Archive for October, 2010

Washington’s First Fall Freeze Suspends Wayland Road Construction

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:29 am


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Construction of the safety shoulders along seven miles Wayland Road, south of Washington, has been suspended due to recent cold weather.

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Absentee Voting For November Election Now Available

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Iowans can still vote early for November’s midterm elections at their county auditor’s office.

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Southeast Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack In Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Southeast Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack will be in Washington tomorrow afternoon for his “Get Out The Vote” tour of the state’s second district.

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Halloween across South East Iowa

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:23 am

A number of towns across South East Iowa are celebrating Halloween this weekend.

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Opera Star in Fairfield for Halloween

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Metropolitan Opera Singer David Malis will be spending Halloween in Fairfield Sunday.

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Cellar Creations Craft Show

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 10:04 pm

Title: Cellar Creations Craft Show
Description: The 7th Annual Cellar Creations Craft Show will be Friday Nov 26th 6-8PM and Saturday Nov 27th 9-2 PM. Homespun items for your gift-giving pleasure crafted and designed by 7 local crafters. Located 3.5 miles south of historic Kalona in Richmond. For more information call 319-656-3030

Start Date: 2010-11-26
End Date: 2010-11-27

Washington Cook-Off

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:48 pm

Title: Washington Cook-Off
Description: The Community Foundation of Washington County will be having a Chef Cook-off Fundraiser at the Trinity Parish Life Center in Richmond on Tuesday November 16th. Dinner begins at 6pm. Wine sampling provided by Fireside Winery. Chefs will be from Café Dodici and Jerry & Margie’s catering from Riverside. Cost is $50 per person. Tickets are available at the Washington Chamber office.
Date: 2010-11-16

Alive After 5

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:43 pm

Title: Alive After 5
Description: Alive After 5 at the Tile Studio from 5 to 6:30pm will be Tuesday November 16 at Tile Studio. All Chamber Members and their guests are invited to meet Margaret, Sherry and Ron Renoux and help them celebrate the 2nd anniversary of the Tile Studio.
Date: 2010-11-16

Hamakua Christmas Extravaganza

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:36 pm

Title: Hamakua Christmas Extravaganza
Description: The Christmas Extravaganza at Hamakua Place will be Thursday November 11th from 9am to 2pm. Booths are available for home based business owners, crafters, flea marketers and holiday goodies. Hamakua will be serving lunch and the venturing club will be doing a bake sale. For more information call Deb at 653-4700
Date: 2010-11-11

Washington Veterans Day Celebration

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:34 pm

Title: Washington Veterans Day Celebration
Description: The Washington Veterans Day Celebration will be Thursday November 11th with the American Legion Salute at Blair House at 10:30am, 21 gun salute on the lawn at 11am. Dinner at 6pm at the National Guard Armory. All veterans, their families and the public is invited. For details call Barb Dudder at 653-1097.
Date: 2010-11-11

Washington Holiday Stroll

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:32 pm

Title: Washington Holiday Stroll
Description: The Washington Holiday Stroll will be Saturday November 6th. Enjoy live music, roasted chestnuts, popcorn and hot cocoa from 10am – 4pm. Also buy your Santa Visit Raffle Ticket for a chance to win a 2 hour visit from Santa. Tickets are available at the Main Street Office at 205 W. Main St. for $5.
Date: 2010-11-06

Crawfordsville Fall Soup Suppe

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:31 pm

Title: Crawfordsville Fall Soup Suppe
Description: United Church of Crawfordsville Fall Soup Supper will be Saturday, November 13th from 4:30 – 6:45 p.m. The will be serving chili, oyster and potato soup, Free will offering accepted. At 7:00 p.m. the Bontrager Family Singers will give a concert. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2010-11-13

Jr. High Picture Retakes

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:30 pm

Title: Jr. High Picture Retakes
Description: Washington Jr. High will be having picture retakes on Wednesday Nov. 3 at 10:30am. Any student who missed the original picture day should plan to have their picture taken then. Students who were not happy with their pictures should bring the picture package with them on retake day and their photo will be taken free of charge. Questions should be directed to staff at 653-5414
Date: 2010-11-03

Hamakua Christmas Extravaganza

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 11:57 am

The Christmas Extravaganza at Hamakua Place will be Saturday November 20th from 9am to 2pm.  Booths are available for home based business owners, crafters, flea marketers and holiday goodies.  Hamakua will be serving lunch and the venturing club will be doing a bake sale.  For more information call Deb at 653-4700

Crawfordsville Fall Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 11:56 am

United Church of Crawfordsville Fall Soup Supper will be Saturday, November 13th from 4:30 – 6:45 p.m.  The will be serving chili, oyster and potato soup, Free will offering accepted.  At 7:00 p.m. the Bontrager Family Singers will give a concert.  Everyone is welcome.

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 9:43 am

West of the park in Trenton
Sturday 8-4
# wheeler, misc items

Wanted-Utility Trailer

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 9:42 am

Wanted
10 or 12 foot enclosed utility trailer
319-657-2762

Wanted-Hay or Straw bales

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 9:41 am

Wanted
4 Bales of straw or hay
641-622-8090

Wanted-Jewelry

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 9:40 am

Wanted
Old pocket watches, wrist watches & class rings
319-461-4832

Wanted-45 Records

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 9:39 am

Wanted
Old 45 records, rock and country outlaws
319-653-4170