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Quincy business banks on security systems

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Early this month, Steve Donohue had just retasked one of the security cameras in a surveillance system he put in for a customer when the cameras caught the parking lot of the customer's business being vandalized. "I... More>>

Quincy retail sales hit record in 2013, though sales fell off in December

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Quincy retail sales set a record in 2013, even though December sales figures fell short of previous years. Quincy Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Amy Looten believes inflation and concerns about the Affordable... More>>

Business Notebook: Branding ideas, marketing plans sought for Quincy

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A new brand identity is being sought for Quincy to boost marketing of the community. The Great River Economic Development Foundationn and member agencies are seeking proposals for comprehensive marketing and public... More>>

Dot Foods adds warehouse, hires staff at Mount Sterling

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MOUNT STERLING, Ill. -- Dot Foods has completed work on a new refrigerated warehouse at its corporate headquarters and is adding 25 new jobs to staff it. Work on the 110,000-square-foot cooler warehouse began in June. It... More>>

Blessing's Billings backs study outlining economic benefits of early childhood learning

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Brad Billings says he understands the budget dilemma facing legislators in Illinois, which has been bleeding red ink in recent years. "Our state has a lot of challenges," he said. But Billings, president and CEO of... More>>

Business Notebook: Website lists Quincy among fastest-growing cities in state; new homebuyer program unveiled

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Quincy has been identified as the 11th fastest-growing city in Illinois by nerdwallet.com. The rankings on 119 cities come from statistics gathered by the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey from 2009 and... More>>

Local construction nearly complete on Flanagan South oil pipeline

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Construction on the local segment of a $2.6 billion, 600-mile oil pipeline between Flanagan, Ill., and Cushing, Okla., is nearly complete, and the pipeline is expected to be operational by the end of the year. More>>

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  • People/Professions Sunday, April 20, 2014

    People/Professions Sunday, April 20, 2014

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:51:29 GMT
    Activities Janet Armstrong, Sherri Steinmann and Rebecka Maas, account representatives for Charter Media in Quincy, Golden and Hannibal, Mo., attended a workshop for Digital Sales Accelerator offered through the Center...
    Activities Janet Armstrong, Sherri Steinmann and Rebecka Maas, account representatives for Charter Media in Quincy, Golden and Hannibal, Mo., attended a workshop for Digital Sales Accelerator offered through the Center...
  • People/Professions April 13, 2014

    People/Professions April 13, 2014

    Thursday, April 10 2014 2:11 PM EDT2014-04-10 18:11:39 GMT
    Honors The following Realtors associated with Zanger and Associates were honored for their achievements in Dollar Volume or Units for 2013. They were awarded for reaching certain levels of achievement by the Quincy...
    Honors The following Realtors associated with Zanger and Associates were honored for their achievements in Dollar Volume or Units for 2013. They were awarded for reaching certain levels of achievement by the Quincy...
  • People/Professions April 6, 2014

    People/Professions April 6, 2014

    Friday, April 4 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-04-04 18:53:25 GMT
    Activities Dr. Schuyler C. Metlis, plastic Surgeon with the Hannibal Regional Medical Group, attended the 49th annual Baker Gordon Educational Symposium in Miami. Dr. Metlis has been attending this international...
    Activities Dr. Schuyler C. Metlis, plastic Surgeon with the Hannibal Regional Medical Group, attended the 49th annual Baker Gordon Educational Symposium in Miami. Dr. Metlis has been attending this international...
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  • Real Estate Transfers Reported April 20,, 2014

    Real Estate Transfers Reported April 20,, 2014

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:53:53 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Vera M. Ley and Vera M. Rosswog, property in Quincy Township, to Kenneth Joseph and...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Vera M. Ley and Vera M. Rosswog, property in Quincy Township, to Kenneth Joseph and...
  • Real Estate Transfers April 13, 2014

    Real Estate Transfers April 13, 2014

    Thursday, April 10 2014 2:13 PM EDT2014-04-10 18:13:23 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area David P. Goodwin, property in Quincy Township, to Renita K. Goodwin. Fannie Mae, a...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area David P. Goodwin, property in Quincy Township, to Renita K. Goodwin. Fannie Mae, a...
  • Real Estate Transfers April 6, 2014

    Real Estate Transfers April 6, 2014

    Friday, April 4 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-04-04 18:55:10 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Federal Home Loan Mortgage Association, a residence at 636 Spruce, to Camille A....
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Federal Home Loan Mortgage Association, a residence at 636 Spruce, to Camille A....
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  • Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet

    Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet

    Australia's prime minister said Wednesday that failure to find any clue in the most likely crash site of the lost Malaysia Airlines jet would not spell the end of the search, as officials planned soon to bring...
    Australian officials said Thursday that after examining detailed photographs of unidentified material that washed ashore in the southwestern part of the country they are satisfied it is not a clue in the search for the...
  • FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

    FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

    The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes.
    The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes.
  • Vermont leading US in GMO labeling campaign

    Vermont leading US in GMO labeling campaign

    The Vermont House has taken a final, and resounding, vote to pass a bill that's likely to make Vermont the first state with a labeling requirement for genetically modified foods.
    Vermont could likely be the first state in the country to require labels on genetically modified foods, under a bill approved by both legislative chambers and favored by the governor.
  • Local MarketsLocal MarketsMore>>

  • Wednesday's Close April 23, 2014

    Wednesday's Close April 23, 2014

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-04-24 00:11:48 GMT
    ADM-Quincy April '14 Corn $5.04 May '14 Corn $5.06 June '14 Corn $5.08 July '14 Corn $5.08 Aug. '14 Corn $5.05 Sept. '14 Corn $4.89 Oct. '14 Corn $4.79 Nov. '14 Corn $4.89 Dec. '14 Corn $4.89 Jan. '15 Corn $4.88 Feb. '15 Corn $4.88 April '14 Beans $14.72 May '14 Beans $14.74 June '14 Beans $14.77 July '14 Beans $14.75 Aug. '14 Beans $14.05 Sept. '14 Beans $12.38 Oct. '14 Beans $12.22 Nov. '14 Beans $12.36 Dec. '14 Beans $12.41 Jan. '15 Beans $12.41 Feb. '15 Beans $1...
    ADM-Quincy April '14 Corn $5.04 May '14 Corn $5.06 June '14 Corn $5.08 July '14 Corn $5.08 Aug. '14 Corn $5.05 Sept. '14 Corn $4.89 Oct. '14 Corn $4.79 Nov. '14 Corn $4.89 Dec. '14 Corn $4.89 Jan. '15 Corn $4.88 Feb. '15 Corn $4.88 April '14 Beans $14.72 May '14 Beans $14.74 June '14 Beans $14.77 July '14 Beans $14.75 Aug. '14 Beans $14.05 Sept. '14 Beans $12.38 Oct. '14 Beans $12.22 Nov. '14 Beans $12.36 Dec. '14 Beans $12.41 Jan. '15 Beans $12.41 Feb. '15 Beans $1...
  • Tuesday's Close April 22, 2014

    Tuesday's Close April 22, 2014

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:32:10 GMT
    Tuesday's Close April 22, 2014 ADM-Quincy April '14 Corn$4.96 May '14 Corn$4.97 June '14 Corn$5.00 July '14 Corn$5.00 Aug. '14 Corn$4.97 Sept. '14 Corn$4.83 Oct. '14...
    Tuesday's Close April 22, 2014 ADM-Quincy April '14 Corn$4.96 May '14 Corn$4.97 June '14 Corn$5.00 July '14 Corn$5.00 Aug. '14 Corn$4.97 Sept. '14 Corn$4.83 Oct. '14...
  • Monday's Close April 21, 2014

    Monday's Close April 21, 2014

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-04-22 00:29:58 GMT
    Monday's Close April 21, 2014 ADM-Quincy April '14 Corn$4.88 May '14 Corn$4.89 June '14 Corn$4.94 July '14 Corn$4.92 Aug. '14 Corn$4.85 Sept. '14 Corn$4.69 Oct. '14...
    Monday's Close April 21, 2014 ADM-Quincy April '14 Corn$4.88 May '14 Corn$4.89 June '14 Corn$4.94 July '14 Corn$4.92 Aug. '14 Corn$4.85 Sept. '14 Corn$4.69 Oct. '14...
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