On Second Street in downtown Hastings, just east of Burlington, is a building in the process of renovation and revival. The dust-covered carpet and construction debris will soon be replaced with refurbished stairways winding up to old balconies and a historic bar lined with stools. Music will bounce off the high, tin ceilings and flood out onto the sidewalk when the wide front doors are opened. The building will be the new and permanent home of the Hastings concert series “The Listening Room.” [Read more...]
About 15 students met on Sunday night to paint the donated campaigns signs for the Cover the Night event. The group of students made almost 60 campaign signs of all sizes which will be put around town on the night of the 20th along with posters provided by Invisible Children. The Kony 2012 campaign on campus has been selling t-shirts to help cover the costs of printing the all-color posters and the paint for the signs.