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Not Supporting Rock Island School Referendum
Written By: Administrator
Section: Commentary/Politics

Category: Letters to the Editor

2008-01-30 08:20:42

I'm a big fan of Rock Island/Milan School District #41. Now and in the past it has provided quality education for the community, my children included, and leads the Quad Cities in any number of educational areas.

But I cannot support the February 5 referendum to restructure the district's schools.


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Hardware Wars: Why Would Rock Island Give Incentives to Compete with Its Existing Businesses?
Written By: Jeff Ignatius
Section: News/Features

Category: Local News

2006-07-05 04:44:35

Mike and Mark Creger of M and M Hardware Mike Creger, at the front counter of M&M Hardware in Rock Island, warned a customer this past Friday: "I need big bucks from you."

The total: $2.73.


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The Man Behind Rock Island’s Renaissance
Written By: Administrator
Section: News/Features

Category: Local News

2005-10-19 00:00:00
Two weeks ago, an elderly woman walked up to where Dan Carmody was sitting in the 3rd & 22 sports bar in Rock Island. “Hi, honey,” he said to the woman. “You traitor,” she responded. She was kidding, of course, but the greeting isn’t surprising.
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Is Rock Island Draining Its Cash Cow?
Written By: Administrator
Section: News/Features

Category: Local News

2005-08-03 00:00:00
“The only red tape you’ll find in Rock Island is the one you cut at your grand opening,” says the new marketing campaign for the city. Some bar owners in The District of Rock Island view things a little differently.
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Kimbell Challenges Schwiebert for Rock Island Mayor
Written By: Administrator
Section: Commentary/Politics

Category: Illinois Politics

2005-03-30 00:00:00
In the race for Rock Island mayor, challenger David Kimbell is hitting some popular municipal positions: better schools, lower crime, and lower taxes. But in terms of reconciling different components of his platform, he can’t explain how he’d save the $1 million to $3 million he’d like to while still finding more money for police officers.
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