Normal: Corporate Welfare

By:  Diane Benjamin The handouts of tax money continue in Normal on TUESDAY.  Unless developers are paid to build in Uptown it doesn’t happen. Monday’s giveaway teeters on laughable.  The documentation claims the $1.6 million project will not go forward unless a rebate from sales tax of $150,000 is approved. Can you see the bulls-eye placed […]

The highway department employee electrocuted yesterday

By:  Diane Benjamin The County confirmed the death of Scott Bundy earlier today. Scott is survived by his wife Shana and 3 small children.  Sources who know the family say he was also raising one of his sister’s children after she was killed in a house fire.  https://www.pantagraph.com/news/local/obituaries/amy-mccubbins/article_b22e94a6-fbcc-11e2-8f13-001a4bcf887a.html The same source tells me Scott’s mother […]