Make A Wish Gala February 4th At Waterfront Convention Center
Jan27

Make A Wish Gala February 4th At Waterfront Convention Center

Join us for Make-A-Wish® Iowa’s largest gala event, the 18th Annual Share the Power of a Wish® Gala in Bettendorf, Iowa. This year’s theme is Fire and Ice. The evening starts with a silent auction and cocktails at 5:30 p.m.  Dinner, program and live auction at 7:30 p.m. followed by a DJ. Make a difference in your community and help grant wishes to area children with life-threatening medical conditions. Tickets $95 per...

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World Series Trophy Coming To The RME Monday
Jan27

World Series Trophy Coming To The RME Monday

  After 100+ years of waiting, Chicago’s north-side finally got its wish. The 2016 World Series Champs may be taking some time off, but their symbol of victory isn’t. The Cubs organization is taking the trophy on tour and it’s coming to Davenport! From 12-1:30 p.m. on Monday, the trophy will be in the River Music Experience waiting for you! You better get there...

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New Year, New Debt
Jan26

New Year, New Debt

It’s a new year and those resolutions are still in effect. If removing your debt was one of your resolutions this year, Jake Ward has some helpful advice in this video. If you have questions, give RIA Federal Credit Union a call at 563.355.3800 or visit them online...

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Quad Cities Be A Tourist Weekend Is Here
Jan13

Quad Cities Be A Tourist Weekend Is Here

Get rid of those winter blues and enjoy your hometown for the annual Quad Cities Be a Tourist Weekend that starts today. The Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau is partnering with local businesses for fantastic discounts at hotels, restaurants and attractions throughout our community. Check out the great specials at Barrel House, Bass Street Chop House, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, Lagomarcino’s, Quad Cities...

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Icestravaganza This Weekend In Downtown Davenport.
Jan10

Icestravaganza This Weekend In Downtown Davenport.

Quad Citizens will have a chance to get out this Saturday and enjoy the winter season during Icestravaganza from 11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. in downtown Davenport. After record-setting attendance in 2016, this free family favorite winter festival is celebrating its fifth year with an expansion; featuring more interactive ice sculptures, activities and an after-hours tasting party. The tasting event happens from 6-8 p.m. and will...

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Quad Cities Be A Tourist Weekend Is Coming
Jan03

Quad Cities Be A Tourist Weekend Is Coming

Get rid of those winter blues and get ready for the Quad Cities Be a Tourist Weekend which takes place January 13 – 16. The Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau is partnering with local businesses for fantastic discounts at hotels, restaurants and attractions throughout our community. Check out the great specials at Barrel House, Bass Street Chop House, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, Lagomarcino’s, Quad Cities...

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Human Trafficking In The Heartland Documentary Airs On WQPT Thursday Night
Jan03

Human Trafficking In The Heartland Documentary Airs On WQPT Thursday Night

Every parents nightmare is that their child goes missing or is unaccounted for. Kidnapping or maybe a runaway situation comes to mind. But there’s another horror that is happening in back alley’s, hotels and other seedy locations all across America. It’s human sex trafficking. You’d be forgiven if you think that it only happens in bigger cities, not here in the Midwest. The United States is a source and transit...

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New Year’s Eve Things To Do In The QCA
Dec29

New Year’s Eve Things To Do In The QCA

2016 was rough on all of us, so the downtown businesses are reverting to years past to bring in the New Year. All Sweat Productions is bringing Mo-town back to Davenport. The RME will be packed full of swanky soul performers  on Saturday. Me & Billy is having a groovy evening on Saturyday! Starting at 8 p.m., get down on some solid jams and a fishbowl or two. Jump into the next decade at Analog’s Very 80’s NYE Party....

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Human Trafficking In The Heartland Documentary To Air On WQPT Jan. 5th
Dec29

Human Trafficking In The Heartland Documentary To Air On WQPT Jan. 5th

Our latest documentary Human Trafficking In The Heartland will air on @wqptofficial Jan. 5th at 8 p.m., Jan. 6th at 1 a.m. and Jan. 8th at 9 p.m. #humantrafficking #micklecommunications #iowa #illinois A video posted by Mickle Communications (@micklecommunications) on Dec 10, 2016 at 11:35am PST “Human trafficking is a very real issue in the Midwest,” said Mike Mickle, President of Mickle Communications. “To prevent the problem,...

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If You Only Knew Documentary Now Available On Amazon
Dec28

If You Only Knew Documentary Now Available On Amazon

The Mickle Communications Emmy nominated documentary “If You Only Knew, The Journey Through Teen Depression And Suicide” is now available on Amazon. You can also buy it on Google Play and iTunes. The documentary is an in-depth look at an epidemic sweeping through high schools across America. We feature three families who share their stories of a loss many of us can’t imagine.  All three families lost teens to suicide...

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The Untold Story Of Santa
Dec22

The Untold Story Of Santa

  If you’re looking for something fun for the whole family to do over Christmas break you can stop by the German American Heritage Center. Students from the Creative Arts Academy have an exhibit on display at the German American Heritage Center. Through January 8th, you can view the “Untold Story of Santa” created by 7th graders. Bring the little ones out to GAHC for a special Santa experience before he makes...

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Happy Joe’s Collecting Warm Winter Items For Those In Need
Dec16

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

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....

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