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Iowa KidsNet hold Adoption Friday Event in Waterloo

Iowa KidsNet hold Adoption Friday Event in Waterloo

November is National Adoption Month and Iowa KidsNet is bringing awareness by holding an Adoption Friday celebration on Friday, Nov. 14 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Black Hawk County Courthouse on 315 East Fifth Street in Waterloo. “What we will be doing is celebrating adoptions of 14 families […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
STEM expo showcases science and math to kids

STEM expo showcases science and math to kids

On November 13, the Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center was filled with young, aspiring scientists. The second-annual STEM expo was being held to show children all of the options available to them in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. There were over 75 exhibitors present to showcase their […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Garth Brooks Influences Positivity in Osage Cancer Patient

Garth Brooks Influences Positivity in Osage Cancer Patient

Osage resident Teresa Shaw self diagnosed herself with cancer in June earlier this year. When she got a mammogram, the tumor was not visible due to dense tissue, so she got an ultrasound finding out the tumor was actually 2 inches. “I was diagnosed with breast cancer,” Shaw said. “Invasive […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Riding to Remember

Riding to Remember

The American flag is a symbol of freedom. To some, it may be a reminder that Veterans Day is approaching, this coming Tuesday to be exact. But for the Nichols family from Janesville, it’s a daily reminder that freedom isn’t always free and that their son Donny had to pay […]

by · November 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
The Great Bicycle Recycle

The Great Bicycle Recycle

Since February of 2014, an exhibit centered around recycling and exercise has been going on at the Phelps Youth Pavilion in Waterloo. This exhibit is called The Great Bicycle Recycle. Used bicycles have been donated to the Waterloo Center for the Arts for this exhibit. The exhibit is all a part […]

by · November 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
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