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Help Quad Cities Students Get Stocked With Supplies
The beginning of a new school year is only weeks away.
This year, thousands of Quad Cities children will not have the school supplies needed to start school. The United Way is doing what it can to help, with your help.
You can help in two ways:
Drop off school supplies between 11am and 4pm th…
Franklin Elementary Students Find New Home
Last week we told you about a fire that caused significant damage to Franklin Elementary School in Moline.
Since then, students had been off while the school board searched for a temporary location for classes to be held while repairs were made...
Moline's Franklin Elementary School Closed Due to Fire
Students at Moline's Benjamin Franklin Elementary School will be getting and extra day off, and maybe more after a fire on the weekend at their school.
Local reports say firefighters responded to all a call at about 10:30 Sunday morning and arrived to find a classroom engulfed in smoke and flame…
A Boutique on Wheels Helps Quad City Kids in Need
A refurbished bus is now a mobile boutique helping local kids in need. The former school bus, outfitted with clothes and accessories, is called Maddie's Closet and is up and running thanks in part to a $15,000 grant from Royal Neighbors of America.
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Iowa School Infested With Bats
To borrow a quote from Christopher Nolan's movie The Dark Knight, for kids dreading a return to school next week, it was the discovery 'they deserved.'
According to a report in the Sioux City Journal, a worker installing a new phone system at a high school in George, Iow…