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TGI Friday's closes in Quincy
Jeff Dorsey

TGI Friday’s Closes in Quincy

Quincy's TGI Friday's at 3311 Broadway, in front of the Quincy Mall has closed its doors for good.

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Cheeseburger
Nikolay Trubnikov

Five Unusual Burgers That Will Make You Hungry (or Sick) in Time For National Hamburger Day

May 28 is National Hamburger Day in America. Whenever the subject of food comes up, it's always fun to look at unusual recipes and culinary concoctions. Here are five weird burgers you probably won't find on many menus in Quincy, but actually exist.

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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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July 4th Fireworks shows in the Quincy, IL and Hannibal, MO area.
Jag Gundu, Getty Images

Quincy Gems Will Host Fireworks Nights Throughout the 2014 Season

Local baseball returns to the area on May 28, when the Quincy Gems travel to Hannibal for a game against the Cavemen at Clemens Field. The Gems home opener at Q.U. Stadium is scheduled for Friday, May 30, and the second game of the season on June 1 will be the first Fireworks Night of 2014 at the ballpark.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Quincy Firefighters Turn Up the Heat on Closing Fire Station

It looks like the "heat" just got turned up today between City Hall and the Fire Department in Quincy.  In my mailbox today came a large postcard (see above) filled with information as to why the City of Quincy should NOT closed down one of its fire stations.  

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KHMO, KICK-FM, Y101 and WLIQ General Manager Dave Greene
Kurt Parsons

Meet New General Manager Dave Greene [Video]

The "settling in" process has begun for Townsquare Media Hannibal/Quincy's new General Manager.

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Tom and Huck Statue - Hannibal, Missouri
Kurt Parsons

Hannibal Ranks as 11th ‘Most Exciting Place’ in Missouri

Real estate website Movoto, which recently named several Illinois cities in our area among the safest places to live in the state, has now published its list of the "Most Exciting Places in Missouri." Hannibal ranked 11th place on the list, just behind Springfield and one ahead of Cape Girardeau. 

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American Sportscaster's Association
American Sportscaster's Association

Bill King, One of the Best Play-by-Play Announcers, Worked in Quincy

As a long time member of the American Sportscaster's Association, I receive information regarding current and past play-by-play announcers from all over the country. In the latest edition of the "Insider Sportsletter" magazine there is a story about the "The Voices" that are gone but not forgotten. The names of Mel Allen, Curt Gowdy, Lindsey Nelson, Don Dunphy, Howard Cosell, Jack Buck, Harry Caray and Bill King are listed. Bill who?  

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Ingram Publishing  ThinkStock
Ingram Publishing ThinkStock

New Rate Hikes Coming to Hannibal Utility Customers

The cost of utilities in Hannibal is set to rise again. 

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Hannibal Storm, May 20, 2013

Hannibal Storm Damage [Photo Gallery]

On May 20, 2013, straight-line winds from severe storms resulted in significant damage to homes and businesses in Hannibal. Marion County Emergency Management Director John Hark estimated that "most" of the city, perhaps as much as 80%, was affected in some way by the storm. Power was out in parts of Hannibal for multiple days, and some residents reported that buying groceries in the city was difficult because so many businesses were closed due to the outage. See our photo gallery of damage from around America's Hometown.

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