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Righty1 - The cost of maintaining homes where no one lives - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
They sell tents at Wal-Mart. Based on the quality of work they do that would be to good for them.
QuincyGuy - Quincy Park Board selects Frericks as executive director - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I am happy for Rome also. Does the law require that all that time and money be spent to look for a new person when he was the man to start with? Just curious. All three were great picks but Rome has a lifetime of experience with this type of thing.
QuincyGuy - The cost of maintaining homes where no one lives - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I wish it showed a line item cost for the Gov. Mansion (utilities, security, maintenance, etc.) I doubt that Rauner would live there either. "It would be cheaper to own a Hotel/Motel in Springfield and have the elected officials stay there when in town and the other rooms would help pay for it. The sale of those homes would buy a hotel/motel".
ab123 - Quincy Park Board selects Frericks as executive director - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I LOVE seeing all the positive comments. Great choice made by the board. QPD is going in the right direction. Congrats Rome!
QuincyJournal - Quincy Park Board selects Frericks as executive director - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Frankenhoff said it was Frericks' call as to if the job was filled and who would fill it.

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10th annual "Ploughman's Lunch"

1 year, 10 months ago by Denise Donley

Lunch will be from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

On Wednesday November 14, 2012 Christ Lutheran Church, 333 South 36th Street, Quincy, IL will sponsor the 10th Annual “Ploughman’s’ Lunch” from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Church. 

Lunch will consist of Chili, Vegetable Soup or Chicken Noodle soup with rolls, cheese, dessert and drink for $6.00 ($3.00 for children).  Tickets may be purchased at the door and carry-outs are available. 

All proceeds will benefit the YWCA and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will match the proceeds. 

The custom of a Ploughman’s Lunch was originated in England and was meant as a quick, hearty meal that could be eaten at the side of the field so that work could continue.  In the mid 1950’s the tradition was revived by British Pubs as a marketing tool to increase sales. 

Past Ploughman’s Lunches have raised a total of more that $14,000.00 to benefit many local organizations.


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