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migraine_in_qcy - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Make it big enough to house all our criminals instead of releasing and re-arresting them. It's probably cheaper to keep them in a jail than what it costs to support them while they're out committing more crimes.
migraine_in_qcy - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I love the thumbs-down without a dissenting comment. "I disagree completely with what you just said, but I have no idea why and can't formulate an argument in response!"
migraine_in_qcy - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Gee, why not round it up up 10%, easier yet to calculate how much money is being taken to be pissed away by our "leaders".
1950Brutus - REBEL MEDIA: Dick is here to make it all better - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Nothing here suggested to me that he wants to change "majority rules". But majority rules doesn't preclude "minority complaining". Even though it may be "getting old" to you it won't be changing anytime in the near future. Dem bashing is one of my favorite past times - so much material to work with.
jannie122 - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I really don't care - since I think the sales tax in total is 7-3/4 --- I often wonder where that 3/4 of a cent goes :) would at least make it 8% and easier to figure.

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Geo. Keller & Sons closing

Geo. Keller & Sons closing

4 months, 4 weeks ago by Bob Gough

Family business closing after 134 years

After more than 130 years in business in Downtown Quincy, Geo. Keller & Sons will be closing in July.

A company spokesman said the business had been experiencing a steady decline for years.

"It is sad to make the announcement of the company's closing after over 134 years," said Kris Keller. "The four generations of Keller’s and the many employees of the company have made a permanent mark in the history of Quincy. We would like to thank all of the customers and employees of the company who have made it possible for our family to be in business in the Quincy area for so many years."

George Keller opened the business in 1880 and has operated from Ninth and Maine since 1882.  At its peak, it was a John Deere implement dealer along with sell seed and fertilizer for farms and gardens,  including its trademark “K-Brand” seeds.

Keller’s four sons continued the business and Arthur, Jr. operated it until his death in 2007.

Keller employs 21 people.


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@KHQA Best of luck to Carol on her last day. She's got a lot of life left to live.