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The Veterans of Foreign Wars honored the work of late attorney Joe McGinn Friday at McGinn, Springer & Noethe PLC in Council Bluffs.

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The Council Bluffs Fire Department will once again offer local children a chance to cool down from the summer. The department’s hydrant party season begins today.

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Welcome to beautiful June. All of our wonderful foster cats and kittens are anxiously awaiting your arrival to adopt them.

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Boys Town Iowa will hold its third annual Fathers Matter Community Celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 8 at Iowa Western Community College, 2700 College Road.

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The 8-acre, $22 million Asian Highlands opens at 10 a.m. Friday after two years of construction. The exhibit was designed to mimic a trek from the grasslands of northern India to the Himalayan cliffs of Nepal.

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Celebrate CB 2019 is “rolling along” as it commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad, celebrates RAGBRAI and continued growth of the community.

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Throughout the next several months, the Council Bluffs Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Union Pacific Museum will hold numerous commemorative events to reflect on the city's role in the railroad, the workers who toiled laying track and the Native American tribes displaced by railway construction and the settlement that followed. 

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Ollie is a stunning 3-year-old sweetie in a short black suit. She’s a quiet cat who likes to “prowl” and “hunt” at night in her foster home. She loves attention and she really loves to receive one-on-one time with her foster mom.

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Raise Me to Read and the Children’s Oral Health Coalition will present a StoryWalk for families with children age 5 years old and younger.

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Can you believe it’s the second day of February already? Although we are in the middle of winter and the cold weather has been brutal, this weekend will hopefully offer a little relief. I mean, at this point any temperature above 20 degrees will feel pretty darn good.

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Our SOLAS low-cost vaccination and microchip clinic is just one short week away on Feb. 9. Bringing your cats and dogs to our SOLAS vaccination and microchip clinic can save you a lot if money — plus your cats and dogs will be current on their vaccinations. The vaccination and microchip clin…

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Are your cats, dogs and rabbits due for their annual vaccinations? If that’s the case, SOLAS can save you a lot of money, plus your pets will be current on their vaccinations.

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We asked. You delivered. The month of December was a banner month. One-hundred sixty-eight animals found a new leash on life (no pun intended), and 119 of the “finest felines around” were adopted, allowing them new opportunities for a sunny window perch, a cozy couch and maybe some catnip. F…

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Bananas was found as a stray in a small town that doesn’t have an animal shelter. She is 5 months old and is a little scared of new people, so we recommend she go to a home with children over 8 or those who are experienced and patient with cats. She isn’t a snuggler, but she enjoys being pet…

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I became a parent for the first time on Dec. 31. Six years and two more kids later, I haven't seen the ball drop on New Year's Eve since. I may be the only parent on the planet who doesn't need a resolution to sleep more.