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qfingers - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
The number required to do away with sales tax is an additional 15% on top of what we already pay. So it would be 22.75%. http://www.cato.org/publications/commentary/consi... And the universal rebate would make it progressive so it's really not too bad an idea if we can get rid of the IRS in…
qfingers - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Do you really need a reply to your sarcasm? At least I assume it was sarcasm?
Stupid_Dems - Debate continues on how to go about building Quincy\'s new schools - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
The voters who approved this referendum also expected the construction work and engineering work to be LOCAL. But the Board has went out of town many times over the years most recently they went to Rockford for their printer business. They don't mind taking money from the local taxpayers but don't seem to feel the local folks are good enough to provide the services needed. Hannibal had no…
LNeck2012 - Debate continues on how to go about building Quincy\'s new schools - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
Well let's look at this. A failed construction worker and a a total tool bag want to hire a construction manager knowing full well that there would be no point to it, especially when they're from out-of-town, because we have plenty of firms here that can handle it. And they did this just a few months before they're up for re-election? Leroy Jethro Gibbs doesn't believe in coincidence,…
GuyFawkes10 - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Round it up to 15% and do away with IRS

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Click here for Dogwood Festival schedule

2 years, 6 months ago by Bob Gough

Annual event is this weekend

Friday, May 4
 6:00 p.m. Neighborhood Block Parties, Various Locations.
 7:30 p.m. “Enchanted April” production by Quincy Community Theatre.


Saturday, May 5
 8:30 a.m., Breakfast on the Lawn, First Christian Church, 1415 Maine
 9:00 a.m.-6 p.m., Amusement rides, food, crafts in Washington Park
 9:30 a.m. Parade, 24th and Maine, proceeds west to 6th St. Please bring a canned food item for the “Operation Serve” collection for location pantries.
 9:30 a.m., Quinsippi Needleworkers’ Stitch In, Bank of Quincy, 12th and Broadway.
 10:00 a.m., May Festival Federation square dancing, Quincy Senior and Family Center at 6th & York. For more information contact 217-617-7312 or 217-430-2495.
 12:00 p.m. Tricycle Races registration; races at 12:45. Sponsored by Gem City Kiwanis Club
 1:00 p.m. “First Saturday Walking Tour” sponsored by Quincy Preserves, Washington Park and 5th and Maine Area. Call 224-6873 for information.
 2:00-4:00 p.m., Performances by Vancil Performing Arts, Western Illinois Martial Arts Club, and Center Stage Music, Fifth & Hampshire
 7:30 p.m., Local Q Music Fest, Johnny Bang Bangs on the Quincy Riverfront. Headlinning this year's show are Chicago acts Ami Moss and the Unfortunate, and Max Simmons. Call 217-221-3303 for information. Tickets available at the door.
 7:30 p.m., Mixed Martial Arts, Oakley Lindsay Center. Call 223-1000 for ticket information.
 7:30 p.m. “Enchanted April” production by Quincy Community Theatre.


Sunday, May 6
 8 a.m. Dogwood Bowl Flag Football Tourney, Flinn Stadium. For information, visit www.qhsfootball.com/dogwood_bowl.
 12:00-4:00 p.m., Amusement Rides, food, crafts in Washington Park
 1:00-3:00 p.m., Entertainment, Fifth and Hampshire, including annual Pet Show, sponsored by Petco, and demonstration by YMCA Martial Arts Club
 1-5 p.m. Quincy Preserves House Tour. Six historic homes featured:1422 Maine, 1550 Maine, 210 S. 18th, 129 East Ave., 2085 Maine, 2320 York. Call 217-222-3432 for ticket information.
 1-5 p.m. “Pie on the Porch” of the Women’s City Club
 1:30 and 3:00 p.m., Program and book signing by Author Beth Lane, whose book “Lies Told Under Oath,” tells the story of Adams County’s oldest unsolved murder case. Visitors Center, Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County, 425 S. 12th St.
 2:00 p.m. “Enchanted April” production by Quincy Community Theatre.
 7:00 p.m. Right to Life Concert, St. Francis Church

Schedule is subject to change.


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