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Cracker Jack is Worth Millions Thanks to Baseball

The song came out in 1908 and it is played at almost every baseball game played in America, including the Hannibal Cavemen and the Quincy Gems games. It's the 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame' song, and that song has single-handedly sent the sales of Cracker Jack through the roof.  

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Spencer Platt, Getty Images

Beer Drinkers in Missouri Can Buy One Bottle at a Time Starting in January

Beer drinkers, you might want to know that the way you purchase beer in Missouri will be changing. The Show-Me state will allow single bottle beer purchases in grocery and convenience stores starting in January.

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Getty Images

Beauty Salon Names are Quite Clever

Today is National Beautician's Day. It is a day to thank the beauticians in you life for making you look better than when you came in to their salon. Speaking of salons, there are some great salon names out there in Mid-America. One that stands out is “Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow.” It got me to thinking of just how many beauty salons there are and even more interesting are the names of those salons.

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Workers

Should 5 Eight Hours Work Days Become 4 Ten Hour Days?

It was on this day in 1912 that the U.S. Government adopted an eight hour work day. It is a still considered to be an average work day in the American workplace. But should it be that way?

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County Market Express, Jeff Dorsey
County Market Express, Jeff Dorsey

County Market Express at 24th & Locust Work Continues

Work is progressing at 24th and Locust in Quincy with the new County Market Express convenience store.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

A Gun Goes Off in Iraq and Gas Jumps Ten Cents in Quincy

Well, here we go again. Somebody fired off a gun in Iraq yesterday and now we have to pay ten more cents a gallon for gas.

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Chicago Cubs Broadcasts Moving From WGN to WBBM in Chicago

For some 90 years the Chicago Cubs games have been heard on WGN Radio in Chicago, but that will all come to an end when the last out of the 2014 season is made. The Chicago Cubs, according to the Chicago Tribune sources, have signed a long term contract with CBS owned WBBM radio to broadcast Cub’s baseball beginning next season. 

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West Quincy , Jeff Dorsey
West Quincy , Jeff Dorsey

Gas Goes Up 15 Cents a Gallon this Week Just in Time For Memorial Day. I Smell a Rat!

Isn't funny that gas prices went up 15 cents a gallon earlier this week?  Is there anyone on the planet who didn't expect that to happen as we all load up our cars to travel over the Memorial Day Holiday weekend?  

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Panda Express Construction Appears to be Underway

It looks like construction has begun in the Shopko parking lot at 3200 Broadway in Quincy to build a Panda Express restaurant. Workers were seen digging in an enclosed area in the northwest corner of the parking lot today.

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Sen. John Sullivan, Quincy Chamber of Commerce
Sen. John Sullivan, Quincy Chamber of Commerce

Sen. John Sullivan to Address Business Community Issues Monday

Sen. John Sullivan (D-Rushville) will be at the Oakley-Lindsay Civic Center from 8 to 9 a.m. on Monday, April 21, to discuss issues impacting businesses including minimum wage, a progressive income tax, and worker’s compensation reform.

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