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luanjo3 - Amending Illinois Constitution a tough path for pension reform - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I agree!!! I'm tired of the answer to everything being raise taxes. And if they aren't raising taxes they are trying to come up with new taxes to get even more out of us.
jocar531 - Durbin, Oberweis spar over earmarks, minimum wage - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Term limits is only 1 reason Durbin MUST lose. He voted for BOhealthcare, he wants immigration reform and amnesty, he voted to raise taxes, he was involved in the IRS scandal against citizens free speech and free choice, he votes party lines without representing the people. He is a lying democrat thru and thru. I have emailed him my opinion many, many times and when he responds he is ALWAYS on the…
1950Brutus - Too many governments? Downstate has the biggest share - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
One important factor for me is missing from this article. How many politicians/bureaucrats have served time in jail for Cook and Iroquois counties? The question is not only quantity of government but quality of government.
Stupid_Dems - Amending Illinois Constitution a tough path for pension reform - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You mean they should just keep on footing the bill for every freaking thing? I say the taxpayer has had it! Time to put the goose that lays the golden eggs on a diet. Lets start by cutting our city council and county board in half. Next, every state employee making over $100,000 takes a 10% pay cut. That would be a good start.
1950Brutus - Quincy Police Blotter for July 23, 2014 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Are employees allowed to have their cell phones in the building?? - if so then this is a stupid rule. I doubt the "efficiency" of our government will be impacted much by a cell phone that is turned off.

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This week in Quincy Public Schools 2/5

1 year, 5 months ago by Bob Gough

Lots happening in the K-3's

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH

Berrian Elementary  -  Berrian PTA will be providing hot chocolate to students at recess.  Contact Chrissy Cox, Principal, 228-7691

Monroe Elementary – Quincy Art Center Lesson – Classroom art lessons.  Contact Julie Stratman, principal, 223-8871.

THURSDAY,  FEBRUARY 7TH

Early Childhood and Family Center – Respect Celebration – 9:30am and 1:30pm (20 min) - Legacy Martial Arts will be presenting to the students and staff about respect, reinforcing learned behaviors.  Contact Jamie McDowell, Literacy Coach,  228-7121

Madison Elementary – Scottie’s Skate Night – 6 to 8 pm – PTA sponsors a skate night for students and family. 

Monroe Elementary – Great Shakeout –  10:15am – A earthquake drill that will be happening simultaneously as schools all throughout Illinois.  Contact Julie Stratman, principal, 223-8871.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8th

Ellington Elementary – Gymnastics Night –6:30 to 9:30pm -  PTA is sponsoring a Pizza Fun Night at the Quincy Gymnastics Center, 2010 Jennifer Lane.  Contact Amanda Keck, PTA chair, 653-3786.


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@KeeneMLB @Ben_WGEM Consistently inconsistent.
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@KeeneMLB @Ben_WGEM The season of meh.
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Arrest made in Monday break-in http://t.co/5bni7vXEq9
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@goughmedicine Figured you weren't pleased with him.