Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usSun, 4 Oct 2015 13:09:50 EDTSun, 4 Oct 2015 13:09:50 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPachyderm Herd hosting candidateshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2473/Pachyderm-Herd-hosting-candidates.html<P> Residents wanting to know more about Marshalltown city council candidates should attend Pachyderm Herd meetings. <P> The Herd has invited all six candidates to speak at their upcoming Friday noon meetings at Cecil's Cafe, 13 Iowa Ave.Mon, 28 Sep 2015 14:57:44 EDTWiener dog races and Oktemberfesthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2471/Wiener-dog-races-and-Oktemberfest.html<P> "Laughter is the best medicine." <P> So said Mike Hines, staff assistant at Marshalltown's Iowa Veterans Home last week in discussing the first annual Wiener Dog races at IVH, 1301 Summit St., 1 p.m., Friday.Mon, 21 Sep 2015 18:11:14 EDTWalk or bike to celebrate recoveryhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2470/Walk-or-bike-to-celebrate-recovery.html<P> Substance abuse can be treated and overcome. <P> Similarly, those with mental health issues can live a healthy and rewarding life.Mon, 14 Sep 2015 17:05:03 EDTLocal women's history exhibithttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2467/Local-women's-history-exhibit.html<P> Susan Ford Williams of Marshalltown, and other Historical Society of Marshall County volunteers created an exhibit some time ago at the society's museum young, old, and those in-between should see.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:33:36 EDTArea farm families honored at fairhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2465/Area-farm-families-honored-at-fair.html<P> Among the more than one million visitors to the 2015 Iowa State Fair were Iowa farm families who came to honor those who plowed the ground before them. <P> For some, their forefathers broke the soil 150 years or more ago.Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:02:10 EDT