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Righty1 - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't recall you calling for a part time mayor when the previous mayor blew $6 million on Hydro which is exactly what put the city in this predicament.
CoolEdge - March jobs report: Illinois workforce shrinks, manufacturing continues bleeding - Quincy, IL News -
And some try to tell us that is just the boomers retiring, but in fact the older folks are working longer, it is the younger folks that are leaning on entitlements more than before.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that, for instance, the labor participation rates of those aged 25 to 54 years decreased from 76.4% in 2002 to 70.9% in 2012 – while the rates of those aged 55 and over…
HuhWhy - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
This mayor is a poor leader. He thinks he is the smartest one in the room. How can you move an organization in the direction it needs to go when the leader is not competent?
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Another idea that was put forward to try and prevent cuts and/or taxes, presented by the mayor and shot down by (part of) the council. But guess who will be blamed....
WarCry - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't see why not. Those very same elected officials (at the state level, anyway) seem to think it's perfectly acceptable to renege on established contracts when they decide it cost too much to honor the commitment. Good for the goose, right? (BTW, this isn't an issue of whether you support unions or not. Even if you hate them and think they screwed everyone over with their contracts,…

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Quincy Senior High School Ranks Second in Illinois for Number of All-State Music Students

2 years, 2 months ago by Bryan Nichols

The tradition of music excellence at Quincy Senior High School continues this weekend (January 23 – 26) at the Illinois Music Education Association Competition in Peoria, Illinois.   25 QHS students were selected by IMEA as All-State Musicians. This is the second highest number of students in the state. 

Students will be participating in the all-state band, orchestra, choir and jazz band with the most musically talented high school students in the state of Illinois. 

All-State Winners Include:

Nathan Allwood                Kara Bainter

Sullivan Finlay                   Caleb Fischer

Bradley Fitzgerald            Matthew Frankenhoff

Sara Gomez                       Sarah Haschemeyer

Emily Helmreich               Erin Kroeger

Hanna Kroeger                 Allison Lawler

Susan Leimbach               Dinah Mikkelson

Joseph Musholt                Thomas O'Connor

Jessica Raney                    Dominic Regner

Benjamin Reinhardt         Sierra Schnack

Jacob Schumacher           Jay Stalder

Brianna Trumpfheller      Kelsi Zaerr

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