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Gov. Quinn Names Comptroller to Replace Topinka

CHICAGO (AP) – Outgoing Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn tapped a member of his inner circle Friday to temporarily replace late Republican Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka. 359 more words


GOP: Rauner Should Appoint Next Comptroller

CHICAGO (AP) – Republican legislative leaders say the only way to name a four-year replacement for late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka is through an appointment by Republican Governor-elect Bruce Rauner. 174 more words


Vancouver on road to renaming street after Pat Quinn

The chunk of Abbott Street in front of Rogers Arena is on its way to be named after beloved former Vancouver Canucks hockey coach, player and general manager Pat Quinn. 65 more words


Where now, Edmonton Oilers?

It’s obvious not many people (including fans) will be fooled enough by the latest changes made by the Edmonton Oilers to start plotting a Stanley Cup parade route. 2,253 more words


New Illinois governor announces inauguration events

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When Bruce Rauner takes his oath of office next month as Illinois governor, there will be no inaugural ball as part of the celebration. 251 more words


Vancouver mayor wants to name street after Pat Quinn

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson wants to honour Pat Quinn’s legacy by naming a street after the beloved Canucks coach and player.

The mayor wants staff to consider renaming the segment of Abbott Street beside Rogers Arena after Quinn, according to a motion he will bring to council next week. 160 more words


Vancouver Giants to honour, celebrate the life of hockey icon Pat Quinn

The Vancouver Giants were two days away from the start of a four-game road trip through Alberta, when part owner and hockey icon Pat Quinn passed away after a lengthy battle with illness. 837 more words