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QuincyJournal - Quincy Park Board selects Frericks as executive director - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Depends on the context. :) BG
chebby79 - Sales tax revenues are up in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
does the airport make money/produce income to cover it's expenses or do we need to implement "passenger stickers"?
chebby79 - QPD nabs 66 in latest STEP detail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
66 "hardened" criminals , wow, lol, and yet motorcycle riders do not have to wear helmets. I mean seat belt save lives, right? helmets save lives, too. smoking and drinking take lives, so shouldn't they be illegal? if "big brother" is gonna run our lives shouldn't they be consistent in what they say we can and cannot do? btw, nothing against motorcycle riders, just trying to show the inconsistent…
pjohnf - Chicago alderman challenging Emanuel for mayor - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
One corrupt democrat fighting another corrupt democrat for the bones of Chicago tax payers.
GuyFawkes10 - Quincy Park Board selects Frericks as executive director - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Is QPD the parks or the police?

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