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Righty1 - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't recall you calling for a part time mayor when the previous mayor blew $6 million on Hydro which is exactly what put the city in this predicament.
CoolEdge - March jobs report: Illinois workforce shrinks, manufacturing continues bleeding - Quincy, IL News -
And some try to tell us that is just the boomers retiring, but in fact the older folks are working longer, it is the younger folks that are leaning on entitlements more than before.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that, for instance, the labor participation rates of those aged 25 to 54 years decreased from 76.4% in 2002 to 70.9% in 2012 – while the rates of those aged 55 and over…
HuhWhy - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
This mayor is a poor leader. He thinks he is the smartest one in the room. How can you move an organization in the direction it needs to go when the leader is not competent?
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Another idea that was put forward to try and prevent cuts and/or taxes, presented by the mayor and shot down by (part of) the council. But guess who will be blamed....
WarCry - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't see why not. Those very same elected officials (at the state level, anyway) seem to think it's perfectly acceptable to renege on established contracts when they decide it cost too much to honor the commitment. Good for the goose, right? (BTW, this isn't an issue of whether you support unions or not. Even if you hate them and think they screwed everyone over with their contracts,…

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American Cancer Society seeks survivors

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Survivor Celebration Dinner set for May 20

 

The American Cancer Society Survivor Celebration Dinner will take place Tuesday, May 20 ahead of the June 13 Relay for Life event and Survivor lap.

The event organizers are inviting all cancer survivors to attend the free dinner with a guest on May 20 at Town and Country Inn and Suites. The dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. Registration is automatic when registering for the Survivors lap.

Survivors are also encouraged to join Relay for Life on June 13 at Flinn Memorial Stadium for the “Survivor Lap” at 6:00 p.m. Their caregivers are invited to the “Caregiver Lap” immediately following.


Each registered cancer survivor (newly diagnosed or long term) will receive a complimentary Relay for Life survivor t-shirt to wear during the lap and throughout the year.

 Registration is required at www.relayforlife.org/adamsil by clicking “sign up” and “walk the survivor lap.” Contact Amy Erva at (217) 523-4503 or amy.erva@cancer.org with questions. 


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