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  • Penkava: Monopoly thimble never to pass GO again

    There are just some things you don’t mess with. 1970s folk-rock songwriter Jim Croce listed a few of them in his song, “You Don’t Mess Around With Jim ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:27 am
  • Letter: Miller gets most for dollar

    No one spends more time and effort to make sure the taxpayers of Algonquin Township get the most for their tax dollar. Yes, his budget seems large, bu ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:19 am
  • Letter: Vote Gasser highway commissioner

    If you live in Algonquin Township, you pay three different real estate taxes to your township. The smaller one goes to the township. The other two tax ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:19 am
  • Letter: Incomplete facts on road district

    I have known Bob Miller professionally for more than 30 years and can attest that Bob is one of the most informed, experienced and qualified highway c ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Letter: End nepotism in Algonquin Township

    We need Andrew Gasser as our next highway commissioner in Algonquin Township. Andrew has all the qualifications he needs to make sure our roads are ma ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:19 am
  • Letter: Vote for real republicans in McHenry

    In April, we vote for the officials who run our local taxing bodies. Those are the taxing bodies for our real estate taxes that many of us complain ab ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Letter: Ethical assessor in Nunda

    The choice for Nunda Township assessor is an easy one. Mark Dzemske is a dedicated, competent professional and ethical assessor the township can not a ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Letter: Time for change in Algonquin Township

    Fifty years is a long time, and that is how long the Miller family has held the Algonquin Township highway commissioner job. While the roads have been ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Letter: Costs keep rising

    In the Feb. 14 issue of the Northwest Herald, Mike Shorten asked me/us to support Mark Dzemske for Nunda Township assessor.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Styf: Bruce Miles aboard for Chicago Cubs coverage

    You might have noticed something new in the Cubs coverage in our sports pages since pitchers and catchers reported for spring training.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:54 am
  • Letter: Out with Poznanski

    To the Editor:Tom Poznanski was brought to Grafton Township by a political puppet master who manipul ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:42 am
  • Letter: Miller deserves our vote

    I have had the opportunity of working with Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller for the past 14 years.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:42 am
  • Letter: Support Bob Miller for Algonquin highway commissioner

    To the Editor:Bob Miller goes above and beyond his duties as highway commissioner.He shares his know ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:42 am
  • Letter: Vote 'Magnificent 7' in McHenry Township

    Government waste and abuse does not start at our state capitol in Springfield or in Washington D.C. In Illinois, it starts at the township level of go ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:42 am
  • Letter: No empty promise for Miller

    To the Editor:In 2014, Andrew Gasser was elected to the County Board. He ran to cut taxes and increa ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:16 am
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