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qtown1 - Shields leaves QND before even starting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Stay with the local guys like Bonness,Conover,Douglas,Kinscherf!!
qtown1 - Shields leaves QND before even starting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Where was this? was that 4 state titles?? A Health Teacher?? Still there after 30 years?? I dont believe this stuff!!!
qfingers - White House insists tough new carbon restrictions are legal under Clean Air Act - Quincy, IL News -
I agree that name calling is not conducive to reasoned discussion. Try this information and let us know of counter arguments. http://patriotpost.us/opinion/19138 It confirms what I've know for decades...modeling (of most all types) is horrible and, in particular, doing future planning on chaotic (e.g. weather) modeling systems…
ChristiMay - White House insists tough new carbon restrictions are legal under Clean Air Act - Quincy, IL News -
How does calling someone's beliefs "moronic" advance the conversation at all? Just because there is disagreement on a topic does not mean those who disagree with you is a moron. What is unfortunate is that type of name-calling often replaces robust discussion...just because you think you're right, doesn't necessarily make it so.
Nottoday25 - City to spend $213K to finish curbside cleanup - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
City might not want to allow the development at 36th and Harrison. I do believe this would be on the same sewer lines that end up at 26th & Harrison and flooded multiple homes a few years ago.

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