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  1. Royal Neighbors of America Awards Angie DeWilfond $500 to Help the Fight Against Ovarian CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Royal Neighbors of America, one of the nation's largest women-led life insurers, awarded Angie DeWilfond, Rock Island, a check for $500 to help bring awareness of the fight against ovarian cancer. The funds are from Royal Neighbors' Nation of NeighborsSM empowerment program.

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  2. Royal Neighbors of America Awards Janet Franco $500 to Bring...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... and through the Royal Neighbors Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Royal Neighbors is headquartered in Rock Island, IL, with a branch office in Mesa, AZ. For more information, visit www.royalneighbors.org or call (800) 627-4762. Cutlines: Janet ...

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  3. Royal Neighbors of America Awards Suzanne Becker $500 to Help Feed Chippewa Valley's ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... and through the Royal Neighbors Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Royal Neighbors is headquartered in Rock Island, IL, with a branch office in Mesa, AZ. For more information, visit www.royalneighbors.org or call (800) 627-4762 . Cutlines: ...

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  4. Royal Neighbors of America Awards Rita Allman $500 to Help the Fight Against Breast CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... and through the Royal Neighbors Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Royal Neighbors is headquartered in Rock Island, IL, with a branch office in Mesa, AZ. For more information, visit www.royalneighbors.org or call . Cutlines: Rita Allman, ...

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  5. VanDerGinst Holiday BashRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLLR-FM Davenport

    The VanDerGinst Holiday Bash has become a great holiday tradition and is one of the area's favorite events. Please join us for our Seventh Annual gala, held for the third year in a row at The Stern Center in Rock Island, IL.

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  6. White Privilege Professor Brings His 9 & 11 Year-Old Kids to Die-In for #MikeBrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Gateway Pundit

    On Thursday students and liberal professors at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois held a "die-in" to protest the deaths of robber Mike Brown and Eric Garner. Professor Paul Croll took part in the protest.

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  7. Christmas Eve ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WDLM-AM East Moline

    Edgewood Baptist Church is offering two services on Christmas Eve at 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. Complete with meaningful music and a relevant message, both services also have childcare. Edgewood is located at 2704 38th Street in Rock Island.

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  8. Swedish-language newspapers archived onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Star Tribune

    ... the Minnesota Historical Society and the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center at Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill., is leading an effort to digitize some of the more than 600 Swedish-language newspapers that were published in the United ...

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  9. Report: Obamacare Shutting Down Free Health ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | News Max

    ... two years have cited Obamacare as their reason for shutting their doors. Both The Good Samaritan Free Clinic in Rock Island, Illinois, and te Ninth Street Ministries Free Medical Clinic in Polk County, Arkansas, shut their doors this year saying ...

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  10. Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Licensed Clinical Social Workers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Herald

    Licensed Clinical Social Workers The Robert Young Center for Community Mental Health, a subsidiary of UnityPoint Health -Trinity, is a leader in integrated behavioral and primary/specialty care, and we are currently searching for Licensed Clinical Social Workers to join our team in Rock Island, IL! Care teams include primary care physicians and other medical specialists; your role as a behavioral health specialist will focus on assessment, brief solution-focused therapy, and consultation. Requirements include either LCSW, LISW, or LCPC license, and previous experience in an integrated care environment is strongly preferred.

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  11. Saturday, December 20th, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | WOC-AM Davenport

    The VanDerGinst Holiday Bash has become a great holiday tradition and is one of the area's favorite events. Please join us for our Seventh Annual gala, held for the third year in a row at The Stern Center in Rock Island, IL.

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  12. Beyond NYC and D.C., police brutality protesters descend on cities nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Mashable

    ... shoot. #Chicago #BlackLivesMatter pic.twitter.com/M7VYANdBH0 People also flocked to smaller cities, such as Rock Island, Illinois. The Centennial Bridge, which connects the city with Davenport, Iowa over the Mississippi River, has become a hub for ...

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  13. Shirley M. Eleopulos, ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Republic

    Funeral services for Shirley M. Eleopulos, 87, of Columbus, IN, formerly of East Moline, IL, will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, Rock Island, IL. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Moline, IL.

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  14. Historic Rock Island church up for auctionRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Rock Island Argus reports the auction for the former Memorial Christian Church will begin at 1:30 p.m. on the church's grounds. Interested bidders must have a $10,000 down payment ready on auction day and be able to pay the balance by Jan. 16. The 24,000-square-foot church was built in the 1890s and includes classrooms, a reception hall and office space.

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  15. Fort furniture shop builds on owner's can-do-it-yourself attitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Los Angeles Times

    ... when she, her siblings and cousins used to take over the basement or attic of their grandparents' house in Rock Island, Ill. "We would run up and down stairs, foraging for stuff so we can build our own environment." The name is also a handy acronym ...

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  16. R.I. Dist. Gallery Hop a " Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The District, MidCoast Fine Arts, The ARTery & Quad City Arts present Gallery Hop! on Friday, December 12, 2014 from 6 to 9 p.m. Gallery Hop! is a fun, festive and free open house unique to downtown Rock Island. More than 60 artists will be showcased in over 25 locations throughout downtown Rock Island during the event.

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  17. What's Happenin': Thursday, December 11, through Wednesday, January 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | River Cities' Reader

    ... Sean Moeller and Rozz-Tox proprietor Benjamin Fawks recently initiated an indie-artist concert series at the Rock Island venue called "Mr. Daytrotter Presents Moeller Mondays," and the series' guest on December 15 is Evan Thomas Weiss' one-man ...

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  18. a O Come All Ye Faithful ...aRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Bureau County Republican

    ... music for Augustana College Campus Ministries and instructor of organ for the Augustana Department of Music in Rock Island. He holds a master's degree in music from the Eastman School of Music. Peterson has served as director of music in various ...

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  19. Pamela J. Manley, Brodhead, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... 8, 1952, the daughter of Kenneth and Carol (Ostrander) Carter. She married Michael Manley on April 14, 1970, in Rock Island, IL. Pam was a homemaker, enjoying quilting, knitting, gardening and being outdoors. She especially loved cats. Pam is ...

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  20. "Changing The Face" Of Public Housing In Rock IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... involved in their deaths. Around fifty people staged die-ins outside of the Davenport Police Station and the Rock Island County Courthouse, along with a march across the Centennial Bridge.On Monday, dozens of people gathered at a forum to discuss ...

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