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  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Summer desserts - a refreshing end to a meal or just a midday snack with iced tea or coffee. An asterisk * denotes a make ahead dessert. I found these in a cookbook that I received in the early 1970s. I will list them as written, but will give you substitutions as some ingredients popular then are d...

  • Crow Valley Cooperative Crow Valley Cooperative

    Crow Valley Cooperative is a new development being brought to the Quad Cities by Bush Construction. Crow Valley Cooperative will provide an upscale living community with luxury amenities, in a highly desirable and prime location off Utica Ridge and just around the corner from Crow Valley Golf Club...

  • Beware of Scams Targeting Seniors Beware of Scams Targeting Seniors

    By Chris White Marketing and PR Coordinator Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging On June 13th I was sitting at my desk here at Milestones wearing a purple dress shirt in my small way of bringing attention to World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. However, I work for an Area Agency on Aging, and every d...

  • PUNCH and Hilltop Campus Village Urban Garden PUNCH and Hilltop Campus Village Urban Garden

    By Scott Tunnicliff Hilltop Campus Village PUNCH and Hilltop Campus Village, with great help from Genesis Marketing and Communications and others, has worked to increase the amount of nutritious food available to the community, as well as to help build community in the neighborhoods. Multiple Urba...

  • Is August the Dog Days of Summer? Is August the Dog Days of Summer?

    By Eloise Graham The Dog Days of Summer “The Dog Days of Summer” definition by Merrimack-Webster says that the “dog days” is a period of time between early/mid-July to early September. This is the time of hot, sultry weather in the Northern Hemisphere. A second definition states a period...

  • Calendar of Events | July 2019 Calendar of Events | July 2019

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Veterans Experience Action Center July 19 & 20, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. each day. St. Ambrose University, Wellness & Rec. Center, 518 W. Locust St., Davenport. Parking off W. Lombard. The most comprehensive Veteran services event in the region. The Quad C...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Using herbs to enhance your meals. Herbs can be grown in small containers in your home, out on the patio or borders in the garden. Or you can purchase fresh herbs at the store or farmer’s market. Experiment with different ones for a change of taste explosion. - Ella Lemon Balm Bread ...

  • Are You Prepared for a 40 Year Retirement? Are You Prepared for a 40 Year Retirement?

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor Americans are living longer than ever! Thanks to medical advances and healthier lifestyles Americans are living longer and more active lives well into their 80s, 90s and beyond. In fact, by 2045 the number of 100-...