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    Tuesday, March 21, 2017
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!", has many activities going on this week including a special spring break science exploration on Thursday, and the 28th annual omelet breakfast fundraiser on Sunday. Every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 4 p.m. is WOW Wednesday, a collection of activities that are free with regular museum ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, March 21, 2017
    Have you ever thought, “I would love to learn more about the fire department”? The Citizens Fire Academy is a great place to start! It’s free to participate – just complete an application today, class size is limited. The Fire Department of the City of Clinton is making preparations to host its 4 th annual Citizens Fire Academy, to take place every Monday evening from 6 ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, March 21, 2017
    Clinton Community College and RSVP will partner to offer ENCORE * PRESENTS… a SENIOR SpringTuneUP on Thursday, April 13 from 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Clinton Community College Technology Center (former Graphic Arts Technology Center), 1951 Manufacturing Drive, Clinton. ENCORE = Enrichment Courses for Retirement. This is an opportunity for retirees to come ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, March 17, 2017
    The Volunteer Educators at the Windmill Cultural Center in Fulton, Illinois, invite the public to attend the final program of the season. The March 29, 2017, Wild Winter Wednesdays at the Windmill Cultural Center (WWW@WCC) will feature a Bake Off, Bake Sale, Silent Auction and Dutch Masters: The Age of Rembrandt video – ‘Art and Society in 16 th Century Netherlands’. The public ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Clinton Community College hosted the Induction Ceremony of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Fifty-two members were inducted into the Alpha Theta Beta Chapter at CCC. Students are invited to join Phi Theta Kappa if they have achieved a 3.5 grade point and earned 12 credit hours. CCC Phi Theta Kappa members Angela Ash and Jessica Fujiwara served as co-emcees for the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Clinton County's replacement Jail/Sheriff's Offices/911 Communications Center/Emergency Management Agency and Emergency Operations Center project continues. Ground work and preparations are underway. Off-site parking is available at the Clinton Municipal parking lot (map attached) near the LumberKings Stadium on 6th Avenue North. Parking will shift to the north side lot, across the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Clinton County's replacement Jail/Sheriff's Offices/911 Communications Center/Emergency Management Agency and Emergency Operations Center project continues. Ground work and preparations are underway. The general building bid package is available and bids are due by March 23, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. This package includes: Exterior Concrete, Asphalt, Masonry, Structural Steel, Carpentry, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces Hells/Bells will be preforming in Clinton in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom on Saturday, May 20, 2017 . Performance time is scheduled for 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. Must be at least 21 years of age and have a Wild Rose Players Club Card to attend. Membership is free. For 15 years and counting, Hells/Bells is America’s number 1 AC/DC Tribute Band. Hells/Bells ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017
    In its annual listing of Top 100 CPA firms, Accounting Today moved Honkamp Krueger & Co., P.C. (HK) up four spots to the 61 st largest CPA firm in the U.S. It also highlighted HK as the 14 th fastest-growing firm in the nation and the 3 rd fastest-growing in the Midwest region. Jon Thoms, partner-in-charge of Honkamp Krueger’s Clinton office, states, “The news of moving up four ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017
    The next Clinton Community College exhibits in the new Art Gallery located in the renovated Library will begin March 20 and run through April 28, 2017 , with the Opening Reception on Thursday, March 23 . The exhibit is titled “On the Other Side” and features personal works by area high school art instructors. The CCC Library is located at 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton, Iowa. “On ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, March 13, 2017
    David Gonzalez, a senior at Camanche High School, was recently honored as the 2017 recipient of the Iowa Bankers Association’s Student Athlete Achievement Scholarship Award during the Iowa High School State Basketball Championships March 10-11 in Des Moines. Gonzalez was selected for the award based on his scholastic standing, leadership skills, community involvement and athletic ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, March 13, 2017
    Explore the world of home brewing while learning the basics to produce quality beer. Clinton Community College will offer Basics of Home Brewed Beer where participants will learn what goes into making beer from a standard recipe kit, how to use the basic equipment, and how to bottle homemade beer for future enjoyment. You will have the opportunity to use basic beer making equipment, learn about ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Friday, March 10, 2017
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, Clinton, will hold it's annual omelet breakfast fundraiser Sunday, March 26, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held at the Children's Discovery Center, 332 Eighth Avenue South, in downtown Clinton. The meal ticket includes free admission to the Children's Discovery Center, and guests are invited to stay to tour and play in the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, March 09, 2017
    Did you know that 1 in every 5 children in our region are missing meals? In an effort to meet the basic needs every child must have in order to survive and help end hunger in our community, the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation recently committed a total of $50,000 to the River Bend Foodbank. With the $50,000 grant, the Foodbank is now able to add needed resources to further their outreach. The ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Monday, March 06, 2017
    Derek Hobbick of Metamora, Illinois has been named Student of the Month at Morrison Institute of Technology for making a positive impact on the college. A first-year student at Morrison Tech, Hobbick has been a Student Ambassador and is involved in the Student Government organization. He has also helped a group from the college unload a food truck at the Morrison Food Pantry. His nominator said, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, March 03, 2017
    Clinton Community College is pleased to announce upcoming performances for the 2016-17 Visiting Artist season. This is the 43 RD year that CCC has offered these performances for the community as part of the Quad Cities Arts, a program that strives to make the program accessible to people of all walks of life, including students, seniors, and working people. Performances will be held in both ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, February 21, 2017
    The Education Committee of Fulton’s De Immigrant Windmill Area will be hosting its fifth annual baking competition. The bake-off entries will be received on Tuesday, March 28th between 10:00 am and noon. Each entry will include 2 like items for submission. One entry will be sold at a bake sale held during the final Wild Winter Wednesday at the Windmill Cultural Center this season. The ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, January 03, 2017
    The Sawmill Museum will be hosting a winter speaker series titled “How Clinton Has Built and Fed the World.” The series will take place at the museum, located at 2231 Grant Street in Clinton, Iowa. The series is on Thursdays from 5:30pm to 6:30pm and runs from January 12 to March 16. The series is free to the public due to a grant from Silos and Smokestacks. Free admission begins at ...read more
    Categories: Community