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pjohnf - BGA lawsuit aims to lift veil on IHSA finances - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Fine let's make the IHSA open their books and meetings to scrutiny but state government should not be allowed to control high school sports. Government screws up everything it touches and we don't need state government screwing up high school sports too.
XBgCty - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
How about if they get food stamps and a free lunch, the food stamp amount if lowered by what the free lunches cost. As that is double dipping. WHY should the taxpayers have to pay them twice of more for the same thing?
XBgCty - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If you get more then you paid in, it is an ENTITLEMENT. As it is someone else's money. If you get a deduction, you get to keep more of YOUR money. Liberals think the money people earn belongs to the government or other people, so if you get to keep some of the money you earn, liberals view that as an entitlement. There in lies the problem with this country. If you earn the money and you get…
AYHSMB - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
These kids would do fine on rice, beans, PBJ and any number of CHEAP healthy foods that people have been getting by on for millennia. I know. My parents raised 6 and everyone of us was skinny, healthy, and had a full stomach every day. We were eligible for every program out there at the time, but my father would have none of it. We packed our lunches until the school system wouldn't allow it.…
CoolEdge - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There should be no cheating of course, but this is one place where tax money goes directly to making it a little easier to raise kids. I'm for that. I'm for a subsidy/entitlement/credit whatever ... for families raising children, even if they have seemingly marginal need. Money for school lunches is a rather direct way of providing that, with no way to directly divert that money. I guess…

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Quincy YMCA to hold Tie Die Extravaganza

1 month ago by Bryan Nichols

Kids can tie die clothing items for 4th of July

The Quincy Family YMCA will host a Red, White and Blue Tie Dye Extravaganza on Wednesday, June 25 in the Kids Fit Zone. There are two time slots available for the event; 9:30-10:30am or 4:30-5:30pm.

Come anytime during the Extravaganza hours and have the YMCA Staff help you tie dye your shirt, shorts, socks, etc red, white, and blue just in time for the 4th of July. Please bring a white item to be tie dyed and we will supply the rest! If you forget your white item there will be some available for purchase. Parents are welcome to stay and join in on the fun or take advantage of an hour away from the kids. Cost is $5 for members or $7 for non-members.  

For more information or to register for the event please call the YMCA at (217) 222-9622.


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