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Thursday, January 17, 2019
Creation of New Organization Will Broaden Health and Wellness Reach The boards of directors of WesleyLife of Johnston, Iowa, and Genesis Health System of Davenport, Iowa, today announced they are collaborating to create a new entity that will serve older adults in the Quad Cities of eastern Iowa and western Illinois. The partnership will strengthen a common mission to pave the way for older more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, January 07, 2019
Once again, the Quad Cities Region has an opportunity to recognize its exceptional scientists, engineers, mathematicians, technologists and educators.  The Quad City Engineering & Science Council (QCESC) is soliciting nominations for its STEM Professionals Awards. Recipients of these awards will be announced at our 57th Annual Banquet, to be held on 21 February 2019 at the Deere & Company World more
Categories: Community, Education
Monday, December 24, 2018
An Ohnward Bancshares team member recently obtained a new certification.  Nick Clasen, of the Ohnward Cash Management Solutions team, recently passed the Certified Treasury Professional certification exam to obtain his CTP Certification.  The Certified Treasury Professional designation serves as a benchmark of competency in banking and the financial services industry. It is recognized as the more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Sofia Flynn 1st Grader at Ekstrand Elementary School Age: 6 Parent/Guardian: Anne Flynn Sofia was nominated as Student of the Month by Abby Messerich, 1st Grade Teacher at Ekstrand Elementary School. Ms. Messerich says Sofia demonstrates what it means to be a great SABER and always sets a good example for other students! She practices great listening skills and patience, and she's always very more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Lane Walker10th Grader at Central DeWitt High SchoolAge: 15Guardian: Grandmother, MaryAnn Cowan  Lane Walker was nominated for the Student of the Month award by Mrs. Jackson, Special Education Teacher at Central DeWitt Intermediate School.  According to Mrs. Jackson, Lane has been a Unified Sports Team Member and “Best Buddy” for over 2 years with our Special Olympics team.  He has volunteered to more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, DCDC, Fun Facts

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