HABITAT for Humanity is poised to help two more families realize the American dream of owning a home.
On Saturday, many people worldwide will celebrate their Irish heritage on the feast day for the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick. The Irish diaspora is spread throughout the world. The Republic of Ireland's 2016 census found that 4.76 million people l
MEMBERS of the Quincy City Council exceeded expectations Monday night by approving the Quincy Next Strategic Plan after a single reading. We sincerely hope the strategic plan and the city continue to exceed high expectations for what the development plan
This editorial appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times Budget shenanigans are a tradition in Springfield, but they make it hard to ensure the state is spending its money wisely. Now, lawmakers have a chance to get behind a truth-in-budgeting initiative by Comp
ANOTHER ambitious plan that would have a significant impact on the future of the Mississippi River near Quincy could be on the horizon. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced last week that major restoration work to address shallow water depths caused
ILLINOIS manufacturers say they will have at least 27,000 quality jobs available each year for the next five years. What they need now are enough workers with the skills to fill those jobs. Jim Nelson, vice president of the Illinois Manufacturers Associat
TODAY marks the beginning of Sunshine Week, an annual campaign launched in 2005 by the American Society of News Editors to emphasize the importance of government transparency.
This editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune. MAYBE it's President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" threats and coarseness with the leader he calls "Little Rocket Man." Maybe it's the squeeze of international sanctions. Maybe it's both. But after years
EVERY now and then people, organizations and government come together in ways that exceed all expectations. That appears to be what is happening with the redevelopment of Bob Bangert Park as a natural area. When the Mississippi Valley Hunters and Fisherme
This editorial first ran in the Chicago Tribune AT his state of the nation speech this week, Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed his country is readying for its arsenal new nuclear weapons that cannot be intercepted by U.S. and NATO missile defense