The Daily Iowan

Periodontics salutes new offering

CASSIDY RILEY

July 25, 2013

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Creators of the new professional-development program in the University of Iowa Department of Periodontics say the offering will bring many benefits to not only the students but also the school. This month marked the first year...

Historic Preservation Commission gives Gateway the green light

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 25, 2013

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The notion of self-described “new territory” for one local commission wasn’t enough to stop a recommendation for motions to push a controversial $40 million Iowa City roadway and flood-protection project forward...

Sparti’s Gyros eyes Aug. 15 opening of new downtown restaurant 

DI STAFF

July 25, 2013

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An area fast-casual Greek restaurant has set its eyes on the downtown restaurant scene, with the hopes of a slightly different name allowing it to cash on both the daytime and nighttime student appetites. Sparti’s Gyros,...

Green Party gathers in IC

ROBERT CROZIER

July 25, 2013

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Green Party faithful from across the country have converged in Iowa City for their annual national meeting this weekend after local Greens submitted the most compelling bid to the political party. It was also the only bid. Last...

Concussion plan proceeds

ROBERT CROZIER

July 25, 2013

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Representatives from 23 institutions met earlier this month for the first time to discuss a collaboration to study sports-related concussions in the Ivy League and the Big Ten. The meeting, held July 18-19 in Park Ridge, Ill.,...

Man charged after stealing motorcycle

DI STAFF

July 25, 2013

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A Mount Auburn, Iowa, man has been charged after allegedly stealing a motorcycle. Kenneth Burnell, 34, was charged on July 15 with first-degree theft. According to a police complaint, Burnell was with the owner on June 29...

Man charged with domestic abuse

DI STAFF

July 25, 2013

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A local man has been charged after allegedly abusing a woman with whom he was in a relationship. Terrian Wilborn, 37, was charged on Wednesday with domestic-abuse assault. According to the police complaint, officers spoke...

Man charged after stealing torque converters

DI STAFF

July 25, 2013

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A West Branch man has been charged after allegedly stealing from Fountain Transmission Specialist Inc. Nicholas Nash, 32, was charged on July 10 with second-degree theft. According to a complaint, Nash was caught on video taking...

Man charged after assaulting one-legged person

DI STAFF

July 25, 2013

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A North Liberty man has been charged after allegedly assaulting a one-legged man. Jerald Navarre, 36, was charged on Thursday with assault causing bodily injury. According to a police complaint, Navarre allegedly pushed a one-legged...

Woman charged with using juvenile to steal from Walmart

DI STAFF

July 25, 2013

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A local woman has been charged after allegedly stealing from the Iowa City and Coralville Walmarts. Kathy Pinder, 22, was charged on Sunday with third-degree theft and using a juvenile to commit an indictable offense. According...

Hawkeye offense preps for strides

RYAN PROBASCO

July 25, 2013

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CHICAGO — It’s difficult to pinpoint just how long it takes the offensive players to master their coordinator’s schemes and philosophy. In college football — where personnel turnover is continual — the challenge...

Notebook: Iowa aims for postseason return

CODY GOODWIN

July 25, 2013

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CHICAGO — Plenty of questions hover over the Iowa offense for this upcoming 2013 season. The question everybody wants to know — that is, who will be the starting quarterback — still remains unanswered. Rumors abound on...