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Well said, whiner1!!! Somebody at Sony Pictures Entertainment was desperately trying to be edgy and topical when they approved the production of The Interview (in spite of the fact that the creators of South Park already poked fun at North Korea a decade ago). Truth be told, the screenplay for The Interview probably should have found its' way into the trash can a long time ago. No theater owner…
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The NFL officially announced earlier today (12/20/14) that no team will be moving to Los Angeles for the 2015 season. So the St. Louis Rams are staying put, for the time being. Happy holidays, sports fans! :-)
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Is a cheap shot like that really necessary?
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A public figure that did a good job mixing things up. I did not agree with him many times, but glad he was there to balance the board(he really does love the sound of his own voice). It is important to know when to exit the stage, I think he is doing that at the right time.
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Maybe you are the guys that went south! Must like the buddy system that has been goin on for years! Take off your blinders and look at some of these people and there back rounds (education, work experience). I can't wrap my head around a janitor giving advice on construction aspect of a building! This Peters guy should not of said that! I looked up his past wage and experience! Wow! Went from…

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Click here for Dogwood Festival schedule

2 years, 7 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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