M.P.H. program helps launch Community Recess Initiative in Des Moines

Students and staff at Hanawalt Elementary in Des Moines raced around their new track at a “ribbon-running” ceremony on September …

Spotlight on future CPMS alumni

The DMU American Academy of Sports Medicine (AAPSM) student club started a new activity this year to get members more …

Enjoy DMU professor’s art in Ames Sunday

The nice weather we’re enjoying is a great reason to get out and about this weekend. If you like art, …

Let the good times roll

The annual Beaverdale Fall Festival has been on my list of things to do every fall for years now, and …

Try them out

Dine at Greater Des Moines’ top restaurants during Restaurant Week starting tomorrow and running through August 25. For just $25, …

Happiness is the Iowa State Fair

I still can’t believe it’s already August, but that can only mean one thing: Iowa State Fair time! The greatest state fair …

Let babies be breastfed – in public

The benefits of breastfeeding to babies and mothers are well-established by medical experts. Organizations like the American Academy of Pediatrics …

A tasty kind of “apocalypse”

If the world were to end on a Wednesday, I know where I’d be the day before: at Tacopocalypse Taco …

Show me your jazz hands

Can you hear that? It’s Jazz in July time again and things are off to a great start.  Metro Arts …