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Soap Box Derby Races Down Capitol Hill

We Need A Driver!

Y101 is giving one lucky youngster the opportunity to be the driver of the Y101 Car in the upcoming Quincy Soap Box Derby sponsored by the Quincy Breakfast Optimist Club.


New Justin Timberlake Video

Check out the new video for "Can't Stop The Feeling", the latest single by uber-megastar Justin Timberlake!

David Bowie Remembered On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

A Quincy Walk of Fame?

If Quincy had it's own "Walk of Fame", who would be immortalized on it? Here are a few of our suggestions. Did we forget anyone?

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Blues in the District

Check out the full schedule of this Quincy summer tradition (now in its 19th year!)


Hannibal Readying for Twain on Main Celebration

The annual Twain on Main celebration returns to historic downtown Hannibal on Memorial Day weekend, Saturday, May 28 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. More than 175 booths of arts and crafts, merchandise and specialty foods will be featured on Main Street, and three entertainment areas will spotlight Mark Twain’s classic books: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Prince and the Pauper, and Roughing It.

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Adams County Sheriff's Department
Adams County Sheriff's Department

Biological Mother Arrested in Death of Her 7 Year Old Daughter (DEVELOPING)

The Adams County Sheriff's Office has made a third arrest in connection with the death of a 7 year old girl near Beverly, Illinois that occurred on Friday, May 20.  

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Memorial Bridge in Quincy is Now Closed for Repairs

Motorists crossing the Mississippi River at Quincy will do so over the Bayview Bridge for the next few months as structural work begins on the Memorial Bridge today.  The Illinois Department of Transportation closed off access to the Memorial Bridge this morning at 10:30 re-routing traffic to the Bayview Bridge making that span a two way bridge.

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HBO & Caesars Revisit the 1920s to Celebrate "Boardwalk Empire" in AC
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Father’s Day Antique Car Show Moving to Quincy Mall

The 49th annual Father's Day Car Show will be held on Sunday, June 19, at the Quincy Mall. The "free" show is sponsored by the Mississippi Valley Historic Auto Club and has been held for years at their site at All-America Park. The Club was forced to move from that location after losing a court dispute over the ownership of the property with the Quincy Park Board.  

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images
Tim Boyle, Getty Images

Saturday is National Waitress/Waiter Day, a $2 Tip Just Won’t Cut It

Today is National Waitress/Waiter Day in the United States. The rules of tipping in restaurants vary depending on what nation and culture you are a part of. Here in the United States, 15% is considered an average tip for average service.

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