Remembering Ellis Kell

Blog, Featured The Quad Cities lost a champion today. Fly high Ellis Kell. Ellis filled those he met with inspiration. For young aspiring musicians, he encouraged them to follow their passion, perfect their craft and shoot for the stars. As a dad, he inspired me to never take a moment for granted and always give thanks for what I had. Ellis Kell was an incredible human being. His work in the Quad Cities music scene is unparalled. He entertained thousands of us with his talent. He taught thousands of childred to love music and to work hard at it. He taught the community how to endure an unimaginable loss and turn the grief into somthing that would positively impact future generations. [caption id="attachment_1773" align="alignnone" width="838"] Photo Credit Jay Pearce[/caption] Back in my…
Read More

Happy Joe’s Collecting Warm Winter Items For Those In Need

Blog, Featured
The Happy Joe's Support Center is collecting new warm items for those in need this winter. This time of year can be a harsh and scary time for those who don't have shelter or the means to dress warmly. You can drop off your donation at the Happy Joe's Support Center at 2705 Happy Joe's Drive in Bettendorf. Happy Joe's will then make sure your donation is used to help those who most need it this winter. Brand new items such as coats, hats, scarves, mittens, gloves and blankets are needed.
Read More