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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.

DSM USA: A Model for the Future of K12 Education

July 2, 2019

Ian Coon shares success of Waukee APEX and Des Moines Public Schools' Central Campus.

Attend the Downtown Farmers' Market During Fourth of July Weekend

July 2, 2019

Celebrate the continuation of the Fourth of July holiday at the Downtown Farmers' Market presented by UnityPoint Health - Des Moines this Saturday, July 6.

Wellmark Engages Business and Community Leaders to Address the Growing Issue of Millennial Health

July 1, 2019

New report shows millennials are less healthy than Generation X were at the same age.

Join Us for a Cultural Exploration Trip to Panama

July 1, 2019

Learn about international trade through the Greater Des Moines Partnership's Cultural Exploration Trip to Panama

Episode 28: WorkHound Helps People Love the Work They Do

June 28, 2019

Max Farrell and Andrew Kirpalani talk about starting WorkHound and the startup lessons they learned along the way.

Have you Optimized your Online Presence?

June 28, 2019

The Small Business Administration (SBA) offers search engine optimization advice to advance your online presence

Data Centers Creating Waves in the Heartland

June 27, 2019

Tech giants select Greater Des Moines (DSM) based on eight key factors.

Downtown Farmers Market: Produce Vendors

June 27, 2019

Bridgewater Farms and Clarky Park Acres join the 2019 produce lineup at the Downtown Farmers Market in DSM.

Education in Iowa: Van Meter Vision & EDGE Pledge

June 26, 2019

The Van Meter School District aims to give K-12 students real-world project-based opportunities.