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The day they tossed me a lifeline

My husband was hiding in a back room with Mary Rueter, managing editor of the DeWitt Observer, on the day two years ago when I innocently walked into The North Scott Press office in Eldridge to talk about a job. more

Obituary: John Smith

A Celebration of Life service for John R. “Jack” Smith, 80, of Davenport, will be held from noon – 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Kavanaugh’s Hilltop Bar and Grill, 1228 30th St., Rock Island. The Runge Mortuary, Davenport, is assisting the family with arrangements. more

Death Notice: John Smith

A Celebration of Life service for John R. "Jack" Smith, 80, of Davenport, will be held from noon - 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Kavanaugh's Hilltop Bar and Grill, 1228 30th St., Rock Island. The Runge Mortuary, Davenport, is assisting the family with arrangements. more

Big turnout gives mayor slim victory

Long Grove election winners agree they’ll take their cues from the citizen survey that drives an agenda of progress, transparency and assessment of water treatment options. more

CITY ELECTION RESULTS - Limberg re-elected in Long Grove

In one of the county's most hotly contested races, Michael Limberg was re-elected mayor of Long Grove. He gained 51 percent of the vote, to challenger Jackie Wilcox's 48 percent. more

Voters to pick councils and mayors in Nov. 7 election

If turnout for Long Grove’s hotly contested 2013 mayoral race is any indication, about 305 of Long Grove’s nearly 624 registered voters will pick their city’s next mayor. more

LeClaire City Council: Challenger and three incumbents seek three seats

Incumbents Amy Blair, Barry Long and John Smith, and challenger Jim Work are running for three, four-year terms on the LeClaire Council. Background: I am a current … more

Oct. 25 candidate forum slated in LeClaire

The sixth LeClaire Community Library’s Meet the Candidates Forum will be Wednesday, Oct. 25 at the LeClaire Civic Club with doors opening to the public at 6:30 p.m. The forum will start at 7 p.m. more

Mayoral battle in Long Grove: Voters will decide council contests in Eldridge, Blue Grass, LeClaire and Walcott

Incumbent Long Grove mayor Mike Limberg will face retired city clerk Jackie Wilcox in the county’s only contested mayoral race this year. more

O’Boyle seeks third term; Wilcox to challenge Limberg in Long Grove

Eldridge Mayor Marty O’Boyle and council members Frank King and Brian Dockery say they will seek reelection. more

Deadline for mayor, city council nominations is Sept. 21 - Many area towns will have seats open on November ballot

Thursday, Sept. 21 at 5 p.m. is the deadline for candidates to file nomination papers with the Scott County Auditor to place their names on ballots for the Nov. 7 city elections. more
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