• News for Community

    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Clinton County's replacement Jail/Sheriff's Offices/911 Communications Center/Emergency Management Agency and Emergency Operations Center project continues. Project progress continues. 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 south side lot, adjacent to the stadium, on Monday, ...read more
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    Monday, September 17, 2018
    Another summer has come and gone and with it the 63rd season of baseball for the Clinton LumberKings in the Midwest League. Looking back on the 2018 campaign, the LumberKings fit the trend throughout professional baseball of home runs and strikeouts, a combination that led to a near playoff berth in the first half of the season.The season got off to an ominous start with the LumberKings traveling ...read more
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    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces “TOMB” (The Old Man Band) will be coming to Clinton to perform in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Performance time is scheduled for 9 p.m. Tickets are $10, tax and convenience fees not included.    Come see a creepy, yet rockin’ good show at the 4th Annual Halloween Bash! Complete with old man masks, floppy hats, argyle, and ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    Clinton Community College is pleased to announce upcoming performances for the 2018-19 Visiting Artist season. This is the 45TH 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
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    Friday, September 07, 2018
    As the city of Clinton welcomes Chinese students to the community’s new Pangaea International Academy, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges and its Clinton Community College is working to provide classes for those who wish to learn more about the country of China. Delivered through the college’s Continuing Education Department, these classes are all just one or two days in length and free of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    Clinton Community College will host a Community Agency Fair on Wednesday, September 26.  Local agencies will be available to answer questions about services they provide.  The Community Agency Fair will be held in the CCC Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Blvd., from Noon to 1:30 p.m.  Plan to attend and connect with the agencies to learn about the opportunities available in the community.   Academic ...read more
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    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces Sawyer Brown will be ringing in Holidays with a Christmas concert in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom on December 1, 2018. Performance time is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tickets are $25. Tax and convenience fees not included.    Sawyer Brown is an American Country Music Band whose passion for playing live music has not slowed down since they first stepped on stage in ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces Sawyer Brown will be ringing in Holidays with a Christmas concert in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom on December 1, 2018. Performance time is scheduled for 8 p.m. Tickets are $20. Tax and convenience fees not included.    Sawyer Brown is an American Country Music Band whose passion for playing live music has not slowed down since they first stepped on stage in ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
      The Ascentra Credit Union Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2018 Leadership Grants.  This summer, the foundation awarded a total of $20,000 to 31 different organizations and charities throughout the region.     These efforts stem from the credit union’s People-Helping-People philosophy and encouragement of staff to volunteer and give back to the community.  In 2015, the ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Most of us know, it’s rare for a business to make it 10 years. So, when a business is in a community for 60 years that’s really something to celebrate. As sad as we are to see the end of an era, everyone at Eastman House Furniture is thrilled to be a part of so many homes and families for the past few generations. “When we bought our first house in 1980, we bought a dining room set, including a ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    September 2018 –Gilda’s Club continues to offer an ongoing monthly Cancer Support Group on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at Zion Lutheran Church.  To better accommodate the needs of the community, we have adjusted the meeting time to 6:30-8:00 pm starting on Sept. 11, 2018.    Additionally, Gilda’s Club Quad Cities would like to welcome our new group facilitator Lindsey Allbee-Reid, MSW.  ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Clinton Community College will welcome new staff and faculty to the employee roster this academic year.    Dr. Michelle Allmendinger is CCC’s new Dean of Student Development.  Dr. Allmendinger is a Moline native who is excited to be closer to home and to be returning to EICC.  Michelle spent the past four years at Michigan State University earning her PhD in Higher Education Administration.  ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, August 31, 2018
    Timber Lake Playhouse, the professional summer theatre of Northwest Illinois, will present Beehive: The 60”s Musical created by Larry Gallagher at the playhouse in Mount Carroll September 7 – 9 and 14 - 16.  Beehive is a wild toe-tapping, head shakin’ musical tribute to the rockin’ women who made the music of the ‘60s so special – everyone from Lesley Gore to Janis Joplin, from the Shirelles to ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    The Greater Quad Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce board of directors has promoted Zenaida Landeros as its Executive Director. Landeros is the first Latina to lead the Hispanic chamber, the only business advocacy organization in the Quad Cities dedicated specifically for the needs of the Hispanic business community.   Landeros has served several leadership roles for the Hispanic chamber ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Monday, August 27, 2018
    Stephen C. Clements was awarded a diploma on August 10, 2018, at commencement exercises during the 74th annual session of the prestigious Graduate School of Banking (GSB) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The School, sponsored by state bankers associations from across the central United States, as well as the University of Wisconsin-Madison, was established in 1945 to provide bankers with ...read more
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    Friday, August 24, 2018
    S.E. (Shannon) Foster a long time Clinton resident will be signing her beautifully crafted Christian coloring and reflection books at Deana’s Java Café, on Saturday September 1st beginning at 8:30am until 11:30am.   Shannon’s first book “A Stroke with God” was created to share both her love of Christian scriptures and her sense of peace she feels while expressing her emotions through ...read more
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