Friday, Aug 1, 2014
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Recent Comments

gizzard93 - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Have you got $25000000 to pay for it?
hinkdad - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
How about pooling resources from the QFD, QPD, Adams County Sheriff's Dept, and Adams County Ambulance. Then constructing a SINGLE municipal building at say...... 14th and Broadway when Blessing pulls out? You could have a new jail, with the QPD in the same building (no more moving prisoners between buildings), new courthouse, new central fire station, and new ambulance hub. The City/County could…
migraine_in_qcy - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Other than general feelings about how the jail is old and unsafe, no one yet has given any actual examples of safety problems with the current jail. Obviously I don't spend my time there, so I don't know what issues there are. One of you that thinks we need a new jail (WarCry, WmMunny) because the current one is old, please give evidence of why the current jail is unsafe. Don't just…
pjohnf - Mendon men arrested in cannabis investigation - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Migraine, you are so right on, government isn't concerned about citizen's welfare, it's always been about money, power and control. Why do barbers, hairdressers and other such jobs need a license from some state bureaucracy? It's about the money?
WarCry - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
See, I like that big, empty lot at the corner of 8th/Jersey. Put up a nice, multi-story building, move the county's sheriff's offices and jail over there with underground parking like the city police have. Put in some space for the state police to have an office or two in there as a satellite to the Pittsfield office, and keep some space for growth as needed. Put the jail in the upper sections…

Most Popular

Arrest made in Schuyler Co. Child Porn operation

Second break-in suspect caught Updated

3 face charges in attempted jailbreak Updated

Mendon men arrested in cannabis investigation

Multiple reports of burglaries on Quincy's north side

Instead of improving business climate, Durbin vilifies Illinois business looking to leave

Back pay, OT pushes Illinois government’s ‘$100,000 club’ to 7,800 members

Newcomb, jobs topic of mayor's lunch Video

Illinois cracking down on unemployment fraud

2 months, 3 weeks ago from the Associated Press

Collected $26 million in federal tax refunds

State officials in Illinois say they're cracking down on unemployment fraud.

The Illinois Department of Employment Security said that so far this year, it has collected $26 million in federal tax refunds from people who knowingly collected unemployment insurance while working. The department said it has collected more than $120 million over the length of a 3-year-old program.

State officials say people who owe the department money because of fraud won't receive future benefits until their debts are paid.

The department said it has confiscated federal tax refunds more than 58,000 times over the last three years. IDES says the garnishment program is making a difference, and about 920 people entered repayment plans in its first year. Now that number is nearly 3,500.


From the Newsroom

QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 1 hour, 46 minutes ago

Northeast Missouri Truck and Tractor Pull - Event is 7 p.m. Saturday in Palmyra http://t.co/G1n0XyF5my
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 3 hours, 3 minutes ago

Rauner says he'll be 'champion' for farmers - Farm plan focuses on reducing regulations and taxes http://t.co/3Y4AuLGGkw
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 12 hours, 19 minutes ago

Spare Change for Real Change to take place Friday - Police will collect money at designated intersections for Spec... http://t.co/saSE2oU2rI
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 17 hours, 53 minutes ago

The Cardinals equivalent for what the Tigers gave up for Price was Piscotty, Wong and Miller. #justsoyouknow