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This Gross Habit Could Be Making Quad Citians Sick
Most of us take our phones everywhere, so it's no secret that 75% of Quad Citians have admitted to using the phone while going to the bathroom. While it might see like a genius way of multi-tasking, this habit could actually make you sick...
Quad City Students Showcase Their Talents at the Figge
The Creative Arts Academy of the Quad Cities will be showing off student work from the fall semester in a musical, artistic, theatrical showcase.
The Creative Arts Academy will host its annual Fall Fest 5:30 - 7:30 pm ,Tuesday, Oct...
4 Things To Do This Weekend in the Quad Cities
There's plenty to do in the Quad Cities this weekend. From the not-so-scary to sexy; here are some of my suggestions.
1. Not So Scary Halloween Walk, Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island 7-9 pm tonight. Back for the second year, this event promises to be a family favorite for years to come...
Flip Cup World Record Attempt Held in Rock Island
Local Rock Island fraternity Alpha Sigma Xi is hosting "Flip the District" on Oct. 21 from 11 am to 1 pm in The District of Rock Island, a charity event to raise funds and awareness for suicide prevention.
The fundraiser will feature an attempt to break the world reco…
Halloween Event at Illiniwek Includes Spooky Family Fun
If you're looking for some outdoor Halloween family fun, Illiniwek Forest Preserve, Hampton, is hosting a Halloween event with a costume and campsite decorating contests, hayrack rides, pumpkin painting and trick-or-treating on Oct. 21 from 2 p...
Get Spooked By Davenport’s Dark And Deadly Past
October is the perfect month to hear tales of Davenport's spooky haunted history. The German American Heritage Center in downtown Davenport offers guided tours every Friday evening and Saturday morning with stories of murders, serial killers and which areas downtown that could be haunted.
That m…
New Davenport Restaurant Complete with a High Tech Beer App
There's a new barbeque restaurant in downtown Davenport with pretty high tech craft beer garden. How can a beer garden be high tech, you might ask?
According to an OurQuadCities.com story and their Facebook page, co-owner Dan Bush says he’s wiring the kegs to speci…
The Polar Express Rolls Into Davenport
I remember reading the book to my children when they were young, then a few years later Tom Hanks starred in the movie. I'm excited to see The Polar Express will be coming to the Quad Cities thanks to the Davenport Parks and Recreation...
QC United Hosts Activities to Recognize National Bullying Prevention Month
Q-C United is hosting three events in October to recognize National Bullying Prevention month. A fiesta supporting school anti-bullying programs in honor of Pete the Purple Bull is 6-9 pm Thurs. at the RiverCenter in Davenport.
The first annual Margarita Mix-Up will feature six flavors of margaritas,…
Bettendorf High School Students Kick Off Hunger Drive
Students at Bettendorf High School are helping fight food insecurity in the Quad Cities. The term "food insecurity" was new to me, but I've learned it means "the state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable nutritious food...

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