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  • Letter: Objectivity in history

    To the Editor:On Veterans Day, McHenry High School District 156 added to its curriculums at both cam ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Bershidsky: Sex, drugs, crime on the road to jihad

    There is a paradox to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris.As it claimed responsibility for them, I ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: Puppy training for husbands

    It’s funny how you set out to learn one thing, but you end up learning something else. I call it “collateral learnage.”
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Letter: Ben Carson lacks experience

    To the Editor:Ben Carson is refreshingly low-key. His personal story remains inspiring, even with so ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hunt: Hillary Clinton's weaknesses hidden by Republican chaos

    There’s cause for concern in Hillaryland, the constellation of Democratic advisers, supporters and politicians counting on the former secretary of sta ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Shop local this Saturday

    As you write your lists and start looking for deals that meet all your holiday shopping needs, please take the time to look for that perfect gift at a ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Improving Alzheimer’s care

    To the Editor:I am writing to thank Congressman Randy Hultgren for recently joining 241 of his colle ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Early blizzard might soften blow of winter

    I was wholly unprepared for last weekend’s snowstorm.Just the weekend before, we were raking leaves ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:33 am
  • Our View: What thankful really means

    Americans ate an estimated 46 million turkeys during Thanksgiving 2014. There’s no denying that’s a lot of gobbling, but can we get that figure broken ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Impressed by Wheeler

    To the Editor:While reading the paper recently, I came across a letter to the editor by Ron Eck of W ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Transparency update

    To the Editor:An update is in order to my recent letter about legislation to ensure citizens have ac ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Help support the Raue

    To the Editor:It is very important we support our local downtown Crystal Lake businesses on Small Bu ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Ponnuru: Why can't Democrats say 'Islamic terrorism'?

    Hillary Clinton has twisted herself into a pretzel on the subject of terrorism and its connection to Islam.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reeder: Free speech under attack in college

    SPRINGFIELD – “Do you have anything against the United States or its allies?”Um, well, no.The questi ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Letter: Talented students honored veterans

    To the Editor:I’m a World War II vet who, with my wife, attended Crystal Lake South High School’s tr ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
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