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By Paul Gorski Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (D) recently announced Amtrak service to Rockford will start...
By Paul Gorski Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (D) recently announced long-awaited Amtrak service to Rockford will...
By Paul Gorski Attend the Building Trades Career Expo April 28-May 1 The Northwestern Illinois Building...
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Meet John Doe: Justifying city investments in a hotel, sports facility
By Paul Gorski How does investing in a new sports facility and a new...
- Posted April 2, 2014
Meet John Doe: Tax abatements are not effective tools for long-term economic growth
By Paul Gorski Local governments offer tax abatements to businesses with the hope of...
- Posted March 26, 2014
Meet John Doe: TIF districts are not working for us
By Paul Gorski Local tax increment financing (TIF) districts are failing because property values...
- Posted March 18, 2014
Meet John Doe: Vote early, vote now
By Paul Gorski There’s a joke about a Chicago native, having retired in Florida,...
- Posted March 12, 2014
Meet John Doe: Sheriff’s race: Will the real Democrats and Republicans please stand up?
By Paul Gorski What is going on in the race for Winnebago County sheriff?...
- Posted February 25, 2014
Meet John Doe: Transform Rockford should bring back the Junior Achievement program
By Paul Gorski First, I thank Mike Schablaske, executive director of Transform Rockford (TR),...
- Posted February 18, 2014
Meet John Doe: Seven candidates for Winnebago County sheriff — ask your questions now!
By Paul Gorski Seven people are seeking either the Democratic or Republican party nomination...
- Posted February 12, 2014