Rob grew up in the Chicago suburbs and is happy to return to the Midwest after spending six years in Lubbock, Texas. He's been married to his wife Kathy for 15 years and they're the proud parents of a rescued Greyhound named JJ. Rob roots for the Cubs, doesn't put ketchup on hot dogs and never met a pizza he didn't like.
Don’t Let a Scam Separate You From Your Cash
Every week it seems like one of us is writing about a scam targeting people in the Quad Cities. Here are some tips to keep yourself from being a victim.
Local Ice Cream Treat Takes First At National Dairy Expo
We know that Whitey's Ice Cream is arguably the best in the Quad Cities. When it comes to Whitey's Chipper Ice Cream Sandwich the experts agree.
Davenport Removes Flood Barriers as Mississippi Crests Again
With the Mississippi River projected to crest for a second time Monday at 16.9 feet the City of Davenport is taking down flood barriers along River Drive.
Flushing System Recalled Because of Exploding Toilets
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled a toilet flushing system because of a defect that can cause your toilet to shatter.
Keeping Kids Safe On Halloween Is Everyone’s Job
Children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than any other day of the year. We can all help kids stay safe on Halloween.
My Takeaway from Moline Police Chief’s OWI
Moline Police Chief John Hitchcock announced his retirement yesterday after being cited for OWI. Here's my takeaway from his experience.
What Happened to Stores Like Venture, Turn Style and McCabe’s?
National Department Store Day was yesterday, October 16. So I decided to ask on Facebook "what department store do you miss the most?"
KIIK 104.9’s Pet of the Week: Dipper
Our pet of the week is Dipper. Dipper is an American Staffordshire Terrier mixed with some Beagle and perhaps another breed.
Fall Flavored Eats in the Quad Cities
If you enjoy fall flavors, there is no shortage of places to find them around the Quad Cities.
Burnt Marijuana Smell Leads Police to Gun at Mid City High School
Police investigating the smell of marijuana at Mid City High School led to officers finding a hand gun.