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Why I hate barcades

Why I hate barcadesWhy, oh why, do so many people love those places?
  • Entertainment
  • 6 hours, 16 minutes ago
Entertainment

Des Moines' Braggable Bracket

Des Moines' Braggable BracketAt this time next year, Des Moines will be welcoming thousands of NCAA fans to its first March Madness.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Dining

Jennifer Miller: 5 places to eat outdoors

Jennifer Miller: 5 places to eat outdoorsHere are five places I like to indulge in around Des Moines in spring.
  • Dining
  • 6 hours, 27 minutes ago
Living-well

Off and running: 9 runs you'll love this spring

Off and running: 9 runs you'll love this springReady those laces and prepare for the races — spring 2015 is taking off with a roundup of fun runs throughout central Iowa.
  • Living-well
  • 6 hours, 58 minutes ago
Entertainment

New Datebook: Find each new feature here

New Datebook: Find each new feature hereAlso: A powerful new Things to Do app can help central Iowans plan their free time
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  • 7 hours, 7 minutes ago
Dining

Tastemaker: Sparkling wines 101

Tastemaker: Sparkling wines 101Wine expert Abbe Hendricks offers hints about buying sparklers plus her favorite picks
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  • 7 hours, 8 minutes ago
Dining

Exile's newest brew: Nitefall Porter

Exile's newest brew: Nitefall PorterExile Brewing Company is known for its assortment of craft beers, which are brewed in-house and distributed statewide.
  • Dining
  • 8 hours, 17 minutes ago
Entertainment

Iowa natives The Pines take sound nationwide

Iowa natives The Pines take sound nationwideThe Pines started making their music in Tuscon
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  • 8 hours, 20 minutes ago
Best Lists

Best of the week: Iowa Energy, Mixology and more

Best of the week: Iowa Energy, Mixology and moreCheck out these events around Des Moines.
  • Best Lists
  • 6 hours, 25 minutes ago
Entertainment

7 new features in the revamped Datebook

7 new features in the revamped DatebookDatebook is new and improved this week. Here's a quick tour of updated features we're glad to introduce.
  • Entertainment
  • 8 hours, 30 minutes ago
Tech

Facebook wants to be the center of your digital world

Facebook wants to be the center of your digital worldFacebook revealed a series of updates to its Messenger app and social network that could position the company at the center of your digital world. Video provided by Newsy
  • Tech
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Dining

Exile's Ruthie lager is a big hit

Exile's Ruthie lager is a big hitZester Daily found that Ruthie is one of the 10 best-selling craft beers in the U.S.
  • Dining
  • 9 hours, 50 minutes ago
Entertainment

5 places to score bike trail bites

5 places to score bike trail bitesWe found eating options alongside bike trails ranging from dive bars to the slick and stylish.
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  • 10 hours, 10 minutes ago
Dining

Gateway Market Cafe offers a world of tastes

Gateway Market Cafe offers a world of tastesFood for every taste, reasonable prices and a nice patio make Gateway Market Cafe a good choice.
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  • 6 hours, 21 minutes ago
Life

Iowans tested with April Fools' Day pranks

Iowans tested with April Fools' Day pranksHere are some bonafide pranks (aka 'dad jokes') happening around the metro today.
  • Life
  • 6 hours, 20 minutes ago
Dmjuice

Check out the new Datebook, Things to Do app

Check out the new Datebook, Things to Do appThe new Datebook is part of the Des Moines Register's improved portfolio of entertainment products.
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  • 6 hours, 20 minutes ago
Entertainment

Explore new Des Moines Things to Do app

Explore new Des Moines Things to Do appWhether you're looking for nightlife, arts, family activities or dining, the Register's new "Things to Do" mobile app and calendar have you covered.
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  • 13 hours, 54 minutes ago
Entertainment

10 things I love about Des Moines in April

10 things I love about Des Moines in April10 things I love about Des Moines in April
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  • 14 hours, 4 minutes ago
Entertainment

9 photos: 10 things we love about Des Moines in April

9 photos: 10 things we love about Des Moines in AprilDes Moines Buccaneers (April 10-11).
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  • 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
Datebook Diner

Datebook Diner: Rock Power Pizza is solid

Datebook Diner: Rock Power Pizza is solidDatebook Diner says Rock Power Pizza has delicious pizza and an admirable mission
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  • 6 hours, 19 minutes ago
Music

Camp Euforia festival announces Karl Denson, The Wood Brothers

Camp Euforia festival announces Karl Denson, The Wood BrothersEuforquestra’s festival returns to Lone Tree
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  • 16 hours, 3 minutes ago
Life

Trending D.M.

Trending D.M.What's hot and what's not on the local scene this week
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  • 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
Entertainment

13 photos: Nite Hawk, the Slater bike trail bar

13 photos: Nite Hawk, the Slater bike trail barNite Hawk Bar & Grill in Slater is along the High Trestle Trail and has many amenities for cyclists, such as an air and repair station and easy ride-up patio.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Dining

RoCA one of OpenTable's hottest spots

RoCA one of OpenTable's hottest spotsA list of the nation's top 100 "hot spots" includes Des Moines' RoCA
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Events

32 photos: Snoball 2015 at Wooly's

32 photos: Snoball 2015 at Wooly'sKendra Steuhm, 32, and Nick Borror, 34, at Wooly's for Snoball on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Lazer 103.3 put on the show. Bands included Dawn of Destruction, Cirrus Minor, Index Case, and Deadfront. See who else was there!
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Dining

Foodstuffs: Beer and benefits

Foodstuffs: Beer and benefitsFoodstuffs: News and notes from the culinary scene
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Entertainment

Best bets of the week: April 1-7

Best bets of the week: April 1-7Rebecca Skloot, the best-selling author of "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks," speaks at 7 p.m. at Hoyt Sherman Place, 1501 Woodland Ave.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago