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Posted May 12, 2016in Community Featured, In Living, Community Web Exclusives, Web Exclusives, Urbandale

> Urbandale Chamber of Commerce Recognized in Washington D.C. for 5-Star Accreditation

> WASHINGTON D.C. – The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce was presented with its 5-Star Accreditation at the Greater Des Moines Partnership’s Congressional Leadership Briefing & Luncheon at the Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill today. The United States Chamber of Commerce honored the Urbandale Chamber with 5-Star Accreditation for exceeding

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Posted May 12, 2016in Community Featured, Perry

Dallas County Hospital Honors DAISY Award Winner

  Perry, Iowa – Dallas County Hospital is excited to announce their 5th annual DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nursing Winner. Jody Hollar, RN, received the honor during a Nurses’ Week Recognition Event on May 2nd. The award is part of the national DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the superhuman efforts

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Posted September 29, 2015in Adel, Community Featured

At home in Prairie Stream

Few people build their own home these days, but Curt Kahler served as the general contractor when he and Amy built their new home on 10 acres at 21263 Prairie Stream Drive in the Prairie Stream development four miles southwest of Adel. Like many people the Kahlers wanted to raise

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Posted September 02, 2015in Community Featured, Johnston

A new tradition is born

There’s nothing better to bring a family together than a grill out. It’s a Thompson family tradition that is being handed down to the newest homeowners in the lineage. Each summer, the Thompson family tree has one very important gathering: the annual family cookout. “It’s sort of a send off

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Posted September 02, 2015in Community Featured, Urbandale

Story times resume

The library is planning to resume story times and other regularly scheduled youth programs after Labor Day, beginning Tuesday, September 8th. Preschool activities offered include: Morning Family Story Time for children age 2 and up on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Toddler Time for 2 year

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Posted September 02, 2015in Adel, Community Featured

Looking back

100 Years Ago: Local Happenings: Mrs. Josiah Ludington was spending the latter part of the week here with Mrs. Elmer Knop: week; Miss. Blean Conant is the owner of a new piano received last week.   Mrs. Beane Finley’s father, W. H. Comstock of Lecher, S. D. left for his home

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Posted September 02, 2015in Community Featured, Urbandale

When foundations fail

My cabin neighbor impressed me as he put a new foundation under his lake home, which had stood as a north woods cabin until he added a second story and hefty log siding. The decades-old foundation couldn’t handle the added weight, and when I arrived, steel beams and wooden cribs

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Posted September 02, 2015in Adel, Community Featured

What a festival!

On day 4 of my new position as the Director of the Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce, I had the privilege of seeing the Sweet Corn Festival production. Being involved with other festivals and community events, I had an understanding of what to expect.   Nothing had me prepared for this

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Posted September 02, 2015in Adel, Community Featured

A new (school) year in Christ

It’s gearing up to be an action-packed fall semester for those at New Hope Church in Adel. The school years means a lot of changes and updates for local parents, students and staff, but that doesn’t mean that worship, fellowship and praise have to fall to the wayside. New Hope

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Posted September 02, 2015in Community Featured, Johnston

Building a foundation

I just moved my son into college (ISU – gained another convert). My daughter is in her Sophomore year at Johnston. The education world is back in full swing building a foundation, preparing the minds of our youth for the imposing and unending job of caring for the world and

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