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Monday, September 17, 2018
Electrical Distributor honored for seventh consecutive year  CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (09|17|2018)—Van Meter Inc. announced today it has been selected as one of Iowa’s 2018 Top 150 Workplaces. Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. Van Meter Inc. ranked second among Iowa’s top large companies and received a special recognition for work-life balance and flexibility. This is the ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Davenport, Iowa (September 17, 2018) – The Figge Art Museum will present William L. Hawkins: An Imaginative Geography beginning Saturday in the first and fourth floor galleries. This is the first major exhibition in more than a decade to feature the work of the self-taught Columbus, Ohio artist.    Organized by the Figge Art Museum, William L. Hawkins: An Imaginative Geography opened in Hawkins ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
MOLINE, ILLINOIS – WQPT - PBS FOR THE QUAD CITIES REGION invites the public to preview screenings of a new Ken Burns documentary “THE MAYO CLINIC: FAITH – HOPE – SCIENCE.”  Each screening event will include a 36-minute preview of the Ken Burns documentary about the Mayo Clinic, and a panel discussion of the film.  A “Science” themed screening – featuring a panel discussion with local doctors ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
DAVENPORT, Once again, the German American Heritage Center will present our second annual DARKER SIDE OF DAVENPORT WALKING TOUR! With last year's success, we would like to offer our spooky tour again with some new and equally gruesome additions. The tour is about 1.6 miles long and should take an hour and a half. Learn about local ghost stories, murders, legends, and the criminal underworld with a ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Douglas R. Nelson has been appointed to the BankORION Board of Directors   Orion, IL, September 12, 2018:  The board of directors of BankORION and its parent company, Orion Bancorporation, Inc. announced the appointment of Douglas R. Nelson to its board of directors.  Doug’s background includes more than 40 years of service to the agriculture industry. Doug is presently on the River Valley ...read more
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Wednesday, September 12, 2018
BankORION Announces New Board MemberDouglas R. Nelson has been appointed to the BankORION Board of Directors  Orion, IL, September 12, 2018:  The board of directors of BankORION and its parent company, Orion Bancorporation, Inc. announced the appointment of Douglas R. Nelson to its board of directors.  Doug’s background includes more than 40 years of service to the agriculture industry. Doug is ...read more
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Monday, September 10, 2018
Davenport, IA – A crime has been committed at the Center For Active Seniors, Inc. (CASI) and detectives are seeking your help in solving this case at the 2nd Annual CASI Murder Mystery Dinner Fundraiser, Saturday, September 22.  The Mystery Makers  from  It's A Mystery will engage guests in  treachery, blackmail and intrigue in an evening filled with fun, fine dining, and a mysterious mix of ...read more
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Monday, September 10, 2018
DAVENPORT (Sept. 4, 2018) — Putnam Explorers and Explorers Jr. workshops are returning again this year to the Putnam Museum and Science Center beginning September 8. Intended to highlight topics in a fun and interactive way for children in Pre-K* through 5th grade, workshops occur monthly to provide informal enrichment activities. From exploring oceans to astronaut training, there’s something for ...read more
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Monday, September 10, 2018
Davenport, Iowa (September 5, 2018) – Living Proof Exhibit will present its annual exhibition of cancer survivor art from September 6–December 9 at the Figge Art Museum’s Mary Waterman Gildehaus Community Gallery on the second floor.  The exhibition, "A Visualization of Hope," features more than 50 pieces of art created by cancer survivors in the Tri-State area, many of whom will be in attendance ...read more
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Monday, September 10, 2018
Davenport, IA, September 7, 2018-Did you know you can have anything you want if you just quit struggling and surrender to the opportunities available to you? That's the message Anne Prinz proclaims unashamedly in her newly published bookLiving Your Exclamation Point Life!: How to Transform Your Circumstances and Lead with Vision, Purpose, and Passion (978-1-947937-06-2, Aviva Publishing 2018). ...read more
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Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Carlene Cardosi named Regional Administrator  ROCKFORD— Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Carlene Cardosi, LCSW, CADC, has accepted the position of Regional Administrator, with oversight of services in Milwaukee, McHenry County, Des Plaines, and Chicago.  Cardosi has been with Rosecrance since 2008 and has worked at both the adolescent and adult residential substance use treatment centers ...read more
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Monday, August 27, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                            August 24, 2018  Rising Up Against Sexual Abuse luncheon welcomes male trauma survivor as keynote speaker  DAVENPORT, Iowa  – I am determined. I am courageous. I am a survivor.  Join us as we rise up against sexual abuse in our communities. The annual Rising Up ...read more
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Monday, August 27, 2018
Davenport, IA / August 20th, 2018 – Country Style Ice Cream is excited to announce the opening of its fifth Quad Cities location!  This new Country Style Ice Cream and Coffee is located 5264 Utica Ridge Road in Davenport or in the Prairie Ridge Complex across from Biaggi’s.  The Grand Opening will be held on August 30th from 4:00-6:00pm with a ribbon cutting at 4:30pm.  To help kick off the ...read more
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Monday, August 27, 2018
Davenport, Iowa - August 20th, 2018Despite what many organizations believe, the customer - not sales - is the key to business growth. Not all customers are those that provide money in exchange for goods or services: in the world of customer centricity, every organization and individual a company engages with is a customer.Upending some of our most fundamental beliefs, renowned customer-centricity ...read more
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018
DAVENPORT, Iowa – Per Mar Security Services, a leading provider of total security solutions for residential and commercial clients based in Davenport, IA, is pleased to announce it is named in the Security Letter’s “Top” Guard Watch & Patrol Companies List. Per Mar is recognized as the 17th largest company for security guard, patrol and watch services.Per Mar has been included in the Security ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
Amy Lank, President of American Power Systems, Inc., has been appointed to the Industry Advisory Council for the Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS) at Iowa State University. “As the owner of an established small business, I appreciate the customized services that CIRAS provides to help companies like APS continue to learn and grow. CIRAS has helped us ‘up our game’ in strategic ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
Davenport, Iowa (August 20, 2018) – The Figge Art Museum will be presenting an exhibition of works by beloved local artist John Bloom in the second-floor Katz Gallery beginning Saturday.  John Bloom: Close to Home will feature more than 60 works of art by the beloved local artist. In addition to well-known paintings, the exhibition includes childhood drawings, sketches, woodcarvings and rarely ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
DAVENPORT, Iowa (Aug. 17, 2018) — Butterfly-lovers will swarm the Putnam on Saturday, Aug. 25, with the return of an event celebrating everything about monarchs.The annual Monarch Butterfly Workshop will offer butterfly-themed crafts and activities for all ages from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.Visitors will take away the skills they need to engage in citizen science and help boost the monarch population ...read more
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018
DAVENPORT, Iowa (June 23, 2018) – Blaze Restoration Inc., with offices in Davenport Iowa, Moline and Galesburg, Illinois announces its sponsorship in the 3rd annual Quad City Area Burn Community Night at the Ball Park on Saturday June 23rd, 2018. This event will be at the Modern Woodman Park in Davenport, Iowa. The St. Florian Fire and Burn Foundation partners with the River Bandits to give the ...read more
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Looking for a fun and informative presentation for your organization or business?  The Figge Art Museum Ambassadors are available to give a free 30 minute presentation about the Figge Art Museum.  All participants will receive two complimentary passes to the museum.   Please contact Sara Morby at 563.345.6642 or smorby@figgeartmuseum.org to schedule your program.
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