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  • Ella's Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Crab Louis Salad 2 cups salad greens, torn into bite- size pieces 1 can (7 1/2 oz.) or frozen pkg. (7 oz.) crabmeat chunks 2 tomatoes, quartered 2 hard-boiled eggs, quartered 1/3 cup ripe or green olives 1/2 cup Louis Dressing Louis Dressing: 1/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp c...

  • Internet Security: How to Check if a Website is Safe and Legitimate Internet Security: How to Check if a Website is Safe and Legitimate

    Information provided by BroadbandSearch.net The World Wide Web provides us with an ocean of information, entertainment, and communication options. However, as with anything in life, the good most certainly comes with some bad. And when it comes to the internet, the bad can be really bad. Hackers, ...

  • Calendar of Events December 2019 Calendar of Events December 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 Qua...

  • 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 David Black Sworn in as Deputy Commissioner of Social Security Administration David Black was recently sworn in as Deputy Commissioner of Social Security to a term that expires on January 19, 2025. He will also serve ...

  • Fighting Compassion Fatigue: Tips for Self-Care Fighting Compassion Fatigue: Tips for Self-Care

    By Erin Hanna Associate Program Director Alternatives To reduce the odds that caregivers generally will become so emotionally overextended that they can no longer function competently, or contentedly, in their chosen roles, here’s a selection of proactive and reactive methods of self-care: Bre...

  • Two Centarians Honored Two Centarians Honored

    By Chris White Marketing and PR Coordinator Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging Milestones Area Agency on Aging co-hosted a Centenarian Celebration with the Iowa Department on Aging in conjunction with our Family Caregiver Conference in Ottumwa on November 2nd. It was a pretty special event and ...

  • A Pear a Day A Pear a Day

    By Christy Watters, MS, RDN, LDN Hy-Vee Registered Dietician (309) 793-0684 cwatters@hy-vee.com If there’s one thing more rewarding than eating a sweet, ripe peach in July, it’s got to be sinking your teeth into a juicy pear in December, otherwise known as National Pear Month. Here’s what ...

  • Max’s Musings Max’s Musings

    By Max Molleston Fifty years ago the poet and writer Rod McKuen was well known, popular, and full of accomplishments for his swing at poetry and song lyrics. His relaxed deliveries were right on with readers who could not put up with overcomplicated words and phrases to tell love stories of any kin...