Iowa River in Pictures

The Iowa River is a well-known landmark for Iowa City residents, as it divides the University of Iowa campus into two main parts: the east and west side. The Iowa River provides a scenic view and flourishing wildlife enjoyed by …

Downtown Iowa City Just Got Sweeter!

The “Ron Bennington” Cupcake. Photo courtesy of Jazz F. @Yelp.com

Downtown Iowa City became a little sweeter. The Chicago-based cupcake shop Molly’s Cupcakes made its debut in Iowa City this summer. Jamie Smith is the Owner of the Iowa City …

Iowa City’s Cold Treat Competition

University of Iowa student Caitlin Scott taste-tests some of Iowa City’s best ice cream, gelato, and frozen yogurt: 

Capanna Coffee and Gelato
Capanna serves premium gelato—the Italian twist on ice cream. The local shop crafts their artisan gelato on the …