Monthly Archives: April 2016

Throwback Thursday 4/21/16: “Quad-Citians Have Been Bowling For 148 years”

“A while back, several older bowlers — yes, I was one of them — were discussing former bowling centers that had been in business many years ago. Someone raised the question as to how long bowling has been available in … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday 4/14/16: “Two Of The Oldest Bowling Leagues Reside In The Quad-Cities”

“Did you know that two of the oldest bowling leagues that are certified each year by the United States Bowling Congress are located in the Quad-Cities? The Tri-City Classic, which takes place at Leisure Lanes, is in its 109th season. … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday 4/7/16: “Quad-Cities Loses Bowling Legend”

“One of the Quad-Cities’ bowling legends was laid to rest this past Wednesday when Harold “Penny” Spaulding was honored at his funeral. Penny died on Saturday, Feb. 23, at the age of 83. It has been my privilege to know, … Continue reading

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