Quad Cities

You Can Help A Quad City Kid Get A Bike For Christmas
“Bikes for Brains” is accepting donations to ensure 125 Quad Cities kids will get a bike for the holidays.
According to a QC Online story, organizers say every year area children put a bicycle on their holiday list, but many do not receive one because their families cannot afford it.…
Watch For a Quad City Flash Mob-It’s a Thriller
If you're out haunted housing or enjoying a cocktail at a local Quad City establishment this weekend, don't be spooked by this flash mob!
13 Quad-City area women in a zombie-inspired dance crew, the Monsters of Mayhem, have made a tradition out of performing the routine from the 1983 “Thriller” music…
4 Things To Do This Weekend in the Quad Cities
There's plenty to do in the Quad Cities this weekend. From the not-so-scary to sexy; here are some of my suggestions.
1. Not So Scary Halloween Walk, Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island 7-9 pm tonight. Back for the second year, this event promises to be a family favorite for years to come...
Stink Bugs Are On the Rise In The Quad Cities
Is anyone else finding the stink bugs annoying? Bug experts call the invasive species brown marmorated stink bugs which earned the name for its tendency to release an odor when it's disturbed or crushed. Apparently stink bugs are on the rise in the Quad Cities because of the warmer th…
Celebrate Davenport’s Newly Renovated Junior Theatre
I grew up watching my friends perform at the Mary Fluhrer-Nighswander Theatre along with Showtime Pal. I watched young thespians perform just a few years ago and noticed the theatre could use some updating. Now the Davenport Junior Theatre is hosting a grand opening this weekend after a summer long …
Walking Your Dog Helps a Quad City Animal Shelter
Who knew you could support a local animal shelter by walking your dog? Mutt Strut is Quad City Animal Welfare Center’s fundraising walk for pets and their families on the scenic Hennepin Canal Pathway and will be held Sat., Sept, 23, from 9 to 11:30 a
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A Boutique on Wheels Helps Quad City Kids in Need
A refurbished bus is now a mobile boutique helping local kids in need. The former school bus, outfitted with clothes and accessories, is called Maddie's Closet and is up and running thanks in part to a $15,000 grant from Royal Neighbors of America.
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Our Tami is a Grammy
My daughter made me a grandmother this week. Little Edie arrived healthy and hungry at just over 8lbs.
Network at the Quad Cities Largest After Hours Event
If you like food, drinks, entertainment and mingling you’re going to love this event. The Quad Cities Chamber is hosting Hob Nosh, its largest after-hours networking event of the year 5 pm, Sept. 28 at the Waterfront Convention Center, Bettendorf...

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