Category Archives: Police and Fire

Uptown streets closed for Sharin’ of the Green parade

Uptown streets closed for Sharin’ of the Green parade

  By Katherine Murphy As the streets of Uptown Normal are taken over by parade watchers and participants Saturday there are some street closings to let you know about. There will be no parking on several streets after 10 a-m and the same streets will be closed to traffic after eleven a-m – South School…MORE

Bloomington Police break down warrants against shooting suspect

Bloomington Police break down warrants against shooting suspect

  By Katherine Murphy Details have been released from the Bloomington Police Department on specific warrants in McLean County against shooting suspect Floyd Brown. BPD says Brown is wanted in connection with three residential burglaries in the Twin Cities between May and December 2018. A reckless driving warrant for Brown’s involvement in a multi-vehicle crash…MORE

Blogs

WJBC Voices: Understanding TIF investments

As we near another local election, understanding what a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district is and its role in economic development seems unclear to many I talk to.

WJBC Voices: JB the CK

Based on the budget, Pritzker ought to change his initials from J.B. (whatever they stand for) to C.K. (Can Kicker).