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UrKidsWillPay - Fast food workers vow civil disobedience - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This comment was originally posted under PJohF and now it is under pull this leg. Looks like someone has an alter ego or two that they can use to make it look like people are agreeing with them.
1950Brutus - Illlinois Dem leaders urge minimum wage hike - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
40 hours times $8.25 is $330.00. Where does the $77.00 come from ?? Oh YES - this is the net AFTER TAXES are taken out.
UrKidsWillPay - Fast food workers vow civil disobedience - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
"The CPI market basket represents all the consumer goods and services purchased by urban households. Price data are collected for over 180 categories, which BLS has grouped into 8 major groups. These major groups, with examples of categories in each, are as follows: • Food and beverages (ham, eggs, carbonated drinks, coffee, meals and snacks); • Housing (rent of primary residence, fuel oil, bedroom…
UrKidsWillPay - Fast food workers vow civil disobedience - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What do you mean it would be $8.00 now not accounting for higher cost of living. The governments own website http://data.bls.gov/cgi-bin/cpicalc.pl?cost1=.75&... shows that .75 in 1947 would have the equivalent buying power as $8.02 today. That DOES take into account higher costs of living. ITS…
migraine_in_qcy - Fast food workers vow civil disobedience - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
It was a dumb idea when it was passed in 1947, and it's a dumb idea today.

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1 year, 10 months 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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