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    Library offers program for teen video-makers

    Teens who enter the Quad City wide Teen YouTube Video Challenge could see their work on the big screen at the Putnam. For help with your entry, try the Rock Island Public Library's Teen YouTube Video Challenge night on Tuesday, February 20. Read on...
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    Retro Quad Cities Returns to Rock Island Library

    Fans of local history and nostalgia get a second chance to explore the memories on the Retro Quad Cities site with a return visit to Rock Island Library on February 26. Read on...
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    Police Officer Applicant Informational Workshops

    The Rock Island Police Department will be holding the first of two informational workshops for new applicants at the Rock Island Police Department on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6 p.m. Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - February 12, 2018

    Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube. Read on...
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    Holiday Refuse and Recycling Collection Schedule

    Refuse and recycling collection will be on the normal collection schedule during the week of the President’s Day holiday. Read on...
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    Rock Island Libraries Closed February 19

    Rock Island Public Library locations will be closed Monday, February 19 so that staff may attend training. Read on...
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    February Filled with Learning & Fun for Adults

    From a new morning movie series to a second helping of a popular local history program, the Rock Island Library is helping adults learn and have fun in February. Read on...
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    Police Officer Applicant Informational Workshop

    Chief Jeffrey R. VenHuizen would like to announce that the City of Rock Island is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Read on...
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    I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project

    In order to keep the community informed of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project, news releases will be sent periodically. Read on...
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