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Saturday, July 21, 2018
Key Findings: Most states that levy a general sales tax offer an exemption for groceries, thereby removing qualifying “grocery” products from their sales tax base.
On a sizzling summer day, there’s nothing better than taking a refreshing dip in a swimming pool.
United Way of Greater Mercer County (UWGMC) announces the appointment of three new board members to its Board of Directors, and the full slate of board members for 2018 fiscal year.
Road work will start soon in Spring Valley, as discussed during Monday night’s city council meeting.
Last Tuesday, a garbage truck caught fire on its route in the alley between St. Paul and Devlin Streets.
City of Princeton Council met Monday, July 16.
City of Peru Finance and Safety Services Committee met Wednesday, July 18.
City of Peru Public Services Committee met Monday, July 16.
Ottawa City Council met Thursday, July 19.
Ottawa City Council met Tuesday, July 17.
City of Oglesby City Council met Monday, July 16.
LaSalle Streets, Alleys and Traffic Committee met Monday, July 16.
City of Lasalle Council met Monday, July 16.
Village of Coal City Finance Committee met at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 19.
Village of Coal City Park Board met at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 17.
City of Streator City Council met at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 18.
According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of July 8-14, 2018.
Mendota Fire Dept responded to 66 calls in 2017 - 29.4 percent more than the previous year, according to data from the National Fire Incident Reporting System.
The House Ways and Means committee is marking up 11 different bills and other materials this week, ranging from changes to health savings accounts (HSAs) to Affordable Care Act (ACA) provisions.
The Kewanee Fire Department responded to a structure fire reported shortly before 11 p.m.