1. QC Uncut: Brandy Vandewalle, That Dam Shopping Trip Sean Leary 10:29

That Dam Shopping Trip, featuring small businesses and shops on both sides of the river, is ready to roll out at 11 a.m. Friday and Saturday, and QuadCities.com is proud and happy to be a sponsor of the event! Event organizer Brandy Vandewalle, owner of Skeleton Key in downtown Rock Island, joins us to talk about the event and shopping local during this Black Friday and Small Business Saturday holiday weekend!

Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.