Avenue Beat, a group of local musicians consisting of Savana Santos, Sam Backoff and Sami Bearden, will perform on April 5 as part of a benefit for Lena Thomas, a Quincy woman and mother of seven children, who is battling ovarian cancer.
The Quincy Fire Department has announced the names of the 8 winners of fire escape ladders given away by the Fire Department. The winners names were drawn from all the registrants from the Fire Prevention Week Kickoff event at the Quincy Mall held on October 19th.
On Saturday, October 26, the Quincy Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted medications.
The Quincy Fire Department will be hosting their third Annual Fire Prevention Week Kick-Off this Saturday in conjunction with National Fire Prevention Week. The event will be held at the Quincy Mall parking lot near Bergners from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Director of Administrative Services, Glenda Hackemack and the West Central Area Agency on Aging want to remind everyone to check on their neighbors and especially the elderly during this period of extreme heat.
We all have medications that we no longer use yet for some reason we hang onto them. Unfortunately, by doing so, the chances increase that someone, primarily younger people , will get them and "experiment " by using them with other medications or alcohol.