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Greater Des Moines (DSM) Stories and Posts

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Three Reasons You Should Go the Latin Music Festival this Weekend

July 16, 2019

Bring your dancing shoes to Des Moines' Latin Music Festival

Painting the Picture: 50 Years of Making Greater Des Moines Better Together

July 15, 2019

The Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines Celebrates their 50th anniversary with DSM USA mural

Episode 29: Art Startup Success with Liz Lidgett

July 12, 2019

Liz Lidgett talks about how her love of art turned into launching a DSM USA startup business.

Des Moines Water Works Park is More than just a Park

July 12, 2019

As one of the largest urban parks in the country, Des Moines Water Works Park shares its past and future

DSM USA, Start Your Engines

July 12, 2019

The IndyCar Series Iowa 300 will be racing under the lights the evening of Saturday, July 20, at the Iowa Speedway in Newton - "The Fastest Short Track on the Planet."

Altoona Area Chamber of Commerce

July 11, 2019

Learn about the latest accomplishments and events from the Altoona Area Chamber of Commerce

From 'Hell No' to 'Hell Yes': #DSMUSA Transplant Turned Advocate

July 10, 2019

Tom Florian shares his DSM USA social experiment and reflects on his appreciation for Greater Des Moines

Opening Doors with Education

July 9, 2019

Marci Chickering of Wellmark talks about the importance of investing in your workforce through education assistance

Improve Your HR IQ

July 5, 2019

Discover five common HR related challenges that businesses may experience and strategies to avoid those pitfalls

Country's Largest Skatepark to Open This Fall in DSM USA

July 3, 2019

Downtown Des Moines' largest skatepark, Lauridsen Skatepark, will open in the fall of 2019 with a Spectator Park.