summer

Summer Breaks Begin This Week for Quad Cities Schools
I've had some pretty great summers in my adult life, but I've never had a summer better than when I was a kid.
Long, sunny days spent with friends playing games, or reading comic books with a bottle of soda, a bag of penny candy, and the radio on in the background...
Quad Cities Summer Water Funs Begins This Weekend
There's nothing better for cooling down on a hot summer say than a dip in the pool, or the splash pad.
It may not be hot enough this weekend, but soon the temps will be sweltering, and these cool-down spots in the Quad Cities will be opening this weekend to provide relief form the upcoming …
Dogs Not Welcome On Iowa Restaurant & Bar Patios
It's been a law on the books for years in Iowa: all pets other than service animals are prohibited from being on restaurant and bar patios. But, until now, it was never aggressively enforced. The Health Department was always content to focus on other issues...
10 Photos That Make You Want To Have A Summer Bonfire
Nothing says "summer in the Midwest" quite like a bonfire.  Whether it's in the middle of a cornfield, the woods, or at the edge of a lake, bonfires are one of the best parts of summer. If you haven't had a chance to have one yet this year, luckily we've put tog…