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Des Moines City Council sets hearing to change zoning of Landmark on Sound

Des Moines City Council sets hearing to change zoning of Landmark on Sound

By Jack Mayne The Des Moines City Council in a study session Thursday night set the public hearing for Sept. 27 to consider reclassifying the Landmark on the Sound from residential Multifamily to an Institutional... [Read more]

UPDATE: Sneak peek at what’s planned for historic Landmark on the Sound

UPDATE: Sneak peek at what’s planned for historic Landmark on the Sound

The Waterland Blog has learned that ‘Friends of Masonic Home’ is the name of the group that has plans for the historic Landmark on the Sound site in Des Moines. An Open House is planned for... [Read more]

Potential purchasers of Landmark on the Sound holding Open House Feb. 24

Potential purchasers of Landmark on the Sound holding Open House Feb. 24

The new ‘potential purchasers’ of Des Moines’ historic Landmark on the Sound will be holding an Open House on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. This historic property was built... [Read more]

‘Landmark on the Sound’ sold for $14 million; city wants to retain its façade

‘Landmark on the Sound’ sold for $14 million; city wants to retain its façade

by Jack Mayne The Des Moines City Council was told the Masonic ‘Landmark on the Sound’ has been sold for “in the area of $14 million” and the city will meet with representatives of the new owners... [Read more]

Have You Heard That a Casino Is Taking Over the Landmark? Wrong! (UPDATED)

Have You Heard That a Casino Is Taking Over the Landmark? Wrong! (UPDATED)

Sources tell the Waterland Blog that Landmark on the Sound has indeed been purchased, conditional on a City Council-authorized rezoning of the property for commercial uses. Contrary to rumors circulating,... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Des Moines’ Poverty Bay Wine Festival Coming March 1-3

Rotary Club of Des Moines’ Poverty Bay Wine Festival Coming March 1-3

The Des Moines Rotary Club will be presenting its 9th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival the weekend of March 1-3, once again in the historic and grand Landmark Event Center in Des Moines. Guests will enjoy... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Saturday at the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival

PHOTOS: Saturday at the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Day two of the 2012 Poverty Bay Wine Festival is now complete! This annual event serves as one of the major fund-raisers for the Des Moines Rotary, with 100% of the net revenues generated used to fund... [Read more]