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Newest Davenport library director promoted from within

If being director of the Davenport Public Library requires endurance, then Amy Groskopf definitely is the woman for the job. In addition to having ma…

Downtown Davenport library reopens after remodeling

The Davenport Public Library’s downtown branch reopened Friday after about a two-week hiatus for the installation of new carpeting in the building.

Creative Arts students from the Q-C explore 'Our World'

The Integrated Arts classes at the Creative Arts Academy of the Quad-Cities all have different interpretations of the theme "Our World." The 18 studen…
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion & The Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming

03 Jul 2015

This book, The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion & the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming, satisfied my younger self’s curiosity about what happened to Anastasia after the movie ended. I wore out my VHS copy of Anastasia, the movie put out by Twentieth Century Fox, and even convinced my parents to buy me the giant movie poster […]

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A Fine Fourth of July Celebration: 1890

02 Jul 2015

As our thoughts turn to Fourth of July we are sharing an advertisement for a celebration that provided entertainment for the whole family. Taken from the July 2, 1890 Davenport Daily Times included in the day were a Reunion of Old Soldiers, … Continue reading →

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