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Free Family Fun in the Quad Cities and Surrounding Areas

The Quad Cities and surrounding towns offer many great opportunities for free family fun. Browse the free family fun list for a new location or a favorite place to make memories together. Eagle Point Park A park with bluffs overlooking … Continue reading

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Public Swimming Pools Offer Hours of Family Fun.

As summer winds down, cool off with a trip to your local pool. Here’s some public swimming pool locations near you for hours of family fun.  Canonball! Splash Landing Aquatic Center in Bettendorf 2220 23rd Street Hours of operation   … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting a Constantly Running Air Conditioner

When your air conditioner constantly runs all day without shutting off, you likely have an issue with the unit.  This constant running can cause extra wear and tear and may be running up your electrical bills. Refer to the following … Continue reading

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Natural Ways to Keep Bugs Away

Don’t let pesky bugs invade your outdoor living space and put a damper on your gathering at home.  Try starting with a few natural methods to keep the bugs at bay. Natural mint mouthwash spray Insects do not like the … Continue reading

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MEL FOSTER CO. AGENTS NAMED REAL TRENDS AMERICA’S BEST REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS

Mel Foster Co. is pleased to announce that several of their agents have been named as one of America’s most productive agents as a part of REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Professionals, the newly issued ranking report produced by … Continue reading

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Mel Foster Co. Supports First Day Project

Mel Foster Co. is supporting the First Day Project by becoming a drop off location and collecting school supplies for local students. Through the end of July, donation boxes are available at Mel Foster Co. metro Quad Cities offices including … Continue reading

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How to Save for a Down Payment

You’re ready to leave your rental behind but don’t have enough down payment yet. Here’s how to start saving today to get you closer to moving into a home of your own. Begin Saving Early The sooner you’re able to … Continue reading

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Celebrate your freedom and choose to enjoy QC events offered in July.

Experience a new festivity or repeat a Quad-City favorite this month. Holiday Fireworks and Events Schedule By City Bettendorf  July 4 12:00pm – Parade on Grant and State 2:00-9:30pm – City Festival at Cumberland Square 9:30pm (Dusk) – Fireworks at … Continue reading

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How Credit Score Information is Calculated

Your credit score affects your ability to borrow money and influences the interest you’ll pay on that loan. Most people don’t know how these scores are calculated. Here’s what you need to know. All Credit Scores are Not the Same … Continue reading

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Farmers’ Markets in the Area

Enjoy fresh produce, scrumptious food and hand made crafts at our local Farmer’s Markets near you. Davenport Farmers’ Market at Northpark Mall Wednesdays & Saturdays May through October 8 am to Noon Bettendorf Farmers’ Market at 2117 State St next … Continue reading

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