Contact Us
Adams County

Adams County

"Baby Ella"

‘Baby Ella’ Keeps Making Great Steps to Recovery

If the city of Quincy, Illinois, ever had an adopted child, chances are very good her name would be Ella Cain.

Ask most anyone from Quincy about “Baby Ella” and their faces light up. Words like “miracle” and “courage” are usually brought into the conversation

Read More

Newcomb Hotel in Quincy
Newcomb Hotel in Quincy

Quincy Newcomb Hotel Makes Top 10 Endangered Historic Places List

 

The top ten list of endangered historic places was announced today by Landmarks Illinois at a press conference held in Springfield and Quincy has one of the sites on the list.  That site is the historic Newcomb Hotel at 4th and Maine Streets in Quincy.

Read More

Flood 2013 001

Quincy Riverfront Flood [Photo Gallery]

Various scenes around the Quincy riverfront on Friday afternoon, April 19. Memorial Bridge has been closed. Bayview Bridge is handling both westbound and eastbound traffic. The Mississippi River has risen dramatically over the last couple of days and is expected to crest Sunday, April 21

Read More

103449110

We Need To Build a Meth Rehab Facility in Adams County

I read with interest the story in the Quincy Herald Whig regarding Adams County Sheriff Brent Fischer's conversations with the Federal officials about possibly housing Federal prisoners temporarily in the Adams County Jail. It is a suggestion by the Sheriff to increase some revenue for the county.  The proposal is being contemplated by the Adams County Board.It got me to thinking

Read More

Spencer Platt, Getty Images
Spencer Platt, Getty Images

The Need for Blood

The need for blood is a constant thing. Even some of the runners in the Boston Marathon, with everything going on around them and seeing the horrific scene, ran straight to the hospitals to give blood so others might live

Read More

Category: Adams County Tags:
Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

Thank You, Scott Douglas

One of Quincy's best is moving on from basketball coaching. He will be missed.

Read More

Angela Weiss,  Getty Images
Angela Weiss, Getty Images

World Book Night at Quincy Public Library

The Quincy Public Library will help distribute half-a-million free books.

Read More

Jerry McGrew/ Getty Images
Jerry McGrew/ Getty Images

Another Low Voter Turnout is Troublesome

We have had some time to absorb what took place on election day.  Quincy will have a new Mayor when Kyle Moore takes over from John Spring. Apparently, Mr. Moore was more successful than John Spring was in getting people to vote. Had more people gone to the polls, would the result have been different? Who knows?!

Read More

Facebook
Facebook

Time to Enter the 2013 Little King & Queen of the Dogwood Pageant

Children ages 4-8 who are residents of Adams County are invited to enter the 2013 Little King and Queen of Dogwood Pageant. This year’s event will be held at the Quincy Mall Fountain Court on Thursday, May 2, at 7 p.m. There is no cost to enter the pageant.  Deadline to enter is April 26.

Read More

Scott Olson, Getty Images
Scott Olson, Getty Images

Goodbye, Blockbuster – Quincy Blockbuster Video Closing in May

Remember going to Blockbuster and renting movies?

That is getting harder to do. You only have until May 11th in Quincy to get the movies you want. The Quincy Blockbuster store is undergoing a liquidation sale at its location of 3520 Broadway

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://y101radio.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Y101 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Y101 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!