notsoplainjane

Might as well abandon this idea. Can't get around the laws regarding transportation of open liquor.

Thank you. Well said.

Industry-wide? What industry is Lyons talking about? I've attended many events, sporting, concerts, professional, college, amateur, and have never come across a clear bag or purse-size policy anywhere in the continental United States. Bergner's had a clear bag policy for their employees …

So, Walmart comes in with their big box discount store, decimates the downtown by running all the mom & pop stores out of business, then down the road, they pack up their tent and move on. Typical.

notsoplainjane commented on Normal Gordmans store slated for closure

Company from Texas--2 stores remain open in Peoria, while ours closes? Maybe they need a map. With the stores at the mall closing, I would think the outlook for Gordman's would be optimistic. I'm sure that Bergner's and Kohl's will get a bump in business.

Except at Kohl's everything looks the same and the store is a mess with stuff falling off shelves, dressing rooms piled with clothes that no one puts away. Brands that offer the same item in ten colors or patterns with 30 in each size, so you can't help but show up at work, on the same day,…

Should have offered incentive for Portillos to go into an existing abandoned structure, not put another business out of business with our blessing. Look at the hotel taxes that will be sacrificed on top of the incentive to Portillos. This is a ridiculous deal. Vote them all out.

If the majority of enforcement issues occur at night, then night should be the main shift for police with more staff. Daytime should be the lesser staffed shift with overtime pay on day shift instead of night shift.

I have always thought Unit 5's schedule was odd. The late start day has been a burden to our work schedules. I know that District 87 has staggered start times, but it has the high school students starting the earliest. If Unit 5 moves to staggered start times, it would be best if the elem…

What is Normal thinking? Bloomington is not the same as Normal and does not have the same needs. Bloomington feels they need to get their fiscal house in order, while Normal has its fiscal house in order. However, I have seen more than a few Normal streets that need resurfacing, so maybe …