Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 3 Sep 2014 02:51:06 EDTWed, 3 Sep 2014 02:51:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWorking together to improve Marshalltown school districthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576076.htmlMarshalltown Community School District is extremely grateful for the many individuals, agencies and businesses that partner with us to improve the quality of life for our children.Wed, 3 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe one-man pedaling showhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576021.htmlPedal boats are fun -especially if you don't have to pedal. The rest of my family was given that luxury recently. We took a day trip to Hickory Grove Park a couple of weeks ago near Colo.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTObama's segue from constructive tax Proposals to low-grade demagogueryhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576079.html"The tax system should be simplified and work for all Americans with lower individual and corporate tax rates and fewer brackets." That's from the Obama administration's 2009 proposals for tax reform, straight from whitehouse.gov.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTParenting is full of goodbyeshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576080.htmlThis is the month of departure for many parents, the time of year when they brace themselves for new versions of their children getting on with life.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTInvestigators: No deaths at Phoenix VA due to poor carehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/575834.htmlAllegations by whistle-blowers several months ago that long waits for medical appointments at the Phoenix VA hospital may have caused the deaths of at least 40 veterans, and that a "secret list" of waiting times was destroyed to cover up negligence...Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT