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Peeping trial of accused Iowa City landlord moved to July
The invasion of privacy trial for an Iowa City landlord accused of spying on several female tenants in his buildings through peepholes in bathrooms has been reset to July.
Tue May 21, 2013
Eastern Iowa lawmakers offer compromises on eminent domain, passenger rail
A pair of Eastern Iowa lawmakers are hoping to help the Legislature toward adjournment by offering a bipartisan compromise on two key issues that have generated interest in recent years.
Iowa City debates whether police officers belong in schools
Cedar Rapids Police School Resource Officer Charity Hansel watches as students leave Kennedy High School at the end of the school day on Monday, May 20, 2013, in Cedar Rapids.
Mon May 20, 2013
Iowa City police make third arrest in Regina bomb threats
Kashawn Supreme Deas, 21, of Allentown, Penn., was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of calling the K-12 school numerous times on both Aug.
BWW Reviews: What Makes a Man Explored at Actors' Summit
What makes a man a man explored at Actors' Summit Roy Berko Member, American Theatre Critics Association, Cleveland Critics Circle Until the late 1960s and 70s, the age of women's liberation, the writings and speeches of Gloria Steinem , Betty Friedan, and Bella Abzug, MS magazine, and the National Women's Caucus, men knew what it was like to be a ... (more)
Five juveniles arrested in fight at Iowa City High
According to a press release from the Iowa City police department, police sent an officer to the high school for extra patrol as a precaution following an incident over the weekend that police anticipated might spill over into school.
Sun May 19, 2013
Homers - What's going right
BICYCLE FRIENDLIER: Iowa City recently moved a step ahead on the bicycle friendly path.
Staff wrote a new blog post: Summer: Time to dig in to reading
Learning to read takes practice, and summer is the perfect opportunity for kids to "dig into reading" because it's a chance to read for fun in a relaxed setting.
Sat May 18, 2013
Opinion Staff wrote a new blog post: Students landfill diversion is wise move
Congratulations to the students and faculty at Regina Elementary School in Iowa City for being involved in using our resources in order to keep from supplying our misused landfills.
Endometriosis more common in lean women: study
Researchers following more than 116,000 women found that morbidly obese study participants were 39 percent less likely than normal-weight women to develop the chronic condition - in which uterine tissue grows outside the uterus and causes painful periods and bleeding.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Fairfield Ledger
A dog named Toby has been credited with saving an Iowa couple from a fire that damaged their home southeast of Des Moines.
The Fairfield Ledger
Bob Jones University; University of Iowa
Rebecca Bartle, a senior dramatic production major from Fairfield, was among approximately 1,500 Bob Jones University students who were named to the Spring 2013 Dean's List.
Iowa City man accused of having 10 pounds of marijuana, $20,000 in safe
A 50-year-old Iowa City man is in the Johnson County Jail this morning on felony charges after police found more than 10 pounds of marijuana in his house, just east of downtown.
Cassandra Elton, the director of the library, poses in front of the Antelope Lending Library in the Ped Mall in Iowa City on May 11, 2013.
Thu May 16, 2013
Iowa City's La James beauty school accused of violating sanitation, licensing laws
The Tuscany Day Spa at La' James International College is located inside one of the beer caves the were part of the Union Brewery in what is now the Brewery Square building on Jan.
Staff wrote a new blog post: My Biz: Entrepreneurs...
Velvet Coat carries more than 30 designer brands, including Rag & Bone, Diane Von Furstenburg, Tory Burch, and Pink Tartan.
Wed May 15, 2013
Couple accused of stealing jewelry from Iowa City man's deceased wife
A couple has been arrested on suspicion of stealing jewelry belonging to an Iowa City man's deceased wife and then pawning it to help pay rent.
APNewsBreak: Mailbox bomb suspect to face hearing
Global health officials say a deadly new respiratory virus related to SARS has apparently spread from patients to two health care workers in eastern Saudi Arabia.
Gregg Hennigan wrote a new blog post: Iowa City OK's application for grant to put cops in schools
The City Council Tuesday night OK'd a grant application that would provide money to put armed police officers in secondary schools in the Iowa City Community School District.