A Very Merry Marion

Submitted Blog Post | Go Cedar Rapids | November 2016 ENJOY A VERY MERRY MARION 'TIS THE SEASON TO BE MARION! Uptown Marion and the Marion Chamber of Commerce are here to help you get in the holiday spirit by…

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Top Reasons to Shop Local

By Cindy Hadish, City Revealed, November 1, 2016 Mayor Ron Corbett issued his “gavel challenge” after the September flood in Cedar Rapids, encouraging people to support flood-affected businesses. Corbett called on residents to visit at least 10 of the flood-affected…

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Art in the Alley is blooming day by day

Marion Times | October 20th, 2016 Jake Balcom's "Alley Blome" During the alley project's visioning process, many community members requested plant material, seating and artwork inspired by nature. So a few benches and planters with seasonal greenery will be scattered…

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Threaded Curio, open for business

By Alyssa James, Correspondent | Marion Times | October 20th, 2016 Uptown Marion is a place of charm, culture, and discovery. While it is undergoing lots of changes, it is growing and adding new businesses. Each business is unique and…

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