Iconic NewBo Landmark gets new life as Golden Hammer

Corridor Business Journal - A unique and historic former gas station has re-opened in Cedar Rapids' NewBo area as Golden Hammer Collision's estimating center. The auto body repair facility, which already has a location at 5173 18th Ave. SW in Cedar Rapids, announced...

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Corridor Communities Shine at Main Street Iowa Awards

Corridor Business Journal MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018 Corridor communities shined at the 32nd-annual Main Street Iowa Awards celebration, held on Friday in Des Moines, with representatives for Belle Plaine, Cedar Rapids, Central City, Marion, Mount Vernon, Washington and...

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Red Ball Printing expands to new location

My Biz: Screen printing, design and embroidery shop moves from NewBo to Czech Village Gazette - Article by Katie Mills Giorgio CEDAR RAPIDS — Tony Burnett has a knack for building a business in restored service stations, even though the business doesn’t have much to...

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Call for Artists! New Bohemia Art Fest

Call for Artists! May 1, 2018 Submission Deadline!!! FREE BOOTHS FOR THE ARTISTS, YES, FREE! what? FREE BOOTHS? how and why?  Because the NewBo Art Fest has a long tradition of supporting the arts in the community.  How better to do this than to raise enough money to...

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Czech Village Blues Announces Auditions for 2018 Youth Stage

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – The Linn County Blues Society (LCBS) and Friends of Czech Village will be holding auditions for a chance to perform on the youth stage at this year’s Czech Village Blues show. Open to individuals 18 and under, participants must be able to perform...

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Animal 2x2xU 2018

This year, Black Earth Gallery is mentoring Holly Huston from Iowa BIG  to show her how this public art event works.  Holly attends Prairie High School and Iowa BIG and is part of school football and wrestling cheer.  Outside of school she loves to snowboard, play...

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3/11/16 Video Highlights CVNB Main Street District’s Role in CR