This Awesome Quad Cities Group Is Working To Make Sure Food Doesn’t Get Wasted

An estimated 30-40% of the food supply in America is wasted every year. That's 108 billion pounds of food. Or 130 billion meals. Or $408 billion dollars of food. That's a lot of food going to waste that you, your family, or somebody in need could be eating. There is an awesome organization here in the Quad Cities taking what would be wasted by restaurants and turning them into amazing meals for those in need.
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Here Are QCA Restaurants You Can Take Your Dog To This Summer

'Tis patio season and a lot of QCA dog owners are trying to find patios where you can take your pup. The state of Iowa has some rules on dogs at restaurants though. They have to be leashed and cannot go inside the restaurant or to a place where food is prepared. It only became a thing in 2020 that restaurants don't have to apply for a waiver to allow pups on their patios.

How You Can Have Fun & Help Our Students in the Moonlight Chase

We are mere days away from the 2022 Moonlight Chase in Eldridge and you can not only glow but you can also help out our area students!. The Moonlight Chase will be on July 9th and you're encouraged to wear your best glow-in-the-dark gear (which you could win cash for!) but you have a way to save money too!

The QCA Classy Elvis Cocktail Bar You Didn’t Know About

The new "Elvis" biopic is out and a downtown Port Byron cocktail bar was born ready for this. Being an Arkansas river delta kid from only an hour outside of Memphis, I went to Elvis Presley's Graceland a gazillion times growing up. I'm versed in blues, barbecue, and the King, so I had to make sure Baz Luhrmann's new "Elvis" biopic got it right (it did, by the way, it's fantastic).

Billie Joe Armstrong Tells Crowd He’s ‘Renouncing’ US Citizenship

Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong declared he was “renouncing” his U.S. citizenship during a recent concert in the U.K. "Fuck America," Armstrong said his during band’s Hella Mega tour headlining set in London. "I'm fucking renouncing my citizenship. I'm fucking coming here." "There's just too much...

These Are The Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in Davenport

Since moving here, I've heard a lot of folks talk about how dangerous and crime-ridden Davenport has become. Like every city, there are certain areas of it that aren't the safest places to hang out. Neighborhood Scout ranked Davenport neighborhoods based on things like price and crime rate. If you...

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

In a landmark decision on Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court is overturning Roe v. Wade, the decades-old ruling which legalized abortion nationwide. The decision came while the high court was considering a case out of Mississippi where the state attempted to ban abortion after 15 weeks. Conservative Justice Samuel Alito...

Alexa Could Mimic The Voices Of Dearly Deceased Loved Ones

Amazon's Alexa may soon have the ability to replicate the voice of family members, even if they are deceased. The new feature was revealed at Amazon's Mars Conference in Las Vegas. They are developing a way for the device to mimic the voice of a specific person based on a less-than-a-minute of provided recording.

Porch Lights Will Be On In Iowa This Weekend For An Important Reason

Monday, June 27th is a very tragic anniversary for many Iowans. Jodi Huisentruit was abducted on her way to anchor the morning news in Mason City Iowa 27 years ago. Sadly Jodi’s family and friends have had no closure and no answers, and no arrested/charges in connection with this unsolved case were ever made.

Your Helpful Guide To Watching Red White and Boom in The Quad Cities

THE BIG DAY IS APPROACHING! This year's Independence Day is on Monday, July 4th. Several fun events and activities will be happening all weekend, July 1-3. What you should be marking in your calendars, however, is the Red White and BOOM Firework Display on July 3rd starting at 9:30 p.m. Admission is FREE and there are several places you can view the show from!

Arizona Women’s Church Group Rescued After Hiking to Get Closer to God

Eight women from a small group in the Phoenix area had to be rescued from their hike after they began suffering from heat-related illness yesterday afternoon. The group started hiking the Echo Canyon Trail of Camelback Mountain around 7:00am for a retreat. Officials say the group of women varied in age and point of origin, with women from Alabama, Tennessee, and California.

Trauma Cleanup Crew Goes Viral for Showing A Day On Their Disturbing Job

WARNING: DO NOT READ, WATCH, OR LOOK ANY FURTHER IF EATING OR PLANNING TO EAT IN THE NEXT 30 MINUTES TO AN HOUR. You don't really think about or care who cleans up the mess after you die, but I always figured "Someone out there is making just above minimum wage to scrape my ass off the floor." Turns out, there is, and they just went viral for sharing some disturbing videos and pictures from their jobs.

Greater Muscatine Chamber of Commerce Picks New President And CEO

On Thursday, the Board of the Greater Muscatine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GMCCI) announced its selection of a new President and CEO. The President and CEO is responsible for executing a plan to meet the following strategic directions for GMCCI:. Business services and advocacy. Talent cultivation and workforce development.

FDA Orders Removal of All Juul E-Cigs From U.S. Market

The FDA has said farewell to Juul product sales in the United States. Thursday morning, the Food and Drug Administration announced that Juul electronic cigarettes and vaping devices must be pulled from the market in the United States. According to KWQC, the FDA examined an application from Juul to keep...