6 Best Things to Do in Baltimore

This article was originally published on Inn at Calafia Beach on September 28. 2017 People head to Baltimore, Maryland, for its history, fresh seafood, vibrant arts scene, and beautiful views of the Chesapeake Bay. Once you arrive, you’ll be charmed by the museums, shows, and historic attractions the city has to offer. Families enjoy the kid-friendly museums, travelers with pets love …

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How to Stay Healthy While Plane Traveling (QUIZ)

Are you traveling by airplane this holiday season? With Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s just a few months away, there will be a lot of people flying. To keep you safe and healthy on your next flight, try following some of the tips below. You can even test your knowledge of healthy air travel, by …

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Group picks Iowa City for Olympic wrestling trials

DES MOINES, Iowa — USA Wrestling chose tradition-rich Iowa City to host the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for wrestling. The group announced that Iowa Citys bid beat out those from Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Columbus, Ohio. The trials will determine which athletes will represent the United States at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. …

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University of Iowa wants $19.5M football practice field

The Bubble might soon pop. The University of Iowa on Thursday released a proposal to demolish the football teams 25-year-old indoor practice facility, known as the Bubble, and build a $19.5 million replacement nearby. The Board of Regents will be asked next week to approve the design and budget of the new indoor practice field. …

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Iowa falls late to Ohio State, 20-17

When Terrelle Pryor scrambled left and, in a few quick strides, converted a game-deciding fourth-and-10, this all looked vaguely familiar for the 20th-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes. The opponent, the jerseys, the atmosphere were different, but the situation — another late-game lead being erased all too easily — was similar. So was the result. For the fourth …

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UI, Iowa City bid to host US Olympic trials

The University of Iowa, Iowa City and Coralville plan to submit a bid to host the U.S. Olympic Trials for wrestling in 2012. The area will compete to host the trials with Council Bluffs, Columbus, Ohio, Oklahoma City, Hampton, Va., and Greensboro, N.C. The Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is using the University …

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University of Iowa cuts 6 graduate programs

The University of Iowa has closed six graduate programs and as many as six more could be eliminated by next summer. The universitys dean of graduate programs tells the Iowa City Press-Citizen that the programs were cut either because they attracted few students or because they duplicated others. The cuts were based on a task …

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Northwestern dashes Hawkeyes hopes-again.

Evanston, Ill. — There should be no more talk of Iowa’s football team making a repeat appearance in the Bowl Championship Series. For all practical purposes, those lofty dreams faded Saturday when Northwestern delivered a 21-17 reality check. “We can still play for a lot of things,” offensive lineman Julian Vandervelde said. “Pride, first of all. …

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