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eaglebeaky - Mike Flynn Makes It Official.. - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Agreed 100%, DukeOfQuincy!!! I know that I'm likely in the minority on this matter when I say this (because Mike Flynn is an inexplicably-popular alternative to Darin LaHood or any of the other hopefuls)... but I believe that there should absolutely be some sort of a residency requirement for political candidates. (It really wouldn't be THAT much of an imposition to merely require that…
qfingers - Is \'thug\' the new N-word? Debate rages over language - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Of all the things to worry about from any side of this situation semantics seems like a "How can I add fuel to the fire" statement instead of being anything constructive at all. The tortured response from Baltimore's mayor was really ridiculous...apologized for calling them thugs and failed to offer any other term other than tortuous multi-word description. From dictionary.com noun 1. a cruel…
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jungle65 - Quincy Fire Station #6 set to shut down - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
How about the Mayor taking away the aldermen insurance, no one should be getting insurance for the hours they put in or how about cutting the number of aldermen in half? This would allow the fire station to remain open which is way more important than the aldermen and may allow for both QFD and QPD to add some bodies!

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Western Illinois U receives award for improving retention rate

9 months, 2 weeks ago dailyherald.com

Students staying at school up to 89 percent

From dailyherald.com:

Western Illinois University has received an award for increasing its student retention rate.

University officials say they were honored at a July 9 national conference on student recruitment, marketing and retention by education consulting firm Noel-Levitz.

Officials say the retention rate of students between fall 2013 and spring 2014 improved to over 89 percent, up from 82 percent last year.

They cite a mentoring program as one reason for Western's success in keeping students enrolled.

Western Illinois President Jack Thomas says he can personally attest to the potential of mentoring relationships "to positively impact student services and retention."

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