Your Space: March 1, 2014


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Posted Online: Feb. 28, 2014, 11:06 am
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Ava Miller and Kendall Fulkerson celebrate no broken bones after sledding at Longview Park. The trip was part of a youth outing with Salem Lutheran Church, Moline.

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Lauren Brown, a member of Trinity Lutheran Church's LIFE high school youth group in Moline, makes her mark in the room. The group meets at the church every Wedesday night at 7 p.m.

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Wilson Middle School presented "Chasing Charming" on Feb. 21. The play had a cast of 35 seventh and eighth graders, and was fantastic! Pictured is Emme Schwabe, Anna Riggins, Madison Porter, Emma Williams and Kelsey Baker.

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Gia Eckhardt, 13, of Coal Valley, is excited to work on some geometry with her tutor!

























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Lauren ____ at Trinity Lutheran Church's LIFE high school youth group, in Moline, makes her mark in the room. The group meets at the church every Wedesday night at 7 p.m.



















 



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  Today is Thursday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2014. There are 90 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The ladies have adopted the fashion of wearing representations of insects in the flowers on their bonnets. Some look very natural.
1889 -- 125 years ago: T.F. Cary, former Rock Island alderman, has accepted a position as salesman for a Chicago wallpaper house and plans to move to that city.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Work on the new telephone building on 18th Street between 6th and 7th avenues is progressing rapidly.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater at 3rd Avenue and 19th Street will have a name significant of its location. The "Rocket" is scheduled to open Thanksgiving Day.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Two of Rock Island's newest water towers were vandalized last night, including the one at 38th Street and 31st Avenue, where police took five Moline boys into custody about 9 p.m..
1989 -- 25 years ago: Some of us who live in the Quad-Cities take the Mississippi River for granted, or at least we used to. But the river is not taken for granted by our visitors. And most Quad-Citians are realizing the importance of the river to this area as increased emphasis is placed on tourism.







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