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We vacationed there in January during one of the worst Iowa winters! The above pond, which was the second largest private pond on Marco Island, was for sale along with the lot next to it for just $325k!The wildlife around this "sanctuary" is spectacular!Can you see the Red-Tailed Hawk in this t...
We've been "jazzing it up" lately in the Davenport Outing Club Ballroom! March 8th, the meeting was held in reverse order to accommodate The Terrance Blanchard Quintet due to a scheduling conflict requiring that they be in Muscatine, Iowa by 1:30. They presented an entert...
It has been a long Winter up here in Iowa and I'm definitely ready for Spring. I love Spring, but Iowa Winters do have their advantages.Before long the song birds will be returning, but the eagles will leave. The grass will soon start turning green, but the snowmen will melt away. The bicycles...
Over 75,000 Iowa customers lost their power last Saturday from the ice storm of the century! Efforts to restore power have been thwarted by snowy, windy weather with gusts up to 55 mph. The power companies just cannot put their buckets in the air in those conditions. Although they could use...
There are still, after 5 days, over 12,000 people without power in Iowa! The Quad-City Times crews have been out trying to bring coverage to all of us on the damage caused by the Saturday storm. Initially, over 75,000 people lost their power including a nursing home with 180 patients who had t...