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Participants sought for Family Helping Hands after-school homework help


Homework help will be available after school every Wednesday beginning Feb. 6 at the Guttenberg Welcome Center. (Stock photo)

By Caroline Rosacker

“Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me.”- Fred Rogers

The Guttenberg Chamber of Commerce Welcome Center, located at 323 South River Park Drive, is opening its doors every Wednesday afternoon from 3:30 - 5 p.m. beginning Feb. 6, for after-school homework help.

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Clayton Ridge & St. Mary's Mentor for a Day program


From left, Sara Moser, Kari Harbaugh and Mandy Ludovissy are organizers of an innovative Mentor for a Day program. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

Extending a helping hand to the youth of our community is the bridge that allows our younger generation to become happy, healthy, productive adults.  

Clayton Ridge and St. Mary's Mentoring One-on-One program began in Guttenberg in March 2018. With the help of a team of dedicated individuals, this mentoring program has since taken root in our community. 

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Doris J. Moellering

Doris Jean Moellering, 95, of Garnavillo, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.

Services will be held at a later date.

Doris was born the daughter of Reuben and Clara (Schelhammer) Bernhard, Nov. 7, 1923, in Giard Township, Clayton County. Doris attended Froelich Country School, graduated from Monona High School in 1941, and attended two years at Coe College in Cedar Rapids.

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Feb

Lelah L. Peet

Lelah L. Peet, 85, of Guttenberg, and formerly of Cedar Rapids, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at Hawkeye Care Center in Dubuque.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Zion Presbyterian Church in Coggon. Visitation was before services at the church.

Inurnment was at Coggon Cemetery, Coggon.

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A week of wicked winter weather

By Shelia Tomkins

Northeast Iowa had been enjoying a relatively tolerable winter until the end of January, when Mother Nature unleashed snow, strong winds and record frigid cold.

The following account of the past week will no doubt be especially appreciated by those Guttenberg Press subscribers who head south for the winter (our "snowbirds").

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Donald Kinyon

Donald Arthur Roy Kinyon, 89, of Guttenberg, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at Guttenberg Municipal Hospital in Guttenberg.

Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 2, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg. Visitation was before services at the funeral home.

Interment was at Friedlein Cemetery in rural Millville.

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Jan

Tangeman volunteer efforts in Arizona


Dorothy Tangeman, far left, assists other members of her "Wells Bells" group as they volunteer for "Feed My Starving Children." Their group effort packaged and sent food to those in need in the Philippines. (Photo submitted)

By Caroline Rosacker

Guttenberg's residential go-getters, Dorothy and Robyn Tangeman, head south each winter to their second home located in the northeast corner of Mesa in a 40-acre gated community called The Wells. 

This 55-years-and-over manufactured home retirement community offers affordable living where homeowners own the land. This is the Tangemans' 23rd year snow-birding in this community. 

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Chamber of Commerce elects board at annual dinner meeting

By Shelia Tomkins

Approximately 60 people were in attendance at the annual dinner meeting of the Guttenberg Chamber of Commerce on Monday evening, Jan. 21, at Reed's Steakhouse and Grill in Guttenberg.

Following a social hour and meal, Chamber Director Mandy Ludovissy introduced current board members in attendance: Kevin Hennessey, Patty Schwarz, Dave Brown, Brandon Friedlein, Austin Finch, Dan Parker, and Sadie Hefel. 

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Juanita's Folly to open soon in downtown Guttenberg


Juanita's Folly grand opening is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 2. Business owner Juanita Loven, left, and Cheryl Meyer Knock-Off purse designer, right, are preparing for the event. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

By Caroline Rosacker

Juanita's Folly, located in Guttenberg on the corner of River Park Drive and Goethe Street, has scheduled a grand opening for  Saturday, Feb. 2, from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. with live music by Bruce Byrant - Carpe Diem performing from 1-3 p.m.

Longtime resident Juanita Loven had this to say about her upcoming business venture: 

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Thomas "Tom" M. Good

Thomas "Tom" Michael Good, 79, died Monday Jan. 21, 2019, at Prairie Maison skilled nursing center in Prairie du Chien, Wis.

Funeral services were Saturday, Jan. 26, at United Methodist Church, Guttenberg, conducted by Rev. Neil Hofer. Visitation was before services at the church.

Arrangements were handled by Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg.

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