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qfingers - Tom Schweich spokesman Spence Jackson found dead - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Yes..."apparent" is ppropriate....article says "multiple sources" and not any official announcement from the coroner who is the one that issues the death certificate. Would take the police announcing it too as "official".
quincymike - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
#1. The sales tax increase is the easy way, correct? I do not think so! Take one look at Cook County and Chicago and look whats happening to their sales tax game. Your local business melts away. Even a little bit decreases the anticipated revenue flow. #2. When I hear comments like "if revenue from the sales tax does not pay the bonds completly then I guess we will have to take it out of the general…
qfingers - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Isn't the true cost of this thing closer to $50M? Isn't that going to be the cost of the bonds? Might be $25M to build but funding it typically costs about twice as much. So that would put the average per household cost closer to $100 per year.. You can't just throw floors on top of a building...especially when they have to be built out of reinforced concrete. There's a little…
Sv3 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Yes, We! Let's raise taxes, so We don't have to work. Let's raise taxes, so WE have free health care. Let's raise taxes so WE can have a free cell phone. How about in a capitalistic system ( sorry you feel that to be a dirty word) we take care of OURSELVES and quit letting GOVERNMENT waste OUR damn money.
quincyhydro - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Quincy Guy why don't you step up and make a donation if you want all these luxuries. The problem is I will end up paying some now and more later. Same BS as the school referendum.

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2 years ago by Bob Gough

More than 1,700 people were out of work to start the year

Quincy’s unemployment rate jumped to 8 percent in January.

The increase is nearly a full percent higher than January 2012 (7.3 percent) and nearly a percent and a half higher than December 2012 (6.6 percent).

Adams County’s rate for January was at 7.4 percent, also higher than January 2012 and December 2012.

According to the statistics provided by the Illinois Department of Employment Security, there were 1,728 unemployed in Quincy in January 2013 compared to 1,580 in January 2012.

Five years ago, in January 2008, there were 1,160 unemployed in Quincy.


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