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WQPT kicks off ‘Vibrant Neighborhoods’ initiative with community discussion

WQPT is embarking on a new community initiative made possible by a grant from Global Communities. Called Vibrant Neighborhoods, the 18-month initiative will include screenings and discussions, taped interviews with stakeholders in the Floreciente neighborhoodContinue reading…

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Tax Preparation Service (Individual, Partnership, and Corporation Returns)

Community CPA offers tax preparation services to both the local businesses and the residents of Davenport and surrounding cities. Special discounts are available at this time. Community CPA is a CPA firm with offices inContinue reading…

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Not In Our Town Muscatine is a movement to stop hate, address bullying, and build safe inclusive communities for all

It seems as though last few months brought the worst out in people. It might be true, but not everyone gives in to the bad environment around them. Amidst of all the angry rhetoric andContinue reading…

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Columbus Junction Girls Basketball Varsity Team rises above Racist insults

The Columbus Junction Varsity girls basketball team traveled to Mediapolis for a game last Tuesday night. After the game the team found derogatory comments, racial in nature, written on a whiteboard in the Mediapolis lockerContinue reading…

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Pink Pass Program at Palomares in Moline will provide passes for free mammograms

Health is something everyone should treasure. Sometimes for women it is hard to find a minute for themselves, but as much as women care for their kids and spouses they also have to worry aboutContinue reading…

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American Friends Service Committee Issues Press Release

Press Statement Press contact: Erica Johnson, AFSC Iowa Director (515)209-2733, ejohnson@afsc.org This week, President Donald Trump announced sweeping executive actions that would expand the border wall, cut federal funding to sanctuary cities and increase theContinue reading…

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East Moline Teachers will vote on an Intent to Strike on Monday

EAST MOLINE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION PRESS RELEASE East Moline, IL January 20, 2017: After making every effort to settle a contract, the members of the East Moline Education Association were left with few options after bargainingContinue reading…

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“Today Ascentra is Making Sense of Tax Returns.”

If you’re getting a tax refund, careful planning could help improve your finances for the year. Here are some tips to help maximize your tax refund. Reduce debt – Use your refund to payoff creditContinue reading…

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When a Community Comes Together a Time of Trial Brings a Time of Triumph for Iowa Al Exito Students

By Jocelyn Frohwein Nina Garcia once said, “I think my Latino culture has equipped me with a different point of view than the rest of my counterparts, and seeing things from a different angle hasContinue reading…

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Saint Ambrose University is host to the first LULAC Collegiate Council in Iowa

By Dawn Neuses DAVENPORT, Iowa — A diverse group of students have created a community at St. Ambrose University, a place where they can excel and share their culture as members of the first LULACContinue reading…

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Images: Tribute to Our Lady of Guadalupe at Augustana College

On Monday December 12 Augustana College held their annual “Tribute to Our Lady of Guadalupe” community event at Centennial Hall The special commemoration included a live performance by the Mariachi Campiranos from Peoria, IL, aContinue reading…

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Images from the 9th Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Summit in Ankeny, IA

Here are the images from the 9th Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Summit that was held Saturday November 19 at the FFA Enrichment Center in Ankeny, IA. Over 800 people registered to the IES making it theContinue reading…

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Iowa State University Joins Over 80 Other Schools And Universities Participating in Walkouts and Sit Ins Demanding #SanctuaryCampus

Undocumented students, many of whom qualify for the deferred action program Trump plans to eliminate, are coming out of the shadows as undocumented, unafraid and resilient in the face of uncertainty. They are calling onContinue reading…