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EatCrowAss - QPS Board awards QHS contracts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Whining about what?
quincyhydro - Man jumps off Bayview Bridge - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There was a body found behind dollar general?!?!? Which DG?
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Hope the fir and smoke near the yet-to-be-constructed park district handicap playground continues forever. Might help keep the bugs from giving west nile virus and other diseases to the kids trying to play in the bug infested place.
pjohnf - Trash burner has residents seeing red - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Come on Moyers, it's a temporary situation and we have to get rid of all this brush some way and burning is quick and efficient. It's not like the burning is going to be on going and permanent. And the business man complains he can't burn his "stuff" , but unless he's in the tree trimming business his stuff is trash not brush or trees.
WarCry - Shooting near 8th and York - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I actually did have it pointed out to me that this may be a 5th Amendment issue, and that the hole in the foot was self-inflicted. No more evidence of that than anything else, but it's just as possible.

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1 year, 3 months ago from Associated Press

Peoria's school board has voted to lay off nearly 200 employees - mostly full- and part-time teachers.

Education officials voted for the layoffs during a meeting on Monday.

Dave Kinney is the school district's interim comptroller.

He says the district is already facing a $6 million budget deficit on top of falling revenue from property taxes. More budget cuts could follow depending on state funding.

Peoria School District 150 has about 14,000 students in two dozen schools. It employs about 1,000 teachers.

The layoffs also include about three dozen support staff.


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