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OneMansPoison - Parents want ability to opt kids out of state tests - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I would hazard that the teachers and unions have a different reason than the parents.
CordellWalker - Child shot and killed in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What in the he## does that matter? A killer is on the loose. Don't know about you, but I'd rather see a murderer in custody than see a 12-year old sneaking out at night...
pjohnf - Parents want ability to opt kids out of state tests - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I don't care if the unions and democrats support the measure or not, parents should have a say as to whether their children take the tests. They're their children not the state's.
pjohnf - Trey Gowdy: Hillary Clinton wiped her server clean - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Why isn't this woman in prison? She abetted in the deaths of 4 American's in Benghazi, she's been involved in more scandals than Slick Willie such as her cattle futures boondoggle, the WH Travel office charade, Whitewater land scandal, sniper fire landing lie in Bosnia, e-mail scandal, billing records scandal from Rose law firm and confidential FBI files taken to Clinton WH. And those…
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And here I was hoping for somebody better than Reid....not much to choose from I guess.

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City of Quincy to get federal disaster relief for flooding

10 months, 3 weeks ago From WTAD News

The federal dollars will be spent on hazard mitigation to raise the waste water equipment above the 500-year flood stage

The city of Quincy will get federal disaster relief for its sewer water treatment plant damaged during 2013 flooding.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Homeland Security awarded $1.2 million for the repairs.

The federal dollars will be spent on hazard mitigation to raise the waste water equipment above the 500-year flood stage, Quincy director of utilities Jeffrey Conte said.

The contract for the work on the plant is about $4.3 million. The remainder of the money for the project will come from the city's insurance.

The city is on the hook for a $500,000 deductible that will come out of the city's financial reserve funds.

Flood waters got inside the facility and damaged electrical panels during heavy spring 2013 storms.


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