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eaglebeaky - Man charged in death of 9-year-old girl in Ferguson - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I'm so glad to hear that they caught somebody for this! Such a heartbreaking, senseless loss. :-( R.I.P. Jamyla.
eaglebeaky - Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at IL Vets Home - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I also just wanted to add... I've got a family member residing at the Veterans' Home and thankfully, it seems that the facility IS taking this situation extremely seriously (along with the county Health Dept, and the state's Dept of Veterans' Affairs). I got an email from my brother late last night; he had been in touch with various staff and administrators at the Veterans'…
eaglebeaky - Poll: Biden trumps Clinton in general election, Trump surges - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Exactly! Gov. Perry is the perfect analogy. (My first thought was Fred Thompson, a few years back. Lots of people were practically begging Thompson to throw his hat into the ring... and then once he did, they acted all indifferent about his candidacy and didn't back him. It was very odd.) I was watching something on TV yesterday morning, where they were discussing the possibility of Biden…
eaglebeaky - Raiders and Blue Devils back in action tonight on QJTV - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Thanks for putting the games online. It's kinda too bad that the games take place at the exact same time (I'd like to watch both), but I'll take what I can get. :-)
ONCEMORE1 - Oil’s down, gasoline isn’t. What’s up? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
As always, Hutter and Ayers are in bed together and set the prices the way they do because they CAN!! If you ever ask them, their attitude is basically, "Take it or leave it"...............

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Illinois strip club tax being considered

3 years, 6 months ago by Bob Gough

Illinois lawmakers could vote this spring to impose a “pole tax” — a tax on stripper poles, that is

From qctimes.com:

SPRINGFIELD — Illinois lawmakers could vote this spring to impose a “pole tax” — a tax on stripper poles, that is.

Under legislation pending in the Illinois Senate, operators of adult entertainment facilities would pay a $5 fee to the state for each person who enters their establishments, with the proceeds going to fund rape crisis centers and other sexual assault assistance organizations.

State Sen. Toi Hutchinson said it didn’t take long for a lobbyist representing strip club owners to contact her after she filed the proposal.

“I knew it was going to be provocative,” the Olympia Fields Democrat said.

Hutchinson said she has nothing against strip clubs and topless bars but thinks they should contribute to the cause of helping abused women.

“If you’re going to sell sex and alcohol, then bad things sometimes happen,” Hutchinson said. “I’m hopeful they’ll work with me to take some of the stink off their name.”


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