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Public Meeting on Roundabout at 48th and State is Tonight

A public meeting will be held tonight from 5 to 7 pm at the Holiday Inn in Quincy to allow public comments regarding a proposed "roundabout" at the intersection of 48th and State Streets.

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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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Scott Olsen, Getty Images

Of All The Cars You Have Owned, Which One Was Your Favorite?

This morning we had Mark Holtmeyer of Spring Street Automotive on the show as a co-host after he won the auction to be with us at the QND Extravaganza last fall. Throughout the show he was discussing the need for regular car maintenance to prolong the life of your vehicle. People are keeping the cars longer these days which got me to thinking about just how many cars I have owned in my lifetime.

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Destination Travel
Destination Travel

The 101 Days of Summer Kickoff is Tomorrow On Y101 Radio

The Annual 101 Days of Summer will kick off tomorrow with the announcement of the grand prize location on Y101 Radio. Where will this year's trip be to?  Well, you can find out tomorrow morning at 7:25 with D.O. and the Big Dog as they talk with Lori Bergman of Destination Travel.

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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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Michael Stewart, Getty Images
Michael Stewart, Getty Images

A Roundabout at 48th and State? Oh my!

So the news broke late last week that officials are looking at installing a "roundabout" at 48th and State to alleviate traffic congestion at that intersection in Quincy. Roundabouts are more prevalent on the east coast than in the midwest and are quite effective in streamlining traffic as long as people stay in their proper lane.

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Andy Lyons, Getty Images

Yankee and Cardinal Fans, Hop on the Big Dog Express Memorial Day

Memorial Day will be a memorable one this year at Busch Stadium as the New York Yankees play the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3:15 game. Our friends at Destination Travel want you to experience it with me, the Big Dog. I will be hosting the round trip Motor Coach to the game with the bus leaving Quincy at 10 a.m. that morning and stopping at locations on the way and then returning after the game concludes (we should be back in Quincy around 8:30).  

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images
Tim Boyle, Getty Images

Pets Now Allowed on The Illinois Zephyr and Carl Sandburg

Amtrak travelers between Chicago and Quincy will now be allowed to take small cats and dogs with them for $25 in the first test in the nation of what could become a system wide pets-on-board Amtrak policy. The Illinois Zephyr and Carl Sandburg trains will be the first Amtrak testing grounds for the service.

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Joe Readle, Getty Images
Joe Readle, Getty Images

American Airlines Discontinues Their Bereavement Policy

Things happen in life when you just have to drop what you are doing and get to a distant location as soon as possible. Usually it's an accident or death involving a family member. In those times an unplanned trip must be put together on short notice. It is for those times that the airline industry formulated a bereavement policy that almost every airline provided to their customers. Those policies are little by little going away. Such was the case with the announcement made last week by American Airlines.

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Amtrak news conference
Jeff Dorsey

Amtrak Coalition Holds News Conference

A news conference was held at noon today (Monday) at Quincy’s Amtrak Station as a coalition of personnel from five cities along the Amtrak route from Princeton to Quincy were in attendance.

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