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  • Calendar of Events - January 2018 Calendar of Events – January 2018

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Quad Cities Alzheimer’s Association – Are you or someone you know a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s? Free educational classes are being offered for people with dementia, their families, and those who professionally serve them. Get support from ...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Welcome to 2018. Has the past month been busy and hectic? Time to relax and treat yourself to a “Hurry-up Dinner” that would please a king. It’s quick prep and some already made items. Enjoy this dinner for two. If you are cooking for four, double the recipe; cooking for six, triple it – and...

  • Notes from Triad Notes from Triad

    Be Savvy, Be Aware Crooks, scammers and thieves are becoming younger and more brazen each day. It is no longer news that car thefts are on the rise, it seems to be the new normal. So LOCK IT UP!!! This from the Davenport Police Department: The Davenport Police Department is asking for public assis...

  • A Good News Diet A Good News Diet

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling “Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” -Scott Adams I consider myself to be a lifelong learner. I love to read and travel to expand my knowledge of other places, people and their cultures. I...

  • The Brewed Book – a New Hang-Out in the Hilltop Campus Village The Brewed Book – a New Hang-Out in the Hilltop Campus Village

    A little over two years ago, father and son team Tony and Trevor Fuhs thought of opening a place dealing in used books and offering coffee. But their dream was more than a bookstore and coffee shop. They envisioned a place to “hang out”, meet with friends, play games, socialize while enjoying ...

  • A Little Unexpected Egg-citement A Little Unexpected Egg-citement

    By John & Joan Maxwell Cinnamon Ridge Farms When I was growing up on the farm, 4 a.m. was about the usual time Rooster Cogburn would rouse everyone, belting out, “Cock-a-doodle-doo!” His raspy crow was a daily reminder that our farm had not only dairy cattle and a few hogs, but also chicke...

  • Be a Friend of CASI Be a Friend of CASI

    By Laura Kopp CASI President/CEO Center for Active Seniors, Inc. (CASI) For over 40 years CASI has stood the test of time, caring for the hearts, minds and bodies of the Quad Cities older adults. Dear Friend, They say true friendship is seen through the heart and not the eyes. It is with a very...

  • Take a Closer Look at the “Gathering of the Green” Take a Closer Look at the “Gathering of the Green”

    Submitted by Ken Reese The “Gathering of the Green” is a biannual event for John Deere antique two-cylinder and New Generation tractor collectors, restorers and enthusiasts. Over the years, thousands of event participants have traveled to the Quad Cities from coast to coast and from foreign...