Sack lunch fundraiser benefits community retreat
Quincy News

Sack lunch fundraiser benefits community retreat

Seventy-three lunches were sold. All food parishioners purchased was used up to make the many sack lunches.

LIFE STORIES: Artist learns forgiveness after life in foster system
Life Stories

LIFE STORIES: Artist learns forgiveness after life in foster system

To save herself, Cathy Hayden first had to forgive her foster mother. Waitressing and working in a factory, Hayden was struggling to cope with life on her own, with the turbulence of her past - growing up in an orphanage and then the foster system.

Antique appraiser heading to Quincy Public Library
Quincy News

Antique appraiser heading to Quincy Public Library

Mark Moran tells the story about the woman who came to an appraisal event in Wisconsin with a yard-sale print she had brought for $5.

Legendary Pokemon attract large crowds of players Sunday
Quincy News

Legendary Pokemon attract large crowds of players Sunday

Legendary Pokemon have arrived in the Tri-State area. Niantic released legendary birds Articuno and Lugia Sunday in the mobile app game Pokemon Go, and crowds of up to 50 people in Quincy spent the day working together to virtually defeat the birds in battle for the chance to catch them.

Q-Fest organizers 'learned a lot' the first year, already eyeing 2018
Business

Q-Fest organizers 'learned a lot' the first year, already eyeing 2018

Planning is already underway for the second edition of Q-Fest, the downtown extravaganza that brought together retail, art, music and culinary interests in early June in its first-year effort to promote the District.

Canines have howling good time at 'Dog Days of Summer' event
Quincy News

Canines have howling good time at 'Dog Days of Summer' event

Dogs of all shapes, sizes and colors show up at Quincy Mall for "Dog Days of Summer" event designed to raise money for animal rescue transport group.

Hot weather not a problem for Saturday's St. Jude Kids Fun Run
Quincy News

Hot weather not a problem for Saturday's St. Jude Kids Fun Run

A small but determined group of runners and walkers showed up Saturday morning at Quincy's South Park for the St. Jude Kids Fun Run.

Quincy News

Quincy eyes privatizing water treatment plant

Fifteen years after Quincy began paying outside contractors to operate the wastewater treatment facility, proposals are being sought for private operation of the water treatment facility at Front and Hampshire.

Quincy News

United Way's Get Connected matches volunteers with agencies in need

United Way of Adams County's Get Connected volunteerism site has streamlined the process of getting involved in the community.

Three arrested after search at Broadway apartment building
Police & Courts

Three arrested after search at Broadway apartment building

Three Adams County residents were arrested on various charges Thursday morning after police executed a search warrant at 807 Broadway.