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What kind of business was Webster's?

This question has been sitting in our inbox for some time. We've tried to find something related to a Webster's store, but haven't come up with anything solid.

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I heard there was 19 inches of snow on Easter 1978. Is this true?
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I heard there was 19 inches of snow on Easter 1978. Is this true?

I'm guessing this question was submitted becuase of the Easter snowstorm we received this month. There was snow that Easter, but it doesn't look like it was that much.

Was there a caboose in Quincy that served as a clothing store?
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Was there a caboose in Quincy that served as a clothing store?

There was a caboose that served as a cloithing store in Quincy. It was simply called the Caboose, and it was at 427 N. 18th.

How did the current elementary schools get their names?
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How did the current elementary schools get their names?

When the Quincy School Board started the naming process of the new elementary schools, Herald-Whig Staff Wrtier Deborah Gertz Husar compiled a list for the March 20, 2016, issue.

Why are some Quincy lots elevated above street level?
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Why are some Quincy lots elevated above street level?

In some areas, homes were built up higher after terrain was filled in, bu in others the streets were dug out.

Why is Vietnam Veterans Day not recognized?
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Why is Vietnam Veterans Day not recognized?

A law signed last year offically made March 29 National Vietnam Veterans Day to honor Vietnam veterans and the sacrifices they made.

Will existing playground equipment be moved to new QPS schools?
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Will existing playground equipment be moved to new QPS schools?

Playground equipment at school sin the Quincy School District will not be moved to the new school locations. School Board member Mike Troup, co-chairman of the Building Committee, said the equipment at the schools is no longer up to code.

What do the 'high shoulder' signs on Interstate 72 mean?
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What do the 'high shoulder' signs on Interstate 72 mean?

The signs were installed because the shoulders are susceptible to heaving during winter months.

What's the truth behind the boys who vanished in Hannibal?
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What's the truth behind the boys who vanished in Hannibal?

The true story may never be known about what happened to the three boys, who went missing more than 50 years ago. Joel Hoag, 13, Billy Hoag, 11, and Edwin Craig Dowell, 14, vanished May 10, 1967.

Will Quincy Transit Lines routes be updated with new schools?
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Will Quincy Transit Lines routes be updated with new schools?

The city of Quincy is preparing a request for proposals for a route study for Quincy Transit Lines. Quincy Transportation Director Marty Stegeman said recommendations from the route study would be reviewed and adjustments could be made.