Business - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

Developer seeks city incentives for project with commercial space, apartments on former Newcomb Hotel site

Updated:

A Cedar Rapids, Iowa developer is proposing that a five-story mixed-use building be placed at the former site of the Newcomb Hotel at 400 Maine. However, it will require significant investment -- potentially $3 million -- from the downtown Quincy TIF district. Hobart Historic Restoration's $3.9 million proposed development, Newcomb Lofts, would have approximately 4,777 square feet of commercial space on the ground floor with 20 market-rate apartments on the four upper stories. More>>

Business Notebook: New barbecue restaurant opens in Pittsfield

Updated:

Red's Smokin' Choo Choo Barbecue had quite a busy first week of operation in Pittsfield. "One of the other restaurants was closed that week, and it was nonstop around here," Red's owner Billy Doyle said. ... More>>

Manufacturing expo at JWCC targets both students, community

Updated:

More than 300 area high school students and the general public alike will have an opportunity Friday to get a glimpse of manufacturing's future. John Wood Community College is hosting a manufacturing expo at the... More>>

Customers who refuse new 'smart' electric meters will pay $20 extra a month

Updated:

Customers with Ameren Illinois who refuse to have a new electricity meter installed will see a $20 monthly charge added to their bills. But Ameren isn't expected to start installation of the new meters in the Quincy... More>>

Business Notebook: Personal chef business opens in Quincy; Louisiana, Mo., courts manufacturer

Updated:

Dorinda Davis has launched a new business as a personal chef and dining party service. La Bella Vita, Italian for "the beautiful life," includes servers in addition to a chef. "It's like having a five-star... More>>

Gas prices expected to fall 15 to 30 cents as autumn hits

Updated:

As owner of his own lawn care business, Quincy's Larry Brooks doesn't pay much attention to gas prices. Going to the gas station up to three times a week to buy gas for his equipment is just a way of life. "I... More>>

Quality of life, cost of living top-ranked in second annual business survey

Updated:

Quality of life and cost of living remain Quincy's greatest strengths, according to results from a survey conducted by the Great River Economic Development Foundationn in partnership with the city of Quincy and the Adams County Board. More>>

Peoples Prosperity Bank prepares for second Quincy location

Updated:

Peoples Prosperity Bank's new branch at 33rd and Maine is expected to open next year. "We're in the final stages of the work with architects," said Kellie Kurre, the bank's community market president. The... More>>

  • People & ProfessionsPeople & ProfessionsMore>>

  • PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS SEPT. 28, 2014

    PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS SEPT. 28, 2014

    Thursday, September 25 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-09-25 14:23:32 GMT
    Activities Andi Clark, MSN, RN-BC, and Helen Zimmerman, BSN, RN-BC, educational services at Blessing Hospital, have earned national certification in Nursing Professional Development from the American Nurses Credentialing...
    Activities Andi Clark, MSN, RN-BC, and Helen Zimmerman, BSN, RN-BC, educational services at Blessing Hospital, have earned national certification in Nursing Professional Development from the American Nurses Credentialing...
  • PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS SEPT. 21, 2014

    PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS SEPT. 21, 2014

    Thursday, September 18 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-09-18 19:38:45 GMT
    Promotions Joanie Steil and Diana Veihl of Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing have been promoted to clinical instructors. Both educators previously held the position of clinical preceptor at Blessing-Rieman. Steil earned...
    Promotions Joanie Steil and Diana Veihl of Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing have been promoted to clinical instructors. Both educators previously held the position of clinical preceptor at Blessing-Rieman. Steil earned...
  • PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS SEPT. 14, 2014

    PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS SEPT. 14, 2014

    Thursday, September 11 2014 12:09 PM EDT2014-09-11 16:09:26 GMT
    APPOINTMENTS Debra J. Gunther and Robert L. Rhea, both of Camp Point, have been elected to the board of directors at Farmers State Bank of Camp Point. Gunther graduated with a bachelor of science in agricultural...
    APPOINTMENTS Debra J. Gunther and Robert L. Rhea, both of Camp Point, have been elected to the board of directors at Farmers State Bank of Camp Point. Gunther graduated with a bachelor of science in agricultural...
  • Real Estate TransfersReal Estate TransfersMore>>

  • Real Estate Transfers

    Real Estate Transfers

    Thursday, September 25 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-09-25 14:22:12 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Sarah K. and Travis M. Jansen, a residence at 1214 N. 24th, to Deanna L. and Garold E. Starman. ...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Sarah K. and Travis M. Jansen, a residence at 1214 N. 24th, to Deanna L. and Garold E. Starman. ...
  • Real Estate Transfers Sept. 7, 2014

    Real Estate Transfers Sept. 7, 2014

    Thursday, September 4 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-09-04 16:03:54 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams Count Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder, Georgia Volm. Adams County Christine M. Terstegge, property in Quincy Township, to Bruce C. Terstegge. ...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams Count Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder, Georgia Volm. Adams County Christine M. Terstegge, property in Quincy Township, to Bruce C. Terstegge. ...
  • Local MarketsLocal MarketsMore>>

  • Wednesday's Close Oct. 1, 2014

    Wednesday's Close Oct. 1, 2014

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-10-01 23:36:41 GMT

     

    Wednesday's Close Oct. 1, 2014 ADM-Quincy Oct. '14 Corn$2.43 Nov. '14 Corn$2.69 LH Nov. '14 Corn$2.93 Dec. '14 Corn $2.93 Jan. '15 Corn $2.89 Feb. '15 Corn $2.89 March '15...
  • Tuesday's Close Sept. 30, 2014

    Tuesday's Close Sept. 30, 2014

    Tuesday, September 30 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-09-30 23:54:47 GMT
    Tuesday's Close Sept. 30, 2014 ADM-Quincy Sept. '14 Corn$2.41 Oct. '14 Corn$2.41 Nov. '14 Corn$2.71 LH Nov. '14 Corn$2.86 Dec. '14 Corn $2.91 Jan. '15 Corn $2.88 Feb. '15...
    Tuesday's Close Sept. 30, 2014 ADM-Quincy Sept. '14 Corn$2.41 Oct. '14 Corn$2.41 Nov. '14 Corn$2.71 LH Nov. '14 Corn$2.86 Dec. '14 Corn $2.91 Jan. '15 Corn $2.88 Feb. '15...
  • Monday's CloseSept. 29, 2014

    Monday's CloseSept. 29, 2014

    Monday, September 29 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-09-29 21:56:54 GMT
    ADM-Quincy Sept. '14 Corn $2.51 Oct. '14 Corn $2.51 Nov. '14 Corn $2.76 LH Nov. '14 Corn $2.91 Dec. '14 Corn $2.96 Jan. '15 Corn $2.93 Feb. '15 Corn $2.93 March '15 Corn $3.23 April '15 Corn $3.27 May ‘15 Corn $3.34 J/J '15 Corn $3.39 Sept. '14 Beans $8.93 Oct. '14 Beans $8.93 Nov. '14 Bean $9.06 LH Nov. '14 Beans $9.28 Dec. '14 Beans $9.46 Jan. '15 Beans $9.50 Feb. '15 Beans $9.45 March '15 Beans $9.45 April '15 Beans $9.56 May ‘15 Beans $9.63 J/J '15...
    ADM-Quincy Sept. '14 Corn $2.51 Oct. '14 Corn $2.51 Nov. '14 Corn $2.76 LH Nov. '14 Corn $2.91 Dec. '14 Corn $2.96 Jan. '15 Corn $2.93 Feb. '15 Corn $2.93 March '15 Corn $3.23 April '15 Corn $3.27 May ‘15 Corn $3.34 J/J '15 Corn $3.39 Sept. '14 Beans $8.93 Oct. '14 Beans $8.93 Nov. '14 Bean $9.06 LH Nov. '14 Beans $9.28 Dec. '14 Beans $9.46 Jan. '15 Beans $9.50 Feb. '15 Beans $9.45 March '15 Beans $9.45 April '15 Beans $9.56 May ‘15 Beans $9.63 J/J '15...
  • Personal Finance TopicsMore>>

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
  • Share news with whig.com

    Have a news tip or a story that you want to tell us about? Enter your email address here to get started.

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thank you for contacting whig.com.  A member of our staff may contact you shortly for more information.

  • News updates from whig.com

    Sign up below for email news updates from The Herald-Whig.

    * denotes required fields


    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Whig Gallery You've Been Spotted
Interactive Toolbox
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Quincy Herald-Whig. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.