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World Relief Quad Cities opens office in new ‘welcoming space’

The new World Relief Quad Cities office in downtown Davenport received an official welcome-to-the-community message on Thursday afternoon, June 20. More than 50 people attended...
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RIP, Steve Tappa – talented wordsmith, generous friend

Since word of Steve Tappa’s Tuesday, June 18, death began to spread, fellow journalists, schools, teams, coaches and athletes have been mourning the loss...

Hilltop has plans to be ‘next cool section’ of Davenport

The Hilltop Campus Village will spearhead big projects and improvements and become the “next cool section” of Davenport in the coming years. That’s the hope...

Gallagher Sr. will be 4th of July parade grand marshal

The City of Bettendorf’s 4th of July festivities will kick off with a parade, which will be led by a community leader and volunteer.  Bob...

Coca-Cola Collectors Club event coming to QC

Over 500 Coca-Cola memorabilia collectors from around the world will gather at the Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center in Bettendorf Tuesday through Saturday, June 25-29,...

Davenport celebrates ‘milestone’ moment at new MLK Park

The new MLK Park in downtown Davenport is: A place to honor the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  A place...
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RI County OKs upgrading monuments, adding new one

Eight monuments on Rock Island County’s historic courthouse square will be refurbished and a new Civil War monument with a new bronze soldier will...
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GROWTH’s Clinton lofts shows ‘Preservation at its Best’

Economic Growth Corporation’s $16.5 million Wilson Lofts redevelopment in downtown Clinton, Iowa, received a “Preservation at its Best Award” from Preservation Iowa in recognition...

APS debuts Toyota dual alternative bracket kit at Paris show

American Power Systems (APS), a Davenport-based power solutions manufacturer, unveiled its new dual alternative bracket kit made for Toyota at the Eurosatory 2024 global...
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QCIA Report: QC Airport has busiest month since 2019

Quad Cities International Airport (QIA) recorded significant growth in May, surpassing 59,000 passengers as the region continues its recovery from the disruptions caused by...

Ranews Companies opens in ‘business-friendly’ QC

These are changing and growing times for Ranews Companies. The company – a market leader in industrial coating services with some big customers, like John...

Grow Clinton celebrates year of big news, success stories

CLINTON, Iowa – There are big, positive things happening in this city. New and current businesses are hiring employees. More companies are coming to...
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Two-time JDC champ Spieth returning to TPC Deere Run

Jordan Speith, two-time winner of the John Deere Classic, three-time major champion and a Quad Cities fan favorite, will return to Silvis’ TPC at...

Farm & Fleet names Hastings CEO of family-owned chain

Farm & Fleet has promoted Mark Hastings to chief executive officer and president of the company as part of the succession plan for a...

QC Air Show returns to the skies June 22-23

The Quad City Air Show will mark its 33rd year in style with the back-to-back return of the USAF F-22 Raptor Demo Team –...

Martin Equipment celebrates groundbreaking for new Cedar Rapids facility

Martin Equipment, a fourth-generation, family-owned John Deere Construction & Forestry dealer, celebrated the groundbreaking of a new facility in Cedar Rapids June 13. Equipped with...

Sorensen, business leaders review QC infrastructure projects

U.S. Rep. Eric Sorensen (Dem. – District 17) delivered and received messages on infrastructure improvements during a meeting with local workers, union officials, community...

Mel Foster named one of ‘Most Giving Companies’ in Iowa

Mel Foster Co. has been named as one of the Most Giving Companies in Iowa by The Grateful Giving Foundation of Des Moines, Iowa.   The...

Dinosaurs roaring back for Putnam Museum’s Dino Days

The Putnam Museum and Science Center is preparing to bring Dino Days roaring back in 2024. It's the annual June event the museum bills...
District 7 Judge Iowa

McDaniel appointed Iowa District 7 judge

Jeffrey McDaniel of Bettendorf has been appointed a district judge in Judicial District 7 by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds.    Mr. McDaniel serves as shareholder and...
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