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  • Begalka: History of our favorite junk foods

    I read, with an equal measure of amusement and horror, that Hostess Brands is launching a new type of snack. Deep Fried Twinkies marks a yearlong coll ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Kerth: The late-learned lesson that’s worth its weight in gold

    I’d love to have you come over to the house to see the Olympic gold medal, but I’m sorry to say I don’t have it.
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • The 'ew' factor in not showering daily

    At first, I thought it was a typo on the antiperspirant – 48-hour protection. How could that be?But ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Rubin: Trump's 'measured path' is more like a dumpster fire

    Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, according to news reports, declared, in a conference call last week: “It’s going to be importan ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: The Jackson Pollock chimney conundrum

    I am a man of symmetry. A concrete sequential creature of order and balance and organization. The only exception to my need for spatial uniformity is ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • Berg: Food-stamp fraud, prevalence signs of a struggling Illinois

    Praise for the Clintons is sparse these days.But the 20th anniversary of the former president’s sign ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:28 pm
  • Editor's Desk: We're ready for prep football; are you?

    If you read Thursday’s edition, with our high school football season preview, you know we’ve been preparing for the return of prep football for a whil ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Hunt: Hillary Clinton is making her trust problem worse

    Hillary Clinton enjoys about a five-point polling lead over Donald Trump. One way to look at this is that it’s a margin, at this stage of a presidenti ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Editor's Desk: Crystal Lake Food Pantry to host 'mid-construction' open houses

    I wrote a couple of weeks ago about how embarrassed I was that a bin of nonperishable food had been sitting in my living room half the summer when I w ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 6:58 am
  • Helfers: Customers can be business' best marketers

    Are your customers your greatest marketing partners? Do your customers use social media to post positive comments or pictures related to your company? ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Ponnuru: Welfare reform, the bipartisan success story

    Welfare reform may be the last great bipartisan success story. It was enacted in 1996 by a Republican Congress led by Newt Gingrich and by Democratic ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:28 am
  • Oliver: New school year offers new adventure for kids

    When I was growing up, the “Choose Your Own Adventure” book series was one of my favorites.Those of ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Miller: Voters back governor's criminal justice reform

    You might think months of bipartisan cooperation on numerous criminal justice reform bills would make that particular topic off limits for partisan ca ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: Big things this week for fans of Evan Jager, football

    This is a pretty big transition week for sports fans across McHenry County and elsewhere.The 2016 Su ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Sullivan: Communication is the key to interaction

    I recently took an enlightening and eye-opening Cultural Education and Communication seminar at the McHenry Government Center.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 12:55 pm
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