Art as Activism

Multifaceted artist Andre Davis uses poetry and music to speak out on social justice ...

What We’re Doing in July and August

The indie pop band Japanese Breakfast will perform at this year’s 80/35 Music Festival. ...

Fun with Fungi

Dietitian and mushroom grower Kimberly Baishnab shows off a cluster of her oyster mushrooms. ...

Purrfect Stretches

Photographer: Duane Tinkey You’ve heard of goat yoga, but cat yoga? Yes! At Coffee Cats ...

Meet Lucas Paul

Writer: Hailey Allen Photographer: Joelle Blanchard Age: 24 Profession or avocation: Entrepreneur (@goldeneye.ai) How ...

The Dish on Global Flavors

At dsm’s annual Discover Diverse Des Moines event in May, several community leaders spotlighted ...

Students Learn Personal Finance for the Real World

Drake students Maisy Russell and Andrew Kasten hope a class on personal finance will ...

Local Couple Gives to Opera to Make a Difference

Craig Shadur at his home. He and his wife, Kimberly, have donated their time, ...

New Book Explores Financial Planning for Empty Nesters

By Steve Dinnen With four kids entering college, or grad school, Matt Meline (pictured) found ...

Bookeys Provide Lead Gift for Art Center Campaign

Harry and Pam Bookey at the Des Moines Art Center’s campaign kickoff event June ...