For people living in and around Dubuque, Iowa, Around Dubuque Inc. has earned a place as a community website packed with very useful and functional local information. The crowdsourced alternative media site, which focuses on local news, entertainment and weather, recently announced they have selected Iowa Storm Chasing Network as their preferred weather provider entering into a new win/win partnership with ISCN.
“We are always trying our best to improve the quality of what we offer the people who use our website for local news, weather and entertainment, while we find our true voice in the community.” commented Julio Medina, Founder of Around Dubuque Inc. “We know our new relationship with Iowa Storm Chasing Network is going to bring a great deal of value to our site, their reputation for quality weather forecasts in the area is simply unmatched. They also provide amazing images and education in regards to everything Iowa weather.”
According to the company, their site is growing all the time. Current highlights include a very easy to follow Dubuque Events calendar, which breaks down all the local excitement and things to do in the city and surround areas; a “Places to Eat” section delivering inside thoughts and tips on the best local places to eat a great lunch or dinner; a City of Dubuque News section; and much more with many new and exciting things still in the works.
The alternative media site continues to be very well viewed by users as it continues to grow the community base.
Marcy D., from Dubuque, recently said, “I look Around Dubuque every morning before work while I drink my coffee to know the weather and any local news worth reading about, and then again when I get home and am working on dinner. There isn’t a better source for local information. Five stars.”
It’s been fun to build out the community while we find our sweet spot. I started this project for a fun change of pace from my daily work with Mobile Media Buying, Digital Advertising, Mobile and Web Development. It’s been fun to research the area and see the open opportunities for growth. We are approaching this from a fun and lighthearted approach to provide value to our community. It’s been interesting to see the others in the area who provide community based services and information get their
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