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Recent articles by Brooklyn:

Clayton Peterson leaves behind legacy of kindness and love in Quad-Cities

Clayton Peterson died Sunday at the age of 74. → Read More

Pour Bros. Craft Taproom brings brews by the ounce to Moline

Pour Bros. Craft Taproom's third location will open in mid-December in Moline. → Read More

Roundup: Quad-City theaters bring holiday season to the stage

Quad-Cities theaters will perform holiday shows throughout December. → Read More

Blue Cat Brewing Co. brings original brewery to new generation

Blue Cat Brewing Co. has opened in the original location of Blue Cat Brew Pub, which closed in 2018. → Read More

Putnam offers a ride through motorcycle history with new exhibit

The motorcycle exhibition will run through April 3. → Read More

Avey Grouws Band brings acoustic blues to Quad-City Times

The Avey Grouws Band performed songs from their debut and new albums in the Quad-City Times newsroom for Paper Jams ahead of their River Music Experience performance on Nov. 12. → Read More

Moline's Watermark Corners opens bar for shoppers

The Corner Bar in Moline will officially open Thursday at the beginning of Watermark Corners' holiday open house. → Read More

'The help is here for whoever needs it': Kids Eat Free community fridges keep kids' bellies full when school is out

Kids Eat Free pivoted from providing free meals to stocking community fridges for families to have food on weekends. → Read More

Pancheros Mexican Grill opens third Quad-Cities location in Moline

Pancheros Mexican Grill founder Rodney Anderson said in 2018 he hoped to expand to the Illinois Quad-Cities. → Read More

TaxSlayer Center in Moline raises Christmas tree ahead of holiday seaon

The 40-foot blue spruce will be lit up with 60,000 lights on Nov. 20. → Read More

'QUAD CITIES' YouTube series brings murder mystery to the QC

All five episodes of "QUAD CITIES" are available on YouTube, and be warned of minor spoilers in this article. → Read More

Quad City Arts presents "Art on Lockdown" exhibition by local and regional artists

Pieces from "Art on Lockdown" will be on display at the Quad City Arts gallery through Dec. 3. → Read More

Planning to be Twisted Sister for Halloween? Dave Moody of Hairball shows you what you need to know

Hairball will play at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Waterfront Convention Center. → Read More

Rocky Horror Show to blast expectations away at Circa '21 Speakeasy

The Circa '21 Speakeasy will hold performances of "The Rocky Horror Show" throughout the last two weeks of October. → Read More

Deere strike adds to worries about broken supply chain

The strike, depending on how long it lasts, could hurt supply chains already struggling through the pandemic. → Read More

Atomic Coffee Bar, AWAKE Coffee look to expansion

Two coffee shops known for their unique drinks will open new locations in Iowa and Illinois. → Read More

Beyond the Baseline owner Gary Thrapp writes first book on how to achieve success

Beyond the Baseline owner Gary Thrapp is diving into writing with a series of help books and children's stories. → Read More

Barbecue vendors to fight for title of best ribs and barbecue sauce at Bar-B-QC

Bar-B-QC will bring local and national vendors together in competition 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. → Read More

Partners of Scott County Watersheds work with area organizations to track plastic pollution

The Quad-Cities will contribute data on littering around sidewalks and roadways to the Mississippi River Plastic Pollution Initiative with the goal of combating plastic pollution in the river. → Read More

Rock Island Arsenal honors Americal Army Division with monument

The monument was placed on the Memorial Walkway in the Rock Island National Cemetary. → Read More