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Mendota WWII veteran Delbert Spitz presented the Knight of the Legion of Honor medal

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 17th, 2014
MENDOTA, The Vincent Floreani, Consulate General of France in Chicago recently awarded Delbert Spitz of Mendota the Knight of the Legion of Honor medal. Spitz' sister, Rita Jones of Mendota, and his daughter and son-in-law, Diana and Jim Dempster of Mequon, Wis. brought the medal and letter from Floreani to him at Heritage Health on Dec. 15.
Through this award,

Caroling at Stonecroft

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 17th, 2014
Holy Cross 3rd and 4th graders sing Christmas carols at Stonecroft Village Retirement Community on Dec. 15. The children enjoyed entertaining and interacting with the residents who included some of the students' grandparents and great grandparents. (Photo contributed)

Education Briefs

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 17th, 2014
Christmas at Augustana
ROCK ISLAND, Local students, Samuel Danklau of Paw Paw and Lorraine Stamberger of LaMoille, took part in Augustana College's annual "Christmas at Augustana" performance on Dec. 5 and 6. They were among more than 300 student musicians who shared their talents in one of the highlights of the Augustana and Quad-City holiday season.

Carl’s Quiz

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 17th, 2014
"There'll be scary ghost stories" is a line from what popular Christmas song?

The answer to last week's quiz is: Snowflakes have six sides. Snowflakes are crystals with a hexagonal structure, so while every snowflake can have a unique pattern or design, all snowflakes have six main sides.

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