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Local Artists Raise Funds For Mental Illness
Did you know you can help families affected by mental illness by shopping at Bucktown Center For The Arts in Davenport?
Now through December 15, local artists will be donating a portion of their sales to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) an organization aimed at helping familie…
Moline Olive Garden Opens December 11
We love our restaurants and there is always a buzz when a new one opens or is announced as coming to the Quad Cities.
It was last spring when Olive Garden announced it would be one of three restaurant groups opening new locations in Moline (the other two were Panda Express and Popeye's Chicken).…
Davenport Schools to Renovate Brady Street Stadium
I understand that sports has a value when it comes to learning certain life skills, but I shake my head at the amounts of money some school in the U.S. spend on football stadiums and other sports facilities.
I've always thought it clever that Davenport Schools share a stadium just up the road fr…
Iowa State Fair Tickets On Sale For Cyber Monday
While the Mississippi Valley Fair is our local summer celebration, lots of folks like to take in its bigger cousin in Des Moines - the Iowa State Fair.  If you're one of those people, or know someone who is, then there's a great gift idea on sale today...
It Feels Like Fall As Bettendorf Celebrates Winterfest
With temps in the 50's and 60's it doesn't feel much like winter yet, but Bettendorf will celebrate the season next weekend. Winterfest will be held at Bettendorf's Family Museum on Sunday, December 3, from noon - 5:00 p.m.
There will be plenty of wintry and fun activities for all…
What Not To Buy This Black Friday
One year, I was looking for a deal on a computer and I lined up at 11:30pm on Thanksgiving for a deal at 6am on Black Friday. At some point along the way an employee entered the building through the front door, making everyone in line think the store was opening...
These QC Restaurants Are Open If You Don’t Want To Cook
Our local Quad Cities Convention and Visitor's Bureau has put together a great list of QC restaurants who will gladly do the cooking and clean-up for your Thanksgiving meal. Check out these tasty options.
Bix Bistro at the Hotel Blackhawk in Davenport
Join them for a feast to remember at Bix Bist…

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