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 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Cedar Rapids is known as the City of Five Seasons, where the fifth season is "a time to enjoy." The symbol of the five seasons is the Tree of Five Seasons sculpture in downtown Cedar Rapids.
In Cedar Rapids, the council is made up of a public safety commissioner, a streets commissioner, a finance commissioner, a parks commissioner, and a mayor.
Cedar Rapids is home of the minor-league baseball team Cedar Rapids Kernels, the ice hockey team Cedar Rapids RoughRiders and the basketball team Cedar Rapids Ball Hogs.
www.creekin.net /c7564-n220-cedar-rapids-iowa.html   (1493 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cedar Rapids is served by The Eastern Iowa Airport (formerly known as the Cedar Rapids Airport), a regional airport that connects with other regional and international airports.
The Cedar Rapids Metropolitan Statistical Area consists of Linn, Benton, and Jones counties.
Cedar Rapids' main suburbs are Marion and Hiawatha.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cedar_Rapids,_Iowa   (2377 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids, Iowa in the Midwest League | MWLguide.com
Although Cedar Rapids waited until 1962 to join the Midwest League, the franchise traces its history to the 1891 Cedar Rapids Canaries and has won over 6,000 games over the years.
Cedar Rapids joined the MWL in 1962 as an expansion team; they were a refugee from the collapsed Three-I League.
Cedar Rapids is still represented in the Midwest League.
www.mwlguide.com /cities/cedarrapids/index.html   (244 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a Brownfields Pilot Grant in July 1998.
The Department of Development for the city of Cedar Rapids administers the grant, which will help transform the targeted area into a year-round recreational complex with parkways and trails.
To assist the Cedar Rapids Department of Development, the TAB program is providing reference materials and information on relevant events.
www.engg.ksu.edu /CHSR/outreach/tab/sites/cedar.html   (124 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids jobs - Iowa jobs - Des Moines jobs - Davenport jobs - Sioux City jobs - Waterloo jobs - Iowa City jobs - ...
In 1932, a driver's license became mandatory for all drivers in Iowa.
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll is one of Iowa's oldest law firms.
But in Iowa specifically, when the Statehouse is so closely...
www.cedarrapidsjobs.com   (415 words)

  
 Gazette Online - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Eastern Iowa
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA - City Council members here last night reacted coldly to a Linn County property-swap proposal designed to put the existing federal courthouse in county hands one day and a piece of county property across the river from downtown in city hands.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA - Dorothy Rose died after somebody wrapped an electrical cord around her neck and choked her to death, leaving her to die in her southeast Cedar Rapids apartment.
Joan Howard (left), an ambulatory vet clinician at Iowa State University, and Jen McGivern (right), an ISU vet student from Cedar Rapids, steady the head of Dusty as ISU vet student Amanda Curling floats the teeth of the horse.
www.gazetteonline.com   (766 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway (AAR reporting mark CIC), also known as the Crandic is a Class III railroad operating in the US state of Iowa.
In 1980, with the demise of the Milwaukee Road, Crandic purchased the Cedar Rapids to Homestead, Iowa, portion of the Milwaukee.
A daily road freight between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City previously operated by the Crandic was turned over to the Iowa Interstate Railroad in August 2004.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cedar_Rapids_and_Iowa_City_Railway   (567 words)

  
 Fairfield Inn Cedar Rapids Iowa, attractions
If this is true, the people of the Cedar Rapids area are wealthy in the arts and culture, as well as history.
The Iowa Children's Museum includes interactive exhibits that encourage communication and team-work, extend skills in math and science, language and reading, provide opportunities for role and pretend play, art and music exploration, as well as developmentally appropriate play for preschoolers.
Cedar Rapids is rich in culture and the performing arts.
www.fairfieldinn-cr.com /local/attractions/attractions.html   (1711 words)

  
 GazetteOnline - Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Iowa State coach Dan McCarney is carried off the field by his players after their 21-16 victory over Missouri today in Ames.
Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz and his players kept sadly saying 6-6, 6-6, 6-6 after the latest indignity in a season stuffed with them, a blunder-packed 34-24 loss to mediocre Minnesota in the Metrodome.
The Cedar Rapids Xavier Saints were in a hoisting sort of mood last night, and for good reason.
gazetteonline.com /home/sportssection/index.aspx   (1682 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The farm kid who grew up in the northeast Iowa community of Anamosa had the talent to make the rest of the nation see his birthplace's pastoral beauty.
Wood (1891-1943) taught in the Cedar Rapids public schools for years.
Iowa's second-largest city is also well known for its rich Czech heritage.
www.bhg.com /mwl/story.jhtml?storyid=/templatedata/mwl/story/data/iowa_cedarrapids_07282003.xml&catref=cat2790012   (213 words)

  
 USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Cedar Falls - A Bulgarian found living here was arrested on charges that he trafficked prostitutes in France.
Cedar Rapids - A 3-year-old girl's left foot was severed in a farm accident in southeast Iowa.
The girl's mother, Brandi Roggentien, 27, was working near a tractor when her shirt became entangled in the power takeoff, according to the Iowa County sheriff's office.
www.usatoday.com /news/states/iamain.htm   (234 words)

  
 Gazette Online - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Eastern Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA - John Edwards is "incredibly optimistic" about Democrats' chances in the 2006 mid-term elections.
However, he told a Linn County Democratic gathering Saturday night that at the same time they are fighting for control of legislatures, governors' offices and Congress, Democrats have to fight for the soul of their party.
"In 2004, Iowa was one of two states that turned from red to blue in the presidential election largely because John Edwards has consistently voted against Iowa's farmers and business owners," Sheehan said.
www.gazetteonline.com /2006/04/08/Home/johnedwardscedarrapids.htm   (497 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids Convention&Visitors Bureau
Iowa’s only IMAX┬« Dome Theatre is located at the Science Station in downtown Cedar Rapids.
The RoughRiders have brought pulse-pounding, board-smashing, hard-hitting hockey to a new facility in Cedar Rapids.
The college is on a 40-acre hilltop that was the former historic Mound Farm of early Cedar Rapids leader Judge George Greene.
www.cedar-rapids.com /things_to_see_and_do.html   (1544 words)

  
 Longview Fibre-Cedar Rapids, Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
For more than four decades Cedar Rapids has been recognized for manufacturing excellence with an experienced work force that cares about the customer, which translates into substantial expansion and progress.
Cedar Rapids manufactures a broad line of printed corrugated containers ranging from small retail packages to large triplewall bulk containers.
High-quality boxmaking is a tradition at Cedar Rapids.
www.longviewfibre.com /locations/cedarrapids.htm   (176 words)

  
 Gazette Online - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Eastern Iowa (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Cedar Rapids police officers Jim Kelly and Rod Shifflett take off shoe coverings and examination gloves after leaving the home at 206 12th St. SE where police are investigating a suspicious death today.
IOWA CITY, IA - The University of Iowa has spent $195,227 so far just in consulting fees and advertising in the stalled search for a new president, Thursday's Gazette is reporting.
IOWA CITY, IA - Iowa junior Krista VandeVenter, who suffered a torn labrum in her right shoulder in an exhibition game on Nov. 1, will make her 2006-07 debut tonight against Iowa State, Hawkeye Coach Lisa Bluder said this afternoon.
www.gazetteonline.com.cob-web.org:8888   (769 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Blogging teens grew up with the Internet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Derek Rollberg's life is an open book.
There is a community, sometimes two, for just about every high school in the Cedar Rapids metro area.
That sense of belonging to the in-group is part of the appeal, says Cedar Rapids child psychologist Dick Socwell.
www.usatoday.com /tech/webguide/internetlife/2004-09-13-teen-blogs_x.htm   (836 words)

  
 Gazette Online - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Eastern Iowa (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Lamberti, who relinquished his seat as Republican president of the evenly divided Iowa Senate to run against incumbent Democratic Rep. Leonard Boswell, said he has no qualms about campaigning with Washington politicians in the midst of scandal.
He called on Boehner to campaign with him in Iowa because Boehner claims to be the only member of Congress to never have requested an earmark.
Lamberti said his plan for reform would require members of Congress to attach their name to any spending request in their district and to give 48 hours public notice of a spending request included in legislation.
www.crgazette.com.cob-web.org:8888 /2006/10/13/Home/housepages.htm   (642 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids Kernels Professional Baseball
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is the parent club of the Cedar Rapids Kernels.
November 14, 2006 –; The Cedar Rapids Kernels are pleased to announce that 1450 KMRY will be the home of Kernels baseball on the radio through the end of the 2008 season.
The Cedar Rapids Kernels will open the 2007 MWL season on Thursday, April 5th at Beloit and kick off the 2007 home season on Wednesday, April 11th when they host the Burlington Bees at high noon.
www.kernels.com   (221 words)

  
 Gazette Online - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Eastern Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Cedar Rapids - Iowa City - Eastern Iowa
Wednesday was the first of three days Armstrong intends to spend in Iowa, a state he deems critical in changing attitudes about cancer and swaying the 2008 presidential election with its leadoff caucuses.
Armstrong will testify Friday at a Senate field hearing on cancer research and funding at the University of Iowa in Iowa City.
www.crgazette.com /2006/07/26/Home/Armstrong_in_Newton.htm   (441 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Outdoors Recreation
Cedar Rapids, Iowa is a great place to live for those who like the outdoors.
Cedar Rapids Super 8 Motel, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 3 miles away
Exel Inn Of Cedar Rapids, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
www.hikercentral.com /metros/16300.html   (1050 words)

  
 President Discusses Strengthening Social Security in Iowa
She knew I was coming to Cedar Rapids; she said to say hello to everybody there.
She'd just gone over there and she was explaining to me how hopeful it was to have gone to a dormitory for women at a teacher's college.
I've been a counselor in the Cedar Rapids school district for 29 years.
www.whitehouse.gov /news/releases/2005/03/20050330-8.html   (5872 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids Workforce Center - Iowa Workforce Development Region 10
Cedar Rapids Workforce Center - Iowa Workforce Development Region 10
The Cedar Rapids Workforce Development Center has a Resource Center available year-round, Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM.
Staff will direct you to computer software, publications and Internet sites that can help you research careers, schools, communities and obtain information regarding current workforce trends.
www.iowaworkforce.org /region10/cedarrapids.htm   (149 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids, Iowa Lawyer | Personal Injury Law, Civil Rights Attorney │ Wills, Trusts & Probate | Marion, ...
At Eells and Tronvold Law Offices, PLC, located in Cedar Rapids, our two Iowa lawyers help individuals and small businesses in need of legal advice and counsel.  They manage a general practice including but not limited to personal injury, civil rights and discrimination and estate planning matters.
Please contact the Iowa lawyers of Eells and Tronvold Law Offices, PLC, for sound advice and experienced representation.
A description or indication of limitation of practice does not mean that any agency or board has certified such lawyer as a specialist or expert in an indicated field of law practice, nor does it mean that such lawyer is necessarily any more expert or competent than any other lawyer.
www.eellsandtronvold.com   (502 words)

  
 Cedar Valley Street Rods -- Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The camp is designed for physically and mentally handicapped children and youth and is located near Monticello, Iowa.
The event is known as "Cruisin' for Camp Courageous" and the event is Iowa's Largest Charity Car Show and Arts-n-Crafts Show.
We have also been involved helping a variety of other charities in eastern Iowa since our club was founded in 1975.
www.alistauto.com /cedarvalley   (298 words)

  
 City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Fire Department
The Cedar Rapids Fire Department is a sponsoring organization of the Iowa Task Force-1.
The Cedar Rapids Fire Department offers firefighting, emergency medical services, and fire prevention to over 120,000 citizens.
Copyright (C) 2006 City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
www.cedar-rapids.org /fire   (111 words)

  
 Learn Transcendental Meditation at the Cedar Rapids Maharishi Enlightenment Center
Introductory Lectures on the Transcendental Meditation program in Cedar Rapids, Iowa • Everyday, Monday through Friday, 11 am to 4 pm.
Welcome to the Maharishi Enlightenment Center of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where you’ll discover programs such as the Transcendental Meditation technique to develop your inner genius, enliven the body’s inner intelligence and open your awareness to the infinite reaches of human potential.
Based on the ancient Vedic wisdom of India, as brought to light by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, our programs are scientifically validated by the world’s most trusted research institutions and taught by experts with decades of personal experience.
cedarrapids.globalcountry.net   (172 words)

  
 Iowa City / Cedar Rapids Iowa Apartment Finder | Visit Our Moving Services at Apartments.com
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 Sherry L. Schulte attorney in Cedar Rapids, IA, Iowa, U.S.A.
Sherry L. Schulte attorney in Cedar Rapids, IA, Iowa, U.S.A. Attorney Profile for Sherry L. Schulte
The determination of the need for legal services and the choice of a lawyer are extremely important decisions and should not be based solely upon advertisements, certification, specialization or self-proclaimed expertise.
These disclosures are required by the Supreme Court of Iowa.
www.lawyers.com /Iowa/Cedar-Rapids/Sherry-L.-Schulte-993825-a.html   (313 words)

  
 Cedar Rapids Schools
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