Archive for Humor

  • Calendar of Events - April 2019 Calendar of Events – April 2019

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Veterans Experience Action Center on Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20 at 9 am to 3 pm each day. St. Ambrose University, Lee Lohman Arena. The Quad Cities Veterans Experience Action Center (VEAC), is a collaboration between the Quad Cities Veterans Enga...

  • The Work of Preparing an Animal for the Fair The Work of Preparing an Animal for the Fair

    By John & Joan Maxwell Cinnamon Ridge Farms As we move into late spring, many 4-H and FFA youth are picking out which livestock born in the past few months they will be taking to fair. When choosing the animals for their projects, the youth have much to consider with their selection, including...

  • Just Saying... Just Saying…

    By Q.C. Jones Spring Fever strikes again… Ah finally, well at least maybe, Spring is here. While it’s mighty hard to gage your take on the past few month’s weather, your pal and cool correspondent, QC Jones, is pretty happy to see the change. My guess is the winter of 2018-19 will be the o...

  • 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...

  • PUBLISHER’S CORNER PUBLISHER’S CORNER

    By Eloise Graham Spring Cleaning – Dust Bunnies and Desktop Dialogue It is spring and time to freshen up the place. I need to sweep out those dust bunnies that have been hibernating in the corners. I have to make sure to wipe the tops of the picture frames. Oh, and to make sure to check behin...

  • Calendar of Events | February 2019 Calendar of Events | February 2019

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting – There are ongoing open meetings every Friday, Saturday or Sunday evening at 7 pm. Location: 1706 Brady Street, Suite 105, Davenport. For more information contact Illowa Intergroup 24 hour (309) 764-1016 or visit www.aaquadcities.org Qu...

  • America’s Pastime America’s Pastime

    By John & Joan Maxwell Cinnamon Ridge Farms As February marks the start of baseball spring training, flipping the calendar over to February always brings back memories of playing baseball each spring and summer—well, come to think of it, every fall and winter too! Though our team practices a...

  • Just Saying... Just Saying…

    By Q.C. Jones Now That was Cold and Cruel Custom has Saint Valentine as the patron of love, romance and all things warm and fuzzy. February and its notorious holiday brings, at least for most, lots of warm-hearted memories of love and tenderness. But I believe this to be nothing more than a crue...