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  • Traffic on Route 14

    To the Editor:Anyone wishing to study inefficiency should direct their attention to Fox River Grove’ ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ban fire pits

    To the Editor:I’m curious as to why open fire pits are allowed in McHenry County.Years ago, leaf bur ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Veterans golf outing

    To the Editor:I would like to thank Prairie Isle Golf Club, the volunteers and sponsors and, especia ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Where were they before?

    To the Editor:It has been a sad week watching the stream of customers going into Kmart since the liq ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Domestic violence awareness

    To the Editor:October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.Domestic violence is on the front of soci ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Outdoor cats attack, too

    To the Editor:I read in your newspaper and saw on TV that attorney Steven Cuda and his wife were att ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A country with amnesia

    To the Editor:Despite the best efforts of the coexist-bumper-sticker crowd, our world remains an inc ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Not deserving of office

    To the Editor:Steve Reick’s letter to the editor (“Clearing the record,” Aug. 25) was priceless.Rare ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Township ‘frugality’

    To the Editor:Before it became what it is, township government once had a purpose.This was back in t ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hatred for Randall Road

    To the Editor:I hate Randall Road, and the county plans to add more Randall Road for me to hate.Why ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sleep Dieting Is A No-No

    If you really want to look, feel and do your best, one of the most important things you can do is close your eyes and go to sleep.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 7:49 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Crown and Bridge Treatment

    What is a Crown? A crown is a covering made from porcelain, suitable for withstanding the biting and ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • MCCD's 'Outdoor Fest!' targets youth

    Younger generations, this one’s for you. Looking to complement April’s Earth Day festivities and to ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • cast can’t save ‘Leave You’

    Somebody dies. Family gathers to mourn. Everybody’s stuck in one house, with all their quirks and foibles and enough emotional baggage to fill an airc ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Review: A funny, dramatic, unique ‘Intelligent Life’

    “An exceptional achievement by an artist, author or the like, that is unlikely to be equaled by that person or anyone else; stroke of genius” – defini ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Fest brings best in foreign film to Woodstock

    Embrace the subtitles.In its 12th year, the Woodstock International Film Festival – scheduled Sept. ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • 10 fresh ways to use butternut squash

    Just as you’re finally finishing up the mounds of zucchini that have haunted you all summer, autumn’s overabundance of butternut squash hits you. Time ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Recipe of the Week: Chewy Chocolate Cherry Bars

    Chewy Chocolate Cherry BarsMakes 3 dozen1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs1/2 cup butter, melted1 1/2 ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • A sweet take on tsimmes

    Although tsimmes – a traditional part of the Rosh Hashana meal – generally is considered a sweet stew of carrots and other root vegetables, we decided ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • Kugel made rich with apples, honey

    Similar to a bread pudding held together by a rich, creamy custard, our apple-honey kugel is a perfect dessert for fall, as well as a fine dish for yo ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:58 pm

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