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yesqcy - City/Firefighters labor contract must be voted on again - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Very true, everyone has to have a first time. But what about the city attorney and the rest of the council? Nobody?
Mizzougrad - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Your right, the pensions that the city chose to underfund for years because they could, and now it's all our fault. For someone in business, don't understand how you do not understand the concept that you close a station, you don't just reassign the firefighters, because then there are no savings. You close a station because you want to lower the number of firefighters, period. You know…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Once again, I will ask you: Do you understand business at all? The City can't print money. The police and fire pensions have thrown the entire system so far out of whack that the City can't make "want to" decisions; it is a "have to" situation. You can cry the blues all you want about the poor, poor firefighters, but their greed over the years has contributed greatly to this mess, so what…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I haven't read a single comment about laying off firefighters, except, perhaps, from your Chief. You are paid, and paid very well, to do a job. If you don't like it, quit. People will line up to take your spot. No one is complaining about the services you provide. The problem is cost. Why is it so hard to understand that the City coffers are not a bottomless pit? Your pensions have…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Your condescending attitude is just plain insulting. Thousands and thousands of small business owners have suffered in this economy over the past decade or so. Should we all "reinvent" ourselves? What an idiotic statement! It is patently obvious to me from the comments you have made in different discussions that you have lived a life of privilege and have never given an honest day's work in…

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1 year, 5 months ago by Denise Donley

Agg Battery- Terrence M. Oberdahloff and Alex R. Hultz, both employees of Chaddock, report that they were battered by Jonathan T. Robinson(17), who is a student at Chaddock.  Referred to Adam's County Probation.

Arrest / Lodged- Tyson L. Wrencher (17) of 916 1/2 Adam's was arrested for manufacturing or delivery of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia at his residence on 11/7/12.

Arrest / Lodged-  Troy Lee Smith (35) of 1013 Adam's Apt. D was arrested at 8th and Jefferson on 11/7/12 for driving while revoked and child restraint violation.  He was lodged in the Adam's County Jail.

Arrest / Warrant- Jeffery R. Trone (25) of 928 No. 7th was arrested on 11/7/12 at his residence for a FTA - DWLS warrant out of Adam's County.  He was lodged in the Adam's County Jail. 

Criminal Damage- Thomas M. Fritschen of 1009 No. 8th reports that rocks were thrown at his 2006 Volkswagen while he was driving south on 8th between Chestnut and Cherry.

Domestic Violence- Robert T. Lewis and his girlfriend, Trista St. John, both of 424 No. 16th were involved in an argument at their residence on 11/4/12.

Harassment- Both Patricia A. Jones of 913 No. 5th and Faith A. Barnes of 318 Maiden Lane, apt. 201 report that the other harassed her at 500 Maine on 11/2/12. 

Hit and Run- Michael B. Baehr of 528 So. 10th, Ashley A. Whisler of 528 So. 10th Apt. 1/2 both report their vehicles struck by a vehicle sometime on 11/2/12.  The suspect vehicle left the scene without providing any information.

Lost Articles- Chester M. Couchman of 4101 S. 46th reports that he lost his wallet in Quincy on 11/2/12. It was later recovered and returned to him. 

Arrest- Ana M. Hedberg, 18, of 318 S. 9th for Retail Theft at Claire's Boutique (3340 Quincy Mall) on 11-04-12 @ 1500 hours. Released on cash bond. 

Arrest- Nicole R. Dyke, 19, 1810 Lind, Speeding in a School Zone  RL NTA 

Arrest- Marcus A. Morgan, 24, of 513 Hampshire #423 for Expired Registration Sticker and Uninsured Motor Vehicle at 5th & Cedar on 11-07-12 @ 0928 hours. Released on NTA.


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