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The Big Story: The role of libraries in the Quad-Cities is changing, but the core goal remains the same

Librarians often, and perhaps obviously, have a lot in common with a favorite high school English teacher: They ooze literary sensibility and puns, don their heads and toes with quirky glasses and socks, and are accompanied by a stained coffee or tea mug proclaiming their adoration for banne…

'It's time': Froehlich walking away from Bix with no regrets

At the time, Ed Froehlich had no idea what he was getting into.

Big Story: 'It's time': Froehlich walking away from Bix with no regrets

At the time, Ed Froehlich had no idea what he was getting into.

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After 23 years, the frustration is forgivable.

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