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  • Peterson: Recovery from mental illness is worth the struggle

    I keep waiting for the other shoe to drop. Because I feel good. I feel well. I am living life in recovery.
    May 1, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Thumbs up: Motorola sale brings new hope, and more

    Thumbs up: To the purchase of the 1.52-million-square-foot former Motorola campus in Harvard for $9.3 million. Online auction house Ten-X.com auctione ...
    April 30, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • Letter: Generous and gracious supporters

    To the Editor:At the recent Family Health Partnership Clinic’s (FHPC) gala, 300 guests joined togeth ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: More animal abuse

    To the Editor:A puppy has been the latest victim in animal abuse/neglect. To all animals that have b ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Berg: The SEIU is hurting Illinois caregivers

    Illinois politics is too often a master class in masking true intentions.A legislative push by the S ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Tax hike proposals are shameful

    To the Editor:Illinois Democrats propose an automotive mileage tax (SB3267) and 30-cent per gallon t ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Don't be fooled

    To the Editor:I have recently been receiving a “newspaper” called the Lake County Gazette inmy mailb ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: A Hellenistic painter in a tough scrape

    A lot of husbands hate painting. I love it. Give me a Purdy 2-inch XL angled sash brush and an old, faded exterior wall and I’m your guy.
    April 29, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Our view: IHSA needs to enact maximum pitch count rule

    It's time that the Illinois High School Association enacts a pitch count rule for high school baseball.
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: 'Lock' funds for Illinois road improvements

    To the Editor:Asking Illinois taxpayers to pay more to support investments in the roads and bridges ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Lock’ funds for road improvements

    To the Editor:Asking Illinois taxpayers to pay more to support investments in the roads and bridges ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hunt: Donald Trump's blowout forces his rivals to double down

    The Ted Cruz-John Kasich alliance failed on Tuesday night as Donald Trump rolled up huge victories in five Northeastern states. The two anti-Trump can ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:20 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Jack Franks calls Illinois college funding bill a 'dangerous precedent'

    Legislation to release $600 million to Illinois’ colleges and universities sailed through the state House on a 106-2 vote last week. The Senate follow ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Marengo-Union chamber plans many events

    This month, the Marengo-Union Chamber of Commerce announced its newest program, “Featured Chamber Member of the Month,” which acknowledges and highlig ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Our view: Support for fantasy sports legislation

    Back in December, when Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan issued an advisory opinion that daily fantasy sports companies constitute illegal gambli ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
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