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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:46:46 GMT
One of the biggest Cubs fan  -  OurQuadCities
One cubs fan in the Quad Cities might have been waiting for this moment longer than anyone else in the world. Ray Styrlund is from East Moline and was born in 1911. That's three years after the last time the cubs won the world series and he's been a ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:11:29 GMT
2017 Race for the Cure Honorary Survivor Chair  -  KWQC-TV6
Rita Vargas knows the statistic: One out of every eight women will get breast cancer. “I told my girlfriends and my sister that I would rather it be me than one of them. I knew I'd be okay,” said Vargas, 58, of Davenport. Vargas was diagnosed with ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:55:15 GMT
Prep spotlight: Q-C area athletes and teams of the week  -  Quad City Times
North Scott freshman Presley Case runs midway through the course of the Iowa Class 4A coed state-qualifying cross country meet at Crow Creek Park in Bettendorf on Thursday, October 20, 2016. Case finished first for her team and fifth overall with a ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:29:02 GMT
Seeing a need for skilled technicians in the Quad Cities  -  WQAD.com
Jobs like hers are growing in the Quad Cities and at Black Hawk College they said the need for trained technicians is bigger than ever before. "People trying to call us to get more people and it's a wide range of places they go, some go to the Deere`s ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:05:20 GMT
Hot chocolate race mixes new and old fall traditions for Lagomarcino's  -  Quad City Times
O'Connell counts the race as the third-largest in the Quad-Cities behind the Quad-City Times Bix 7 and the Quad-Cities Marathon. “You have people who have never ran or walked a race, but they do this because it seems fun and doable,” O'Connell said.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:58:46 GMT
WIU Mourns Student Death  -  Western Illinois University News
MACOMB/MOLINE, IL -- The Western Illinois University community is saddened to learn of the death of WIU-Quad Cities student Laura Bollaert of Merritt Island, FL, who died Oct. 23 in Florida. Bollaert, 28, was pursuing a bachelor's degree in accountancy.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:17:05 GMT
Bettendorf rolls out new bicycle rack program  -  WQAD.com
The new Bicycle Rack Cost Sharing Program is the first of its kind in the metro Quad-Cities, said city spokesperson Lauran Haldeman. Requested by the Bettendorf Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee, it sets aside $5,000 a year to help fund shared ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:11:32 GMT
QCCVB continues to make the MVC feel 'welcomed, wanted'  -  Quad-Cities Online
LOUIS -- Citing a desire to "keeping building the relationship with the Missouri Valley Conference," Quad Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau president Joe Taylor made sure he was visible at the league's basketball media day on Tuesday morning.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:53:10 GMT

Project Bundle Up 2016 totals surpass 2015-UPDATED  -  KWQC-TV6
UPDATE: A big thanks to everyone who stopped by our studios last week for our annual Project Bundle Up clothing drive. On Friday October 21, 2016, we partnered with the Salvation Army to collect warm clothing for less fortunate families in the Quad ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:53:31 GMT
Iran official: Gay Utah senator watched during recent trip  -  Quad-Cities Online
1966 -- 50 years ago: Delivery of the 1966-67 Illinois Quad Cities telephone directory is slated to begin Thursday. Jack Herron, Illinois Bell manager, said that over 98,000 copies of the book would be delivered to customers in 19 communities in the ...