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  • Editor's Desk: Sage invests in McHenry County, its workers

    I mentioned earlier this week that members of the Northwest Herald’s Editorial Board have been meeting with candidates in contested races of local int ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Berg: A bright spot in criminal justice reform

    Not much is going right in Illinois.It’s home to the worst population loss in the Midwest, the worst ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Editor's Desk: Help your community, support United Way

    The bad news is, the state of Illinois is so fiscally messed up that it fails to pay the nonprofit agencies that provide vital services to our most at ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:45 am
  • Letter: Sandack's self-inflicted wounds

    SPRINGFIELD – Sometimes smart people do really stupid things.And sometimes good people do things the ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Miller: Democrats may have something to worry about

    The Republicans have been saying behind the scenes they have put four Democratic state senators “on the bubble” – Tom Cullerton in Du-Page County, Mel ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 2:18 pm
  • Editor's desk: Election preparation process underway

    Members of Northwest Herald’s Editorial Board on Monday began their meetings with candidates who will appear in contested races in the November electi ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 1:14 am
  • Editor's Desk: Consider running for local office

    Complaining about the way things are is easy.Taxes are too high. The roads are too congested. The fo ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 8:50 am
  • Atwater: Few role models for families in recovery

    Mr. Atwater: I’ve read about all there is to read about the symptoms of addiction. I’ve read about how alcoholism and drug addiction affect the user a ...
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • MCDH: Emergency preparedness starts at home

    Have you heard the expression, “Hope for the best, but plan for the worst?” Most of us practice this daily.
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Carter: If you hate negative ads, vote third party

    So you don’t like either candidate in this year’s presidential contest, but you’re afraid if you support a third party you’ll be wasting your vote? Re ...
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Camping is trickier in the rain than shine

    We spent the better part of a week camping along the shore of Lake Superior in Hiawatha National Forest’s Bay Furnace campground, finishing off our se ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • Berg: More government over-regulation: Restrictive rules for food trucks

    Pepe Balanzar learned to make tamales from his grandmother.Growing up in the restaurant business, sh ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: My journey from perdition to ADHD

    I have been called many things in my life. In the early ’50s, when I was in parochial school, I remember a nun talking to another nun, referring to me ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Views: Chicago doctor sees Syria's horrors

    One evening in June, I found myself on the roof of a bombed-out hospital in Aleppo, Syria. It was pitch black because the city’s east side is without ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Wish for new, but treasure your restaurant gems

    Reading Dan McCaleb’s columns and the comment discussion among readers about area restaurant needs made me hungry – and nostalgic for what used to be.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 1:15 am
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