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A former St. Ambrose University football player whose education helped him become a powerful advocate in Omaha's minority neighborhoods will p…

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An Iowa state legislator does not expect a historic education spending bill to pass this year, but Davenport school officials expressed contin…

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A "hoop house" greenhouse under construction in Davenport will make a difference in the neighborhoods around the Hilltop Campus Village.

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The assembly line was hectic at the food-packing plant in Aurora, Illinois, as Smart Intermediate School students were on the front end, filli…

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Concerts to benefit church organ

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A whimsical look — or two — at Vander Veer Botanical Park has been installed on the walls of a room that overlooks the park at St. Paul Luther…

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Even as the Rabbi Henry Karp cites a worrying statistic about hate crimes in America, he recalls the support in the U.S. Congress when Preside…

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Glenn Leach, with the Diocese of Davenport, works with local immigrants, and shows off a sign recently offered by One Human Family QCA.

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Imam Saad Baig of the Islamic Center of the Quad-Cities, Moline, stands with Rabbi Henry Karp of Temple Emanuel, Davenport, who were part of a…

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Deirdre Baker

Deirdre Baker commented on Adventures with Amy

You made me miss the Beetle I traded in, less than a year ago. Bright yellow, and a hardtop, but I loved it! Deirdre

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Deirdre Baker commented on Doctors die ... gently

Note to my blog readers: There's a discussion going on now (March 29) about an event in Bakersfield, Calif. Apparently, an 87-year-old woman in a care center had heart trouble, so 911 was called. A person at her care facility refused to give CPR, even as the 911 operator ordered it.
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Deirdre Baker commented on Call me maybe ... after ER visit

Sorry to be so pokey on this reply ... we have so few visits, I don't remember in my husband's case, but I do remember the pediatrician calling in my daughter's case. That was, as I noted, like 22 years ago!
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