East Moline

East Moline

(mōlēn`), city (1990 pop. 20,147), Rock Island co., NW Ill., a suburb of Moline, on the Mississippi River; inc. 1907. East Moline, along with MolineMoline
, city (1990 pop. 43,202), Rock Island co., NW Ill., on the Mississippi River, in a coal area; inc. 1848. It is a transportation and industrial center, and has been a major producer of farm machinery since the industrialist John Deere moved there in 1847.
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, Rock IslandRock Island,
city (1990 pop. 40,552), seat of Rock Island co., NW Ill., on the Mississippi and Rock rivers, adjacent to Moline and opposite Davenport, Iowa; inc. 1841. These three cities, with Bettendorf, Iowa, are called the Quad Cities.
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, and DavenportDavenport,
city (1990 pop. 95,333), seat of Scott co., E central Iowa, on the Mississippi River; inc. 1836. Bridges connect it with the Illinois cities of Rock Island and Moline; the three communities and neighboring Bettendorf, Iowa, are known as the Quad Cities.
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, Iowa, was formerly regarded as one of the Quad Cities, but the growth of BettendorfBettendorf
, city (1990 pop. 28,132), Scott co., E Iowa, on the Mississippi River; settled c.1840, inc. 1903. Manufactures include transportation equipment, asphalt, pools and spas, and electronic products; there is metal processing. Bettendorf's growth in the late 20th cent.
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, Iowa, resulted in its displacing East Moline from the group. Near East Moline are significant railroad repair shops. The city has a correctional center.
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It was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Bettendorf, Iowa, with an additional office in East Moline, Illinois.
* Joye Perry of East Moline will be teaching the Joy of Prayer for all Seasons at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Class D WDLM-AM 960 in East Moline, Ill., serving the Quad Cities of Illinois and Iowa with Spanish-language religious programming as "Radio Moody."
Among those who have perished, according to local coroners, police and fire departments and other officials: Four men found frozen near their homes in Illinois, Wisconsin and Michigan; six people who died in traffic crashes in Iowa; a pedestrian hit by a snowplough in Libertyville, Illinois; a man found dead between two FedEx trucks at a distribution centre in East Moline, Illinois; and a woman found frozen to death inside a Milwaukee apartment after the thermostat malfunctioned.
We are proud to serve and sell to customers from Bettendorf, Davenport, East Moline, Moline, Rock Island as well as visitors to the Quad Cities.
In 1910, Deere bought Kemp & Burpee and began making the Success spreader in their Marseilles plant in East Moline, Illinois.
Those nurses include: Sue Whitty (Dubuque), Nan Ambrosy (Waterloo), Colleen Brems (Iowa City), Betty Lord Dinan (Elkader), Ginny Wangerin (Clive), Raelle Heister (Dubuque), Lynn Colberg (East Moline), Lisa Caffery (Davenport), Robin Carmichael (Brooklyn), Pam Deichmann (Winterset), Deb Gingrich (Cedar Falls), Sharon Guthrie (Cedar Rapids), Rosemary Holland (Des Moines), Lynne Himmelreich (Oxford), Mary Kovarna (Merrill), Rhonda Price (Solin), Teri Schloss (Winthrop), Kristi Schroeder (Fort Madison), and Carol Chesterman (Peosta).
Early this summer, agricultural and engineering journalists gathered at John Deere Harvester Works in East Moline, IL, to witness and report on the launch of the company's new S700 Series of combines.
They were sent forth with the blessing of students at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy in East Moline, Illinois; students lined both sides of the street outside the school to cheer them on.
The $572 million, East Moline, Ill.-based Vibrant Credit Union, the $755 million Baton Rouge, La.-based Neighbors Federal Credit Union, the $2.9 billion Lake Jackson, Texas-based Texas Dow Employees Credit Union and the $512 million Appleton, Wis.-based Thrivent Federal Credit Union all completed conversion to Fiserv's DNA account processing platform.
Pregracke is a native of East Moline, Ill., near the John Deere corporate and Construction & Forestry Division headquarters.

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