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Eastern Iowa Restaurants and Employees Honored in Statewide Hospitality Awards

Iowa Restaurant Association Recognizes Outstanding Achievements in the Industry The Iowa Restaurant Association recently announced the winners of its state hospitality awards, shining a spotlight on the excellence and dedication displayed by restaurants and their employees in Eastern Iowa. These prestigious awards recognize individuals and establishments that have made significant contributions to the culinary landscape,…

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Celebrating the Legacy of Cheryl White: The First Licensed Black Female Jockey

Keeneland Honors Cheryl White’s Historic Career with Special Events Cheryl White made history in 1971 as the first licensed Black female jockey to win a Thoroughbred race in the United States. Her remarkable journey and trailblazing achievements continue to inspire generations of aspiring jockeys. Keeneland, a renowned horse racing venue, is set to celebrate White’s…

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