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Wednesday, July 01 2015
Trivia FUN Night as a “FUN”draiser for Downtown Fulton THURSDAY, JULY 23 rd at 7:00pm Robert Fulton Community Center 912 4 th St. in Fulton, IL Join in on some great fun for a good cause! The Fulton Forward team is sponsoring Trivia Night as a fundraiser for beautifying downtown with new street pole banners and hanging flower plants. Each banner costs $94.00 so you can also join ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01 2015
The 4 th Annual Clinton Go Red For Women® Luncheon presented locally by Mercy Medical Center, MAC 94.7FM and KROS 1249AM, aims to teach women that heart disease and stroke are their greatest health threat while empowering them to take charge of their own heart health. Each year, one in three women die of heart disease and stroke. Sadly, most women don’t notice the symptoms of heart ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30 2015
Clinton Area Residents Invited to Join in Celebration WHAT: The Rotary Club of Clinton will celebrate 100 years of service above self by serving the public a free picnic dinner open house at Eagle Point Park Lodge on July 1 st . WHO: The Rotary Club of Clinton WHERE: Eagle Point Park Lodge Eagle Point Park, Clinton, Iowa WHEN: July 1, 2015 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. (Small ribbon cutting ceremony at ...read more
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Monday, June 29 2015
The timeless Broadway musical Peter Pan flies on to the stage at Timber Lake Playhouse for the first time ever this week. Opening Thursday, July 2 nd and running through Sunday, July 12 th , the musical stars Rosie Upton as Peter, Cody Jolly as Captain Hook, and it is directed by Zachary L. Gray. Peter Pan is the musical version of the beloved J. M. Barrie play about the boy who wouldn’t ...read more
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Monday, June 29 2015
The Volunteer Millers at De Immigrant windmill in Fulton, Illinois, will host their next public program on Tuesday, July 7, at 6:00 PM. "Folk Music and Folk Musicians of Central Illinois" will be performed at the Windmill Cultural Center at 111 – 10 th Avenue in downtown Fulton, across from the city’s authentic Dutch windmill. This program is partially supported by a grant ...read more
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Monday, June 29 2015
Stephen Clements, Loan Officer, of Citizens First Bank, Clinton successfully completed the 2015 Iowa School of Banking held June 7-12, 2015 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Ankeny. The one-week, two-year school, offered by the Iowa Bankers Association, provides a challenging, educational experience in addition to peer networking. The challenging, interactive curriculum addresses the functions of ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24 2015
The National Weather Service is forecasting severe weather and heavy rainfall across much of Iowa today and tonight. The American Red Cross serving Greater Iowa urges residents to take steps now to stay safer when severe weather threatens. According to the National Weather Service the greatest threat for severe weather will be between 4 pm and midnight, including a risk for tornadoes, high wind, ...read more
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Monday, June 15 2015
Exile and Terri Clark scheduled to perform at Rosefest 2015 at Wild Rose Casino and Resort in Clinton, Iowa on Friday, July 10, 2015. Gates open at 7:00 p.m. with Exile performing at 8:00 p.m. and Terri Clark to follow. This is an outdoor concert. Tickets are only $30 ($35 day of show) or $55 for a two-day Rosefest Pass. This event is open to all ages. Exile Exile formed in 1963 as The Exiles, ...read more
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Monday, June 15 2015
Starship and Sawyer Brown scheduled to perform at Rosefest 2015 at Wild Rose Casino and Resort in Clinton, Iowa on Saturday, July 11, 2015. Gates open at 7:00 p.m. with Starship starring Mickey Thomas performing at 8:00 p.m. and Sawyer Brown to follow. This is an outdoor concert. Tickets are only $30 ($35 day of show) or $55 for a two-day Rosefest Pass. This event is open to all ages. Starship ...read more
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Friday, June 12 2015
The Rotary Club of Clinton’s “Celebrate our Heritage, Invest in our Future” campaign to raise $1 Million to renovate the Eagle Point Park Lodge is over half-way to its goal thanks to great endorsements and community support.. The Rotary Club of Clinton led project to renovate the 1930’s built Eagle Point Park Lodge announced this week that it has raised over $538,000 so ...read more
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Thursday, June 11 2015
NelsonCorp Wealth Management is once again collecting school supplies for children in our community. Just drop off your donation Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm at the Nelson Corp office 880 13 th Ave. North in Clinton . Donations accepted through July 24. Community Action of Eastern Iowa will distribute all the school supplies collected. For a list of items needed, call NelsonCorp at 242-9042.
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Thursday, June 11 2015
Lifelong Links is the “one stop shop” for information and resources pertaining to healthy aging, independent living, and family care giving. Iowa’s statewide Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) serves anyone over the age of 18 living with a disability, individuals over the age of 60, and anyone who cares for a friend or family member. It became clear that Iowa needed an ...read more
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Wednesday, June 10 2015
On the second Thursdays in June, July, and August, Fulton will be having and event free to the community called Fulton Summer Nights. The theme this year is "It's A Family A Fair with small carnival games and prizes. On June 11, 2015 the Kiwanis Club and the Chamber will be working together to have over a dozen games, and cruise-in, and Bottom Shelf Whiskey will perform. From 6-8pm ...read more
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Monday, June 08 2015
Thanks to a generous donation from The Ascentra Credit Union Foundation and other donors, Habitat for Humanity Quad Cities will break ground on house #93 located at 1218 Perry St. in Davenport, Iowa on Saturday, June 6th at 10:00 a.m. Fostering community development and investing to enhance the financial viability of the underserved are key parts of the mission of The Ascentra Credit Union ...read more
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Wednesday, June 03 2015
“The Underground Railroad in Northwestern Illinois” will be presented by Owen Muelder at 6:00 PM on Monday, June 22, 2015, at Fulton's Windmill Cultural Center. The program is the sixth in a series of programs for 2015 sponsored by the Volunteer Millers. Programs are located across the street from Fulton's authentic Dutch windmill at 111 - 10th Avenue (the corner of 10th ...read more
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Wednesday, June 03 2015
The Illinois Arts Council has awarded Timber Lake Playhouse a grant to create a paid apprentice program for area teens interested in pursuing careers in theatre arts. Four teens have been selected for the inaugural year, including Contessa Ehlers of Mount Carroll and Levi Skoog of Chadwick. Kaitlin Triplett of Byron and Clarissa Worcester of Sterling will also take part. Timber Lake Playhouse, ...read more
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