Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 18 Apr 2014 09:44:17 EDTFri, 18 Apr 2014 09:44:17 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMarshalltown named Iowa Great Placehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570650.htmlTwo Marshalltown projects have been awarded funds totaling $350,000 from the Iowa Great Places Citizens Advisory Board of the Department of Cultural Affairs.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTAnimal control a burden for MPDhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570651.htmlThis time of year the temperature will increase and so will the calls the police receive for animals at-large. Mike Tupper, Marshalltown Police Chief, said the Marshalltown Police Department responds to a lot of calls and it's a problem.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTNo break from the bookshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570652.htmlWhile their classmates took the opportunity to sleep in or took a trip down south, the first day of spring break at Marshalltown High School found more than a dozen students back in school.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTFacebook scam targets local residentshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570653.htmlThe Marshalltown Police Department is warning the community about a Facebook scam targeted at Marshalltown resident.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT'Polar Plunge the Y Way'http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/570654.htmlThe national "Polar Plunge for Landon" fundraising challenge campaign - with proceeds providing help to a small Missouri baby - found its way to Marshalltown Wednesday evening.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT