Meetings list for Monday, April 8, 2013


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Posted Online: April 07, 2013, 4:13 pm
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Alexis Village Board, 7 p.m. at the community center, corner of West Palmer Avenue and South Alexander Street.
Colona City Council, 6:30 p.m. at city hall, 100 E. 9th Ave.
Galva School Board, 7:30 p.m. in the high school library, 1020 N. Center Ave.
Hampton School Board, 6:30 p.m. at district offices, 206 5th St.
Keithsburg City Council, 7 p.m. at city hall, 302 S. 14th St.
Kewanee City Council, 7 p.m. at city hall, 401 E. 3rd St.
Lyndon Village Board, 6 p.m. at village hall, 605 W. Commercial St.
Moline School Board, 6 p.m. at Allendale, 1619 11th Ave.
Port Byron Village Board, 6 p.m. at village hall, 120 S. Main St.
Reynolds Village Board, 7 p.m. at the village hall, North Williams Street.
Rockridge School Board, 7:30 p.m. at 14110 134th Ave. W, Taylor Ridge.
Rock Island City Council, study session at 5 p.m., council meeting at 6:45 p.m. at city hall, 1528 3rd Ave.
Sherrard Village Board, 7 p.m. at village hall, 517 3rd St.
United Township High School School Board, 6 p.m. in the administrative center, 1275 Avenue of the Cities, East Moline.
Woodhull Village Board, 7:30 p.m. at village hall, 254 N. Division St.

















 




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  Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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