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whiner1 - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
Thank you for a well thought out explanation of the plight of the black man in America.
whiner1 - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
Just one more racist know-it all. So sad.
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Incorrect. They are to lead based on what their constituents want.
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As the parent of QND grads and a QND alum myself and the parent of current QHS students, I can say that the biggest advantage that QND supplies to its graduates is the intangible "cache" attached to a private school education. College admissions and job recruiters look at and react to the private school education differently than they do to a public school education. This is not without good reason…
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It seems pretty obvious his point was, business "A" trying to make a living is interfering with the city of Quincy to do a cheaper job so to make things "fair" we will just make it illegal to do business with anyone other than us. Seems kind of tyrannical in a way, which to me goes against the principals of the constitution.

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Court date set for May 21

The City of Quincy has cited the owners of the Newcomb Hotel for maintaining and unsafe structure.

The City filed against Elisha Prero, Agent of Newcomb Realty, LLC for maintaining an unsafe structure at 400 Maine on April 26.  During the night of April 17, an approximately 30 ft tall section of the east wall collapsed during a wind storm. 

Director of Planning and Development Chuck Bevelheimer said the owner of the Newcomb was served a notice and have a May 21 court date. More information will be available after the court date.

The City is working through the legal system to obtain ownership in hopes of finding a buyer who can follow through with renovations and bring the five story building back into use. The City is also considering forclosing on the 125-year-old building.

Representatives of the building's owner, Victor Horowitz, were in Quincy last week to inspect the building.

Newcomb Realty LLC owes the City about $480,000 in back taxes, principal, interest and fees from the loan, which was made in 2003.


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