• News for Community

    Friday, April 29, 2016
    – Featuring thirty of Denver’s songs including “Rocky Mountain High,” “Sunshine on My Shoulders,” “Annie’s Song,” “Leaving on a Jet Plane,” “Calypso,” and more, the show celebrates the feeling of coming home against a backdrop of stunning visual images of America’s landscapes and people in the late ‘60s and ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    We are pleased to announce that FACE is accepting applications for 2016 Community Impact grants between now and May 23. This year FACE, a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, will be using the CFGRB’s online grants application system. This allows our applicants to complete, save, and submit their grant applications in one place and have ongoing access to ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 26, 2016
    CLINTON COUNTY, IA: CLINTON COUNTY JUSTICE COORDINATING COMMISSION (CCJCC), CLINTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE AND 911 EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS ANNOUNCE LAW CENTER OPEN HOUSE AND TOURS ON MAY 2, 2016. THE OPEN HOUSE AND TOURS WILL BE OFFERED FROM 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. LAW CENTER LOCATION IS 241 SEVENTH AVENUE NORTH IN CLINTON, IOWA. Citizens are invited to participate in the Law Center Open ...read more
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    Monday, April 25, 2016
    Citizens First Bank has partnered with Junior Achievement to help celebrate National Financial Literacy Month. Teaching children about financial literacy and savings education is great start to help children become aware of the impact financial awareness has on their lives. Volunteers from Citizens First Bank visiting area elementary classrooms are exploring families, selves, city planning, ...read more
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    Friday, April 22, 2016
    April showers bring May flowers and Gifts Galore has just the craft! What a great way to display some of those beautiful spring flowers with a one of a kind, hand etched glass vase! Join us Saturday, May 14 th and learn the art of chemical etching. The class includes: personal instruction, all material supplies, and fun for only a small fee of $15 per person. Choose from our 11am or 2pm classes. ...read more
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    Friday, April 22, 2016
    Timber Lake Playhouse, the professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, has announced casting for the opening production of its 55 th summer season. Television and New York theatre star, Saundra Santiago, will play legendary stage mother Mama Rose in Gypsy , which opens a season that also includes Having Our Say , Rock of Ages, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum , Titanic ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces MARK CHESNUTT to perform in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom on Saturday, July 23, 2016 . Performance time is scheduled for 8 p.m. Tickets start at $20. Premium & VIP Packages are available. Must be at least 21 years of age and have a Wild Rose Players Club Card to attend. Mark Chesnutt is one of Country’s true musical treasures. Chesnutt has 14 No. ...read more
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    Thursday, April 14, 2016
    During ICBA Community Banking Month, the Independent Community Bankers of America ® (ICBA) celebrates Citizens First Bank and the nation’s more than 6,000 community banks, which build stronger communities by helping local customers gain financial stability through quality products and services and access to financial literacy information and tools. “Community banks are locally ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 13, 2016
    An exhibit of brilliant Iowa skyscapes, beautiful, symbolic "portraits" of the elements Earth, Air, Water, and Fire, and floral paintings has opened at the River Arts Center, 229-5th Ave. So., in Clinton, Iowa. A professional painter, Lammert works in pastels, oil, and acrylic to create her "Treasures from the Heart." Her work will be on display until Sunday, May 22. Open ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 12, 2016
    The Clinton Convention and Visitors Bureau’s (CVB) Events Committee is thrilled to announce a new community project entitled the FAB project, which stands for Flowers and Beautification. This volunteer-led effort will consist of a friendly competition along the riverfront area to encourage stewardship of the flowerbeds along Clinton’s Riverview Drive this summer and fall. Companies, ...read more
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    Monday, April 11, 2016
    The Summer Enrichment Initiative (SEI) in Rock Island received a huge boost thanks to a generous $18,897.00 grant from the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation for Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) materials. LLI is the primary curriculum used by SEI but unavailable to staff and the children they serve at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center until now. The LLI system is a short-term ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 06, 2016
    An era of music will come to a close when Ashford University’s music groups present their final concerts in April and May. The Ashford University Choir will perform publicly for the last time on Friday, April 22 at 7 p.m. in room C3600 of St. Clare Hall. The concert will feature a collection of motets and anthems from several eras, arrangements of American folk songs and spirituals, and a ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 05, 2016
    Citizens First Bank employees recently presented a donation to representatives of the Gateway After Prom committee. Citizens First Bank donates to the Gateway After Prom event each time the Clinton High School River Kings make a first down during the regular football season. The program is under the direction of KROS Radio and is entitled “Citizens First First Down.” This year ...read more
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