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Posted on: February 28, 2024

Update Rock Island - February 24, 2024

Update Rock Island is a segment at city council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube.

Get ready to hop into some fun!

The Parks and Recreation Department is holding its annual Spring Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 23 at 9 a.m. in Lincoln Park. Children will race to gather eggs filled with candy and prizes. Bring your own basket for this exciti...

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Posted on: February 19, 2024

Mayor Thoms goes to Washington

Miles, Mayor and Nicole in front of Capitol

Rock Island city officials lobbied federal officials for funding of several city projects.

Rock Island city officials recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with federal officials and lobby for funding in support of several city projects. 

Mayor Mike Thoms was joined by Community and Economic Development Director Miles Brainard, ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Show Some Love, Give to the Community Comforts Drive

Community Comforts Drive, pink box with heart, logos of Rock Island High School and Heart of Hope

It's no coincidence that Rock Island Public Library is hosting its Community Comforts Drive in Febuary, the month of love. Community donations of non-food household and personal care items will benefit two Rock Island organizations.

Supporting others in our community is love in action, so it’s no coincidence that the Rock Island Public Library has chosen the “month of love to host its Community Comforts Drive. The Library is taking donations of household supplies ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Sunset Marina Announces 50% Discount for Full Season Slip Rentals in 2024

Sunset Marina

Sunset Marina is thrilled to announce an exclusive offer for the upcoming boating season. In 2024, all Full Season slip renters will enjoy a substantial 50% discount on the slip fee portion of their seasonal billing.

Sunset Marina is thrilled to announce an exclusive offer for the upcoming boating season. In 2024, all Full Season slip renters will enjoy a substantial 50% discount on the slip fee portion of their seasonal billing. This incredible discount is applicable...

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