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Safe Kids Adams County to Hold Child Safety Seat Check

National Seat Check Saturday is this Saturday, September 24, and Safe Kids Adams County will be conducting a child safety seat belt check. Certified technicians will be available to provide free hands-on child safety seat inspections and advice from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Central Fire Station at 906 Vermont Street in Quincy.

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Donald Trump Holds Campaign Event In Philadelphia Area
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Donald Trump’s Daughter, Ivanka, to Visit Quincy

Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, is coming to Quincy for a fundraiser for her dad's presidential campaign according to a KHQA News report on their website.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

D.A.R. Reminds Us This is ‘Constitution Week’

The Dorothy Quincy Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of Quincy, Illinois would like to remind all citizens that the week of September 17th through the 23rd commemorates the 229th anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Constitutional Convention.

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Adams County Off West Nile Virus List. Other Counties Not So Lucky

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health West Nile virus has been found in humans, birds, horses and/or mosquitoes in 51 counties within Illinois. Adams County is not one of the 51 counties listed.

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Rockcliffe Mansion
Deena West Budd

Does Mr. Cruikshank Still Roam the Rooms of Rockcliffe Mansion in Hannibal?

Most of us who have grown up in Hannibal have had an opportunity to tour our beloved historical Rockcliffe Mansion at least once over the years. Tourists to our hometown usually include a visit to Rockclilffe Mansion as well. I have talked with many people over the years who are adamant that the historical home is haunted.

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NBC's "The Voice" Season 7 Red Carpet Event
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When Maroon 5 Played in Quincy…Almost

This is Adam Levine; recording artist, TV star, entrepreneur, activist, and overall epitome of human perfection. With Adam as their charismatic frontman, Maroon 5 has sold more than 20 million albums, won three Grammys, 16 Billboard Music Awards, and spanned the globe many times over playing to millions of adoring fans.

And one time, they performed right here in Quincy…almost.

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Arts Quincy
Arts Quincy

Quincy Art Center’s Art Fest is This Saturday (Audio)

The public is invited this Saturday to the Quincy Art Center’s annual fall arts festival which will be held in conjunction with the Quincy Museum’s Folk Life Festival. 

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches and Halloween Fun in the Quincy / Hannibal Area

Here it is! Your annual list of Halloween sites, attractions, corn mazes, pumpkin patches, haunted houses, and other spooky Halloween events. Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments and we'll get it added!

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stack of books on the shelf

Library Kicks Off Big Read at Clat Adams

Books. They're what separate humans from animals. And Taco Tuesday. But mostly books. Tomorrow at Clat Adams Park, join us in celebrating the written word as Quincy Public Library kicks off a month of fun and educational activities focused on Chinese art and culture, including a large group reading of Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club...

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Spectators on board a classic reproduction speedbo
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Annual Quincy Classic Boat & Outboard Show This Weekend

Quincy Boat Club will host its 16th Annual Quincy Classic Boat and Outboard Show this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.  Over 150 participants are expected from around the country bringing 50 to 70 classic boats from the 1940's, 50's and 60's to Quincy.  

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