advertiser content


LSI Respite Care receives national Innovative and Exemplary service award

Lutheran Services in Iowa (LSI) was recently recognized as an Innovative and Exemplary respite service by the ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center. LSI is one of four recipients of this recognition this year.LSI's Respite Care program provides personalized, temporary support for children and adults with disabilities across Iowa, allowing their caregivers time to take care of themselves.

Opal and Hazel's Wood Fired Pizza announces the July Schedule

Please see our attached schedule for July. We are still pretty busy with events and hope to get back to our towns very soon.We are considering [st]ting up on Wednesdays soon too.Where are we in July? 2nd Roy's Hometown Grocery Shellsburg 5pm 9th Rooster & Lil' Chick Vinton 5pm 10th Plainfield Days 11am-? 17th Cedar Falls Motorsport Park for "Night of Fire" 11am-? 23rd Rooster & Lil' Chick Vinton 5pm 24th Medical Clinic Urbana 5pm 30th Private Party PIZZA FACT: 62% of Americans prefer meat toppings while 38% prefer veggies.
advertiser content

Local Edward Jones Branch Team Celebrates Anniversary, Promotion, National Award

The Edward Jones team in the Vinton branch office has much to celebrate. This year marks Financial Advisor Dean Studer's 30th anniversary, branch team member Becky Kruckenberg's promotion and the firm's recognition by J.D. Power for client satisfaction.Anniversary - For the past 30 years, Studer has served clients and the community from his Vinton branch office, partnering for positive impact to help improve the wellbeing of his clients and colleagues, and to better the Vinton community and society.

Protect yourself from these common Fourth of July claims

by Scott StueberThe Fourth of July is my favorite holiday because it means getting together with family and friends. Independence Day celebrations often include parties, grilling, fireworks, swimming, and boating. When the sun goes down, magnificent fireworks displays can be seen for miles. While these activities can be fun and create many great memories, they can also be dangerous.

4th St. Diner Menu

Just a reminder that we are still offering carryout and home delivered meals Sunday through Friday. The July 2021 menu is attached for your information. If you are calling the center to order either carryout or home delivered meal, please press 1 to be taken to the Dining Room desk. You may also enter extension 2008, as some people have had trouble with the 1.
advertiser content

Vinton Food Trucks and Their Schedules

Just a sampling of Beast and Bird's preparations for their weekly meal offerings Vinton has been blessed with several food trucks that pop up during the week. But keeping the schedules straight seems a bit confusing at times. If I forgot anyone else, let me know! Thursday NightBeast and Bird 5-8:30 p.m.Logan Merchant, the owner, got into the business because, "I've always enjoyed cooking, and the last few years I've really become passionate about it! I especially love serving food to the people.

4th St. Diner Menu for June

The June 2021 menu is attached for your information.  If you are calling the center to order either a carryout or home delivered meal, please press 1 to be taken to the Dining Room desk.  You may also enter extension 2008, as some people have had trouble with the 1.  That way anyone who is assigned to work that day can access your message and schedule as needed.

Secretary Naig Applauds Beginning Farmer Program Expansion

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig applauded the Legislature’s passage of Senate File 619, which includes an expansion of eligibility for the Beginning Farmer Tax Credit program.“We should be doing all we can to reduce financial barriers and help young Iowans start a career in agriculture; the Beginning Farmer program is a great way to do just that.
advertiser content


Fareway Stores, Inc. will showcase its appreciation of essential healthcare workers with a special offer. In honor of International Nurses Day on Wednesday, May 12, all medical professionals are eligible to receive a 10 percent discount at the register. “We are proud to celebrate our essential healthcare workers,” said Fareway Executive Vice President of Merchandising Mike McCormick.

Naig: ‘Farmers can use state cost share funds to add soil health & water quality

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig announced that farmers and landowners can sign up now for state cost share funds to help adopt soil health and water quality practices. The funding can be used for in-field management practices, including planting cover crops, transitioning acres to no-till/strip-till soil management, or applying a nitrification inhibitor.
View Page
advertiser content
advertiser content