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eaglebeaky - No decision from Ferguson grand jury this wknd - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Just FYI... CNN, MSNBC, and several websites are reporting (Monday afternoon) that the Ferguson grand jury has reached a decision, and that an announcement will be made later on this afternoon.
CoolEdge - Strawman: And Now WE Get Even With Whitey...... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Even Slate came out in favor of ending the "jackpot baby" problem. http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/p... One friend from Mexico told me it was common for middle class Mexicans to come here to have their…
CoolEdge - Strawman: The Guy the Liberal Press Doesn\'t Know Exists..... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Right, if anyone read the report instead of getting the network tweets, they would not think "investigation blows up in Republicans’ faces as their own conspiracy theories are debunked". Actually those theories were confirmed, not pursued, or cleverly danced around. That tweet theme was the coordinated timely message from the networks, so the talking point people are satisfied, and smugly…
eaglebeaky - QPD Blotter for November 23, 2014 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Nicely done, whhm... I got a good laugh out of this! :-) I'm guessing that the guy must have pumped exactly $10 worth, intending to pay with cash... but then he must've gotten distracted by his kids or something, and absent-mindedly drove away without paying. (A few years back, I got a call from a local gas-station regarding a similar incident; a buddy of mine was staying at my place,…
1950Brutus - Strawman: And Now WE Get Even With Whitey...... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The only ridiculous drivel I've read here is you trying to justify this action by saying that both Republican and Democratic Presidents have acted unlawfully in the past. Please cite an example of a previous executive order that decreed ignoring laws on the books. Also do you really think Strawman can "incite discontent and perhaps violence"? After reading this opinion the thought of going home…

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‘Dream Big In Color’ Run Set for April 26

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All proceeds from the run will support the Quincy Public Schools Foundation and the Dream Big Campaign

 

The Quincy Public Schools Foundation and QHS Leadership Class are pleased to announce the first annual ‘Dream Big in Color’ run that will take place on Saturday, April 26 at 8 a.m.  Participants will begin the 5k run wearing white and finish plastered in color that will be sprayed along the way.  The race is open to all ages and participants are more than welcome to run, jog, walk or even push a stroller throughout the run. 

A post party featuring family friendly fun and food will take place after the race.

Runners who register before April 15 will receive the discounted price - $25 for an individual and $100 for a team of five.  Children 5 & under pay $5.  Children 6-10 pay their age (Ex. 7 yr-olds pay $7).  After April 15, the cost is $35. 

Major sponsors for the event are Knapheide Manufacturing, McNay Trucking, Mercantile Bank, Quincy Medical Group, Titan International and WGEM. 

All proceeds from the run will support the Quincy Public Schools Foundation and the Dream Big Campaign that raises money for technology, fine arts, athletics, curriculum and endowment for the Quincy Public Schools.

For more information and to register, visit www.qpsfoundation.org or call (217) 228-7158 x2256.


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