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Rotary Club of Quincy postpones Oktoberfest

The Rotary Club of Quincy is postponing its eighth Oktoberfest until 2021.

Business

The Pier closes permanently

The Pier restaurant announced that it will not reopen. The restaurant at 401 Bonansinga Drive said on its Facebook page that it would close permanently thanking it's customers for their support over the years.

QCT's virtual production to explore human side of Martin Luther King Jr.
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QCT's virtual production to explore human side of Martin Luther King Jr.

John and Marissa Lumpkin will make their Quincy Community Theatre debut together.

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Arts Quincy wins national award for marketing effort

A national award has recognized the work done by Arts Quincy to promote arts organizations with its media presence, flagship publication, overall community involvement and public outreach initiatives.

School Board adopts agreements with union tied to return to school
Education

School Board adopts agreements with union tied to return to school

If Quincy Public Schools shifts to remote learning during the 2020-21 school year, teachers will be able to have their own children in the classroom with them while remote teaching.

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Portion of College Avenue closed for construction

College Avenue between North 30th and 36th streets is closed to through traffic through mid-November.

Health

Adams County nears 500 total COVID-19 cases

Fourteen additional people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Adams County as health department officials warn about public exposure of the virus at a Jimmy John's restaurant.

Back to School Fair gives volunteers 'a chance to be a blessing'
Education

Back to School Fair gives volunteers 'a chance to be a blessing'

Cinda Hummel has been volunteering at the Back to School Fair for nearly two decades. She says she volunteers each year because she knows how much the event means to the children in the community.

Your Turn/Sue Hester
Your Turn

Your Turn/Sue Hester

Sue Hester, 42, was born in Santa Barbara, Calif., grew up in San Diego and lived in five different states following her husband during his military career before settling down in Illinois (not her first choice, but he is from Schuyler County).

Chiropractor says of COVID-19: 'never thought it would happen to me'
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Chiropractor says of COVID-19: 'never thought it would happen to me'

Admittedly, Dr. Kirk Gribler endured a relatively mild case of COVID-19. "I was fortunate not to have any serious complications, but it makes you think twice," Gribler said.

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