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  • Blessing to offer free skin cancer screenings May 1

    Blessing to offer free skin cancer screenings May 1

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:53 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:53:05 GMT
    Free skin cancer screenings will be offered Thursday, May 1, at the Blessing Health Center at 927 Broadway. The screenings will be conducted 1-5 p.m. in the Dermatology Suite 221. Appointments are required by calling...
    Free skin cancer screenings will be offered Thursday, May 1, at the Blessing Health Center at 927 Broadway. The screenings will be conducted 1-5 p.m. in the Dermatology Suite 221. Appointments are required by calling...
  • Westview Golf Course will hold junior golf boot camp April 29-May 1

    Westview Golf Course will hold junior golf boot camp April 29-May 1

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:29:00 GMT
    Westview Golf Course will hold a junior golf boot camp to help get kids get ready for the links this spring and summer. The camp, which will run from April 29 to May 1, will be led by by PGA professionals who will teach...
    Westview Golf Course will hold a junior golf boot camp to help get kids get ready for the links this spring and summer. The camp, which will run from April 29 to May 1, will be led by by PGA professionals who will teach...
  • Blessing-Rieman schedules pharmacy technician sessions, Explore Nursing camps

    Blessing-Rieman schedules pharmacy technician sessions, Explore Nursing camps

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:03:37 GMT
    Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing is holding sessions for people interested in becoming pharmacy technicians and taking registrations for its two-day Explore Nursing camps for high school students.
    Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing is holding sessions for people interested in becoming pharmacy technicians and taking registrations for its two-day Explore Nursing camps for high school students.
  • Brown-Winner featured speaker at Tuesday's TRIAD meeting

    Brown-Winner featured speaker at Tuesday's TRIAD meeting

    Sunday, April 13 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-04-13 05:27:03 GMT
    The April 2014 TRIAD Meeting will be held from 1 to 2 p.m Tuesday at the Quincy Senior Center, 639 York. This month's speaker will be Sandy Brown-Winner from the Adams County State's Attorney's Office. She will talk about her job and responsibilities as the victim-witness coordinator. An update on new scams will be given at the start of the meeting. Snacks, coffee and tea will be provided. TRIAD (The Right Information And Direction) is seniors and law enforcement working together to pr...
    The April 2014 TRIAD Meeting will be held from 1 to 2 p.m Tuesday at the Quincy Senior Center, 639 York. This month's speaker will be Sandy Brown-Winner from the Adams County State's Attorney's Office. She will talk about her job and responsibilities as the victim-witness coordinator. An update on new scams will be given at the start of the meeting. Snacks, coffee and tea will be provided. TRIAD (The Right Information And Direction) is seniors and law enforcement working together to pr...
  • Low-impact exercise class at Quincy Park District starts Monday

    Low-impact exercise class at Quincy Park District starts Monday

    Sunday, April 13 2014 1:25 AM EDT2014-04-13 05:25:11 GMT
    A low-impact fitness exercise class from the Quincy Park District begins Monday. The LIFE class offers participants the benefits of working out without the stress and strain that traditional plans put on the body's joints. Classes are from from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays through June 2 in the recreation room at the district office. Cost is $40. The class will feature a gentle warm-up, floor exercise and a low impact style workout. The hour-long class ends with coo...
    A low-impact fitness exercise class from the Quincy Park District begins Monday. The LIFE class offers participants the benefits of working out without the stress and strain that traditional plans put on the body's joints. Classes are from from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays through June 2 in the recreation room at the district office. Cost is $40. The class will feature a gentle warm-up, floor exercise and a low impact style workout. The hour-long class ends with coo...
  • Helicopter drop Easter egg hunt set for April 18 at Flinn Stadium

    Helicopter drop Easter egg hunt set for April 18 at Flinn Stadium

    Sunday, April 13 2014 1:15 AM EDT2014-04-13 05:15:08 GMT
    The Crossing will hold a helicopter drop Easter egg hunt for 3-year-olds through sixth-graders Friday at Flinn Stadium. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m., with the hunt beginning at 6 p.m. An Easter service at The Crossing will follow the hunt at 7 p.m. The event is free to the community. This event partners with QHS football and other local businesses. Horse rides will be available on The Crossing's 48th Street campus. Golf carts and bus shuttles will be available to those attending servic...
    The Crossing will hold a helicopter drop Easter egg hunt for 3-year-olds through sixth-graders Friday at Flinn Stadium. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m., with the hunt beginning at 6 p.m. An Easter service at The Crossing will follow the hunt at 7 p.m. The event is free to the community. This event partners with QHS football and other local businesses. Horse rides will be available on The Crossing's 48th Street campus. Golf carts and bus shuttles will be available to those attending servic...
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  • Woman's fast thinking helps save man from drowning at Illinois Veterans Home

    Woman's fast thinking helps save man from drowning at Illinois Veterans Home

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:56:14 GMT
    When her kids first asked to be taken to the Illinois Veterans Home to fish on Friday, Abby Hively took a pass because she thought it was too chilly to be outside. However, with her kids out of school in observance of Good Friday, she eventually relented and took them to Illinois Lake on the Veterans Home’s grounds on the northwest side of Quincy. Hively never expected to save a life while watching her kids fish.
    When her kids first asked to be taken to the Illinois Veterans Home to fish on Friday, Abby Hively took a pass because she thought it was too chilly to be outside. However, with her kids out of school in observance of Good Friday, she eventually relented and took them to Illinois Lake on the Veterans Home’s grounds on the northwest side of Quincy. Hively never expected to save a life while watching her kids fish.
  • Cobb reflects on first year as superintendent of Quincy's public schools

    Cobb reflects on first year as superintendent of Quincy's public schools

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:03:25 GMT
    From his point of view, Steve Cobb's first year as superintendent of the Quincy School District flew by quickly. "It is difficult to believe that it's been a year. It feels like I've always been here," Cobb...
    From his point of view, Steve Cobb's first year as superintendent of the Quincy School District flew by quickly. "It is difficult to believe that it's been a year. It feels like I've always been here," Cobb...
  • Quincy School District has received more than 1,200 responses to facilities survey so far

    Quincy School District has received more than 1,200 responses to facilities survey so far

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:32 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:32:22 GMT
    More than 1,200 responses to the Quincy School District's facilities survey have been received so far. School District residents can fill out the survey through Monday. Joel Murphy, the district's business...
    More than 1,200 responses to the Quincy School District's facilities survey have been received so far. School District residents can fill out the survey through Monday. Joel Murphy, the district's business...
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