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Snarky_2 - Emanuel pushes for decriminalizing marijuana statewide - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
there are as many reasons to avoid this as to pass this suggestion from Rahm. The problem is the other drugs that are so much worse. Let the police focus on the dealers and growers and prosecute them for Tax Evasion as they did Al Capone....
UJacks1 - Emanuel pushes for decriminalizing marijuana statewide - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Rahm, to quote you, "It doesn't make sense" to have a no gun zone in Chicago yet you have guns all over the place. Why not mind your business in Chicago and fix the illegal gun problem? Doesn't Illinois have empty prisons? So, reduce overcrowding by moving prisoners into them. The state apparently has millions to spend on overtime within the prison system, instead of overtime, spend the money…
UJacks1 - Some neighbors not happy with Madonna House - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The city can solve this with "spot zoning" -- hey, they do it all over town!!
qfingers - QPD nabs 66 in latest STEP detail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The guy in that video wasn't quite in the right...he should have answered the simple question "is this your current address" since it is a perfectly valid question in determining your compliance with registration laws. He didn't need to jump to the "am I being detained" until after his docs were checked which would've prevented the response he got. 625 ILCS 5/18b-103.1) (from Ch. 95…
qfingers - Some neighbors not happy with Madonna House - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And the property next door at 401 S 12th was just transferred to Madonna House (it's on the most recent property transfer list). So now they'll have two buildings. That's not likely to make things better unless they keep it strictly residential and for the support of the residents. I have donated (and been) to Madonna House too and I must agree that operating an open food pantry there…

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Shoshinkan Martial Arts offered by the Quincy Park District

3 months ago from Quincy Park District

Summer session kicks off Tuesday, June 24

Improve your focus, fitness and mental discipline with the Shoshinkan Martial Arts program offered by the Quincy Park District.

The summer session kicks off on Tuesday, June 24 in the Recreation Room at the District office, and runs every Tuesday and Thursday until August 14, for $70. 

Youth Beginner (ages 7-12) and Adult Beginner (ages 13 and up) go from 6:45 to 7:35 p.m., and Youth Advanced and Adult Advanced run 7:45 to 8:35 p.m. 

These challenging and rewarding classes are taught by members of the Seibukan, U.S.A., and Kokusai Shoshinkan Renmei. 

Registration is now open at www.quincyparkdistrict.com, or by calling the District office at 217-223-7703. 

For more information on Shoshinkan Martial Arts, please contact Mark Callaway at 217-223-7703. 

The Quincy Park District will enhance the quality of life for all its residents through the provision of a well-planned, developed, maintained and accessible system of public parks, facilities and programs. 

If you would like to arrange for interviews or stories, please contact Tim Klobe at 217-919-0319.


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