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  • Calendar of Events - June 2019 Calendar of Events – June 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

    June is Dairy Month and June 4th is National Cheese day so here are some cheesy recipes.  -Ella Three Variations of Cream Cheese with Meat Spreads I used the already whipped and soft cream cheese. For most other recipes calling for cream cheese, I use the block style and soften it at room temp...

  • Just Saying... Just Saying…

    Flood, Flooding, Flooded By Q.C. Jones No Quad-City newsflash is complete without coverage of The Great Flood of 2019. It was a doozy, a new world’s record, a disaster and a traffic jam all rolled into one. And, speaking of rolled, your humble correspondent QC Jones was there to witness the da...

  • Hilltop Campus Village:­ The Brewed Book – The Back Story Hilltop Campus Village:­ The Brewed Book – The Back Story

    [caption id="attachment_10741" align="alignright" width="199"] Tony and Trevor Fuhs[/caption] In the spring of 2016 father and son team, Tony and Trevor Fuhs, purchased the vacant building at 1524 N. Harrison. Their dream was to open a coffee shop that would have appeal to everyone. A store of used...

  • The Month of June The Month of June

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling “And since all this loveliness cannot be heaven, I know in my heart it is June” Coming up with a subject to write about in my article each month can be a challenge. When June rolls around, however, the topics are many and I have to decide which one to focus on. You...

  • Calendar of Events Calendar of Events

    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...

  • Ella's Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Flag Dessert 2 pints fresh strawberries 1 package (12 ounces) pound cake, cut into 16 slices 1 1/3 cups blueberries 1 tub (12 ounces) COOL WHIP® Whipped topping, thawed Slice 1 cup of the strawberries; set aside. Halve remaining strawberries; set aside. Line bottom...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office SPRUCE UP YOUR FINANCIAL PLAN WITH SOCIAL SECURITY Now that tax season is over, it’s probably a good time to evaluate some financial “best practices” for the rest of the year. A good spring-cleaning can clear ou...