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8 million dollars in over run cost is built into the 89 million. That was discussed at the meeting too. So, really it's 81 million. If it's under, it's under, but it won't go over. I disagree that the new schools won't last as long. Architects are committed to building quality structures, not like Ellington and Monroe which were designed to be temporary, both of which are almost…
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By your own logic, would a positive effect on the teachers not have a positive effect on the students? It's all cause and effect and Newton's 3rd law. I could quote and reference many sources which could then be rebutted by your own, I'll leave the Googling up to you, I have better ways to spend my time. Something we all seem to agree on is that there is an issue and the current structure…
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Perhaps UKWP is trying to equate military service with "on the teat" teaching jobs. Of course there are many big differences, especially for military that are deployed, which is part of the job. There are indeed many public school teachers that see their unionized, teaching monopoly, "part time" job as a public service that demands the same respect as our military. Not many retire with PTSD, or…
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how do i get a sign for my yard?
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And you're making the opposite mistake....saying that each thing, when added together, becomes a total justification. That's not how you justify expenditures. You have to make the case for EACH item in it's own right. And you do that compared to what it would cost to fix it in place...assuming you do have to fix it...which apparently we don't...because it hasn't been done.…

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2 years, 1 month ago by Bob Gough

Dinner will be October 6 at the WCU Hall

A chef from Quincy’s sister city, Herford, Germany, will present culinary specialities of that city’s west-central region at a Quincy Sister City Commission fund-raising dinner Oct. 6.

Chef Marc Hoehne, of the ElsbachHaus Restaurant in Herford, North Rhine-Westphalia, will prepare a full Westphalian menu for the dinner in the Western Catholic Hall at 516 Maine.

Proceeds from the dinner will help support the commission’s youth and adult exchanges with Herford and Kreis (County) Herford.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the Quincy Early Music Consort will perform until dinner is served by commission members starting at 6 p.m. Cost is $50 per person or $400 for a table of eight.

On the menu are appetizers of a Westphalian potato soup, potato cakes with smoked ham and cream, aspic of beef with WestphalianRemoulade sauce and a green salad with bacon and potato dressing

The main course is braised beef in sauce ala Westphalia with potato cakes and sweetheart cabbage.  Dessert will be Westphalian Heaven (parfait-style with pumpernickel). German beverages will be available. 

Reservations and tickets are available at Quincy Chamber of Commerce (217-222-7980) located in the Oakley Lindsay Civic Center or from Commission members.  Also tickets can be purchased at the Travel House of Quincy, 3011 Maine Street, (217-222-0515).


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