Archive for March, 2019

  • Calendar of Events March 2019 Calendar of Events March 2019

    Sports, Cards and Games Cards at the Bettendorf Community Center - Bettendorf Seniors group invites anyone in the Quad Cities, age 50 or over, to join us in playing cards at the Bettendorf Community Center, 2204 Grant Street, Bettendorf We get together to play “500” every Tuesday & Thursday...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    March is a mish-mash of dates and seasons: in like a lion, out like a lamb; Mardi Gras and Fat Tuesday; Lenten meals; Julius Caesar’s infamous Ides of March, St. Patrick’s Day and a time change. All of this is rolled up in 31 days. So enjoy each day as it unfolds.. Ella Emerald Isle ...

  • March is National Nutrition Month March is National Nutrition Month

    Many older adults may not know how to make food choices that will provide a healthy balance of nutrients and calories... By Sheila Mooney Community Relations Director Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging National Nutrition Month is the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics annual nutrition education ...

  • J. B. Young Opportunity Center - a Diverse and Eclectic Repurposing of a Great Building J. B. Young Opportunity Center – a Diverse and Eclectic Repurposing of a Great Building

    On January 22 of this year, at the Capitol in Des Moines, Davenport Community School District received The 1000 Friends of Iowa 2018 Best Development Award. Their project was the J. B. Young Opportunity Center. J. B. Young K-8 School closed in 2016 and many wondered what would happen to that big ...

  • Just Saying... Just Saying…

    By Q.C. Jones Happiness is a Warm Gun, to Shoot... Like nearly every red-blooded American youth of my vintage, I spent many hours of my young years “glued to the TV” watching westerns. Not the namby-pamby stuff of today, but real live shoot’em up shows where the good guy didn’t hesitate t...

  • Seniors look to fill two main objectives when buying their next home. Seniors look to fill two main objectives when buying their next home.

    Dan Dolan Homes has some answers By Kevin Dolan Dan Dolan Homes Each week Dan and I host open houses at our various model homes and have a chance to meet people who are looking at their options for their next home. Most of the time, the people we meet have lived in their current home for many y...

  • Ask the Audiologist Ask the Audiologist

    By Emily Steffel, Au.D., CCC-A Audiology Consultants, P.C. What is new in today’s hearing aid technology? There are so many exciting new things in hearing aid technology! Some hearing aids are now completely rechargeable. These hearing aids plug into a charger each night, just like your phone, ...

  • MARCH 2019 Clinton and Scott County Meal Site noon meals MARCH 2019 Clinton and Scott County Meal Site noon meals

    1) Honey Thyme Pork Loin, Mashed Potatoes W/Gravy, Big Bowl of Tuscan Greens, Pineapple 4) Beef Stew, Carrots, Biscuit, Apricots, Orange Juice 50 Happy Birthday - Oven Baked Chicken, Mashed Potatoes w/Gravy, Peas with Pearl Onions, Ice Cream, Small Cupcake, Orange Juice 6) Ash Wednesday - Itali...