Illinois’ comeback story starts here.

Rich Roth

Rich Roth

“I’ve lived in Clinton since I was two years old. “The moving company is coming June 1. I sold my business as of this morning. “This is where the state loses. My income is fairly healthy. My wife’s income is fairly healthy. And we’re taking our two kids and we’re gone. “I built my house...

In budget bind, Decatur cuts golf sponsorship

In budget bind, Decatur cuts golf sponsorship

The Decatur City Council moved to stop paying $20,000 to sponsor a golf tournament with the village of Forsyth, a sensible move for a shrinking city operating on a budget deficit.

By Joe Kaiser