Stars and Stripes coffee July 17


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Posted Online: July 05, 2013, 2:04 pm
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Press release submitted by Stonecroft Morning Connection


YOU AND YOUR FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO A "STARS AND STRIPES" Coffee at Short Hills Country Club, 2500 10th St., East Moline on Wednesday, July 17, 8:45 - 10:30 a.m., $7.00 Inclusive Feature: Presentation of the American Flag, Knights of Columbus Flag Team

Music: Theresa Crystal
Speaker: Theresa Crystal
From Rochelle, IL
"To the Army and Beyond"
A soldier's fight for true freedom

Sponsored by Stonecroft Morning Connection

Free Nursery available offsite
Please Call by July 13, 2013

TJ 309-236-0701
Claudia 309-269-4526

Reservations Essential
Cancellations Necessary

















 



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  Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








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