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Greater Des Moines (DSM) is a vibrant, growing region. Read the latest news, statistics and buzzworthy information about DSM on our blog.

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The Fareway Experience Starts Behind the Scenes

September 20, 2019

Fareway is a family-owned Midwest grocery company and top 10 Iowa employer.

Five Restaurants to Try During National Welcoming Week

September 19, 2019

Try out these Greater Des Moines (DSM) restaurants as communities celebrate the 2019 National Welcoming Week.

Downtown Farmers' Market: Drink Vendors in 2019

September 19, 2019

American Pride Roasters and Braised Bone Broth Company offer a variety of drink options in 2019.

How a Local YP Juggles Multiple Positions in DSM USA

September 18, 2019

Local YP shares experience working in communications in Greater Des Moines (DSM) and starting Iowa Caucus Watch.

Fabulous Food Finds at the World Food & Music Festival

September 17, 2019

Food vendors featuring cuisine from Venezuela, the Philippines and more will be at the World Food & Music Festival.

Affiliate Chamber Spotlight: Clive Chamber of Commerce

September 16, 2019

Learn about the five-year strategic plan for Clive, Iowa that began in 2018.

Chair's Column with Kathryn Kunert: September 2019 Issue

September 14, 2019

Kathryn Kunert discusses the EDGE Pledge, Downtown riverfront development, small business support and more.

Episode 33: Why House Concerts Help Local and Touring Musicians

September 13, 2019

Katie Byers explains House Concerts in Greater Des Moines (DSM).

Ambassadors to Share Global Art & Customs at the 2019 World Food & Music Festival Cultural Discovery Experience

September 13, 2019

Ambassadors lead interactive workshops at the 2019 World Food & Music Festival Cultural Discovery Experience.

Evolving the Mentor Manifesto

September 12, 2019

Diversity in mentoring and an ability to empathize are a few of the key steps to mentoring success.