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In the News (Sun 21 Apr 19)

  
  Ames News - Topix
Iowa Republican Party officials predicted Thursday that next month's straw poll would draw 40,000 people and raise at least $1 million for the state party.
A former Iowa State quarterback and an Ames woman have been charged with possession of heroin with intent to deliver.
A former Iowa State University football player nicknamed 'T-High' and an Ames woman were arrested earlier this month near Ames Middle School for possession of heroin with intent to deliver it.
www.topix.net /city/ames-ia   (716 words)

  
  Ames, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ames was founded near a location that was deemed favorable for a railroad crossing of the Skunk River.
Ames is home of Iowa State University of Science and Technology, a space grant college, at its founding, the state's (Morrill Act) land-grant university, formerly known as the Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts.
Ames is the home of the closely allied U.S Department of Agriculture's National Animal Disease Center, and the main offices of the Iowa state Department of Transportation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ames,_Iowa   (869 words)

  
 Feilmeyer, Feilmeyer, Keenan & Forbes, plc - Attorneys - Ames, Iowa - General Practice including business, estate ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Ames is a thriving community of 50,000 residents located in Story County, Iowa, near the geographical center of the state.
Ames is about 45 miles north of the Des Moines, the state capital, and about three and one-half hours by automobile from Minneapolis and Kansas City.
Ames is the home of Iowa State University, the Iowa Department of Transportation, the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, the National Animal Disease Lab, Barrilla Pasta, Ball Plastics, Sauer-Danfoss, 3M, and many other large, medium, and small employers.
www.amesiowalaw.com /aboutus/recruitment.html   (331 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa... Where Biotech Comes to Life ~ News
In a two-year project funded in February 2005 by the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture at Iowa State University, researchers are assessing the demand for goat meat among immigrants living in the Sioux City area.
Iowa's rural communities have a full plate of food festivals each year, with celebrations for everything from sauerkraut to sweet corn to strawberries.
Two Iowa State University community and regional planners are teaming up to study the effect that developments -- both residential and livestock -- have on secondary roads in rural Iowa.
www.biotechames.com /news/article.cfm?NewsID=164   (871 words)

  
 Facts about Ames Iowa
Ames was named in honor of Oakes Ames, a congressman from Massachusetts with railroad interests.
Streetcars carried passengers between downtown Ames and campus on the steam-powered Ames and College Railway (Dinkey) from 1891 to 1907, and on the Ft. Dodge, Des Moines and Southern Railroad’s electric-trolley, interurban line from 1907 to 1929.
Ames resident and ISU student, Herman Banning, became the first fl flyer to obtain a federal pilot’s license, and was the first fl flyer to make a transcontinental flight.
www.ameshistoricalsociety.org /ames_facts.htm   (1078 words)

  
 Ames Community Arts Council, Ames, Iowa
The mission of the Ames Historical Society is to preserve local history and illuminate its stories.
A.H.S. has restored Ames' first school, the one-room Hoggatt School, located at 18th and Burnett on the grounds of Meeker Elementary School.
Ames Historical Society also manages a growing collection of artifacts that illustrate the history of our community.
www.amesart.org /index.cfm?fuseaction=home.userDetails&memberid=27&oldfuseaction=home.main&onLocation=memberorgs   (168 words)

  
 Ames Iowa - Community Information - Living in Ames - Education - Employment - Relocation - Newcomers - Real Estate - ...
In a recently completed study by Expansion Management magazine (2005), Ames is ranked third in the nation when it comes to having a highly-educated work force that knowledge-based businesses require.
Ames designated as a "Five-Star Quality of Life Metro," by Expansion Management magazine (2005).
Ames has a strong base for opportunities among companies such 3M, Sauer-Danfoss, UGS, Ball Plastics Corporation, Barilla, BASF and Boehringer Ingelheim.
www.ames.ia.us   (226 words)

  
 Reward Offered in Ames, Iowa Cat Cruelty Case
DES MOINES, Iowa — The HSUS is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of a cat found hanging on a tree near the Iowa State campus in Ames on August 13.
The cat was clutching onto a nearby fence and died in that position.
The director of the Ames Animal Shelter and Animal Control believes that the cat was deliberately killed.
www.hsus.org /press_and_publications/press_releases/reward_offered_in_ames_iowa_cat_cruelty_case.html   (387 words)

  
 Ames Tribune, News, Sports, Real-Estate, Iowa State University Cyclones
The Iowa Games, top; the ISU Hilton Magic Celebrity All-Stars basketball game, center; and the Shrine Bowl, bottom, were all held in Ames on Saturday.
Ames was the place to be for sports action Saturday, and thousands of athletes and fans found their way to the city to take part.
Ames got going a little too late in Friday's 5-4 loss to Mason City in a Class 4A regional quarterfinal in Mason City.
www.amestrib.com   (356 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa (IA)- Ames Electronic Village
The Ames Electronic Village provides its users with information and resources which we consider to be of interest and useful to citizens of the city of Ames, Iowa ("Service").
You acknowledge and understand that The Ames Electronic Village does not pre-screen Content, but that The Ames Electronic Village and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or move any Content that is available via the Service.
The terms of use and the relationship between you and The Ames Electronic Village shall be governed by the laws of the State of Iowa.
www.amesev.net /terms.cfm   (1723 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa - Chamber of Commerce - Chamber News
Eve Doi was one of 40 to graduate from the 2005-2006 Leadership Iowa class this summer in Sioux City.
Tuition for the nine-month Leadership Ames program is $600, paid either by the participant or the employer prior to the first session.
The Ames Chamber and Economic Development Commission is a member of the Iowa Human Resource Recruitment Consortium which is a public-private partnership created to meet Iowa's growing need for highly skilled employees.
www.chamber.ames.ia.us /chamberNews.asp   (1020 words)

  
 Drupal Meetup - Ames, Iowa | drupal.org
Join us for our first Iowa Drupal Meetup (or Drupal-corn, if you will) in the Skybox at Legends on Thursday, November 16.
I'm in the Twin Cities area, but I might be able to work from the Des Moines office that day and hit Ames on the way home...
My whole extended family, from both sides, are from Iowa.
drupal.org /node/93635   (470 words)

  
 Ames Workforce Center - Iowa Workforce Development Region 11   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Map To Find Us Located in downtown Ames, we offer a full line of services including placement services, unemployment claims processing, testing, résumé building assistance, interviewing skills assistance and basic introduction to Microsoft Office 97 computer training.
We also offer Iowa Advantage, which provides Iowans in transition a series of workshops addressing their most immediate needs.
Ames is also home to Barilla America, the leader in pasta production in Europe; 3-M Manufacturing; Sauer-Danfoss; Engineering Animation; Pella Windows; American Packaging; U.S. National Animal Disease Labs; and the U.S. National Veterinary Services Labs.
www.iowaworkforce.org /region11/ames.htm   (176 words)

  
 Ames Hotels - Hotels in Ames - Ep-Ic.com
The Baymont Inn and Suites Ames is an AAA Three-Diamond property situated adjacent to ISU Research park approximately two miles from downtown and 39 miles from Des Moines International Airport.
Located at the intersection of US 30 and Elwood Drive and in close proximity to Iowa State University the Hotel at Gateway Center is approximately one mile from Ames Municipal Airport and 39 miles from Des Moines International Airport.
This Super 8 Motel is situated conveniently located off I-35 and Route 30 approximately three miles from Iowa State University and downtown Ames and 37 miles from Des Moines International Airport.
www.ep-ic.com /US/Iowa/Ames/index.html   (380 words)

  
 Iowa Acres: ames seed farm, corn, soybeans, iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The operation began in 1928 as a popcorn research farm for Iowa State University's Dr. John C. Eldredge.
In 1954, Ames Seed Farms began producing and selling public varieties of field seed corn.
In 1986, we became Iowa Acres-producers of Ames Seed Farms hybrid popcorn seed, with the capability of doing contract seed production.
www.iowaacres.com /about_us.html   (193 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa : People & Places   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Ames, Iowa Location is comprised of the National Animal Disease Center and 3 Research Units on the Iowa State University campus.
The NADC focuses on conducting basic and applied research on selected diseases of economic importance to the U.S. livestock and poultry industries while the Units on the Iowa State University Campus focus on the effective development and enhancement of the plant and soil resources and impact of insects on corn production in the Midwest.
Plant Introduction Research mission is to conserve plant genetic diversity and encourage the utilization of diversity in research and crop improvement programs.
www.ars.usda.gov /pandp/locations/locations.htm?modecode=36-25-00-00   (98 words)

  
 Ames Morning Rotary Club
The Ames Morning Rotary Club is located in Ames, Iowa, U.S.A. The club meets each Wednesday at 7:00 a.m.
in the Campanile Room in the Memorial Union on the campus of Iowa State University.
The Ames Morning Rotary Club is a member of Rotary International District 6000.
www.amesamrotary.org /index.htm   (93 words)

  
 Ames Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Ames, Iowa
Browse Homes.com for Ames, Iowa homes for sale, Ames IA Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus Ames, IA apartments and houses for rent.
Then contact any of the Ames Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Ames area home.
So whether you are wondering what your home value is, looking for an agent to help you buy or sell your real estate, or just looking to browse properties in your area, it's all right here.
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/IA/City/AMES   (300 words)

  
 About Ames Iowa
Until we can obtain a permanent museum with adequate physical space, you can learn much about Ames history here.
Our mission is to identify, record, collect, preserve, and provide access to evidence of the history of Ames and its immediate vicinity from pre-settlement times to the present.
Artifacts and archival material may be donated or loaned for digital photographing or scanning.
www.ameshistoricalsociety.org /society_collection.htm   (178 words)

  
 Ames iowa
She is a special little puppy that will steal your heart...
We are offering our AKC male Siberian Husky for stud service in the Cedar Rapids and surrounding area in Eastern Iowa.
He is one of a litter of three males.
www.domesticsale.com /Classifieds/search/ames-iowa   (513 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa (IA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
Ames, Iowa (IA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
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Ames, Iowa business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
www.city-data.com /city/Ames-Iowa.html   (1324 words)

  
 Mid-Iowa Newspapers - Ames Tribune - Lighten Up Ames   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Here you will find stories, diary entries and photos from local teams in search of a healthier lifestyle.
Team Captain Tammy Potter offers some insights on why she joined Lighten Up Iowa.
The Downsizers have a 30" body outline outside the Davidson Hall break room so the department can watch the team's success during Lighten Up Iowa.
www.amestribune.com /site/tab1.cfm?brd=2700&pag=460&dept_ID=571125   (387 words)

  
 The Rock at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
This awareness causes me to see just how lost and fallen I am… things that I never noticed before about my personality seem to stick out so repulsively that I can hardly stand to be with myself.
I am so thankful that SOMEONE knows what is going on inside me, and not only sees things for how they really are, but also sees me for whom I really am!
I am in an emotional funk often times, yet more joyful and sure of the LORD than ever before.
www.rockisu.com   (1821 words)

  
 Hearing Aids Ames Iowa IA
Looking for hearing aids in Ames, IA? Take a look at the listings below, they start in the middle of Ames, IA and then move out from there.
We have Hearing Care Professionals not just for Ames, IA, but the entire state of Iowa.
Iowa Lutheran Hospital - Audiology - 700 East University Avenue
www.healthyhearing.com /hearing-aids/Hearing-Aids-Ames-Iowa-IA.asp   (672 words)

  
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www.cityfreq.com /ia/ames   (132 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa (50010) Conditions & Forecast : Weather Underground   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Ames, Iowa (50010) Conditions and Forecast : Weather Underground
Updated: 10:54 am CDT on September 14, 2006
Statement as of 9:07 am CDT on September 14, 2006
www.wunderground.com /US/IA/Ames.html   (314 words)

  
 Ames, Iowa, Local Weather
Observed at Ames, IA Updated 11:53 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2006
Click here for hourly conditions and extremes during the past 48 hours.
The moon her face be red, of water she speaks.
www.weatherforyou.com /weather/Iowa/Ames.html   (229 words)

  
 Global Reach Internet Productions -- Ames, Iowa based web site design and development firm. Specializing in Cold Fusion ...
Global Reach Internet Productions -- Ames, Iowa based web site design and development firm.
Global Reach is one of the largest and most respected web design firms in Iowa.
With clients ranging from small businesses to multinational corporations, government to non-profits, Global Reach has the experience, the knowledge and the technology to help your company grow and continuously meet the demands of your customers.
www.globalreach.com   (217 words)

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