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QuincyJournal - Baldwin School evacuated following smoke in building - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Or the voters might allow the school district to take care of that on Tuesday. And, no, I don't believe anyone with the School District shoved smoke bombs in the vents...although I'm guessing some of the grassy knollers thought that when they read the story. BG
1950Brutus - Baldwin School evacuated following smoke in building - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Maybe we get Quinn back here on Monday and he can give us the money to fix it.
WarCry - Amazon to open facility in Illinois, hire 1,000 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Right, except that when these offers AREN'T made - say, when Quincy Compressor announced they were moving - it was a hue and cry of "Why didn't the city do more to keep them here?!!??" 1000 people means more spending on rent or home purchases. It means more people buying groceries, deodorant, toilet paper. It means more people going to restaurants and movies and malls and gas stations and…
1950Brutus - Amazon to open facility in Illinois, hire 1,000 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
According to line 23 of the IL 941 I paid use tax that would amount to more than $1,600 of out of state purchases. I was no where close to this - $500 at most. So, besides over paying my taxes you are trying to lay a guilt trip on me. Sorry not buying it - I've rendered to Ceasar so much my butt hurts.. Enough self-righteous bunk for one post - let's move on.
1950Brutus - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Anyone who can get his party's nomination and run such a close race, as Rauner has done, is a POLITICIAN. He is not a CAREER politician but he is a politician. He is not the white knight riding in on horseback to save us all.

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Click the videos above to watch the candidates for governor and also the candidates for the Illinois 94th District House seat.

The Adams County Republican Party Lincoln-Reagan Luncheon took place Sunday at the Quincy Senior Center.

Speakers included gubernatorial candidates State Sen. Kirk Dillard, State Sen. Bill Brady and Treasurer Dan Rutherford. Businessman Bruce Rauner had confirmed his appearance at the event but cancelled Saturday night. His Lt. Governor pick, Evelyn Sanguinetti, spoke in his place.

Dillard's running mate, State Rep. Jil Tracy of Quincy, as well as U.S. Senate candidate Doug Truax and State Treasurer candidate Bob Grogan spoke also.

Locally, the men vying to replace Tracy in the State House, Randy Frese and Marshall Schrader, took their turns at the podium.

And, the three candidates for County Clerk and Recorder shared their message. Becky Weed, Chuck Venvertloh and Scott Stone will each speak.

 


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