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High-Schoolers Find Summer Arts Jobs That Pay PDF Print E-mail
Feature Stories
Tuesday, 17 July 2001 18:00
Tim Sievert’s motivation for applying to the Quad City Arts Metro Arts program was pretty simple: “I was looking for a summer job,” said the 18-year-old. That statement is a bit surprising, because it’s easy to forget that these 75 teenagers playing music, dancing, painting, and writing and acting are getting paid; the Metro Arts spread in The District of Rock Island resembles a summer camp.

Packed Weekend Features Fitness, Festivals, and Jazz PDF Print E-mail
Arts News
Tuesday, 17 July 2001 18:00
Three major events converge in the Quad Cities this weekend, as they do every year about this time, but if you’re a fan of jazz, some less-well-known events might also be worth your attention. Of course, this weekend features the annual Bix 7 race, the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival, and the Wells Fargo Street Festival.

DavenportOne is Building a Bigger Tent PDF Print E-mail
Local News
Tuesday, 17 July 2001 18:00
DavenportOne celebrated its first year in business last week, emphasizing a theme that it is not just for the city’s big businesses and their leaders. At its annual meeting July 11 – attended by nearly 300 members – the organization rolled out a new Web site (http://www.

Iowa to Charge for Radioactive Shipments PDF Print E-mail
City Shorts
Tuesday, 17 July 2001 18:00
• The State of Iowa will become one of the first states in the country to charge for nuclear shipments across state lines. A rule by the Iowa Department of Public Health would charge fees from $250 to $1,750 to ship radioactive materials across the state, depending on the type of material and whether it’s shipped by highway or rail.

Rock Island Outlines Qualifications for Police Chief PDF Print E-mail
Local News
Tuesday, 10 July 2001 18:00
At a study session on Monday, July 9, Rock Island City Administrator John C. Phillips gave city-council members a “police-chief profile” culled from surveys filled out by citizens, community leaders, and police officers.

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