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Iowa Law Enforcement Warns Residents of Very Sophisticated Scam
Multiple law enforcement agencies across the state of Iowa are warning residents about a new scam that can seem very realistic. A second scam has resurfaced in the Cedar Rapids area. The Iowa City Police Department, along with law enforcement in Council Bluffs, Carroll, and Sioux City are all sounding...
Take A Tour Of This Multi-Million Dollar Cedar Rapids Dream Home
Of the many dreams I allow myself when lottery jackpots get big, is the dream of owning my dream house. A property that has everything. All the modern creature comforts that anyone could possibly ask for, and then even more for good measure. There is currently a home for sale in Cedar Rapids that comes closer to matching the specs of my dream home than any other. I'm going to call it my East Post Mansion.
Frydae In Marion Adds A New Lunch Item To It’s Menu
When it comes to unique restaurants in the area, look no further than Frydae in Marion. While the menu might be limited to street fries and sundaes, man are they delicious! My personal favorite is the poutine fries. Don't be afraid of gravy and cheese folks. One common question asked at Frydae is, "Do you have sandwiches?" The answer is, "Yes!"
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in lisbon, IA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of lisbon..
Cedar Rapids police warn about scam targeting grandparents
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Cedar Rapids police are warning about a new “hard-to-resist” scam targeting grandparents. They are being called by crooks, claiming to be police officers. The scammers demand money to release their grandchildren, who are out-of-town and in trouble. They request wire transfers, cryptocurrency, or...
All the Big Events in Eastern Iowa for October 2023 [LIST]
There's a whole heck of a lot going on in Eastern Iowa in the month of October! Here are some of the big events to check out:. Friday, September 29th through Sunday, October 1st. Amana Colonies. "Enjoy beer, live music, games, German food, and so much more all through the...
Cedar Rapids City Seeking Homeless Liaison
Discover how the City of Cedar Rapids is taking a proactive approach to homelessness. They're looking to add a homeless liaison to their team, a move that could significantly impact the local community. Tune in to learn more about this innovative initiative.
First Alert Forecast
Temperatures turn warmer as we head into the weekend.
Cedar Rapids Woman Competing on Reality TV Pickleball Competition
Anybody can play pickleball, but few people are as good at it as a Cedar Rapids woman who's competing in a national competition. that will award the winner either a professional pickleball contract or a franchise for their own pickleball facility. Kristine Diehl is a special athlete. The 43-year-old Cedar...
Waterloo man found guilty of killing former friend at convenience store drive-up window
Waterloo — A Waterloo man has been found guilty of shooting and killing a man at a drive-through window back in 2022. According to the Waterloo Courier, Eugene Love Jr. was found guilty of First-Degree- Murder after only a few hours of deliberation. On January 8, 2022, 18-year-old Courtney...
9.28.23 – Metro golf, cross country and swimming & diving results
Cedar Falls won a Mississippi Valley Conference Triangular hosted by Cedar Rapids Kennedy at Ellis Golf Course in Cedar Rapids. The Tigers Evan Schofield placed 2nd with a 37. Waterloo West finished 3rd, seven strokes behind 2nd-place Kennedy. In Metro boys cross country,. Waterloo West finished 5th among 17 teams...
Cedar Rapids Residents Invited to Share Ideas for Greenway Parks Plan Update
The City of Cedar Rapids will host a public open house on October 3. The purpose is to collect community feedback on the Greenway Parks Plan. The event will be held at the Ellis Clubhouse & Event Center. It aims to update the interests and facilities highlighted in the 2014 Greenway Parks Plan. The city hopes to collect new ideas on park features and themes, such as recreational activities, landscape styles, connectivity, and water access.
Mount Vernon Community School District celebrates homecoming with ceremony at brand new stadium
Mount Vernon Community School District celebrates homecoming with ceremony at brand new stadium.
Continuation of the Cedar Rapids Sewer Solvent Scandal
Uncover the shocking revelations in Part 3 of the Cedar Rapids Sewer Solvent Scandal. KGAN-TV's investigative reports delve deeper into the controversy, earning the station its second accolade. Witness the unraveling of this environmental scandal in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Area Deals with a Slight Increase in Meth Dealing Cases
Area law enforcement regularly deals with meth dealing and possession investigations. Some of these cases involve transactions near schools, in homes, or near businesses. Recently, investigations have been conducted in Lake Mills, Forest City, and Mason City. In Mason City Richard Latham was arrested for allegedly selling and distributing methamphetamine...
CR Pride encourages LGBTQ-owned & allied businesses to sign up for new business registry
CR Pride is inviting businesses that are LGBTQ owned and welcoming to its new affirming business registry. The local nonprofit is asking area businesses that self-identify as LGBTQ-owned or LGBTQ-welcoming to join the registry. The goal is to create a public database the LGBTQ community can use to make sure...
Cedar Rapids Golf Course Clubhouse Wins Multiple Design Awards
When you look at the building in the above picture, it certainly doesn't scream 'golf course clubhouse.' Maybe a downtown office building or a doctor's office? But this is indeed a golf course clubhouse and it's unique design and features are drawing attention and winning awards!. The clubhouse at Ellis...
A New Restaurant Has Opened in the NewBo District in Cedar Rapids
A cool local eatery now has its very own storefront! The Hangry Lady has officially opened across from NewBo City Market at 1101 3rd St SE in Cedar Rapids!. If The Hangry Lady sounds familiar, it's because the eatery first opened inside NewBo City Market back in June of 2021. The business is owned and operated by Chef Allie Lanham, a Cedar Rapids-native that graduated from the Kirkwood Culinary Arts Program in 2019. After graduation, she was the Chef de Cuisine at Caucho for almost 2 years, and then the Executive Chef at Popoli for 6 months. When Popoli closed, Allie decided to open her own business.
A Popular Eatery at NewBo City Market Has Closed
The next time you visit NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids, you may notice a new empty booth. According to a recent post on social media, Grandma's Root Cellar has officially closed down. Earlier this month, a post went up on the Grandma's Root Cellar Facebook page that revealed to...
Robert Gallery’s name unveiled on Kinnick Stadium’s ‘Ring of Honor’
Robert Gallery’s name unveiled on Kinnick Stadium’s ‘Ring of Honor’