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Kurt Parsons

Factory Connection Coming to Quincy Mall

This is great news to hear! After announcements have been made in recent weeks that JC Penney, DEB and RadioShack would be closing in Quincy Mall, and last week's closing of Quincy's Steak 'n Shake, KHQA is reporting that Factory Connection will open in the Quincy Mall late in the spring.

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Brandon Bourdages
Brandon Bourdages

Smokin’ Good Times BBQ Challenge Will Award $6,000 in Prizes

These last few weeks of winter have been rough. I don't know about you, but I've had enough! At the very first sign of decent weather I'll be out cooking on the grill. A friend of mine co-hosts a barbecue show, and his show has decided that the time change should officially mark the start of grilling season. I think that's a great (or grate?) idea. In June, the Quincy Knights of Columbus will host the Smokin Good Times BBQ Challenge, so it's probably a good idea to start practicing soon. Thousands of dollars are up for grabs! 

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Kroc Center - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Cool YouTube Video Shows Time-Lapse Construction of the Kroc Center [Watch]

Did you know that the Kroc Center in Quincy was built in under five minutes? OK, not really, but on YouTube it only took four minutes and forty-one seconds! YouTube user Jim Lawrence posted an awesome time-lapse video that shows the construction of the entire Kroc Center, from dirt patch in the ground to fully operational community center.

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Warren Goldswain
Warren Goldswain

Partnering For A Better Community 5K Run/Walk

The Partnering for a Better Community 5K run/walk will take place on Saturday, March 28. 7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. the race starts.

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Moorman Lake, Jeff Dorsey
Moorman Lake, Jeff Dorsey

The Quincy 2015 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics is Saturday

The Special Olympics Polar Plunge is an event that we have been doing for many years now at Y101, and it is always fun!

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Adams County Courthouse - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Will You Vote ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ for a New Adams County Jail? [Poll]

On Tuesday night, the Adams County Board Jail Committee met to review some new developments regarding the possibility of a new jail being built. The decision to build a new Adams County Jail is in the hands of the voters in a referendum on the upcoming April ballot.

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Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

Let’s Go Back in Time! You Grew Up in Quincy If…

You grew up in Quincy if you remember...

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Hannelore Foerster, Getty Images
Hannelore Foerster, Getty Images

ICE Meth Now Showing Up in Quincy Area

I recently attended a great power point program dealing with the meth problem in our area presented by Adams County First Assistant State's Attorney Gary Farha. He was assisted by Illinois State Police Master Sgt. Pat Frazier from the Adams County Drug Task Force. Also attending were Quincy Police Department’s Nick Hiland and Cody Cook of the Illinois State Police. Sgt. Frazier discussed the severity of the problem and mentioned that cartels in Mexico are now producing ICE meth, which is now showing up in our area.

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ThinkStock
ThinkStock

Quincy Police Warn of Scam

The Quincy Police Department would like to inform citizens of a recent scam which is circulating in our area.  This scam is a variation of the “Mystery Shopper” scam. If you receive any type of correspondence asking you to participate, don’t do it!

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Orlando /Three Lions/Getty Images
Orlando /Three Lions/Getty Images

Adams County Little League Partnering With Quincy Park District

In reading Tuesday's Quincy Herald Whig, I came across a story written by Don O'Brien about The Adams County Little League. I was not even aware that there was such a league in Adams County last year, which was the league's first year. With one year and 215 players under their belt, the league will be partnering up with the Quincy Park District this spring to enhance the league.

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