Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/category.detail/nav/5172/Another Viewen-usThu, 29 Sep 2016 14:22:07 EDTThu, 29 Sep 2016 14:22:07 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssStand up for the arts in schoolhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/605163.htmlAs students begin their school years and we approach the fall, it is important for us to remember the impact of education in our homes, schools, and communitie.Sun, 18 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTDo not shortchange public educationhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/604969.htmlI was talking with my mother recently about the start of the school year. She's a seventh grade teacher up in northwest Iowa in Estherville. I'm a medical student at the University of Iowa. She and I share an intense love of learning.Fri, 9 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT'It's pretty rough'http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/604590.htmlHomeless veterans in Iowa and parts of northwest Illinois are missing services available to help them because many do not know about the services, which include financial and housing assistance, or simply choose not to use them.Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommunity development philanthropyhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603374.htmlWe live and work in an age where there seems to be too few resources, but what if we had over $1 million a year to use for community development? Public parks, little league diamonds and other public spaces could be improve.Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTBe prepared to migratehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/603348.htmlIowa as a state, plus numerous other states, owe their existence to Thomas Jefferson's Louisiana Purchase.Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT