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    Friday, October 19, 2018
    Clinton Community College is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of Iowa’s Top Workplaces.  This is the seventh consecutive year the college has been recognized for the honor.  The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement.  ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum," is having a spooky great time this October. On WOW Wednesday, try your hand at a skeleton zip-line challenge. Then, get lost in a fun harvest maze at Funtime Friday. Each of these programs is FREE with your museum admission or membership. The LuLaRoe Fundraiser is starting this Tuesday. Save the date for the annual ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!", is pleased to announce it is the recipient of a U.S. Bank Foundation "Work, Home and Play" grant. Qualifying in the area of "play," the Discovery Center was awarded $2,000 to support its Wednesday afternoon enrichment program for children and families called WOW Wednesdays.   The program which is offered every ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    On Monday, November 5, at the Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center Bettendorf, the Iowa Restaurant Association Education Foundation will hold a benefit luncheon from noon-1 p.m.Students from 6 Eastern Iowa high school culinary programs (including Clinton High School) will work with top area chefs to prepare a buffet style luncheon. Community leaders, restaurateurs, education professionals and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    Leading polyolefin shrink film manufacturer Clysar, LLC, announced the promotion of Vicki Larson to the role of President of the Company, effective immediately. She was also appointed a member of the Board of Directors.  Larson, a respected shrink packaging industry executive and a 30-year veteran of the Clysar business, was elected to these roles by the Company’s Board of Directors during a ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    Clysar, LLC, makers of high-performance polyolefin shrink films, is introducing the first-ever shrink film to satisfy the packaging market’s increased need for one “go to” shrink film that delivers optimized performance over a wide range of products in various packaging conditions.  Debuting at Pack Expo 2018, PHOENIX™ premium performance shrink film from Clysar is a new groundbreaking shrink ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 15, 2018
     Five former LumberKings to play in MLB's Final FOur    And then there were four. Following the end of the latest Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees chapter, the four teams for the upcoming League Championship Series have been set. In a return to the American League Championship Series the Houston Astros will meet the 2018 juggernaut that was the Boston Red Sox. Over in the National ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    – The Clinton Community College Bickelhaupt Arboretum will be hosting a workshop you won’t want to miss!  The Fresh Conifer Wreath Workshop will be held on Saturday, December 1, at 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.  Participants will make and take their own fresh holiday wreath with them that day.  Family-friendly supplies are included in the $25 donation to the Bickelhaupt Arboretum.   The Bickelhaupt ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, October 05, 2018
    INTRODUCTION TO HONEY BEES AND BEEKEEPINGSunday, October 21 1:30 PM  The Andresen Nature Center will be hosting an in-depth, fact filled, and fascinating discussion on honey bees and beekeeping in mid-October. Led by Mike Kramer, one of our local beekeepers and the consultant for the Nature Center’s observation beehive, the event will be of interest to the curious, the ponderers, to those ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, October 05, 2018
    A good postseason to you all from the LumberBlog! While there is Major League Baseball on, and postseason runs in full swing, we long suffering Minor League Baseball fans have been without our baseball for going on five weeks! Although the offseason conjures up pictures of relaxation, sleeping in, and tropical vacations the only thing tropical about the LumberKings offseason this time around has ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    Gilda’s Club will host a free workshop for people affected by cancer entitled: Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Metastatic Breast Cancer.  The program will explore metastatic breast cancer treatment, side-effect management and psychosocial aspects of the illness.  This free workshop will take place on October 26, from Noon to 1:00 p.m. at Clinton Community College, Room 139, 1000 Lincoln ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    Ascentra Credit Union has been recognized by The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines (FHLB Des Moines) with a $15,000 award for the Newcomers Initiative, an asset building initiative to help immigrants and refugees with the growing cost of residency, naturalization, and other immigrant-related fees. With the help of a public vote, Ascentra, a supporter of the Newcomers Initiative, was announced ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, September 24, 2018
    The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) celebrated three Hispanic chambers from across the nation for their accomplishments, contributions and commitment to raising the profile of Hispanic-owned business and helping them compete through resources, education and awareness.  This year the outstanding chambers were The Greater Quad Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, La Villita ...read more
    Categories: Community