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1950Brutus - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
20 years ago some claimed the same thing about gay marriage. When someone wants a different answer they will find a way to come up with that answer. Being the cynic that I am I wouldn't be surprised if someone is working on that new answer even as I type.
Givemeliberty - Proposed FY15 Budget: $1 million in cuts, new Yard Waste stickers - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.
MOORE Taxes MOORE Fees LESS Transparency LESS Service MOORE (or LESS) for Quincy..... but we got a scorecard, Baby! Moore taxes Moore fees Moore scandles Less transparency Moore or less for Quincy..... But we got a scorecard baby!!!! the differences being the word scandles and a couple extra exclamation points, you could probably legally consider this plagiarism if it wasn't your own…
1950Brutus - Airport manager Hester resigns - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Very possible - but no 2 week or longer notice is another point for the circumstantial circumstances in this case. Plus if someone leaves for another job that is usually part of the departure statement. In the QU case it was even announced where he was going before he got the job - but maybe this was a negotiating ploy. I am sure the FAA is as anal-retentive as other government bureaucracies. So we…
Stupid_Dems - Airport manager Hester resigns - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Q it's the first of the month and they are waiting for their checks.
qfingers - Airport manager Hester resigns - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The FAA investigation was about training records...why purportedly has been fixed. You have to document every little thing you do as "training". Typically there are only two reasons to resign...to avoid being fired...and to move on (to retirement or another job). I'll bet he got a better job. Quincy Regional is a beginner airport which barely qualifies for a full time administrator and even…

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9th Annual ‘Bike For Food” bicycle ride to raise money for local food pantries

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Since 2006, the “Bike For Food” program has raised over $127,000 for area food pantries

9th Annual ‘Bike For Food” bicycle ride to raise money for local food pantries.

Last year’s event raised more than $30,000 for eleven area food pantries.  Since 2006, the “Bike For Food” program has raised over $127,000 for area food pantries.

Mark Wiewel, President & CEO of Western Catholic Union, and two sons, Mathew and Mark, will ride their recumbent bicycles to raise money for the food pantries.  Donations are appreciated.

Contact information:  Mark Wiewel 217-222-6444, or email mwiewel@wculife.org.

Mark and his sons plan to ride nearly 450 miles on trails in Madison County IL  To raise money for local food pantries. 

Food pantries globally, nationally, and locally are in desperate need of help. This fundraiser hopes to address the local need, as well as bring attention to the growing problem. 

Western Catholic Union matches donations up to $500 for each food pantry. In order to qualify for the match, donors should write the word “BIKE” on their check, money order, etc.   

The Western Catholic Union is one of 70 fraternal benefit societies in the United States.  The WCU provides insurance and annuity products, and also promotes social and charitable activities for the benefit of its members.


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