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Rock Island High School Students Get A Jump Start On Careers With Illinois Apprenticeships

April 28th, 2022
Rock Island High School Students Get A Jump Start On Careers With Illinois Apprenticeships

Congratulations to our Rock Island high school welding and CNA students who signed letters of intent for local apprenticeships. Ten Rock Island High School students from the Welding and CNA programs joined 60 area high school students at the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce apprenticeship “Signing Day.” The students will start their apprenticeships in June. They will work full-time during the summer months. Then during the school year, students will work part-time as an apprentice while also attending and completing their normal class schedule in school. Welding students signed letters... Read More

BREAKING: Group O appoints Kevin Kotecki as New CEO

March 31st, 2022
BREAKING: Group O appoints Kevin Kotecki as New CEO

BREAKING NEWS: Group O announced today that Kevin Kotecki has been appointed its new CEO. A visionary leader with a unique combination of skills and accomplishments from both large corporations and entrepreneurial businesses, Kevin will continue the momentum built by Gregg Ontiveros. Gregg Ontiveros’ entrepreneurial spirit and continuous interest in emerging technologies has taken Group O from a $49M company in 1999 to the thriving $900M multi–faceted enterprise it is today. As principal owner, Gregg Ontiveros will continue to focus his time and talents to building new and existing client... Read More

Looking For Lunch Ideas? Doc Digs In To The Delicious Dishes At The Pub In Milan

March 25th, 2022
Looking For Lunch Ideas? Doc Digs In To The Delicious Dishes At The Pub In Milan

  The Pub in Milan is to family reunions, what the cool Aunt is for family reunions. Let me explain… Yesterday, I had the pleasure of sitting down to a lunch at The Pub. A medium size bar that should be serving greasy wings and warm beer, has transformed itself into a lunch and dinner time staple for those of you seeking out the hidden gems. Cold tap beer flows and offers local favorites. In fact that’s what I love the most, a local shop who strives to support local as well. You’ll find Boetjes mustard table top, and homemade favorites instead of frozen bag food ready for the... Read More

How Does A Great Burger Sound Tonight? Belly Up For The Quad-Cities’ Best Burgers!

March 9th, 2022
How Does A Great Burger Sound Tonight? Belly Up For The Quad-Cities' Best Burgers!

It’s a beautiful day, the smells of grills are wafting through the air, and we at your freewheelin’, magical site for entertainment and features, QuadCities.com know what you need. That’s right, some juicy tips on how you can get a damn fine burger here in the Quads. Whether you’re looking for an awesome pub-style patty off the grill or something off the wall, we’ve got the beef – that’s because we’ve got a beefy listing of local restaurants offering carry-out, delivery, and pickup where you can get a tasty burger. QuadCities.com is happy to bring you this, your go-to... Read More

Group O Mourns Loss of Company Founder, Robert Ontiveros

February 12th, 2022
Group O Mourns Loss of Company Founder, Robert Ontiveros

Milan, Ill. – Group O announced today the passing of its founder and Chairman, Robert Ontiveros. In 1974, Bob and Blenda Ontiveros founded Bi-State Packaging selling packaging materials out of the back of their family station wagon. That small, family-run business grew into Group O – a multi-faceted business enterprise specializing in supply chain, packaging, and incentive marketing solutions. With more than 1,000 employees across 40 locations, Group O has been recognized as one of the largest Hispanic-owned businesses in the United States. Ontiveros’ influence extended into the Quad... Read More

Meet Our Latest Illinois Pet Of The Week… Bunnicula!

January 31st, 2022
Meet Our Latest Illinois Pet Of The Week... Bunnicula!

QuadCities.com is happy to partner with Quad City Animal Welfare Center, 724 2nd W. Ave., Milan! Interested in adopting a pet? Check out our Pet of the Week every Monday! Today’s Pet of the Week is Bunnicula! The Quad City Animal Welfare Center Adoption & Education Center is located at 724 W. 2nd Avenue Milan, IL. Hours of operation are: Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri., & Sat. from noon to 4:00 pm and closed on Sun., & Tues. Today vegetables…Tomorrow the world! Bunnicula is ready to hop into his furrever home. This sweet boy is 1 year old, neutered, and microchipped. He loves his... Read More

Meet Our Latest Illinois Pet Of The Week… Coco!

January 24th, 2022
Meet Our Latest Illinois Pet Of The Week... Coco!

QuadCities.com is happy to partner with Quad City Animal Welfare Center, 724 2nd W. Ave., Milan! Interested in adopting a pet? Check out our Pet of the Week every Monday! Today’s Pet of the Week is Coco! The Quad City Animal Welfare Center Adoption & Education Center is located at 724 W. 2nd Avenue Milan, IL. Hours of operation are: Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri., & Sat. from noon to 4:00 pm and closed on Sun., & Tues.  Read More

Meet Our New Pets Of The Week — Alaska, Montana, And Denver!

January 17th, 2022
Meet Our New Pets Of The Week -- Alaska, Montana, And Denver!

QuadCities.com is happy to partner with Quad City Animal Welfare Center, 724 2nd W. Ave., Milan! Interested in adopting a pet? Check out our Pet of the Week every Monday! Today’s Pets of the Week are Alaska, Montana, and Denver! These cuties came to us from the same home and will do great in a home with with other cats and possibly dogs with a slow introduction. They can be a tad shy at first, but warm up quickly after a few pets. Alaska: female born 6/15/2016 Montana: male born 6/15/2018 Denver: female born 6/15/2016 They are spayed/neutered, up to date on vaccines, and are microchipped. These... Read More

Celebrate Betty White’s Birthday With Quad City Animal Welfare Center

January 17th, 2022
Celebrate Betty White's Birthday With Quad City Animal Welfare Center

Today, Monday January 17th is Betty White’s 100th Birthday and people are celebrating, #BettyWhite Challenge, by making a donation to their local humane society. For more information on the Quad City Animal Welfare Center #BettyWhite Challenge celebration visit our website: https://qcawc.org/how-to-help/the-betty-white-challenge  Read More

Looking For A New Doggo? Meet Our Pet Of The Week… Arlo!

January 10th, 2022
Looking For A New Doggo? Meet Our Pet Of The Week... Arlo!

QuadCities.com is happy to partner with Quad City Animal Welfare Center, 724 2nd W. Ave., Milan! Interested in adopting a pet? Check out our Pet of the Week every Monday! Today’s Pet of the Week is Arlo! The Quad City Animal Welfare Center Adoption & Education Center is located at 724 W. 2nd Avenue Milan, IL. Hours of operation are: Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri., & Sat. from noon to 4:00 pm and closed on Sun., & Tues.  Read More