Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 25 Jul 2014 07:13:27 EDTFri, 25 Jul 2014 07:13:27 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssInto the swing of thingshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574251.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTWelcome sign refurbishedhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574252.htmlA sign that was defaced by graffiti has been refurbished and returned to its location.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTMarshalltown welcomes Japanese visitorshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574253.htmlIt's Marshalltown's turn to host visitors as part of its Sister Cities exchange program with Minami Alps, Japan.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTLocal businesses prepped for upcoming sales tax holidayhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574254.htmlArea retailers said they're prepared for Iowa's Annual Sales Tax Holiday slated for next weekend, Aug. 1-2.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBCLUW continues staff sharing agreementshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574255.htmlCONRAD -The BCLUW School District continues to enter into staff sharing agreements to help cut down on costs and give it the ability to add staff without the burden of paying a full salar.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT