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ONCEMORE1 - Poor families use \'supervouchers\' to rent in Chicago\'s priciest buildings - Quincy, IL News - Qui
Sounds like those democrat votes are getting expensive in Chicago. Wonder how the PAYING tenants feel about their South Side neighbors moving in and how long before this High Rise becomes another Cabrini-Greene?
WmMunny - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
As un-popular as this is going to sound ....... it'd sure be nice to take a hard, serious look at better jail facilities before someone gets seriously injured or killed up there.
UrKidsWillPay - City of Quincy to spend $342,000 on road salt - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
367 road departments got bid through CMS 195 road depts that also requested bids through CMS did not get a bid including Quincy. You are wrong Go read the herald whig story for a direct quote from mike claret of cms
QuincyGuy - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Dum, de dum dum
strasG - Kirk says some illegal immigrant children being sent to Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.c
Who is paying for these children to be flown to U.S.? As the passengers arrived at U.S. airports did they not have to pass through customs where passports and visas are examined? How did these groups of people get beyond these check points? Who are the people behind the scenes that are pulling some mighty long strings to get around security check points. Does the phrase "Follow the money" sound…

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Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Three men tried to escape Sunday http://t.co/VCXOUP5Emn
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