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5 Innovative, Essential Beach Accessories — Coolers, Umbrellas, Chairs & More

Headed to the beach? Here's what to bring along.

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Bear
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Bear Soaks Up Summer By Cooling Off in Family’s Pool and Hot Tub

There's nothing like a nice refreshing dip in the pool, right?

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Last Call for Summer Fun and the NewBo Music Festival

With just one more day until the NewBo Music Festival presented by The National, we're making one final push to get you there. Young The Giant and Allen Stone are headlining what's going to be a huge event in Cedar Rapids in front of NewBo City Market that you definitely won't want to miss.

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The Hot Car Challenge Will Have You Breaking Out in a Dangerous Sweat

It's a well-known fact: don't leave kids in cars in the heat. You hear it all the time. Sadly, not everyone gets the message.

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Beachgoers Help Save Stranded Shark That Washed Up on Shore

People may see sharks in the water during the summer. Imagine their surprise when they see one wash up on shore.

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Hitting The Road For A Family Vacation

There's things we do in life where we have to question our sanity, like when you decide to take a 14-hour roadtrip with kids aged 6 and 9 (and not RV style like Bob and Sheri). But that's exactly what I'm about to do.

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New Rollercoaster Coming to Adventureland [VIDEO]

'The Monster' is coming to Adventureland. The theme park announced that the new roller coaster will debut in 2016.

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Tips to Save on Your Summer Cooling Bill

Many air conditioners across Iowa are running for the first time today and here's some ways to keep costs down when using it is an absolute necessity.

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Two Cedar Rapids Splash Pads Already Closed As Summer Kicks Off

Just as summer is getting started, the city has already announced that two area splash pads have closed. Unfortunately for one, a re-open date is unknown.

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Hiawatha Hosting Fun, Free Event for Kids Friday Afternoon

Kids, grab the bikes. Hiawatha is hosting a bike rodeo and parade this Friday afternoon (May 22nd) and they're even giving away free bike helmets.

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