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Local Musician Creates ‘Anthem for Des Moines’

Andrew Hoyt, a Grimes native, is passionate about Des Moines. So much so, he ...

New Novel Is Loosely Based On Local Mysteries

Acclaimed Des Moines author Kali White VanBaale’s new book, “The Monsters We Make,” puts a spin ...

At the Table with the Goodie Bowl

TJ Welton meets a young customer at his healthy food business, the Goodie Bowl. ...

New Restaurant Coming to Downtown

Fresko shared this mystery creation on Facebook, hinting that it might make an appearance ...

Upcoming Cultural Events Go Virtual

In normal times, the Iowa Pork Lawn Party brings people together for a large ...

Local Partners Serve Those In Need

Local volunteers and vendors are serving daily meals to food-insecure community members. Photo: Central ...

Art Exhibit Pays Homage to Suffragists

Elizabeth Cady Stanton is one suffragist who stands out for local artist Mary Kline-Misol, ...

At the Table with Kiana’s Cookie Creations

Kiana Hines, owner of Kiana’s Cookie Creations, launched her business in 2016 and now ...

The Perfect Picnic for Walnut Woods State Park

Broasted chicken from the Chicken features super-crisp skin and tender meat. The Full Court ...

At the Table with Curly Girl Cakes and Cookies

Twelve-year-old Maya Ridgeway is running a brand-new baking business out of her home kitchen. ...