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Disc Golf Tourney Comes Home to the Quad Cities This Weekend
Another type of golf will be going on in the Quad Cities this weekend aside from the John Deere Classic. A brand of golf that was invented right here in the QCA.
According to the Professional Disc Golf Association, disc golf got its start in Rock Island's Lincoln Park in the mid to late 198…
Quad City Bar One Of The Best Karaoke Spots In Iowa
Are you a karaoke king or queen? Do you bounce from bar to bar and have your list of favorite song you perform?
I'm not a big karaoke fan, but if you get a few adult beverages in me I might belt out a Kiss song or 2.
Congrats to Boozies in Davenport...
Another QCA Retailer Closing
According to a story reported on by our news partner WQAD TV NorthPark Gymboree may be closing soon.
The company filed for bankruptcy in June and has announced plans to close 350 stores including, in addition to NorthPark, their store in West Des Moines and 11 others throughout Illinois...
River Bandits Go to The Dogs This Weekend
One of the reasons I don't have a pet is the fact that I don't think it's fair to leave them at home alone, and I don't feel like lugging them around with me everywhere I go. Hey, at least I'm honest.
A few times a season, the Quad City River Bandits give pet owners an option…
Quad Cities Landmark Getting A New Name
The Centennial Bridge connecting Rock Island to Davenport is changing.
According to WQAD.com, the bridge will be re-dedicated on July 17th at 1pm, and renamed "Master Sgt. Stanley Talbot Memorial Bridge"
Master Sgt. Stanley Talbot was killed during a roadside safety check on June 23,…
Moline Electronic Store Closing
All good things must come to a end. It's the end of an era for a Moline business that has been open for almost 55 years.
According to QCTIMES.COM, Warren Electronics Distributing, owned by Nancy and Jerry Gabriel, will close its doors for ever on July 14th at 5pm...
Bettendorf Will Consider A Fireworks Ban
I'm pretty indifferent to fireworks. I understand some folks get a kick out of them, but when your use begins to affect your neighbors ability to get a good night's sleep then a line of inconsideration has been crossed.
Yesterday, I told you about Davenport City Council's decision to ban fireworks us…
B-100 Supports Big Brothers Big Sisters
If you have ever considered becoming a mentor, life coach or just a friend to a child now is the time. Big Brothers Big Sisters is aiming for 100 Bigs in 100 days. If you think you don't have enough time you will be surprised at how many options there are to make a meaningful difference to a Qu…
Davenport Re-instates Fireworks Ban
My Mom used to tell the story of when she landed a job at a candy store. She thought there would be strict rules against eating the product, but discovered there were no rules at all. On her first day the owner told her to eat all she liked, and she did...

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