DES MOINES, IOWA (November 21, 2022) — The Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) presented the 2021-22 Annual Board Awards on November 17 during the IASB Annual Convention in Des Moines. The awards are given each year to board members, board teams, and superintendents/AEA chief administrators who dedicate time and effort to learning, advocacy, leadership, and service projects to expand their knowledge and skills for better governance.

Installation view of exhibit "Zhongkai Li: Drifting Fragments" at the Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery, Upper Iowa University, 2022

FAYETTE, IOWA (November 21, 2022) — The Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University (UIU)’s Fayette Campus has opened a new exhibition featuring the works of artist Zhongkai Li. The solo exhibition, titled "Zhongkai Li: Drifting Fragments", is open from November 14 to December 16, 2022.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 21, 2022) — Happy Joe’s Pizza and Ice Cream, in conjunction with the Happy Joe’s Kids Foundation, is bringing back its annual holiday parties for special needs children after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (November 21, 2022) — Seven Iowa high-school seniors received a 2022 Iowa Bankers Association Student Athlete Achievement Award during the Iowa high-school state-football championships held November 17-18 in Cedar Falls. One student from each class was presented with a $1,000 scholarship from the IBA to the college of his choice.

Scholarship recipients include:

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 21, 2022) — Gilda’s Club, in partnership with Living Proof Exhibit, is hosting a FREE crafting workshop for families impacted by cancer on Thursday, December 1, 2022, from 6:00-8:00pm at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse located at 1351 W Central Park Ave, Suite 200, Davenport, Iowa, 52804.

WASHINGTON DC (November 21, 2022) — Iowa ranks twelfth in overall prosperity according to 

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (November 21, 2022) — The Augustana College Department of Music presents Christmas at Augustana on December 3 and 4, 2022.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 18, 2022) — Scott County Auditor Kerri Tompkins shares the Administrative Recount is officially complete. “Thank you again for your patience as we worked through this process. I am very appreciative of the support of our machine vendor who assisted us.” said Tompkins.

The final ASVP Precinct number for Scott County is 23,362. All reports are posted on our website, as well as the Iowa SOS website.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 17, 2022) — The Quad Cities Cultural Trust partnered with the Adler Theater Foundation in November 2021.

This partnership’s goal was to advocate for the performing arts here in the Quad Cities and encourage organizations with programs that encourage diversity and equity to apply for funding to perform at the Adler Theatre in Davenport, Iowa.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 18, 2022) — Grace on Main, a full-service restaurant in Elk Horn, Iowa (pop 600), is proving daily that sustainable business practices and energy solutions can provide real economic benefit to hospitality operations in any size community. The full-service restaurant, owned and operated by residents Mike and Ilee Muller, was honored this week as the inaugural choice for the Iowa Restaurant Association Sustainability and Innovation Award.