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migraine_in_qcy - Kelly\'s is still a fun place to eat and drink - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I like Kelly's food and atmosphere, but I don't get the fascination everyone has with melted cheese.
eaglebeaky - Kelly\'s is still a fun place to eat and drink - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Glad to hear that they are back open for business, and that everybody affected is going to be OK. (And yes, after reading this I'll admit I could go for several bowls of their cheese soup, heh heh heh.) If there is any tiny bit of a "silver lining" that can possibly come out of this unfortunate situation, I hope it's that QFD (and the members of the local news media) will take an opportunity…
CoolEdge - Kelly\'s is still a fun place to eat and drink - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Do we get to read the conclusion to the carbon monoxide mystery?
XBgCty - Obama to ban bullets by executive action, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle - Quincy, IL News - Quin
And again you post, proving your ignorance. Being "raised around" guns proves nothing, and adds to the stupidity of your statements. You addressed none of what I said. It is not a "high-powered" rifle. It is in the .22 caliber category (.223). Most rifles are larger and more high powered. They are used for small game hunting and target, because of that fact, that are a smaller caliber. Cheaper ammo…
GuyFawkes10 - Obama to ban bullets by executive action, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle - Quincy, IL News - Quin
Who are you to decide what is necessary? That's a bogus argument as these are not the same weapons and this is about ammo. 30-06 or 223 tell me which is more lethal?

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Quinn vetoes Illinois legislation limiting FOIA

8 months, 1 week ago by Bob Gough

Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed legislation that would’ve made it more difficult for members of the public to obtain large numbers of records under the Freedom of Information Act.

Quinn vetoed the measure Friday. It was sponsored by House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie, a Chicago Democrat, and passed the Legislature in May. The legislation would have allowed public bodies to charge fees for providing electronic data if FOIA requests involved large amounts of information. It also would have given public entities exemptions from having to make copies of records on their websites.

Bill supporters said the measure eliminated “undue burdens.” It was opposed by numerous press associations.

Quinn says the bill penalized those “seeking to learn more about their government.”


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