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  • Studio 8 features Been There Done That

    “This band is different because it's made up of five talented girls ages 12-14!"

  • Public swimming pool in Aledo in need of repairs

    Whether or not the swimming pool at Fenton Park will open for the summer of 2018 hinges on an assessment of repairs the facility needs.

  • Studio 8 features Brandon Ford

    This self-taught musician started writing his own tunes in high school.

  • Who won our Pet Halloween Costume Contest?

    MOLINE, Illinois — Pet owners around the Quad Cities entered their furry friends into our annual Pet Halloween Costume Contest.  After ruffling through some great entries — see photos here — we brought it down to our three finalists. McKayla Johnson from Kirkwood, Illinois brought in her bulldog mix Merle, who was dressed as a lumberjack. Miriah Beals from Davenport, Iowa brought in her pig Stella, who was dressed as a butterfly. Becky Potenberg from Moline, Illinois brought in her […]

  • Kentucky principal parodies Mariah Carey to announce school’s out

    Sometimes a snow day calls for a song. That's what a Kentucky principal did, posting a musical message for parents to let them know classes were canceled due to icy roads.

  • Water leak floods JFK Airport baggage claim, forces evacuation

    (CNN) — A water main break flooded a baggage claim area at JFK International Airport in New York on Sunday afternoon, compounding flight cancellations and other headaches caused by the cold wave. Water flowed into Terminal 4, soaking stranded travelers’ luggage and forcing a partial evacuation of the terminal, the major arrival point for international travelers. Incoming flights to Terminal 4 were shut down for several hours. A pipe feeding the terminal’s sprinkler system broke around 2 p.m. ET, sending […]

  • How to keep your poinsettia alive after Christmas

    Those poinsettias look so perfect when you buy them before the holidays, but it seems as the decorations get packed up and Christmas spirit dwindles, so does your plant.

  • Man turns memories into paintings at Moline community center

    Pum Fay is a native of Cambodia. He spends multiple days per week at the center, which provides medical services and social opportunities to its members.

  • Local harpist launches 2 professional albums before graduating high school

    "My harp keeps me busy, but I love that! It has lead me to meet so many amazing people, and be eternally grateful for how supportive our community is of local musicians," said high school harpist, Laural Almquist.

  • Khloe Kardashian confirms pregnancy with photo: ‘My greatest dream realized’

    Khloe Kardashian confirmed the rumors on Wednesday. The 33-year-old posted on Instagram a photo of her baby bump and said her “greatest dream” is realized. “We are having a baby!” she wrote. Reports began circulating in September that Khloe was expecting her first baby with boyfriend Tristan Thompson, who plays with the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers. Here is what Khloe wrote: “My greatest dream realized! We are having a baby! I had been waiting and wondering but God had a plan all along. He […]

  • Two arrested after SUV plows into Christmas shoppers in Australia

    (CNN) — Two people have been arrested after a car plowed into a crowd of Christmas shoppers in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday in what police are calling a “deliberate act.” More than a dozen people were injured including at least one young child when the car hit pedestrians outside Melbourne’s iconic Flinders Street station just after 4.30 p.m. local time. Victoria Police spokesman Comm. Russell Barrett told reporters it was too early in the investigation to determine the motivation. Police appealed […]

  • Watch: Craig Hignight answers plant and gardening questions

    If your thumb is less than green, plant and garden expert Craig Hignight is here to save the day.