Iowa State Fair New Foods

DES MOINES, IA (06/24/2015)(readMedia)– The Iowa State Fair is known for fun, interesting, and delicious food. Each year, a list…

Farmer’s Market Vouchers for seniors

As part of a national initiative, Milestones Area Agency on Aging will begin distributing vouchers starting June 1 to low- and moderate-income seniors for use at local farmers markets.   To qualify, applicants must live in Iowa and be age 60 or older on the date of application. Milestones is the distribution agency for seniors…

Southeast Iowa Museum Crawl

Celebrate Iowa Museum Week with a trip back through time. The second annual Southeast Iowa Museum Crawl, which will take place June 13,   is just the place to do that. Participating museums have agreed to be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and promise to fill your mind and imagination with days…

Sieda community Action Seeking candidates for board of directors

Ottumwa, Iowa May 27, 2015 – Sieda Community Action is seeking candidates to serve as low-income representatives for their board of directors. Sieda’s Board of Directors is the governing body of the nonprofit corporation and is responsible for establishing corporate policy, including matters related to the establishment of the agency goals and objectives, the agency’s…

“Nothing Compares” to the Iowa State Fair’s Free Stage Line-up

DES MOINES, IA (05/20/2015)(readMedia)– From rock legends to country up-and-comers, Fairgoers can enjoy more than a million dollars’ worth of free entertainment throughout the 11 days of the 2015 Iowa State Fair. “Nothing Compares” to this year’s entertainment, all free with gate admission. The Iowa State Fair runs August 13-23. This year’s line-up features southern…

1st Annual Sharon K. Norton Memorial Gospel Sing!

1st Annual Sharon K. Norton Memorial Gospel Sing! June 6  1:00 PM — With Special Guest The Musical Hammers Family Trio The Loynachans The Kelly Sisters Mike, Penny and Jacque And More: Everyone is invited to stay for dinner on the grounds at 5:30 PM…Meat, Drink and Homemade Ice Cream Provided…Bring a covered dish to share…Bring…