Archive for May, 2013

IMS Soccer Falls in Second Half

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 8:28 am

IMS soccer fell last night, after a long winning streak, Iowa City Regina broke it in the second half.

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Supervisors Give Consent to Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Supervisors approved allowing the City of Riverside to extend its urban renewal extension within its two-mile limit.

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Rare Albino Creature at Marr Park

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Washington County Conservation Department has taken in a rare specimen, found by a local resident.

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May Day is Today

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:26 am

Today is May Day, and historically, May Day was celebrated to welcome the spring.

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Confinement Expansion Approved

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:25 am

A public hearing was held yesterday concerning an expansion of an animal confinement feeding operation at the Supervisor’s meeting.

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Some Commercial Property Owners See Boost in Value in April

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:23 am

The assessor’s office has updated commercial property values in parts of Washington County.

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World Record Holders to be Honored Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Governor will be in Louisa County tomorrow to recognize a group that’s broken a world record.

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Boat Registrations Due Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

All boat registrations expired yesterday and the renewal period is still underway for boat owners statewide.

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Kalona Facility Needs Committee Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

Results from the community building survey in Kalona will be discussed by a committee tonight.

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Mother’s Day Tea

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:55 am

Title: Mother\’s Day Tea
Description: Mother’s Day Tea will be held at United Presbyterian Church in Washington on Sunday, May 12th from 12:30 to 2pm. Tickets are $10.
Date: 2013-05-12

Healing Service

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:54 am

Title: Healing Service
Description: A Healing Service will be held Friday, May 3rd at St James Catholic Church. Mass begins at 6:30pm.
Date: 2013-05-03

Relay for Life Shirts

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:53 am

Title: Relay for Life Shirts
Description: Orders for Relay for Life shirts are due by Monday, May 6th. The shirts are free for cancer survivors planning on attending the event in June. Call 653-6367 to place an order. Luminary bags are also available at the Washington Library.
Date: 2013-05-06

Opera House Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:53 am

Title: Opera House Breakfast
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House is holding their monthly breakfast on Saturday, May 4th from 7 to 9am. Cost is $7 per person, children under 10 are free. There will be a variety of breakfast items.
Date: 2013-05-04

Riverside Trail Run

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:52 am

Title: Riverside Trail Run
Description: The Washington YMCA is holding a Trail Run in Riverside on Saturday, May 18th. The prize race begins at 10am, with the family walk/run beginning at 10:45. Registration forms are available at the Washington YMCA.
Date: 2013-05-18

Living with Blindness Group

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:52 am

Title: Living with Blindness Group
Description: The Living with Blindness Group will host Susan Howard with the Iowa Department of Blindness. A presentation on techniques that will assist individuals with low to no vision will be given. The free program is scheduled for Wednesday, May 8th at 10am in the game room at Halcyon House.
Date: 2013-05-08

Racing to Cure Cystic Fibrosis

Posted: Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 2:30 am

Title: Racing to Cure Cystic Fibrosis
Description: Racing to Cure Cystic Fibrosis is Saturday, May 18th at 9am on the Washington Square.
Date: 2013-05-18