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1950Brutus - Quincy Police Blotter for July 23, 2014 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Are employees allowed to have their cell phones in the building?? - if so then this is a stupid rule. I doubt the "efficiency" of our government will be impacted much by a cell phone that is turned off.
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Selective editing? Please tell me that nobody in the media does that? Oh my gosh....my confidence in the media has been shaken!!! Lots of those around...numerous police videos for example where all you see is the person being taken down and not the reason for the take down.
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Theft Austin Creeps reports his black Samsung cell phone taken from where he hid it outside the Adams County Courthouse on 7-16. Maybe the courthouse needs to install a bank of lockers like they have at Scotties: Go in with something you're not supposed to have, like your cell, and you can put in a quarter, lock it up, and grab it on your way out.
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There are two reasons for the # of taxing bodies in IL. I kinda' hate to call them "government" because so many of them make no laws at all which distinguishes "government" from "taxing body". #1 Biggest reason -- bonding authority -- the 1870 IL constitution limited local government's debt capacitty...so the response was simply to expand the # of taxing units. Funding problem solved....…
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Blessing Hospice moves to new Carthage location

1 year, 10 months ago by Denise Donley

Open house on October 4 to meet the staff

Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care’s Carthage staff is now based in an office in the Hancock County Health Department, located at 671 Wabash Avenue in Carthage, Illinois.

Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care has been serving the residents of Hancock County for over two decades, first opening its doors in 1991.

“We are excited to relocate to a more accessible location within the Hancock County Health Department. We have a long relationship with the Health Department, utilizing their home health aides, and look forward to continuing this working relationship moving forward,” says Jeri Conboy, Ph.D., LCSW, director, Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care.

“Hancock County Health Department is very pleased to be working in collaboration with Blessing Hospice to deliver care to the residents of Hancock County. The vast array of resource available from Blessing Hospice to Hancock County residents will be a great benefit,” said Greg Sandidge, director, Information Technology and Professional Services, Hancock County Health Department. “We look forward to a new era of services with Medical Director Dr. Joseph Smith M.D from the Hamilton Warsaw Clinic, Hancock County Health Department, and Blessing Hospice working together to provide the best care possible for our residents.”

The Hancock County Health Department will host an open house on Thursday, October 4 from 2 pm to 6 pm. All are invited to come learn more about hospice and meet the staff.

Blessing Hospice offers specialized care for terminally ill people and their loved ones to increase the quality of the patient’s remaining life. This care is delivered by the hospice team which includes physicians, nurses, social workers, spiritual counselors, home health aides and volunteers who work with the patient, their family and the patient’s doctor.

For more information on Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care, call 877-672-7610 or go to  www.blessinghospital.org/hospice.


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