Koresko-Fuhr Engagement

Posted Online: Feb. 27, 2014, 9:59 am
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Announcement is made of the engagement of Lindsay Koresko and Joshua Fuhr, both of Illinois City. She is the daughter of Joydene Koresko and the late Donald Koresko, Taylor Ridge. He is the son of Jeffrey and Kathleen Fuhr, Illinois City.
The couple will be married April 12, 2014, at Edgington Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Edgington. The reception will follow at Davenport RiverCenter.
Lindsay graduated from Aledo High School and Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. She is employed at Allsteel Inc., Muscatine, Iowa.
Joshua graduated from Rockridge High School. He is employed at John Deere Harvester Works, East Moline, and part-time for Drury Township.


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  Today is Friday, July 25, the 206th day of 2014. There are 159 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Walter Jones, of Co, F 23rd Ky, volunteers, lost a satchel on the Camden road, yesterday, containing his papers of discharge from the army.
1889 -- 125 years ago: E. W. Robinson purchased from Mrs. J.T. Miller the livery stable on the triangle south of Market square.
1914 -- 100 years ago: A municipal; bathing beach was advocated at the weekly meeting of the city commission by commissioner Rudgren, who suggested the foot of Seventh Street as an excellent location.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Floyd Shetter, Rock Island county superintendent schools, announced teachers hired for nearly all of the 95 rural and village grade schools in the county.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The mercury officially reached the season's previous high of 95 about noon today and continued upward toward an expected mark of 97.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Fort Armstrong hotel once the wining and dining chambers of Rock Island's elite is under repair. Progress is being made though at a seeming snail's pace to return the building to a semblance of its past glory for senior citizen's homes.

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