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  • Peterson: Woodstock shortcut leads to road rage incident

    This happened awhile back, and I am still perplexed by it, as I usually am by road rage.One of the b ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Scarborough: Will a mistake-filled convention doom Trump? Don't count on it.

    For decades, political conventions have been derided as miserably predictable events that always devolve into monotonous made-for-TV affairs. Once you ...
    July 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: The Field of Dreams on Floresta Lane

    It was a modest little stucco home in Crystal Lake. Price tag: a whopping $29,500. Three small bedrooms. Floors covered with orange shag carpeting, so ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Editor's Desk: Crystal Lake library supporters face tough sell

    I applaud members of the Crystal Lake Library Board and other volunteer supporters who have been working for years on plans to renovate or replace the ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Reeder: Rauner's actions don't match his rhetoric

    SPRINGFIELD – I like Gov. Bruce Rauner’s rhetoric better than his most recent actions.But this so-ca ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: Keep Pokémon Go phenomenon off the road

    "Put the phone down ... Don't play Pokémon and drive."An electronic billboard on eastbound Route 14 ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Oliver: Tiny type takes toll on youthful vanity

    For a long time, I’ve had a love-hate relationship with my vision.Since about age 12, I’ve had to co ...
    July 19, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Editor's Desk: Police reports – a check against disappearing people

    “Why’s my name in the police blotter? This is ruining my life!”“You shouldn’t write anything about s ...
    July 19, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Miller: Politicians prefer fairy tales to history

    Right off the bat, I should say I think the so-called “stopgap budget” signed into law June 30 was a good idea. Not fiscally, but because people who r ...
    July 19, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Begalka: Haeger Potteries closes after 145 years in business

    After 145 years, Haeger Potteries closed its East Dundee factory June 30 in what company President Lexy Haeger Estes characterized as the company’s “m ...
    July 19, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Editor’s Desk: Keep election-related letters to 150 words

    Judging by the number of letters to the editor we’ve been receiving, interest in the upcoming November election is, well, off the charts.
    July 19, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • Sunstein: Food debate shows Congress is bad at regulating

    In recent years, Republicans have argued Congress is a more responsible policymaker than the executive branch. But when it comes to regulation, Congre ...
    July 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • McGuire: Shopping local builds community connections

    The shopping experience has changed dramatically over the last decade with the advent of online shopping. I myself have gravitated toward shopping onl ...
    July 16, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Peterson: Older car doesn't make me pine for old times

    I like my Chevrolet Impala, at least when it’s not in the shop undergoing expensive repairs, at which time I hate all cars, but can’t quite make mysel ...
    July 16, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Penkava: The case of the missing baby dinosaurs

    When they walked, the earth shook. Their breath smelled of rotting flesh, their voices were as thunder. The landscape shriveled when they appeared. Th ...
    July 16, 2016 - 12:27 am
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