Publication: Quad-Cities Online

First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tom Gibbs to become chief deputy in Scott County

SCOTT COUNTY —The Scott County Sheriff's Office promoted Sgt. Thomas Gibbs to chief deputy on Monday, citing his technical knowledge and 10 years experience working for the county.Chief Deputy Gibbs, of Davenport, was appointed on the heels of Major Mike ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Two hours of closed meetings bring no action on Afoun's contract

MOLINE -- The Moline Housing Authority on Monday suspended renewing executive director John Afoun's contract, pending more discussions with him about compensation, contract length and time off.Commissioners met in closed session for two hours to discuss ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Letter:Nurse believes health-care professionals are failing us

I am a registered nurse in the area and I believe our health-care professional leaders are failing us.We have heard over and over again not to worry about Ebola. Our very own local infectious disease doctor is saying we are not at great risk. And this ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Ethel's act of kindness worth sharing with Q-Cs

I thought Argus readers would be interested in this story of a truly public-spirited gesture of service to the community.I was siting in front of Fred & Ethel's Antiques in Rock Island in a comfortable director's chair, when the owner, Ethel, came out ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Owner
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Keystone Cop response to Ebola should worry Q-Cs

Most of you folks who have existed on this planet longer than an Obama promise are probably wondering what are the medical facilities and EMS systems doing in preparation in the chance that one of these Ebola disease carriers are transported to our Quad-Cities ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Ebola, Turnip, Cocoa
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Schilling, Bustos to speak at NAACP forum

ROCK ISLAND -- U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-East Moline, and Republican challenger Bobby Schilling will speak at an NAACP candidates' forum Thursday at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 630 9th St., Rock Island.The Rock Island County NAACP forum ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

Boil order lifted for Village of Milan

Press release submitted by Village of Milan Water DepartmentDue to an alternate repair method, there was no loss of water pressure to the area previouslyexpected. Earlier today there was a boil order notice for all residents in the following area:East ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 20 2014]
Entities: Milan
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 3 reports

Letter: Why get off your duffs, vote for Bustos on Nov. 4?

It is crucial Cheri Bustos is returned to Congress. I believe care and protection need to be provided to those with low income, the homeless and those with mental illness. In other words, "care for the least of us."I believe sufficient income and health ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 19 2014]
Entities: Corporate, Healthcare, Taxes
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 2 reports

Letter: Bustos is right candidate for job, vote for her Nov. 4

I'm voting for Cheri Bustos not because she's just the best candidate, but because she is the "right" candidate for the job.I've been watching the news and a lot of her Facebook posts on what she has planned and wants to do for the Illinois voters/re ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Real estate transactions, Oct. 19, 2014

Following are seller, buyer, property description and price of property. Note: price is an estimate based on revenue stamps that are bought from the county.Rock Island County warranty deedsOxbow Holdings, Bettendorf, to Riggs, Rodney J. and Willow A., ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Rock Island County marriage licenses for Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Gowdy, Michael, Milefchik, Tracey, both of Rock Island.Stevens, Randall, Vize, Sarah, both of Warrenville, Ill.Geiger, Luke, Elliott, Jamie, both of Milan. ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 18 2014]
Entities: Milan
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Letter: RICo needs Integrity, vote Biermann for District 5

Voters in Rock Island County would like some positive changes. We have had enough of the scandals, bickering, questionable ethics and outright dishonesty. We are tired of having our taxes go up and businesses and jobs move out.John Biermann, candidate ... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 18 2014]

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"As law enforcement progresses into the 21st century, Tom Gibbs' knowledge, expertise and work ethic will help guide the sheriff's office, as we continue to embrace modern policing practices" he said
"This is a great project for Rock Island," Mayor Dennis Pauley said. "We cleared off the former Watch Tower Plaza property and worked with Hill & Valley to create an exciting project on the east side of the city."
"I'm against any agreement with the state of Illinois on this," said Ald. Mike Chausse, 3rd Ward. "We don't need new lights. We need a green arrow on the southbound turn lanes. Besides that, the lights have never been repaired from wind damage months ago."
Ald. Joy Murphy, 6th Ward, added, "We want people to have a good time, but we want them to behave. Good job."

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