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To accompany our newest exhibit "Culinary Customs: A Taste of Germany" we will be sharing German recipes for #FoodieFriday on our social media pages. Do you have a favorite German recipe that you'd like to share? Email the recipe to info@gahc.org to be included in our #FoodieFriday posts! Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to 


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BATON ROUGE, LA (05/09/2018)-- The following local residents were recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

Julia Field of Bettendorf (52722) was initiated at Elon University.

Erin Mercer of Bettendorf (52722) was initiated at Missouri State University.

Davenport, Iowa – Quad Cities River Bandits infielder Jonathan Arauz and pitcher Patrick Sandoval have been named the Midwest League Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for the week of April 30-May 6.

WHAT: Karmageddon, paintings and mixed media works by David Balluff & News Anchors with NABISCO, paintings by Greg Dickinson

WHERE: Quad City Arts Gallery, Rock Island

EXHIBITION DATES: May 11th through June 22nd, 2018

RECEPTION: Friday, May 11th, 7-9 pm


CMS approves 1115 waiver for 10 pilot projects, related innovations

CHICAGO (May 7, 2018) – Gov. Bruce Rauner today announced that Illinois has received federal approval to launch a sweeping $2 billion behavioral health initiative designed to deliver better outcomes for Medicaid beneficiaries suffering from mental health and substance abuse disorders.

SCOTT COUNTY, IA — Tell us how we are doing! The Waste Commission of Scott County and Personal Marketing Research will conduct a follow up survey on recycling in the coming weeks.  400 Residents of Scott County will be contacted by phone to participate in a brief recycling survey. This is a follow up to a recycling survey that was completed in May 2013.

Coal Valley, IL – May 7, 2018– Arrowhead Ranch is joining the Rise Up Garden project this summer. Please join us on Saturday May 12, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. as we get the first plants in the ground for the season at Arrowhead’s Coal Valley campus located at 12200 104th Street, Coal Valley, Illinois.

Public Works has posted the following flood update to the City website. 

Monday, May 7, 2018 - 10:30 AM

The current Mississippi River level is 16.26ft, and expected to crest at 17.8ft on Friday, May 11th.

(DES MOINES) – Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg, along with state and local law enforcement officials, unveiled one of the state’s newest tools for combatting drugs and addiction among Iowa youth Monday at Camp Dodge in Johnston.

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa today released the following statement regarding the Trump administration’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Iran nuclear deal.