DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 22, 2019) —

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 22, 2019) — City of Davenport will observe Labor Day as a holiday on Monday, September 2, 2019.

City of Davenport offices and the Public Works Center will be closed.

Police Department front desk and records office will be closed.

Parks and Recreation administrative offices will be closed.

Adler Theatre box office will be closed.

Library Main, Fairmount, and Eastern branches will be closed.

Rivers Edge will be open.

PEORIA, ILLINOIS (August 21, 2019) — Mike Brettell tossed a season-high 8.0 scoreless-innings as the Peoria Chiefs blanked the Quad Cities River Bandits 2-0 on Wednesday night at Dozer Park. The Bandits did not score in a game for the first time since August 5.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (August 21, 2019) — Did you know that Americans ages 65-74 are keeping their teeth longer? In fact, according to a study published in the Journal of American Dental Association in January 2019, complete tooth-loss has decreased more than 75 percent over the past 50 years for this age group. It seems terrific on the surface, until you realize that many of these adults do not have dental-insurance coverage or access to dental-care due to poverty or other barriers.

BETTENDORF, IOWA (August 21, 2019) — It was an ambitious three-year fundraising campaign and an extremely aggressive six-month construction schedule, but the new STEAM center is ready to open, just in time for the 2019-20 school year. The 3-story, 30,000 plus square foot facility is equipped with state-of-the-art makerspace, science labs, band, and math classrooms.

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (August 21, 2019) — The Cedar Rapids, Iowa Branch of the NAACP will host their 77th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the IBEW/Miller Hall, 1211 Wiley Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404. The banquet will begin with a reception at 5:30PM, followed by dinner and awards, 6-8PM. The theme for this year’s banquet is "WHEN WE FIGHT, WE WIN", consistent with the NAACP’s mission to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equ

DES MOINES, IOWA (August 21, 2019) — Today, Governor Kim Reynolds issued a disaster proclamation today for Madison, Marion, and Warren counties in response to August 20 severe storms and tornadoes.

WASHINGTON DC (August 21, 2019) — The Congressional Budget Office released a new update Wednesday to its Budget and Economic Outlook: 2019 to 2029, the first since the recent agreement to lift budget-caps and increase spending. 

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (August 21, 2019) — The African American Museum of Iowa and the NAACP will conclude their eight-month long series of community forums this Sunday, August 25, at the Museum, 2-4PM. The committee’s final vision plan for implementation will be shared. The “Not Without Me!

DAVENPORT, IOWA (August 21, 2019) — The Northgate Mall Hy-Vee store (1823 East Kimberly Road, Davenport, Iowa) will be the scene of a surprise announcement Thursday, August 22, at 1PM, when it’s revealed that one of the location’s employees has been named a 2019 Hy-Vee Legendary Customer Service Award recipient.