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  • Peoples Prosperity breaks ground for new branch

    Peoples Prosperity breaks ground for new branch

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-10-22 16:28:28 GMT
    Quincy's Peoples Prosperity Bank broke ground at 3215 Maine on Wednesday, where a new full-service branch is expected to open by fall 2015. "Each decision made about this location revolves around the positive...
    Quincy's Peoples Prosperity Bank broke ground at 3215 Maine on Wednesday, where a new full-service branch is expected to open by fall 2015. "Each decision made about this location revolves around the positive...
  • Medicare Advantage to be topic of seminar

    Medicare Advantage to be topic of seminar

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 9:01 AM EDT2014-10-22 13:01:10 GMT
    The Illinois Department of Central Management Services will host a Medicare Advantage information seminar 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at the Holiday Inn, 4821 Oak St. Local state government retirees and retired...
    The Illinois Department of Central Management Services will host a Medicare Advantage information seminar 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at the Holiday Inn, 4821 Oak St. Local state government retirees and retired...
  • Halloween sock hop on tap at Cedar Crest

    Halloween sock hop on tap at Cedar Crest

    Monday, October 20 2014 8:52 AM EDT2014-10-20 12:52:23 GMT
    A Halloween sock hop will be held from 7-11 p.m. Saturday at the Cedar Crest Country Club, 3312 N. 36th. Admission is $5 per person and the event is open to the public. The music will be from the 1950s and 1960s. Call...
    A Halloween sock hop will be held from 7-11 p.m. Saturday at the Cedar Crest Country Club, 3312 N. 36th. Admission is $5 per person and the event is open to the public. The music will be from the 1950s and 1960s. Call...
  • Suicide support group's first meeting scheduled for Monday

    Suicide support group's first meeting scheduled for Monday

    Thursday, October 16 2014 9:12 AM EDT2014-10-16 13:12:34 GMT
    A support group has been formed for loved ones of suicide victims. Left Behind/Moving Forward will have its first meeting from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, at Transitions of Western Illinois, 4409 Maine. The group plans to...
    A support group has been formed for loved ones of suicide victims. Left Behind/Moving Forward will have its first meeting from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, at Transitions of Western Illinois, 4409 Maine. The group plans to...
  • Quincy Sister City Commission fundraiser set for Oct. 24

    Quincy Sister City Commission fundraiser set for Oct. 24

    Friday, October 3 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-10-03 22:50:56 GMT
    An authentic German dinner will be held as a fundraiser for the Quincy Sister City Commission on Friday, Oct. 24 at the Holiday Inn, 4821 Oak. Cocktails will be served at 6:30 p.m., and dinner with including appetizers,...
    An authentic German dinner will be held as a fundraiser for the Quincy Sister City Commission on Friday, Oct. 24 at the Holiday Inn, 4821 Oak. Cocktails will be served at 6:30 p.m., and dinner with including appetizers,...
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  • Supporters ready to take school referendum pitch to grass-roots level

    Supporters ready to take school referendum pitch to grass-roots level

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 11:02 AM EDT2014-10-22 15:02:32 GMT
    The message will remain the same, but the method of delivering it is changing. Less than two weeks remain before the Nov. 4 general election, and those involved with the Committee for Building Quincy's Schools are switching from public forums to a grass-roots effort to get their message out - that passing an $89 million bond issue to spark massive changes in the Quincy School District is what's best for Quincy.
    The message will remain the same, but the method of delivering it is changing. Less than two weeks remain before the Nov. 4 general election, and those involved with the Committee for Building Quincy's Schools are...
  • Volunteers respond to report of theft to build new wheelchair ramp for veteran

    Volunteers respond to report of theft to build new wheelchair ramp for veteran

    Monday, October 20 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-10-20 04:58:50 GMT
    Roger Rupp was incredulous when he learned his wheelchair ramp had been taken from his home two weeks ago. Rupp, a U.S. Army veteran, has multiple sclerosis. The 10-foot by 3-foot aluminum ramp helped him access a garage at the rear of his 11th Street house -- or at least it did. Quincy Police say the ramp and two handrails were swiped sometime between Oct. 5 and 6. "I really couldn't believe it," Rupp said. Neither could a group of local volunteers. After hearing about the ramp's ...
    Roger Rupp was incredulous when he learned his wheelchair ramp had been taken from his home two weeks ago. Rupp, a U.S. Army veteran, has multiple sclerosis. The 10-foot by 3-foot aluminum ramp helped him access a garage at the rear of his 11th Street house -- or at least it did. Quincy Police say the ramp and two handrails were swiped sometime between Oct. 5 and 6. "I really couldn't believe it," Rupp said. Neither could a group of local volunteers. After hearing about the ramp's ...
  • Champ Clark Bridge closing forces County Market employees to take boat

    Champ Clark Bridge closing forces County Market employees to take boat

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-10-22 19:43:41 GMT
    LOUISIANA, Mo. -- Employees of the County Market in Louisiana, Mo., who live in Illinois had to come up with a different method of getting to work this week. The 86-year-old Champ Clark Bridge, which connects Pike...
    LOUISIANA, Mo. -- Employees of the County Market in Louisiana, Mo., who live in Illinois had to come up with a different method of getting to work this week. The 86-year-old Champ Clark Bridge, which connects Pike...
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