The Quincy School Board adopted a plan Wednesday night proposed by the Boundary Advisory Task Force that assigns students to the five new elementary schools.
Charlie Burrell remains optimistic, feeling the reports of Sears' death are being greatly exaggerated."I don't see us going anywhere -- we're hiring right now," said Burrell, one of the managers at the Sears outlet in the Quincy Mall.
Probable cause was found against a Quincy man facing sexual assault charges Wednesday in Adams County Circuit Court.
Whatever the idea is, the Quincy Park District wants to know what the public thinks it should do with the Wavering Aquatic Center site. The aging pool closed after the 2015 season. That April, voters narrowly rejected a $5.5 million referendum to fund renovations at the facility.
A malfunctioning electrical outlet caused a structure fire Tuesday morning on Quincy's northwest side, Quincy fire officials said.
Quincy Public Schools officials used the first day of spring to mark a new beginning in the effort to build five new K-5 buildings.
A compromise was approved Monday to allow a downtown business to install a sign that's slightly larger than allowed under Quincy ordinance.