Featured Opinion: Paying More & Getting Less with the Gas Tax Hike

By Carl DeMaio We’ve heard it all before. Every time state politicians want more money from you with a tax hike they promise they will use the money to address something you really want. Unfortunately, just as Lucy always snatches the ball … Continue reading

Dixon City Council Paves Way for Three Pot Shops

The Dixon City Council at its meeting this past Tuesday, October 24, took major steps towards permitting legal sales and processing of cannabis (marijuana). The discussions on six separate motions were contentious and lengthy. The council split 3 to 2 … Continue reading