Memorial Services for 78 year old Mary Anne Swailes of Riverside will be 10:30 Saturday (4/3) morning at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside. Visitation will be Friday (4/2) from 4 to 7pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will be at a later date.
Funeral Services for 73 year old Fred R. Reynolds of Riverside will be held Monday (3/29) at 2pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. The body is to be cremated. Visitation will be held Sunday (3/28) from 2 to 6pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home. A memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice or St. Judes.
President Obama greets audience members yesterday after his speech at the University of Iowa (Courtesy of the White House)
President Barack Obama began his campaign to win public approval for the healthcare overhaul in the same state he started his bid for the White House. Obama spoke yesterday in Iowa City. Below are some audio highlights from that speech
A local TEA Party Chapter is planning a meeting this weekend in the wake of the passage of the new healthcare law. Organizer Laddie Oliver says they see measures such as these as fiscally irresponsible. Oliver stresses that while people may feel upset over government spending, it’s not an excuse to resort to violence.