Posted October 22, 2014in Web Exclusives

Saylorville Lake Halloween Prowl

Saturday, October 25th 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. – Pre-School Age 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. – Grade School Age Saylorville Lake Visitor Center The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces the Annual Halloween Prowl at the Saylorville Lake Visitor Center.  Bring the youngsters for a real treat.  Activities will include a

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Posted October 20, 2014in Ankeny, Beaverdale, Bondurant, Boone, Community Web Exclusives, Des Moines West, Grimes, Perry, Pleasant Hill, Urbandale, Waukee, Web Exclusives, West Des Moines, Windsor Heights

Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Participants Increase to 28 Schools in 2014-2015

DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines Performing Arts today announced that 28 Iowa high schools representing nearly 2,000 students will participate in the 2014-2015 Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards. The Awards, now in its third year, celebrate the outstanding achievements of young musical theater artists from high schools throughout

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Posted October 20, 2014in Web Exclusives

2015 National History Day in Iowa program kicks off this week with Civil Rights activist Patti Miller

DES MOINES – An Iowa native and Civil Rights activist who worked with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and spent time in Mississippi during Freedom Summer 1964 highlights this week’s kickoff to the National History Day in Iowa’s “2015 Leadership & Legacy: Iowa’s Role in Freedom Summer” program at the

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Posted October 17, 2014in Web Exclusives

Iowa’s #1 Children’s Halloween Begins with a Bang

DES MOINES, Iowa (Oct. 17, 2014) Treats have arrived and Blank Park Zoo has been transformed for Iowa’s biggest Halloween event for children… Night Eyes at Blank Park Zoo presented by Hy-Vee, Thursdays through Sundays now through October 26. “Night Eyes is a fun trick-or-treating event that has become an

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Posted October 16, 2014in Web Exclusives

Broadlawns Hosts Forum to Meet Board Candidates

Des Moines, IA – (October 16, 2014) – Broadlawns Medical Center will host an open public forum to provide voters an opportunity to meet the six candidates who are running for a seat on the medical center’s board of trustees.  The following is a listing of the candidates as they

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Posted October 15, 2014in Web Exclusives

Think again before burning leaves: harmful to your health and illegal

(Des Moines, IA) – Fall is in the air. Tree leaves are dropping and piling up. Most of us enjoy the fall aroma of burning leaves. However, before you decide to light that pile of leaves on fire, think again. Burning leaves is against the law in parts of Polk

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Posted October 15, 2014in Web Exclusives

Harvest Concert Announces 10th Anniversary Show

Des Moines, Iowa…    Taking the expression “singing for food” literally, area musicians will come together for a 10th anniversary show at two separate locations the weekend of November 8th and 9th  to raise money for the DMARC Food Pantry. “The scope of this concert and the food pantry’s needs have

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Posted October 15, 2014in Web Exclusives

Southridge to Host Bully Prevention Event on Oct. 18

WHO:                   Join Southridge Mall in celebrating National Bully Prevention Month with a special performance from “Rock in Prevention.” WHAT:                  Take a stand against bullying in a family-friendly environment. Southridge Mall is proud to partner with local non-profit “Rock in Prevention” to bring awareness to bullying. Guests are invited to

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Posted October 14, 2014in Web Exclusives

Gable to speak in Des Moines on Oct. 23

DES MOINES – Legendary wrestling competitor and coach Dan Gable will speak in a special arrangement at The Latin King at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 23, 2014, hosted by the local Wrestlers in Business Network (WIBN) and sponsored by Big Barn Harley Davidson.  The Latin King is located at 2200

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Posted October 13, 2014in Web Exclusives

Des Moines Onstage Presents Immersive 360 Cabaret

Willkommen to the KIT KAT KLUB! Life may be a Cabaret, but what would you do to survive? Experience the hit musical Cabaret as never before. The first theatrical production in the Des Moines Social Club’s Basement Bar, audience members will be immersed into a world of sex, booze and

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