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1950Brutus - Westview undergoing renovations, becoming more environmentally friendly - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJo
You are right about 1 thing here - I AM SPECIAL.
qfingers - City of Quincy looking to buy new garbage and recycle fleet - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
So here's another $1M we can save this year. Time to revisit contracting it out again.before we run down this rabbit hole. Nothing says we can't re-vote on this. What's that term again....money pit???
LNeck2012 - QND sees slight enrollment dip - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Of course the QND ACT composite is slightly higher. The "unruly, never going to learn anything kids" get dismissed and sent to QHS. Oh, look at that, QND is higher than QHS. Go figure.
LNeck2012 - City of Quincy looking to buy new garbage and recycle fleet - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Think of where this money could have actually been put to good use. But no, now we're stuck buying "new" old trucks to keep going in the recycle and trash business. Way to go Quincy people. God forbid we actually change something in this town. Hopefully this same stupidity doesn't affect the much needed bond referendum in November that needs to pass.
Expatriate - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
This approach, obviously, makes a lot of sense. But I have a couple of problems. I don't want to see young men shot dead when other alternatives are available---even if they do something stupid like shove a cop or run at a cop or resist arrest. There's a real concern that police treat black and white suspects differently. I could run at a cop and yell, "I'm going to kill you" and the…

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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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