Archive for April, 2011


  • Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall in March

    April 22nd, 2011 | Featured, News, Unemployment Rate

    The region continues to see a positive trend for unemployment with rates falling throughout Western Illinois in March. Adams County is tied for 3rd lowest unemployment rate in the state at 6.9% which is a full 1.7% lower than a year ago. Quincy is 2 full percentage points lower than a year ago standing at 7.4%. View the […]

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    Tri-State Summit Entrepreneurship Task Force Event

    April 12th, 2011 | Featured, News, Uncategorized

    Small Biz Leadership Luncheon The Entrepreneurship Task Force of the Tri-State Development Summit will be holding a luncheon for small businesses and entrepreneurs on Wednesday, May 25th at Tiramisu Restaurant in Quincy. The event will be held from 11:30am – 1:00pm and will cost $15 per person which includes lunch. The event will be the first in […]

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  • Franklin Square Apartments – Downtown Quincy

    April 5th, 2011 | Featured, News

    Thought we’d share the view from our office today. Construction workers are busy pouring concrete sidewalks outside the new Franklin Square Apartment Complex. Company officials have told us the completion date is about a month away. For more information, call 319-415-7610.

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  • February 2011 Unemployment: Adams 3rd Lowest in State

    April 1st, 2011 | News, Unemployment Rate

    Adams County continues to be among the lowest in the state when it comes unemployment numbers. February 2011 unemployment for the county was 7.3%. That’s down 1.9% from a year ago and makes Adams County the 3rd lowest county in the state behind Brown County (5.0%) and DuPage County (7.1%). The City of Quincy was at […]

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