Contact Us
Quincy

Quincy - Page 7

St. Patrick's Parade 2015

A Huge Crowd Was on Hand for the 2015 St. Patrick’s Parade [Gallery]

We had a great time Saturday during the St. Patrick's Parade in Quincy. Maine Street was packed! We were able to get pictures of a ton of people along the parade route. If you went to the parade, see if we got a shot of you and your family and friends! 

Read More

iSTOCK
iSTOCK

Did You Know That Corned Beef and Cabbage is Not an Irish Meal?

It is funny how Americans consume certain foods with certain holidays. Like turkey on Thanksgiving Day and corned beef on St. Patrick’s Day. Both could be eaten anytime of the year, but we seem to usually devour it on the appropriate holiday instead. Of course the turkey is an All-American bird and it fits the holiday in November. But, in what may surprise many, corned beef and cabbage is not the main staple in Ireland on St. Patrick’s Day.

Read More

Chris Hondros, Getty Images
Chris Hondros, Getty Images

Closings and Delays

Keep up to date with the latest closings and delays here.

Read More

Kroc Center - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Cool YouTube Video Shows Time-Lapse Construction of the Kroc Center [Watch]

Did you know that the Kroc Center in Quincy was built in under five minutes? OK, not really, but on YouTube it only took four minutes and forty-one seconds! YouTube user Jim Lawrence posted an awesome time-lapse video that shows the construction of the entire Kroc Center, from dirt patch in the ground to fully operational community center.

Read More

sonyae, ThinkStock
sonyae, ThinkStock

Who Has the Cutest Pet in the Quincy/Hannibal Area? Send Us a Pic!

If there's one thing that people love to show off, it's their pets! What kind of pets do you have? Do you have any great pet pictures? If so, let us see them! We're collecting pictures of the Cutest Pets in the Quincy/Hannibal area. 

Read More

Tim Boyle, Getty Images
Tim Boyle, Getty Images

Time to Expand Amtrak Routes to Hannibal and the West

It has been over a year ago when the Quincy Herald Whig, in their Five on Five feature, asked the question Is Amtrak Passenger Rail Service Between Hannibal and Quincy a Good Idea?” The consensus over a year ago was that it is a good idea. I agreed then and I still agree now. Last year a group in Hannibal was looking into the feasibility of developing passenger rail service from Hannibal to Quincy and beyond. It is the “beyond” that made the idea intriguing.

Read More

Jeff Seefelt
Jeff Seefelt

2015 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics in Quincy is February 28

The Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge for Special Olympic Illinois will be held on Saturday, February 28 at 12:15 at Moorman Park Lake in Quincy. The Quincy Plunge will be one of 20 different plunges that will be taking place in Illinois.

Read More

Quincy Community Theatre
Kurt Parsons

Quincy Community Theatre Excited About Bringing New Shows in 2015 [Interview]

Quincy Community Theatre will be open for the 2015 season soon! The family/student theatre production of 'Honk! Jr.' will be on stage February 13 - 15, and the first main stage production of the new season, 'Monty Python's Spamalot,' will open on March 19. Quincy Community Theatre's Artistic Director Brandon Thomsen spoke with us about the highlights of the 2014 season, and what theatergoers can expect in 2015.

Read More

St. Patrick's Day Parade, Quincy, Illinois

Sign Up Now For the 2015 St. Patrick’s Parade in Quincy

It is time to sign up for the upcoming 29th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade to be held on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 11 a.m. The parade will start at 12th and Maine Streets and proceed to 5th and Maine Streets and is open to all businesses, organizations and individuals free of charge.

Read More

Thomas Cooper, Getty Images
Thomas Cooper, Getty Images

Sunday Marks the 4th Anniversary of The Blizzard of 2011

Having watched the people of Boston trying to dig out of their massive snowfall this week, it reminded me of 4 years ago (Sunday) when one of the biggest snowfalls, known as the Blizzard of 2011, hit this area.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your 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 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 just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://y101radio.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your 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.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Y101 Rewards quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Y101 Rewards contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.