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  • Calendar of Events - October 2019 Calendar of Events – October 2019

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Welcome to Medicare - Tuesday October 15 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. A free seminar offered by the State of Iowa’s Senior Health Insurance Information (SHIIP) and Center for Active Seniors, Inc (CASI) for Iowans who want to learn more about Medicare. Registration ...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    Autumn is a great time to try new meat and vegetable recipes. Try barbecued veal with rice, accompanied with stuffed yams or lamb chops Oriental-style paired with carrots Lyonnaise or smoked pork shoulder and spinach salad. All of these recipes will serve 6 - 8. -Ella Barbecued Veal with R...

  • Max’s Musings Max’s Musings

    By Max Molleston Iowa poets have some very special state-wide recognition now. The 2019 edition of Lyrical Iowa, the premier contest for poets in Iowa is out. I am pleased to see the names of Iowa Quad-City poets published in the edition. I know the names and the skills of these people, men in this...

  • Wind Dancer in the Hilltop Campus Village Wind Dancer in the Hilltop Campus Village

    The Hilltop Business Association is so very happy to introduce you to one of the newest businesses in the Hilltop Campus Village. Welcome the Wind Dancer. A little bit of fashion, a little bit of accessory, a little bit of fragrance and oil... plus more. Truly a unique boutique with a story to its b...

  • Grandchildren  are Grand Grandchildren are Grand

    By John & Joan Maxwell Cinnamon Ridge Farms Grandparents often lament if they had known how fun grandchildren are, they would have had them first. I couldn’t agree with this sentiment more and thoroughly enjoy the time we have with ours. Mason and Aubrey, two of our grandchildren, spend most...

  • Unwanted Fall Guests Unwanted Fall Guests

    News Source: Ken Johnson University of Illinois Extension kjohnso@illinois.edu As the weather gets colder and the days get shorter, we often start seeing uninvited insect guests in our homes, according to the University of Illinois Extension educator Ken Johnson. Boxelder bugs are commonly found...

  • Honor Flight of the Quad Cities Honor Flight of the Quad Cities

    By Anne Coffman Ridgecrest Village Ridgecrest Village proudly presents its sponsorship of the 50th Honor Flight of the Quad Cities. The flight is set for takeoff on Thursday, October 31, 2019, from the Quad Cities Municipal Airport and head to Washington D.C. Upon arrival, the veterans and guardia...

  • October Sayings – Some Poetic, Some Prophetic October Sayings – Some Poetic, Some Prophetic

    By Eloise Graham “Just before the death of flowers, and before they are buried in snow, There comes a festival season when nature is all aglow.” - Unknown “There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted upon, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now ...