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Juan and Dolores Barajas: A love story 70 years in the making

Marriage is a delicate dance. It requires two people to find compromise when comprise seems to be impossible. It teaches people to love each other’s faults. All in all, marriage is a hard work that trulyContinue reading…

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The Quad Cities Ballet Folklorico presents Mexican Fiesta X

See the stomping of the feet to the rhythm of the music, the swooshing of the beautiful dresses and big smiles on the faces of the children dancing to traditional Mexican music. The Quad CitiesContinue reading…

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Marshalltown’s own Yessenia Chavez making a name for herself as a reporter in the QC

The national debate about responsible journalism is raging on. In the era of alternative facts, fake media and search of journalistic integrity, the profession of journalism is in the national spotlight. Simply put, it isContinue reading…

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Gov. Reynolds, Gov. Rauner break ground on I-74 bridge reconstruction project

Gov. Kim Reynolds and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner broke ground Monday June 26 launching a three-and-a-half year construction project to build a new Interstate 74 Mississippi River Bridge. The project will improve safety and travelContinue reading…

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Rita Vargas the 2017 Honorary Survivor Chair for the 28th Annual Race for the Cure QC

In spite of technological and medical advances, the fight rages on. We still do not have a miracle cure for cancer and that is why prevention and being vigilant and knowing your own body mightContinue reading…

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Teaching kids responsibility and sportsmanship through boxing

Keeping kids of the streets while teaching them responsibility and sportsmanship is what Jeff Perez does. And to help him do this admirable work that helps young people of this community, Jeff Perez invites everyoneContinue reading…

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Vibrant Neighborhoods Floreciente features residents and their pride of the neighborhood, gives them an additional voice

The Project Vibrant Neighborhoods Floreciente by WQPT is a project that offers the neighbors from Floreciente and additional voice to showcase their pride in their place of residence and at the same time gives themContinue reading…

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8 Cool Races to run this spring and summer in the Quad Cities

With the weather finally seeming to act its season lately and all the surprise winter storms gone for good, Quad Citizens can begin to break out their shorts and tank tops and prepare for upcomingContinue reading…

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Latina Entrepreneur, Mother of Two, Succeeds Against All Odds

Hardships either break people or make them. Since early age Sonia Villalpando has had more than her share of hardships to deal with. Despite the difficulties, she never let them keep her down.  Villalpando, 27-year-oldContinue reading…

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Quad Cities ayer fue un Día Sin Inmigrantes ¿Y hoy que hacemos?

Ayer miles de personas se unieron al movimiento “Un Día Sin Inmigrantes” ¿Pero hoy que? ¿Que podemos hacer el resto de nosotros para apoyar este movimiento y seguir demostrando que si en realidad los inmigrantesContinue 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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Closing Hispanic Heritage Month with a celebration to our military

Last Saturday October 15 LULAC Council 10 honored and thanked Americans who have served in the military or served the community as first responders during its annual wreath laying ceremony at Le Claire Park inContinue reading…

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Nally’s Kitchen Old Fashion Mexican Cuisine

Nally’s Kitchen is a place where ordinary food is infused with extraordinary flavors. The owners, Nassr and Alicia Muhammad, bring their diverse backgrounds together. The kitchen mixes and combines Brazilian, Mexican and Mediterranean cuisines andContinue reading…

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Nally’s Kitchen fusion of different cuisines makes their food unique and unforgettable

One can say he grew up in the kitchen. When Nassr Muhammad was just a young boy in Mato Grosso, Brazil, he spent many hours watching and even helping his mother to make empanadas forContinue reading…