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    Monday, October 16, 2017
    Clinton Community College is pleased to announce upcoming performances for the 2017-18 Visiting Artist season. This is the 44TH 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 Clinton ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, October 13, 2017
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!", has many activities going on this week. WOW Wednesday brings dancing worms science. On Funtime Friday, join in to celebrate National Pepperoni Pizza Day. These programs are free with regular museum admission. Monday is Wendy’s Restaurant Night Fundraiser, stop in or drive through from 5 to 7 p.m. Stop by the Gift ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, October 13, 2017
    Candlelight Give Back Fundraising Opportunities are when the Candlelight Inn partners with local community groups or organizations from Sterling, Rock Falls, Clinton, or surrounding areas, which we give back 10% of the sales during a certain time frame on a designated night. The organization which benefits from this event is primarily in charge of promoting the event, with the assistance of the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    Sterling Federal Bank, a local Sterling icon, was just named among the top 1-percent most extraordinary banks in the United States by The Institute for Extraordinary Banking™. Sterling Federal Bank was recognized with the Institute’s Banky™ Award for their com-mitment to excellence in banking and to their community. This recognition is given exclusively to the top 1-percent of community ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    A loud roar of excitement filled the River Center in Davenport as roughly 900 students from grades 3 to 6 cheered in preparation for a day of engaging conversations with authors at the 2017 David R. Collins Children’s Literature Festival on Tuesday, Oct. 3.  Students were treated to presentations from best-selling author Bruce Coville and internationally acclaimed author of children’s nonfiction, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    The Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding Candidate Forums in Camanche and Clinton prior to the November 7th city elections. Voters in Camanche will have the opportunity to hear candidates’ positions on current issues at the Middle School gym, Wednesday, October 18th at 7:00 pm.  The Clinton forum will be held Thursday, October 19th at 7:00 in City Council chambers.  All voters are ...read more
    Categories: Political, Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    The L’Arche Clinton Trivia Committee is busy preparing for another night of questions and answers, to test your knowledge on a variety of topics. L’Arche Halloween Trivia Night will be held Saturday, Oct. 28 at the Moose Lodge, 1616 LincolnWay, Clinton. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. with Trivia starting at 6 p.m. Teams will consist of 6-8 people, and the entry fee is $10 per person. Cash prizes ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    What is the Buzz?Our lives – and the world as a whole – would be a much different place if bees didn’t exist. Bees are responsible for pollinating about one-sixth of the flowering plant species worldwide and approximately 400 different agricultural types of plant.  Find out at the Pollinator Please program on Monday October 23, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. 2017 Iowa Honey Queen Carly Raye will present a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    October is here and it is time for a Fall Tune-up! The annual ENCORE – ENrichment COurses for REtirees will be held at the Clinton Community College Maquoketa Center on Friday, October 20, 2017.  This annual event is an opportunity to enjoy entertaining and informative speakers on a variety of topics.   The 2017 ENCORE sessions include:          Dean Engel, Trust Officer of Maquoketa State Bank, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    Wander, if you dare, through the haunted Timber Lake.  Timber Lake Playhouse will offer A Haunted Experience for three Saturday nights in October.  The Experience will include a Haunted House, and Escape Room and a Screening of the cult classic movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show.The Haunted House runs Saturdays in October from 6:30 – 10:00.  There are two buildings of haunted rooms and haunted ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    Leading polyolefin shrink film manufacturer Clysar, LLC, announced that Viking Plastic Packaging, Inc., headquartered in Mendota Heights, MN, has been named its 2017 Distributor of the Year. The award recognizes excellence in service to customers, exemplary application of Clysar®film technologies and the sustained business impact of shrink packaging solutions.  A Clysar distributor since 1967, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    Citizens First Bank (CFB) is happy to announce the promotion of Stephen Clements to Senior Vice President – Senior Loan Officer effective October 1, 2017.  Steve joined Citizens First Bank in 2011 and was promoted to Vice President of Commercial Lending in early 2016. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration as well as his Master’s in Business Administration, both from the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    A local author, historian, and founder of Haunted Rockford Paranormal Events, Kathi Kresol, will share her favorite stories of lost loves, spine tingling encounters with ghostly apparitions and unexplained bumps in the night.  Kresol has spent countless hours researching and tracking down the legends and ghost stories of Illinois.  She weaves historical research with actual personal accounts of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    The Paul B. Sharar Foundation for Clinton Community College has announced the recipients of scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year. Scholarship funding totals $174,800 to CCC students this year.  Since 1984, nearly $3,2 million in scholarships have been awarded to 3,481 CCC students.  The first dean of the college, Paul B. Sharar, had “a vision of education as the way people learn to live ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    The United Way of Clinton County, Iowa has kicked off the fall 2017 campaign! Our goal is to raise $650,000 for the partner agencies in our county to aid in the fight for the education, health/wellness, and financial stability of every person in Clinton County. We fight for every resident to have a job that supports a family throughout a lifetime. Over one- third of our community is living in ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, September 29, 2017
    PATRON "COMFORT" UPGRADES AT TIMBER LAKE PLAYHOUSE   PARKING LOT TRANSPORTATIONDuring the second week of Carousel, TLP tested out a "Limo" Golf Cart to see if our Patrons would appreciate transportation from the parking lots to the theatre.  Since there is no additional space to add parking closer to the theatre or additional handicapped parking, this seemed to be a possible alternative.  On the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, September 29, 2017
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort announces Funky Munky Wrestling will be coming to Clinton on Saturday, November 11, 2017. Performance time is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door, and $15 for first and second row. Tax and convenience fees not included.    Get Funky like a Munky and come see the funkiest wrestling around. Funky Munky Wrestling brings you Northwest ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 28, 2017
    CLINTON COUNTY JUSTICE COORDINATING COMMISSION (CCJCC) ANNOUNCES "STEPPING UP" PLANNING GROUP MEETINGS. THE MAIN GOAL OF "STEPPING UP" IS TO REDUCE THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WITH MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES AND MENTAL ILLNESSES IN COUNTY JAILS.  "STEPPING UP" IS A NACo INITIATIVE AND CLINTON COUNTY HAS SIGNED A STEPPING UP RESOLUTION.  Citizens and community partners are invited to participate in the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 28, 2017
    Honkamp Krueger & Co., P.C. (HK) will be hosting two complimentary events for businesses in November including a business transition webinar and a manufacturing CFO forum.  The business transition webinar titled “Selling Your Business: Transaction or Transformation,” will be hosted by HK’s partner and business transition strategies leader, Martha Sullivan CPA, CVA/ABV, CM&AA, CEPA, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, September 22, 2017
    Join us at Peaceful River Creations on October 21st at either 11am or 1pm for inspiration and education as we unravel the mysteries of card reading using Oracle Cards called Angel cards. Oracle cards are an ancient and time-honored way to connect with Heaven and angels. This class will cover how to choose the best cards for yourself and how to use the cards for daily guidance.   The class is only ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, September 22, 2017
    Clinton Community College will host a Community Agency Fair on Wednesday, October 25.  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.   The CCC Board & Game Club will be providing food for purchase.   Plan to attend and connect with the agencies to learn ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    The Alverno Health Care Facility has earned a 2017 Gold – Excellence in Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) for superior performance in the long term and post-acute care profession. The award is the final of three distinct levels possible through the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program, which recognizes organizations ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    The River Arts Center of Clinton, Iowa, is pleased to exhibit the watercolors of Janice Bell of Iowa City,  a member of the Iowa Watercolor Society.  The exhibit is open now through November 12 with a reception for the artist from 1:30-4PM on Sunday, October 8.  Located at 229-5th Ave. So.in downtown Clinton, the art center is open Wednesdays through Sundays from 1-4 PM. All exhibits are free and ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    The River Arts Center will host the following art classes and workshops this fall.  You may sign up at the art center, 229-5th Ave. So. in downtown Clinton, or call 563-243-3300.   Saturday, October 14, 1-4PM.  Paint party with Laura Readdy of Fulton, IL. Enjoy painting a fall floral arrangement with Laura.  All ability levels are welcome and supplies are furnished.  $35.00.   Saturday, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    With a three-game sweep of the Fort Wayne TinCaps by the Quad Cities River Bandits on Saturday night the sun set on another season in the Midwest League.  Unable to defend their Western Division title, the LumberKings season had come to an end two weeks earlier after posting a 64-73 record.  The 2017 season in Clinton may best be remembered as the Year of the Manager. Three managers, Pat Shine, ...read more
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