McLean County Poverty Increasing

By:  Diane Benjamin See this article posted on the WGLT website:  New-Poverty-Report-Puts-Mclean-County-Watch-List The article doesn’t cover everything in the report by Heartland Alliance.  See the complete report   HERE Did you ever think McLean County would make a Well-Being Watch List? The reason is obvious – except to local government: Sales Tax was increased 1% in 2015.  […]

REAL Facts Matter Tari

By:  Diane Benjamin Instead of enjoying Christmas with family and friends, Mayor Renner has been busy re-writing history through emails.  Here is his latest edition:  My comments are in red From: Tari Renner <trenner@cityblm.org> To: Dennis REDACTED Cc: City Council and Mayor <citycouncil@cityblm.org>; Tari Renner <trenner@cityblm.org> Sent: Friday, December 26, 2014 7:20 PM Subject: Re: […]