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Public should support restaurant at Vets Home

I recently had lunch with a veteran friend at the new restaurant on the campus of the Illinois Veterans Home on North 12th Street. The food was good, and the surroundings were enjoyable at the Smith Hall Skrambowls restaurant.

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Quincy Public Library very 'user friendly'

Bartlett's Quotations is the best-known source for quotes on familiar subjects. I recently conducted an internet search of that publication but found it unsatisfactory. The site did not seem "user friendly" but the Quincy Public Library was.

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Book on income inequality answers vexing questions

It's hard to do a book report on books one hasn't read, although kids in high school will try, and so will some conservative contrarians who write letters to newspapers. Economic wealth/income inequality is covered in one such book.

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All should share in pension issue, not just one industry

The city of Quincy has a problem. That is, how to fund pensions for police and firefighters.

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U.S. 34 group helps move capital bill discussion forward

We would like to take a moment to express our gratitude to the nearly two dozen people from West-Central Illinois and Iowa who drove an hour or longer to Peoria on April 8 to advocate to our committee for much-needed improvements to U.S. 34.

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Working together would mean better health care for community

Perhaps the most important takeaway from the last Health Facilities and Services Review Board meeting in Bolingbrook was the desire of the majority of the board members to see the Quincy Medical Group and Blessing Hospital work together.

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95th birthday was special

I wish to thank my wonderful family and friends who helped me celebrate my 95th birthday.

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Thanks for 80th birthday celebration

I couldn't imagine having so many people come and help me celebrate my 80th birthday.

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Thanks for 60th anniversary wishes

Thanks to each and everyone for the 60th anniversary wishes.

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Thanks to family for picking up meal tab

We would like to thank the young family of four who paid for our dinners on April 1 at Maya Restaurant on East Broadway. We were celebrating my 78th birthday, a fact that the family did not know.