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Righty1 - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't recall you calling for a part time mayor when the previous mayor blew $6 million on Hydro which is exactly what put the city in this predicament.
CoolEdge - March jobs report: Illinois workforce shrinks, manufacturing continues bleeding - Quincy, IL News -
And some try to tell us that is just the boomers retiring, but in fact the older folks are working longer, it is the younger folks that are leaning on entitlements more than before.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that, for instance, the labor participation rates of those aged 25 to 54 years decreased from 76.4% in 2002 to 70.9% in 2012 – while the rates of those aged 55 and over…
HuhWhy - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
This mayor is a poor leader. He thinks he is the smartest one in the room. How can you move an organization in the direction it needs to go when the leader is not competent?
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Another idea that was put forward to try and prevent cuts and/or taxes, presented by the mayor and shot down by (part of) the council. But guess who will be blamed....
WarCry - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't see why not. Those very same elected officials (at the state level, anyway) seem to think it's perfectly acceptable to renege on established contracts when they decide it cost too much to honor the commitment. Good for the goose, right? (BTW, this isn't an issue of whether you support unions or not. Even if you hate them and think they screwed everyone over with their contracts,…

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From Blessing Hospital:

A boy to Dana and Dan Golden of Quincy, IL

A boy to Kelsi Gibson and Joel Goehl of Quincy, IL

A girl to Erin Barnard of Loraine, IL

A boy to Katie and Jeremy Peyton of Quincy, IL

A girl to Toni Hastings and Matthew Sparks of Quincy, IL

A girl to Melissa Foster and Antone Hoskins of Quincy, IL

A girl to Holly & Jon Fecht of Carthage, IL

A girl to Megan & Joey Cox of Bowling Green, MO

 

Death Notices

Donald Kistner, age 82, of Quincy, IL died 4/23/15 - Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors in Quincy, IL

Frances E. Hyer, age 90, of Good Samaritan Home died 4/22/15 - Lummis Hamilton Funeral Home in Camp Point, IL

Stanley Logsdon, age 60, of LaGrange, MO died 4/22/15 - Davis Funeral Home in Canton, MO

Robert Fruehe, age 85, of Quincy, IL died 4/22/15 - Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors in Quincy, IL

Constance J. Neill, age 73, of Carthage, IL died 4/21/15 - Printy Funeral Home in Carthage, IL

Betty D. Hopkins, age 89, of Hamilton, IL died 4/20/15 - Printy Funeral Home in Carthage, IL

Daniel T. Ernst, age 83, of Quincy, IL died 4/20/15 - ZRSC Funeral Home in Quincy, IL

Wilma Kaiser, age 95, of 418 Washington died 4/19/15 - Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors in Quincy, IL

 

 


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