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Davenport's Eastern Avenue library celebrates birthday

Davenport’s newest library has come a long way in its first five years, so kids and parents alike checked out a “birthday” celebration Saturday.

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.
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Woman-Powered Farm by Audrey Levatino

31 Aug 2015

Much of the impetus to move back to the land, raise our own food, and connect with our agricultural past is being driven by women. They raise sheep for wool, harvest honey from their beehives, grow food for their families and sell their goods at farmers’ markets. What does a woman who wants to work […]

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The 2015 Hugo Awards

28 Aug 2015

Earlier this week, the Hugo Awards for Science Fiction and Fantasy were announced. This year’s Hugo Ballot, and the year leading up to the event, were rife with controversy, leading some SF and Fantasy readers and prominent authors to declare the 2015 Hugo Awards invalid. First, some background. The Hugo Awards are organized by the World […]

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