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William Thomas Cain, Getty Images

Windy City Steak ‘n Lemonade to Open in Quincy

News broke this week of yet another restaurant opening in Quincy as KHQA-TV reported that Windy City Steak 'n Lemonade will soon be opening on the east end of the city.  

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Time to Sign Up for Gus Macker Basketball

The 25th Annual Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in Quincy, presented by the Quincy Exchange Club, will be held on May 23 and 24. The time to register is now through May 1 at www.macker.com.

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Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association
Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association

QPD Laser Shot Training Simulator to Be at The Quincy Mall

The Quincy Police Department's firearms laser shot training simulator will be on display to the public at the Quincy Mall this Saturday, March 21. For a $5 donation, you can test your skills and judgement in different scenarios faced by the Quincy Police Department.

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Ian Hitchcock, Getty Images
Ian Hitchcock, Getty Images

Don’t Miss the Air Force Thunderbirds or Navy Blue Angels

Two years ago I wrote a scathing article criticizing the government for cancelling all of the Air Force Thunderbirds and the Navy Blue Angels performances in 2013. Well, after that year off due to government cutbacks, the Air Force Thunderbirds and the Navy Blue Angels resumed their high flying acrobatic shows all over the United States last year and are ready again this year.

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Alex Wong, Getty Images
Alex Wong, Getty Images

Spring Arrives at 5:45PM Today

Today marks the first day of spring or the day that the Vernal Equinox occurs. After the long winter we just endured, it couldn't come soon enough.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

The Batting Cage Opens April 3 and The Big Dog is Ready

With the advent of the 2015 baseball season upon us, the batting cage bug has hit me. The bug to go to the batting cage and smash some baseballs around is attacking me like I would a fastball. The bad news is that the Quincy Park District’s Batting Cage is closed. The good news is that it will open for the season on Friday, April 3 at 3:30 p.m. That's 15 days from today. The countdown is on.

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Oakley Lindsay Center - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

The Great Outdoors Show Begins March 28

This is going to be one big weekend at the Oakley Lindsay Center in Quincy. The Great Outdoors Show will be Saturday March 28 from 10 to 6, and on Sunday, March 29 from noon to 4.

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Christopher Furlong, Getty Images
Christopher Furlong, Getty Images

Quincy Humane Society’s ‘Fur Ball’ is March 28

The Fabulous Fur Ball, a Las Vegas themed cocktail event featuring casino tables and professional dealers, will be held on Saturday, March 28 at the Town & Country Inn and Suites.

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St. Patrick's Parade Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

St. Patrick’s Parade #29 is History. Thank You, Everyone!

The 29th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is in the books. Many thanks to everyone for being in the parade and coming down to watch it as we finally “Ushered in Spring”. With over 100 entries, this year’s parade was the biggest ever, surpassing the previous record of 94 entries.  

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Jeff Dorsey/Dennis Oliver
Jeff Dorsey/Dennis Oliver

Here is How Quincy’s St. Patrick’s Parade Got its Start

It was a morning in 1986 when I was working at 99Q Radio with Dennis Oliver. He was just finishing up his morning show and I was beginning my mid-day stint (after working the morning show on WTAD earlier that morning). It was about a week before St. Patrick’s Day and I went up to D.O. and said we need to have a St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Quincy.

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