Monday, January 26, 2015

In Bondurant Living
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Way Back When

More than 150 years ago, Alexander Bondurant headed west from Illinois to seek his fortune and start a new life on the prairie in Polk County, Iowa. Today, the City...

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In Beaverdale Living
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From its beginnings in a quaint building along Beaver Avenue to the eco-friendly remodel at a different site, the west-side library that serves the Beaverdale neighborhood has always had a...

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In Waukee Living
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For any bibliophile, the library is the best place to stock up on all your reading favorites. In any community, the library can also be a hub of activity —...

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In Boone Living
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If one is looking to create a gift that truly keeps on giving, perhaps there is no better place to start than a public library. Andrew Carnegie must have felt...

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In Altoona Living
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In 1971, a small bungalow filled with mostly donated books became Altoona’s first public library. Some 44 years later, the Altoona Public Library continues to be an invaluable resource for...

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In Pleasant Hill Living
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In June of 1981 a committee led by then-mayor Lawrence Hopper met to discuss creating library services for the town. Until that date, residents had been using services out of...

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