Skateboard and Bicycle Safety

Parents of youth who skate or bike are asked to remind their children about these ‘rules of the road.’    Skateboards,…

Amazing New Food and Amusing Fun at the 2014 Iowa State Fair

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DES MOINES, IA (07/15/2014)(readMedia)– The Iowa State Fair will offer a wide variety of new offerings to taste, watch and experience this year. New Fair foods, attractions and entertainment are available in addition to the many traditional Fair favorites. “Nothing Compares” to this array of new excitement that awaits Fairgoers August 7-17. Foods This year’s…

SEISO to Present Free Chamber Concerts

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The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will promote their 2014-15 season with a set of free chamber concerts July 16-17, 2014 in Burlington and Fairfield and a mini noon concert in Washington. The Fairfield concert is 7:30 pm Wednesday evening, July 16 at the Sondheim Center. The mini concert in Washington will begin at 12:15 pm…

Iowa State Fair Offers Entertainment and Activities Just for Kids

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DES MOINES, IA (07/10/2014)(readMedia)– The Iowa State Fair has a wide variety of free, family-friendly fun coming to the 2014 Fair. Kids’ activities and entertainment, all free with admission, can be found everywhere from the Kids’ Zone to the Fun Forest Stage. “Nothing Compares” to the Iowa State Fair, set August 7-17. The Kids’ Zone…

Missouri State Reps Candidate’s Forum July 29th

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KIRKSVILLE – The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to offer to the voting citizens of the community an opportunity to meet candidates running for the office of State Representative of the 3rd District. This race will be determined in the August 5th election.   These two Republican candidates,…

Mosquito Tips – Fight the Bite

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As mosquito populations rise, Iowans urged to protect and prevent   Recent rains have resulted in more mosquitoes buzzing through the Iowa air. The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) urges Iowans to take action to protect themselves against mosquito bites, and to prevent the mosquito population from growing. Although mosquitoes carrying the West Nile…

Symphonic Blast Has Been Rescheduled

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The annual “Symphonic Blast!” in Burlington’s Crapo Park has been rescheduled for August 16, 2014. Starting at dusk (7:45 PM), the concert will be a rich and wonderful blend of popular and light classical music. As always, it will conclude with Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever and the best fireworks in the region. Bring your…