Des Moines Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Queens of GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Cityview Online

    The luck of the Irish has Des Moines doubling down on green this year. Not only is the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament coming to town, it's pushing the 2016 Friendly Sons of St. Patrick's Day Parade back a day.

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  2. Hensley's housing vote pays off for her employerRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Maybe Councilwoman Chris Hensley didn't have a conflict of interest last December when she cast a critical "yes" vote that allowed local developers to apply to the Iowa Finance Authority for low-income-housing tax credits. Hensley is a director and paid consultant at Midwest Housing Equity Group, an Omaha-based firm that syndicates and sells tax credits from developers.

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  3. The ebb and flow of the family restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Pushing and shoving each other, we make our way over from St. Mary's School in Iowa City, through the back screen door off an alley from Linn Street, and into the kitchen at Hamburg Inn No. 2. Boxes are stacked along the far wall, full of large tin cans of fruit cocktail and green beans.

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  4. Not reinventing the wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Do not mess with perfection. Why do so many cooks think that adding ingredients to legendary recipes improves them? In Des Moines, this often manifests itself in the form of cheap cheese.

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  5. Another big claim is filed against Blunck estateRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | Cityview Online

    A bank in Atlantic has filed a large claim against the estate of Kirk Blunck . The Rolling Hills Bank & Trust says the estate owes it $557,214.64, plus interest at 4.75 percent, on borrowings Blunck made from the bank and didn't repay.

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  6. The wine ladyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Cityview Online

    "I don't think I'm all that interesting," she tells me at the start. A little embarrassed, it seems.

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  7. Under Fire?Read the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Death happens. Accidents can happen anywhere. Anyone could be killed on the clock at any occupation.

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  8. Divorce terms give Tom Miller an incentive to run againRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Attorney General Tom Miller apparently is about to hire Mari Culver for a top job in the AG's office. Culver, the wife of former governor Chet Culver , has long been with the Duncan Green firm in Des Moines.

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  9. From confrontation to communicationRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | Cityview Online

    During the past six months, the best performance in a Des Moines production may have come from an African-American. Aaron Smith, in "A Soldier's Play," drew audiences into a howling private torment.

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  10. Defining 'rad'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cityview Online

    I knew that, even without the helpful observation of my wife. I wasn't at 16, and I'm certainly not at 61. If coolness is the test, I am always good for the overall curve.

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  11. Doors close, others openRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Many places in town think lunch is not worth the effort or cost. When Alba owner Jason Simon opened Eatery A, he said the main lesson he learned at his first restaurant was about being open for lunch.

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  12. Ahlers law firm sues the estate of Kirk BlunckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Kirk Blunck , the respected and embattled Des Moines architect who died mysteriously in the stairwell of his Teachout Building in the East Village on Jan. 24, left an estate valued at about $500,000, according to a document filed the other day in Polk County District Court. But debts and judgments will eat into that.

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  13. Grunge rather than glitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Broadway tends to bloat, going for overkill as in "Phantom of the Opera." "Cabaret," though, recently scored the opposite kind of success.

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  14. Brew with a viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Location, location, location. When buying a home or property, location is the most important factor, according to some.

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  15. Getting the band back togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Back when the 21st century was shiny and new, five guys got together in Des Moines and created a band called Towncrier. Consisting of drummer Will Locker, vocalist Jerry Lorenson, guitarists Ryan Plotz and Lucas Welchans, and bassist Cory Talbot, Towncrier was responsible for some of the tightest, most well-rounded material to come out of the city's early 2000's music scene.

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  16. Have a blast at the Doxie DashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Cityview Online

    What comes to mind when you think of hockey? Men imbued with a certain grace on their feet? Scrappy athletes ready to sacrifice their body for the game and their team? Paul Newman in "Slapshot"? Dachshunds scampering across the ice? Come for the hockey but stay for the Doxie Dash. During the first intermission of the Des Moines Buccaneers' game, the Bucs and the Animal Rescue League of Iowa will bring "wiener dog" racing to Des Moines once again.

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  17. Mary's picture on a semiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Crowds storm the Hy-Vee on Valley West Drive. No, it's not a riot, but carts are nearly full even though customers are only halfway through the many aisles with the many smiles.

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  18. Who Wins the Titles?Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Our readers have voted. The ballots have been counted. Some favorites continue to dominate.

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  19. The monastic lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Neon doesn't seem the best light for contemplating the contemplative life. Not to mention those bright red shopping carts lined up in front with the red bulls eye prominent on the facade.

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  20. Red Running HoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Cityview Online

    We're still a few months from spring, but that doesn't mean you can't see some central Iowans getting into the spirit. It's about this time of the year when February ice storms form over the horizon, and only the bravest of souls throw on shorts and a T-shirt whenever the temperature jumps above 30 degrees.

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