It’s Never Boring When You Have Topics to Write About

Today is the fifth anniversary of “Des Moines Is Not Boring”, a blog dedicated to touting and showing everyone that Des Moines is not boring…ever. The brainchild of Pete Jones has expanded over the years, with featured writers and topics, but the premise remains the same, which is there is plenty of events, activities, and…

Friday Night is Date Night…For Football

    August 19, 2011.  I can’t wrap my arms around this day.  It’s a Friday.  Check that, it’s a day away.  For the next 10 weeks, plus three extra for the playoffs, I block off my Friday nights for something I love to do:  watch (and cover) prep football.  Consider this my “date” night. …

Sports and News Links – November 23, 2010

As the toll free lines at the Butterball turkey hot line starts to get busy, this is going to be a short week for all of us as the holiday season commences with Thanksgiving this week. Let’s digest some news and sports articles that will be easy to gobble up (sorry for the pun). GQ…