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AYHSMB - Gems sale still not final - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I wonder if the new owners are from around here? Possibly related to the Oakleys?
gizzard93 - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I never understand why the Quincy building inspector never mentions that building that houses Bayview Building supply. It is in worse shape than some of the fix or flatten property's and there are people going in and out every day buying building supplies. It is on 630 n 2nd, go down by the bay and look to the east.
Stupid_Dems - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
These are "elected officials" not employees. They are not entitled to heath insurance in my thinking based on the hours they work. I do realize they put in more time than the council meeting. But they are still a long way from being full time. Why are city taxpayers being burdened with the cost of their heath care when the county and the school board do not feed at the trough? The total cost for the…
1950Brutus - Strawman: Eric Holder To The Rescue..... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Is he bringing Oprah with him???
qfingers - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And why should this stop? It's all part of their compensation. They spend a lot more time than what you see on TV. For example, if you eliminate the health care you reduce the likelihood of a small business owner wanting to run. Plus it also means most of the council members have the same health insurance as other city employees...which seems like a jolly good idea There are two reasons…

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Liberty woman dies in early morning crash

QPS Board approves $89 million Bond Issue Video

Man who burned down Newcomb Hotel arrested again

Adams Co. Divorces for August 16, 2014

Driver in fatal Liberty crash now facing charges Updated

Knapheide Family Wellness Center to open Monday

McCaskill: Governor to pull county cops out of Ferguson

Six Quincy property owners face deadline


Up, Down & Around Town

In memory of John F. Tripp

Make reservations now for last Walking Tour of 2014

20 hours, 57 minutes ago from Historical Society of Quincy and Adams Co

The tour will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 6 at the Historical Society’s Visitors Center

Quincy Park District offers fall Adult Soccer League

Quincy Park District offers fall Adult Soccer League

1 day, 22 hours ago by Scott Hardy

The Quincy Park District is offering an Adult Soccer League this fall. The league will be 11-on-11 for…

Walk to support Log Cabin Village

2 days, 19 hours ago  

The Friends of the Log Cabins are looking for individuals or teams to participate in the second annual…

LWV to celebrate Women's Equality Day

3 days, 18 hours ago  

Event is August 24 at Town and Country Inn and Suites

The District Street Dance moves inside

4 days, 17 hours ago by Bob Gough

Downtown event moves to The Phoenix Nightclub, 625 Maine

Blessed Sacrament B-T-S events this Sunday

Blessed Sacrament B-T-S events this Sunday

5 days, 22 hours ago by QCES

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Lighthouse Leadership School will host its annual “Stop & Drop” and “Back-to-School…
Quincy School Board gets first look at $70.3 million budget

Quincy School Board gets first look at $70.3 million budget

3 hours, 48 minutes ago by Bob Gough

Board also approves contract extension, raise for Superintendent Steve Cobb

Gems sale still not final

Gems sale still not final

13 hours, 52 minutes ago by Jim Dewey

Price has been agreed to by the two sides, but deal is not done.

Bad news for hopeful Illinoisans on jobs, economy

21 hours, 18 minutes ago Brady Cremeens, IllinoisWatchdog.com

Statistics suggest Illinois is doing poorly

Quincy Police Blotter for August 20, 2014

21 hours, 22 minutes ago from QPD

Arrest / Traffic Katelyne E. Shull (19) of 217 Stadium Dr. Apt. 14 was arrested for operating an uninsured…

Quincy rated as sixth most affordable city in Illinois

Quincy rated as sixth most affordable city in Illinois

1 day, 13 hours ago from Reboot Illinois

The Movoto real estate blog ranked the 10 most affordable cities in Illinois

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Can Twitter help better identify foodborne illness cases?

21 hours, 3 minutes ago From Illinois Ag Connection

A new analysis shows that new technology might improve foodborne illness surveillance

Pork Board Examines International Marketing Opportunities

1 day, 22 hours ago by USAgNet

The National Pork Board announced a study that will explore alternatives for promoting pork's quality…

Time to start planning for a successful Fall garden

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Some of the best quality garden vegetables are produced and harvested during the fall season when warm,…

Illinois Breaks Ground on $7M Project for Port of East St. Louis

3 days, 17 hours ago From illinoisagconnection.com

The state-funded project will increase access, create jobs
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Editorials & Opinion

Strawman: Eric Holder To The Rescue.....

17 hours, 45 minutes ago by Strawman

      As the racial tension continues to mount in nearby Ferguson, Missouri, we, the normal taxpayers…

Strawman: Turning His Back On America

5 days, 15 hours ago by Strawman

    I was looking at the UK Daily Mail on line recently and came across some coverage I hadn’t seen…

REBEL MEDIA: Want a good laugh? Video

1 week, 2 days ago by Bob Gough

You might be crying before this video ends

Strawman: Did You Hear the One About the Missing Money?

1 week, 6 days ago by Strawman

    Things you just don’t hear about.  There seem to be a lot of them. And there are probably many…

Around the Region

Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown

12 hours, 23 minutes ago from foxnews.com

Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer whose fatal shooting of Michael Brown touched off more…

Clock ticks on Illinois term limits ballot measure

21 hours, 9 minutes ago from the Associated Press

Measure would ask voters to impose term limits on state legislators

Another tense night in Ferguson

1 day, 19 hours ago by St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Fires, shootings and 31 arrests

22 states honor Illinois' concealed carry permit

1 day, 22 hours ago by Associated Press

Most border Illinois or in Midwest

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Dot Foods reveals name for new Mt. Sterling restaurant

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Reservations being accepted now for new Banquet Room

Is there anything Mike Ditka won't sell?

1 day, 22 hours ago by Crain's Chicago Business

More than two decades after the end of his Bears career, Da Coach still is one of the best-known Chicago…

Efforts advance to stabilize the schedules of part-time workers

2 days, 19 hours ago From stltoday.com

Use of "just in time" scheduling is generating efforts, including congressional legislation, to make work hours more predictable

Al Gore sues Al Jazeera for withholding money after Current TV deal

3 days, 17 hours ago from Chicago Tribune

Al Gore and Joel Hyatt filed a lawsuit on Friday against Al Jazeera, claiming the Qatar-based broadcaster…

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Gems sale still not final - Price has been agreed to by the two sides, but deal is not done. http://t.co/ZzosQnVDJn

Recent Comments

AYHSMB - Gems sale still not final - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I wonder if the new owners are from around here? Possibly related to the Oakleys?
gizzard93 - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I never understand why the Quincy building inspector never mentions that building that houses Bayview Building supply. It is in worse shape than some of the fix or flatten property's and there are people going in and out every day buying building supplies. It is on 630 n 2nd, go down by the bay and look to the east.
Stupid_Dems - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
These are "elected officials" not employees. They are not entitled to heath insurance in my thinking based on the hours they work. I do realize they put in more time than the council meeting. But they are still a long way from being full time. Why are city taxpayers being burdened with the cost of their heath care when the county and the school board do not feed at the trough? The total cost for the…
1950Brutus - Strawman: Eric Holder To The Rescue..... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Is he bringing Oprah with him???
qfingers - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And why should this stop? It's all part of their compensation. They spend a lot more time than what you see on TV. For example, if you eliminate the health care you reduce the likelihood of a small business owner wanting to run. Plus it also means most of the council members have the same health insurance as other city employees...which seems like a jolly good idea There are two reasons…

Most Popular

Liberty woman dies in early morning crash

QPS Board approves $89 million Bond Issue Video

Man who burned down Newcomb Hotel arrested again

Adams Co. Divorces for August 16, 2014

Driver in fatal Liberty crash now facing charges Updated

Knapheide Family Wellness Center to open Monday

McCaskill: Governor to pull county cops out of Ferguson

Six Quincy property owners face deadline


Up, Down & Around Town

In memory of John F. Tripp

Make reservations now for last Walking Tour of 2014

20 hours, 57 minutes ago from Historical Society of Quincy and Adams Co

The tour will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 6 at the Historical Society’s Visitors Center

Quincy Park District offers fall Adult Soccer League

Quincy Park District offers fall Adult Soccer League

1 day, 22 hours ago by Scott Hardy

The Quincy Park District is offering an Adult Soccer League this fall. The league will be 11-on-11 for…

Walk to support Log Cabin Village

2 days, 19 hours ago  

The Friends of the Log Cabins are looking for individuals or teams to participate in the second annual…

LWV to celebrate Women's Equality Day

3 days, 18 hours ago  

Event is August 24 at Town and Country Inn and Suites

The District Street Dance moves inside

4 days, 17 hours ago by Bob Gough

Downtown event moves to The Phoenix Nightclub, 625 Maine

Blessed Sacrament B-T-S events this Sunday

Blessed Sacrament B-T-S events this Sunday

5 days, 22 hours ago by QCES

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Lighthouse Leadership School will host its annual “Stop & Drop” and “Back-to-School…