warning Iowa City residents to drive cautiously after dozens of snow-related accidents Sunday, including a four-vehicle crash involving a police squad car sending two to the hospital.
Police said they found a stolen bag of beef jerky stuffed down an Iowa City man's pants, but he claimed he wasn't the one that put it there.
Pat is orange and yellow in color, while Alex is yellow and brown. Although they are currently nightcrawler size, they will eventually grow to about 3-feet in length as adults.
Those who think young people today are only interested in tweeting, texting and snap chatting haven't met Katie Langenfeld, Ian Nessler and Louie Hardin.
But they also wanted Miranda Lalla to know the pain she caused when she killed Gross, a free-spirited optimist who loved nature and her family.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, December 12, 2013, at First Presbyterian Church in Iowa City, with inurnment to take place at the church's columbarium.
Eight Iowa City police officers responded to Caliente, 171 Highway 1 W., at 11:26 p.m. Saturday for a report of a fight possibly involving a gun.
When Elsie Gauley Vega was growing up on farm north of Sheffield in the 1930s and '40s, she knew she was different from many of her peers, but she didn't have a word for why.
The Iowa City and Cedar Rapids area received around two inches of snow on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service, and the snow left local police busy responding to car crashes throughout the day as drivers found themselves adjusting to the winter precipitation.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the West Branch Municipal Cemetery in West Branch.
JoAnn bequeathed her body to the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. In accord with her preference, no funeral or commemorative service will be held.
Recently released Iowa City Community School District enrollment data show the number of students approved for free and reduced-price lunch continues to increase -- a situation that could affect students' learning and school officials' pursuit of equity in the district.
Verification by the team that the Iowa City Police Department meets the commission's state-of-the art standards is a part of a voluntary process to maintain accreditation.