River City Sculptures on Parade–Part 1

Mason City is home to a lot of great things----the last remaining Frank Lloyd Wright hotel--The Historic Park Inn which I blogged about here, many parks and recreation areas, a fabulous renovated library complete with coffee shop, The Stockman House, a wonderful historical area featuring Prairie School architecture in Rock Glen ( It is the largest collection of prairie style homes in a natural setting in the world), Music Man Square which pays homage to Meredith Willson of The Music Man fame and … [Read more...]

Comments for A Cause– A Bit of Rejoicing and Celebration!

Wow---what a great month for Comments for a Cause!! As you know I promise that I will donate 50 cents for each legitimate comment (that weeds out all the spam!!!) on any post on my blog each month.  This month I decided to donate all of the proceeds to KIVA.  If you are unfamiliar with KIVA click that little link there (the underlined blue part !) and it will take you to their site but in a nutshell KIVA is an organization that does micro-financing all over the world.  For only $25 anyone can … [Read more...]