Open House Scheduled for Thursday, June 29th at 3 p.m.

Davenport, IA— A ribbon cutting ceremony and open house have been scheduled at the new Vera French Pine Meadows location, 4656 W. Kimberly Rd. in Davenport, for Thursday, June 29th from 3-6 p.m. Press is invited to attend.

DUBUQUE, Iowa (June 21, 2017) - The University of Dubuque celebrated the accomplishments of its undergraduate, graduate, and seminary students at its 165th Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 13.

Prepared Statement by Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee

Hearing on “The MS-13 Problem: Investigating Gang Membership, its Nexus to Illegal Immigration, and Federal Efforts to End the Threat”

June 21, 2017


The city of Davenport will observe Independence Day as a holiday on Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
City of Davenport offices & the Public Works Center will be closed.
Police Department front desk and records office will be closed.
Parks and Recreation administrative offices and River’s Edge facility will be closed.
Adler Theatre box office will be closed.
Library Main, Fairmount and Eastern branches will be closed.

DeKALB, Ill. (June 21, 2017) - Northern Illinois University announces its spring 2017 Dean's List students. To earn this distinction, students must meet a minimum semester grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology or a minimum of 3.75 on a 4.0 scale in the colleges of Business, Education, Health and Human Sciences, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Visual and Performing Arts.

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is calling on Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to examine legislative proposals and collaborate with other government agencies to increase consumer access to affordable prescription medications.

LINCOLN, NE (06/20/2017)-- More than 4,400 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have been named to the Deans' List for the spring semester of the 2016-17 academic year.

The following students earned designation on the Dean's List:

Rock Island: Joseph Philibert, senior, College of Engineering, chemical engineering.

Bettendorf: Abigail Kurth, junior, Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, music.

June 21st, 2017 in Quad Cities, IA - On Wed. July 19th the locally owned Olive Tree Cafés will donate a percentage of proceeds from meals to the 46th Annual Quad Cities CROP Hunger Walk.

Everyone is invited to dine at either the Bettendorf or Davenport Olive Tree restaurants from 4:00pm- 8:00pm. 2513 53rd Ave in Bettendorf or 1416 W Locust in Davenport.

Good evening,

Thank you for joining us here in the historic Old State Capitol in Springfield.

It was here in Representative Hall that Abraham Lincoln delivered a speech that would change the course of history, where he proclaimed: “a House divided against itself cannot stand.”

Our history reminds us of our state’s great capacity for change – and for our limitless potential when those elected by the people put the people’s interests ahead of all else.

The Amana Arts Guild Gallery in High Amana will display an exhibit of recent works by local area artists from July 6 through September 4. The Greater Amana Area Art Show includes all media from folk arts to fine art.  An open house is planned for Thursday July 6, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.