Contact Us
Quincy

Quincy

Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

Memorial Bridge in Quincy Has Been Reopened

The Quincy Memorial Bridge, that spans the Mississippi River between West Quincy and Quincy, is now open to traffic after being closed for five days due to flooding. 

Read More

Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

Who Puts The Flags Along Maine and 24th Streets Every Year?

If you have been driving down Maine or 24th Streets in Quincy, you can't help seeing all the American flags in the yards. It happens every year around the 4th of July. American flags are placed on properties along several Quincy city streets. If you were curious as to who was responsible, here is your answer.

Read More

Bayview Bridge - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Dreaming of a Better City – What Would You Like to See Come to Quincy?

They say if you are going to dream, dream big. When it comes to Quincy, there are several things I’d love to see happen in this beautiful Gem City. Some are achievable, some are way out there, and some will never happen. But a guy can dream, can’t he? From restaurants to entertainment here are six things on my personal Quincy dream list:

Read More

The District
The District

‘The District’ Begins Flag Purchasing Campaign

I received a newsletter this morning from The District in Quincy. In it, Travis Brown of wrote the following, “As Independence Day came and went, we have noticed that the American flags throughout The District are becoming more tattered and worn. This doesn't reflect well upon our City or our patriotism as a community, and The District is organizing an effort to change this.”

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images

Where Would You Hold Next Year’s Fireworks in Quincy? [Poll]

It was an absolutely perfect night for fireworks last Friday night. The annual fireworks display in Quincy took place at the Illinois Veterans Home. In other years it has been held on the Quincy Riverfront. So I ask the question, if you had to make the decision on where the fireworks display should take place for next July 4, would you select the Illinois Veteran's Home or the Quincy Riverfront (or someplace else)?

Read More

Memorial Bridge Closed
Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Quincy Memorial Bridge Closed Due to High Water

The Mississippi River flood problems continue to plague the area.  At approximately 9:45 a.m., IDOT and MoDOT crews closed the US 24 eastbound traffic on the Quincy Memorial Bridge at the Mississippi River at West Quincy. The Bayview Bridge at Quincy will temporarily carry both east and westbound traffic into Quincy or motorists may cross the Mississippi River Bridge on I-72/US 36 over the Mark Twain Memorial Bridge at Hannibal.

Read More

Dilip Vishwanat, Getty Images
Dilip Vishwanat, Getty Images

Brother Ed Holding a Fundraising Bus Trip to Cardinal Game

Brother Ed Arambasich, the Quincy Fire Department Chaplain, is hosting as fundraising bus trip to Busch Stadium in St. Louis to see the Cardinals host the San Diego Padres on Thursday, August 14.  

Read More

The Quincy Gems Have Baseball and Fireworks the Next Three Nights

If you like baseball and fireworks, the place to be is Q.U. Stadium Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The Quincy Gems will be in action all three nights at 6:35 with fireworks following each game.

Read More

Thomas Lohnes, Getty Images
Thomas Lohnes, Getty Images

Quincy’s What’s Legal and What’s Not Legal Fireworks List

For years I have heard that fireworks are illegal in the city limits of Quincy, but that is not a true statement. Some fireworks are legal and others aren't.

Read More

Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

City of Quincy Announces Independence Day Holiday Schedule

Quincy City Hall will be closed on Friday, July 4, 2014 in observance of Independence Day. City Hall will reopen Monday, July 7 for regular business hours.

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!