Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 20 Dec 2014 11:39:06 EDTSat, 20 Dec 2014 11:39:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssA holiday classic is retoldhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/581900.htmlA traditional holiday fantasy will be retold by children and adolescents when Hawkeye Community Theatre presents "The Nutcracker" at 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday and at 2 p.m. Dec.Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTWait on wassailing; go to a concert insteadhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/581901.htmlBy DAWN BLISS <a href='mailto:dbliss@messengernews.net'>dbliss@messengernews.Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTPrepped for the holidayshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/581690.htmlLocals will be able to catch a glimpse of Fort Dodge's Gilded Age when the historic Ringland-Smeltzer House puts on holiday finery for its annual Christmas open house Dec. 1.Sun, 7 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTSpruce up the seasonhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/581691.htmlTrimming the tree and hanging strands of Christmas lights can be quite an endeavor, especially when you try to stage a more personalized holiday scene.Sun, 7 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTGiving the gift of entertainmenthttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/581469.htmlIn this season of giving and celebration, the students of the Iowa Central Community College music department plan to present the community with the gift of entertainment when they perform Holiday Concert 2014 at Decker Auditoriu.Sun, 30 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT