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Ask the Times: Indian Springs Park land was donated to city

Ask the Times: Indian Springs Park land was donated to city

Q. Do you have any history on Indian Springs Park? Just on the edge of the Village of East Davenport at 11th and Spring streets. — John, Davenport

Ickes: Joe Taylor, idea collector

A reader called the newsroom earlier this month with an idea.

Eye Openers: 60 years ago All-Star game included 2 Quad-Citians

Eye Openers: 60 years ago All-Star game included 2 Quad-Citians

Sixty years ago this summer, the Quad-Cities had connections to both teams in baseball’s annual All-Star Game.

Readers share their favorite books

Readers share their favorite books

Books on everything from art to animals. Readers responding to our request in June for "favorite books" offered an amazing range of subjects.

Wundram: Delving into the truth about Bix

Wundram: Delving into the truth about Bix

 Never mind if Bix played trumpet or cornet. What is needed this weekend of the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival is the whole truth abou…

Bix mural — from a garage floor

Bix mural — from a garage floor

All it took was three gallons of house paint and a 4-inch brush, a roll of heavy canvas big enough for a small circus tent, and an artist to c…

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