Raymond "Skip" Vahlkamp worked at the Illinois Veterans Home from 1961 until he retired as the head engineer in the powerhouse in 1997.
Neither Uber nor Lyft is offered in the Quincy area. The ride-sharing services let users request or schedule a ride through a mobile app.
Rome Frericks, executive director of the Quincy Park District, said the district does have an ordinance that prohibits the use of drones in parks.
Is there any way to walk from Quincy to West Quincy? I don't see a pedestrian lane on either of the bridges, and the lanes are too narrow to walk in the road.
The Everett House at 801 N. 12th was demolished in 1969-70.
The Quincy Taco John's was at 207 N. 36th St. According to a Jan. 2, 1975, article in The Herald-Whig, the fast-food restaurant was owned by Gary Potts of Macomb.
It looks like you mean New Salem in Menard County along the Sangamon River, not to be confused with the community in Pike County.
Matt Higley, director of parks with the Quincy Park District, said he's not positive, but he thinks the foundation you are talking about is part of the original pump station for the Illinois Veterans Home.