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Streator Plan Comission to recommend permit for grow house

  STREATOR – Streator’s Plan Commission is expected to recommend a special use permit petition to allow a cannabis grower facility on West Main Street. Owners of John and Joe’s Florist in the 1100 block of West Main street have submitted a permit application to allow a

Illinois extends medical marijuana sales hours amid pressure

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois officials are allowing medical marijuana businesses to stay open later. The change announced Friday follows complaints that people seeking those products have been at a disadvantage since a new state law allowing recreational sales took effect this year. The department

Transportation agency plans event for minority entrepreneurs

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State transportation officials are planning an event next month in Springfield for minority- and women-owned businesses. The conference on Feb. 10-11 will offer workshops and seminars on topics including financing, insurance, cybersecurity and making a safe work

Full moon starts this weekend

UNDATED – A full moon weekend is upon us, the first of many this year. Beginning Friday evening through Monday, the universe will experience the first supermoon of 辽宁体彩网. According to the Maine Farmer’s Almanac, Native American tribes had names for the moons calling this