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Community Foundation celebrates one big donation, plus two new funds

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The Community Foundation Serving West Central Illinois and Northeast Missouri had several reasons to celebrate Thursday night. Quincy law firm Schmiedeskamp, Robertson, Neu Mitchell LLP, announced it will donate $100,000 to the Community Foundation in celebration of the firm's 100th anniversary. “This is given in recognition of the lawyers and dedicated staff which our firm has had for the last 100 years,” said William “Bill” Keller, Jr., a partner at the law firm. More>>

Western Area Purchasing Co-op: 'What we have up here is a pretty good thing for our schools'

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LAHARPE, Ill. -- The building's green cover serves as a reminder of the "green" saved by area school districts and businesses working with the Western Area Purchasing Cooperative in LaHarpe. The co-op, overseen by the Regional Office of Education serving Hancock and McDonough counties, buys all kinds of supplies in bulk, which translates into savings for its more than 60 accounts.

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Blessing Hospital earns 'top performer' recognition

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QUINCY -- Blessing Hospital has been recognized as a top performer on key quality measures by the Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. The announcement was made as... More>>

Members First to open branch at former Bank of America building at 24th, Broadway

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QUINCY -- A Quincy credit union will soon branch out with a new location at one of the city's busiest intersections. Members First Community Credit Union recently bought the former Bank of America building at the southwest corner of 24th and Broadway. More>>

Business Notebook: Tire Pros Express opens in former Meinecke building; Klingele Veterinary Clinic accredited

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Tire Pros Express Lane has moved into the former Meineke Mufflers shop at 2801 Broadway. "We're doing everything they did at Meineke, plus a little more," said Greg Anderson, Tire Pros Express Lane owner. "We will... More>>

Business Notebook: Bix faces confusion over business name

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Bix Basement Systems of Fort Madison, Iowa, has been working to clear up confusion over its name and coverage responsibilities in the Quincy area. George Geisendorfer Jr. had owned Bix Basement Water Control/Foundation... More>>

First Bankers Trustshares reports quarterly earnings

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First Bankers Trustshares Inc., reported strong third quarter earnings growth and annual earnings growth over last year. President and CEO Art Greenbank said third quarter earnings were 67 cents per share, up from 36... More>>

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  • PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS Nov. 16

    PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS Nov. 16

    Thursday, November 13 2014 12:23 PM EST2014-11-13 17:23:43 GMT
    Activities Debra LeBlanc of Downers Grove recently received the 2014 Herman Graves Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Illinois Principals Association, during the annual Principal Professional Conference in Peoria...
    Activities Debra LeBlanc of Downers Grove recently received the 2014 Herman Graves Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Illinois Principals Association, during the annual Principal Professional Conference in Peoria...
  • PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS Nov. 9

    PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS Nov. 9

    Thursday, November 6 2014 10:41 AM EST2014-11-06 15:41:06 GMT
    Activities Jennifer Cifaldi, Adams County assistant state's attorney, was awarded the George and Marilyn Murphy Leadership Award by the Illinois chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Cifaldi was recognized for...
    Activities Jennifer Cifaldi, Adams County assistant state's attorney, was awarded the George and Marilyn Murphy Leadership Award by the Illinois chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Cifaldi was recognized for...
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  • Real Estate Transfers

    Real Estate Transfers

    Thursday, November 6 2014 10:44 AM EST2014-11-06 15:44:17 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Christina and Matthew Englund, a residence at 2627 Chestnut, to Paris Deshae Miller...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Christina and Matthew Englund, a residence at 2627 Chestnut, to Paris Deshae Miller...
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  • Friday's Close Nov. 21, 2014

    Friday's Close Nov. 21, 2014

    Friday, November 21 2014 8:51 PM EST2014-11-22 01:51:12 GMT
    Friday's Close Nov. 21, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn$3.51 Dec. '14 Corn$3.55 Jan. '15 Corn$3.50 Feb. '15 Corn$3.50 March '15 Corn$3.75 April '15 Corn$3.79 May '15...
    Friday's Close Nov. 21, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn$3.51 Dec. '14 Corn$3.55 Jan. '15 Corn$3.50 Feb. '15 Corn$3.50 March '15 Corn$3.75 April '15 Corn$3.79 May '15...
  • Thursday's Close Nov. 20, 2014

    Thursday's Close Nov. 20, 2014

    Thursday, November 20 2014 8:54 PM EST2014-11-21 01:54:42 GMT
    Thursday's Close Nov. 20, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.48 Dec. '14 Corn $3.55 Jan. '15 Corn $3.48 Feb. '15 Corn $3.51 March '15 Corn $3.76 April '15 Corn $3.80 May '15 Corn $3.87 J/J '15 Corn $3.92 Oct. '15 Corn $3.72 Nov. '15 Corn $3.76 Dec. '15 Corn $3.86 Nov. '14 Beans $10.10 Dec. '14 Beans $10.18 Jan. '15 Beans $10.18 Feb. '15 Beans $10.21 March '15 Beans $10.28 April '15 Beans $10.31 May '15 Beans $10.38 J/J '15 Beans $10.43 Oct. '15 Beans $9.79 Nov. '15 B...
    Thursday's Close Nov. 20, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.48 Dec. '14 Corn $3.55 Jan. '15 Corn $3.48 Feb. '15 Corn $3.51 March '15 Corn $3.76 April '15 Corn $3.80 May '15 Corn $3.87 J/J '15 Corn $3.92 Oct. '15 Corn $3.72 Nov. '15 Corn $3.76 Dec. '15 Corn $3.86 Nov. '14 Beans $10.10 Dec. '14 Beans $10.18 Jan. '15 Beans $10.18 Feb. '15 Beans $10.21 March '15 Beans $10.28 April '15 Beans $10.31 May '15 Beans $10.38 J/J '15 Beans $10.43 Oct. '15 Beans $9.79 Nov. '15 B...
  • Wednesday's Close Nov. 19, 2014

    Wednesday's Close Nov. 19, 2014

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 9:47 PM EST2014-11-20 02:47:28 GMT
    ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.33 Dec. '14 Corn $3.43 Jan. '15 Corn $3.38 Feb. '15 Corn $3.41 March '15 Corn $3.86 April '15 Corn $3.70 May '15 Corn $3.77 J/J '15 Corn $3.82 Oct. '15 Corn $3.63 Nov. '15 Corn $3.67 Dec. '15 Corn $3.77 Nov. '14 Beans $9.93 Dec. '14 Beans $10.03 Jan. '15 Beans $10.03 Feb. '15 Beans $10.05 March '15 Beans $10.12 April '15 Beans $10.15 May '15 Beans $10.22 J/J '15 Beans $10.27 Oct. '15 Beans $9.67 Nov. '15 Beans $9.72 Dec. '15 Beans $9.88 ...
    ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.33 Dec. '14 Corn $3.43 Jan. '15 Corn $3.38 Feb. '15 Corn $3.41 March '15 Corn $3.86 April '15 Corn $3.70 May '15 Corn $3.77 J/J '15 Corn $3.82 Oct. '15 Corn $3.63 Nov. '15 Corn $3.67 Dec. '15 Corn $3.77 Nov. '14 Beans $9.93 Dec. '14 Beans $10.03 Jan. '15 Beans $10.03 Feb. '15 Beans $10.05 March '15 Beans $10.12 April '15 Beans $10.15 May '15 Beans $10.22 J/J '15 Beans $10.27 Oct. '15 Beans $9.67 Nov. '15 Beans $9.72 Dec. '15 Beans $9.88 ...
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