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DaveVictor - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Maybe Duesterhaus could man the corporate headquarters of the Mississippi River Number 21 Hydropower Company in the ones the city pays rent on.
ONCEMORE1 - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Damn, I like where Ego is going with this!
1950Brutus - IHSA to skip hearing after being denied chance to speak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Since court action has already been filed, I think the government should butt out now and wait for the court decision. As is now the situation seems ripe for some major "grandstanding" by both sides as both try to attain the higher "moral" ground. I will be keeping a barf bag handy.
ursadailynews - REBEL MEDIA: If Gov. Quinn put an Olive Garden in Quincy, would he win Adams County? - Quincy, IL Ne
I have a hard time believing Quinn would sacrifice the "Italians and people who like Italian food" vote this close to an election.
qfingers - Practice of end-of-career teacher salary bumps being scrutinized - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.c
And to boot that idea assumes the master's degree somehow makes them "better" teachers. I really have to wonder if that is supported by any facts at all. It's teacher attitude that helps drive student performance...not teacher aptitude. If I look back on my favorite teachers (that I think taught me the most) not a one had a master's degree. Ellington 6th grade Ms Fletcher -- stern but…

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Illinois lawmakers are expected to take on other issues this week while a vote on an income tax increase looms.

The Senate adjourned Monday without hearing any major issues facing the Legislature this spring.

Lawmakers are tasked with passing a state budget and deciding whether to extend the temporary income tax. State revenues would drop by $1.6 billion if lawmakers let it roll back in 2015.

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