New business profile: Frontline Chiropractic Clinic

Originally Posted Online: Feb. 26, 2014, 6:33 pm
Last Updated: Feb. 26, 2014, 7:57 pm
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NAME OF BUSINESS: Frontline Chiropractic Clinic

PROPRIETORS: Anthony and Heidi Moreno

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 723 15th Ave., East Moline




WHY DID YOU START THIS BUSINESS? To offer traditional chiropractic services, nutritional guidance and physio-therapies, such as the Active Release and Graston techniques to address soft tissue concerns.

WHAT WAS THE BIGGEST HURDLE YOU HAD TO OVERCOME? Anthony returned home from his second deployment in Afghanistan to a 3-year-old, a 1-year-old and six months left at Palmer College. That transition was the biggest challenge to date. Those vets need all our help and support.


TO WHOM DID YOU GO FOR ADVICE? Joel Youngs, of the Small Business Development Center at Blackhawk College; Drs. Richard Burns and Richard Fried; and parents.


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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.

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