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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...
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...
Dogtoberfest IX Will Be Held In Bettendorf This Year
Dogtoberfest IX will be held at a new location this year. The event which features a live auction, gift basket raffles, food and drink will be held at the Crow Creek Dog Park, 4800 Devils Glen Road, Bettendorf, from 12:00 noon until 3:30 pm on Sunday, October 1. Th...
Celebrate Davenport’s Newly Renovated Junior Theatre
I grew up watching my friends perform at the Mary Fluhrer-Nighswander Theatre along with Showtime Pal. I watched young thespians perform just a few years ago and noticed the theatre could use some updating. Now the Davenport Junior Theatre is hosting a grand opening this weekend after a summer long …
Walking Your Dog Helps a Quad City Animal Shelter
Who knew you could support a local animal shelter by walking your dog? Mutt Strut is Quad City Animal Welfare Center’s fundraising walk for pets and their families on the scenic Hennepin Canal Pathway and will be held Sat., Sept, 23, from 9 to 11:30 a
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Bettendorf Restaurant Will Relocate, Not Close
My daughter alerted me after reading a social media post saying, "Governor's is being torn down." That's crazy I thought; I was just there enjoying their famous nachos on the deck while watching the Hawkeye game. After some further research, I learned Governor'...
Wine Dinner Supports Davenport Social Service Agency
The Davenport Handicapped Development Center is hosting a wine pairing dinner at Biaggi's, 5195 Utica Ridge Road, in Davenport at 6:00pm on October 19. All proceeds from the dinner will help support the programs at HDC.
The evening will include a four course menu created by Chef Partner Patrick …

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