LIFE STORIES: Former bank manager guiding nonprofit
Life Stories

LIFE STORIES: Former bank manager guiding nonprofit

Sarah Stephens' office at Horizons Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry is minimal and unassuming. An award she received last year sits in the window sill, and a neat stack of papers, a laptop, printer, and a large photo of her daughter, Sophie ...

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Quincy videographers to produce documentary on Guatemalan volcano eruption
Quincy News

Quincy videographers to produce documentary on Guatemalan volcano eruption

Two Quincy videographers have decided to venture down to Guatemala to capture the devastation of the recent volcano eruption on film.

Middendorf named Herald-Whig business development manager
Business

Middendorf named Herald-Whig business development manager

Joe Middendorf has been named business development manager of The Herald-Whig. Herald-Whig Publisher Ron Wallace announced the appointment, effective June 26.

Project to open up front of house makes Quincy couple Week 6 winners
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Project to open up front of house makes Quincy couple Week 6 winners

Terry and Cheryl Reardon knew when they bought their new home in Quincy more than a year ago that it would need a lot of work. The parts of the property that needed the most attention were the front yard and front of the house.

Quincy News

Nine Quincy properties up for sale

The city of Quincy is offering nine properties for sale. Sealed bids for the purchase and redevelopment of the parcels will be accepted until 4 p.m. Aug. 2, in the Purchasing Department at 730 Maine, Suite 226, Quincy, Ill., 62301.

Local Briefs

Water main replacement requires service interruption on portion of Maine Street

The replacement of a water main will require an interruption of water service from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday on Maine Street between 10th and 12th streets.

Quincy News

Nominations open for 2018 20 Under 40

The Herald-Whig, WGEM, Quincy Chamber of Commerce, Hannibal Chamber of Commerce and Young Professionals of Quincy are seeking nominations through July 23 for their 2018 20 Under 40 publication.

Education

Quincy Montessori School adding elementary program beginning this fall

The Quincy Montessori School is expanding to better serve students and their families. "We're introducing a lower elementary program that will serve first through third grade," said Hannah Cassens, president of the board overseeing the school.

Adams County coroner under investigation on allegations of official misconduct, unlawful delivery of controlled substances
Quincy News

Adams County coroner under investigation on allegations of official misconduct, unlawful delivery of controlled substances

Adams County Coroner Jim Keller is under investigation by the Illinois Office of the State's Attorney Appellate Prosecutor on allegations of official misconduct and unlawful delivery of controlled substances.

Work underway at former Sycamore Healthcare as part of Veterans Home rebuilding effort
Illinois News

Work underway at former Sycamore Healthcare as part of Veterans Home rebuilding effort

Crews are working on the former Sycamore Healthcare Center building as a temporary housing site for use while new buildings are constructed at the Illinois Veterans Home.