Rose Flores, a 19-year-old 2022 Wish List nominee, had to put her nursing aspirations on hold to care for her three younger siblings.
Wish List 2017
Starting over after in-home violence can be a struggle on many fronts.
Felicia Cope works hard for her family, and even though her house is full of people, it can be hard to find time to spend with them.
Mona Lisa Lewis works at a Kwik Star, struggling to provide for her children while making time to get treatment for stage three breast cancer.
Luka Garza’s parade of postseason awards has begun.
Following Iowa’s final regular-season game Sunday, it was announced that senior Luka Garza would have his number retired.
Bud and Shelly Strouse have a simple wish: They need financial assistance to help them move into a handicapped-accessible apartment in their senior living complex.
Kayla Lewis stood in the cold Friday morning outside her Silvis apartment and burst into tears. For several moments, she could not speak.
Community members who would like to give to Quad-City Times Wish List can donate by sending their check to United Way of the Quad-Cities Area, 852 Middle Road, Suite 401, Bettendorf, IA 52722, or by visiting unitedwayqc.org. Donations may be designated to a specific wish; however, once a wis…
At the Handicapped Development Center, David Brown is a regular.
Inside Jordan DeFrates-Martens’ vault at Pine Hill Cemetery in Davenport rests an urn with her ashes, a teddy bear, a handwritten letter from her grandmother and an Isabel Bloom statue.
The left-behind dresser and crib have been re-purposed.
If you say “yes” to the tour, Vida Fragela will show you each corner of her family’s new-to-them Rock Island house.
Single mother Kendora Knox-Hayden always tries to stay positive despite the challenges she faces.
One woman loves country music and is especially fond of Blake Shelton.
Linda McDonnell was the glue that held her Davenport family together, but since her passing in April, it's felt like their lives have begun to come undone.
Keala Jones not only found a fresh start in Rock Island, but now her life is beginning to turn around.