RSS Feed businessrecord.com : Culture http://businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-07-29T00:45:48.0864226Z Social Club announces its fall and winter programming http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Social-Club-announces-its-fall-and-winter-programming/170/832/64602 Culture Registration open for Meals from the Heartland event <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Online registration is now available for the seventh Meals from the Heartland Annual Hunger Fight.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Registration-open-for-Meals-from-the-Heartland-event/170/832/64601 Culture Events drawing visitors to Greater Des Moines, week of July 28 http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Events-drawing-visitors-to-Greater-Des-Moines--week-of-July-28/170/832/64529 Culture Historic preservation grants awarded <span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Children and Families of Iowa and the Fort Des Moines Museum have received grants through a State Historical Society of Iowa program.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Historic-preservation-grants-awarded/170/832/64588 Culture Iowa ranks ninth in casino employment <span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Iowa ranks ninth nationwide for casino employment, according to data released today by the American Gaming Association.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Iowa-ranks-ninth-in-casino-employment/170/832/64583 Culture Historical Society awards $600K in preservation grants <span id="docs-internal-guid-9222ca6e-6981-3f9c-ec4a-4e70810a528e" style="font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Two Greater Des Moines organizations are among those receiving grant funding through a State Historical Society of Iowa program.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Historical-Society-awards--600K-in-preservation-grants/170/832/64571 Culture Urbandale, Social Club solidify first collaboration <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">The city of Urbandale hopes to use a collaboration between it and the Des Moines Social Club as a draw to attract residents and businesses to the community, as well as provide more recreational and cultural opportunities to those who already live there.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Urbandale--Social-Club-solidify-first-collaboration/170/832/64554 Culture Des Moines ranked No. 2 city for business <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Des Moines is No. 2 on the Forbes "Best Places For Business and Careers" list in 2014, falling a spot from No. 1 in 2013.</p> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Des-Moines-ranked-No--2-city-for-business/170/832/64553 Culture C-SPAN features on Des Moines history available online <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: #ffffff;">C-SPAN was in Des Moines late last month to do interviews to feature the city's history as part of its 2014 Cities Tour.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/C-SPAN-features-on-Des-Moines-history-available-online/170/832/64550 Culture Iowa environment for kids improves: annual Kids Count survey <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px;">Iowa moved up to third place from seventh in overall rankings in the&nbsp;</span><a shape="rect" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px;">annual Kids Count report</a><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px;">&nbsp;from the Annie E. Casey Foundation,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" shape="rect" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001mi1ISgz1mL-9yz-DrFJfe0ep-r0GDlXRdtbX3sid4iRQj7tcr5H8BbZLY4rAYMusyROOIi9tbJ40Xunuroaqe4s9NUZO-vIX8X5an8zROf6BpZ0Mnz__anpH4leU6ipUojW0EDyLvnz6KeGQGCGMDiHpoAeOZrSZ-chvHYXj93O-3p2M710bZj1riSTW5dtRt356jtAyVglcfDfzAjMZFFzTs78qgz6F5C6j_LHCnqC1QtX0XcT1flBZoWZFW10v" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; color: #1a63a1;">reports DesMoinesRegister.com</a><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px;">.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Iowa-environment-for-kids-improves--annual-Kids-Count-survey/170/832/64549 Culture Makers Faire in search of talent for inaugural Des Moines event <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Makers, crafters and performers are needed for the inaugural Des Moines Mini Maker Faire, scheduled to take place Sept. 1 at the Science Center of Iowa.&nbsp;</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Makers-Faire-in-search-of-talent-for-inaugural-Des-Moines-event/170/832/64538 Culture Des Moines has an up-and-coming downtown <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Des Moines has been recognized by Fortune as one of five U.S. cities with an up-and-coming downtown.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Des-Moines-has-an-up-and-coming-downtown/170/832/64535 Culture Gannett reports rise in earnings <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; background-color: #ffffff;">Gannett Co. Inc., the media company that owns The Des Moines Register, said today that second-quarter net earnings increased by 78 percent to $208 million, or 90 cents per share,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001JjEj4IeRAd6TZuagM36Snt6d5wAgIoZJNmbmEY77oWSxgoK0jufuSYMFHxVnA0LoBj8jV9dP8VqnReBwEnaT6hR4QV42L6SDi1q4IeBwVym6VD-B2On9iNHFZj5b3M2lFVuljLh7C_rVtgv3Fmo4mfqGhsZFXZCXa8qXTFw3bgtaj9rHwHi84V4Wvh4o_PqENOtH-GA0LrQ=" shape="rect" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; color: #1a63a1;">RTTNews reported</a><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; background-color: #ffffff;">.&nbsp;</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Culture/Culture/Article/Gannett-reports-rise-in-earnings/170/832/64524 Culture