Rules of the Road Course for all citizens in Moline area


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Posted Online: Feb. 13, 2013, 12:44 pm
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Press release submitted by Illinois Secretary of State


Secretary of State Jesse White, in cooperation with Rock Island County Senior Center, is offering a Rules of the Road Review Course for all citizens in the Rock Island area. The course is free to anyone who wishes to attend.

The purpose of the course is to help participants pass the Illinois driver's license renewal examination. The course prepares applicants for the general written and road examinations, and also provides information on the vision screening.

The Rules of the Road Review Course will be held at:
Rock Island County Senior Center, 2221 11th St., Rock Island, 61201

Date: 03/06/2013 Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM



















 



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1914 -- 100 years ago: Levi Cralle, former Rock Island county sheriff, had come from his farm near Mitchell, S.D. to visit friends in the city.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Work is being rushed on the new high school building in Orion to replace the one destroyed by fire last winter. Classes are being held in churches.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Rehearsals for the 84th season of the Handel Oratorio Society chorus will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the stage of Centennial Hall, Augustana College.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Rock Island City Council's plan announced this week to have the federal government vacate Valley Homes public housing and move residents to Arsenal Courts to reduce density may not be feasible.






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