Join us for an hour of free-building with Legos at the Davenport Public Library! Construction begins at 5:30pm on Monday, July 17 at Eastern (6000 Eastern Avenue). We’ll provide the bricks, you supply the imagination!

This event is FREE and open to the public. For more information, visit or call the library at (563) 326-7832.

Blackhawk Chapter ABATE of IL presents the annual Blackhawk River Rally to be held on Saturday July 15th, 2017 at Len Brown’s Northshore Inn at 700 Northshore Drive Moline, IL. (On the beautiful Rock River) Gates open at 10:30 am and admission at the gate is $10.00 each.

(BETTENDORF) – Gov. Kim Reynolds and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner broke ground Monday afternoon launching a three-and-a-half year construction project to build a new Interstate 74 Mississippi River Bridge. The project will improve safety and travel through the I-74 corridor.

SPRINGFIELD – Governor Bruce Rauner today announced he has appointed Beverly (BJ) Walker as the Director of the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) effective June 26, 2017.  Walker has extensive experience in children’s services, human services, state and local government and education. Her leadership and management experience from more than 30 years in human services and education will be an asset to her role at the Department of Children and Family Services.

Fun for Teens Follows Later that Same Day

Rock Island, IL: Kids and families can get a charge out of science with the free Absolute Science program at the Rock Island Public Library on Thursday, June 29. The all-ages learning event from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the Downtown Library, 401 19th Street, mixes an interactive live program with an array of Creation Stations that let kids make and take awesome experiments.

FORT MCCOY, WISCONSIN (06/23/2017) (readMedia)-- U.S. Army snipers in the National Guard are highly trained assets that are often overlooked during large scale training events such as the National Guard's eXportable Combat Training Capability.

Staff Sgt. Joe Bastian, a sniper observer/controller/trainer with First Army's 1st Battalion, 335th Infantry Regiment and former active-duty sniper wants to help change that.



This section of the site contains orders of statewide interest recently issued by the Iowa Supreme Court.  Orders will be posted in this section for one year from the date they are first posted. 


Build a Hobbit home at the Davenport Library! Using clay and natural materials such as sticks and leaves, children can make their own miniature house that would be the pride of Hobbiton. Join us at 2:00pm on Thursday July 13 at Eastern (6000 Eastern Avenue)

The Scott County Conservation Board and Glynns Creek Golf Course will be conducting a brief ceremony to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the opening of Glynns Creek, which occurred on July 1,  1992. The ceremony will take place on Friday, June 30th at 10:30 am followed by an invitation only luncheon at 11:00 am.

Registered dietitians leading 10-week sessions in all 244 stores

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (June 23, 2017) — Hy-Vee, Inc. has announced it now offers a Begin® for Diabetes lifestyle management program, in addition to its existing Begin® and Begin® 4 Kids programs. All three options are led by registered dietitians in Hy-Vee’s 244 stores across its eight-state region.