Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usSun, 29 Nov 2015 18:06:20 EDTSun, 29 Nov 2015 18:06:20 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSaved by YakTrax and oyster grithttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2487/Saved-by-YakTrax-and-oyster-grit.html<P> Is Mother Nature telling us to "hunker down" and get ready for a long, snowy and cold winter? <P> The hint: Friday's five inches of snow followed by below normal temperatures.Mon, 23 Nov 2015 11:14:24 EDTMHS grad pens compelling bookhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2486/MHS-grad-pens-compelling-book.html<P> Geography - and the advantages and disadvantages it imposes - is key. <P> And that is America's foundation - "not our political system.Mon, 16 Nov 2015 13:29:34 EDTHonor a veteranhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2484/Honor-a-veteran.html<P> Ron Estabrook of Frank Lewis Glick American Legion Post #46 is working to make a good project even better. <P> Estabrook and team have been on the job voluntarily for more than one year.Mon, 9 Nov 2015 16:07:03 EDTVote 'yes' for libraryhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2482/Vote-'yes'-for-library.html <P> In 2006, Marshalltown voters strongly supported a referendum to build a new library. <P> 70 percent of the voters said "yes.Mon, 2 Nov 2015 16:56:44 EDTLive on Stage Marshalltown a bargainhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2481/Live-on-Stage-Marshalltown-a-bargain.html<P> A local organization which had its beginnings with the Fisher family in 1940 is thriving, hosting more than 5,000 audience members each year. <P> Its mission: Bring professional entertainment to Central Iowa.Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:13:27 EDT