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  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    The marijuana money keeps flowing: Chicago weed company Grassroots Cannabis lands $90 million for growth
    Marijuana, Medical, Recreational

    Grassroots Cannabis raised $90 million to expand its operations in Illinois and across the country, becoming the latest Chicago-based marijuana company to bring in a sizable round of funding.

    The money will be used to further develop Grassroots’ cultivation facility in Litchfield, about 210 miles southwest of Chicago, said CEO Mitch Kahn.

    Grassroots also plans ...   read more >

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    Governor's progressive tax plan could have mixed results for married couples
    Governor (44) , Taxes, Graduated/Progressive , Taxes, income (86)
    If Illinois adopts Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s progressive tax proposal, some couples could take a tax hit for getting married while others could get a break, according to tax experts.

    Married taxpayers who file jointly with the federal government apply their taxable income to different brackets than people filing separately. The thresholds are higher so they don’t hit dual-income couples...   read more >

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    McHenry City Council lowers raffle payout limit rule ahead of VFW Queen of Hearts game
    Gambling, Gaming

    City Council decreases raffle payout limit from $6 million to $3 million, will go down again in July

    McHenry Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4600 hosts the ga...   read more >

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    State Rep. Allen Skillicorn a co-host in bipartisan marijuana discussion
    Marijuana, Medical, Recreational Cassidy, Kelly--State House, 14 , Skillicorn, Allen--State House, 66

    The event is scheduled for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at the Stage Left Cafe, 125 W. Van Buren St. in Woodstock.

    The public event will provid...   read more >