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jnalse87 - Child shot and killed in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Why does that matter? If you paid attention to any of the news articles your ignorant a$$ would know his father lives out of state. Jesus Christ you people are something else... SMH!!!
WarCry - Child shot and killed in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
My father was an over-the-road truck driver and my mom tended bar when I was a kid. You have any other smart-ass, unintelligent questions like this?
QuincyGuy - Reward now offered for info on shooting of Quincy 12 yr old - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
It is sad that the young man lost his life. It really is tragic. When most of us older folks were that age, we lost friends too in tragic accidents. Some were killed in wars. That was tragic too but we worked it out 'between each of us' without a team of doctors, councillors and social workers. It prepared us for the future where there won't be this team every time something bad happens.…
WarCry - Child shot and killed in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What difference does that make? Single parents don't count for you when it comes to grief over the loss of a child?
migraine_in_qcy - Child shot and killed in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Because, CW, random shootings are very rare in Quincy. I've been living in the area all my life, and I can't name a single murder that was without cause. Whether love triangle, workplace violence, drug deal gone bad - there's always been a reason. People are dancing around this, but the assumption is that this 12-year old wasn't just randomly gunned down, but that he was part of…

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

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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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