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  • Letter: Vote 'Magnificent 7'

    To the Editor:Government waste and abuse does not start at our state capitol in Springfield or in Wa ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • Penkava: Confessions of a coffee bean sniffer

    I absolutely love the aroma of coffee. That vaporous expression of hot steaming java-bliss totally e ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Letter: More military spending?

    To the Editor: For fiscal 2015, the military budget was 55 percent of the U.S. budget. Medicare an ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:57 pm
  • Letter: Support for Condon

    To the Editor:Growing up, my father was a wonderful example of community service. I have tried to mo ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • Letter: Cosler stands for residents

    To the Editor:On April 4, I’ll be voting for Jim Cosler for mayor of Cary. Jim championed his succes ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • Letter: The American way

    To the Editor:Recent letters from Susan Murphy of Wonder Lake and Mike Walsh of Crystal Lake support ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • Letter: D-200 incumbents ignore crisis

    To the Editor:Barb Gessert and Susan Handelsman have my vote for Woodstock School District 200.D-200 ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • Letter: Tough decisions in D-155

    To the Editor:If you look at your property tax bill, you will see that 60-70 percent of your tax bil ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • Letter: Vote 'Final Four'

    To the Editor:As they retire and step down from their public service, I’d like to thank School Board ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • King’s hate an opportunity for GOP

    Rep. Steve King’s rampant racism is an opportunity for Iowa Republicans and the party at large. Exorcise the nationalist bent before it’s too late.
    March 23, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Lessons in former Penn State priorities

    Had two former Penn State University officials done the right thing, some children might have been spared the ongoing pain of having been sexually abu ...
    March 23, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Letter: Dawson has wisdom

    To the Editor:Ralph Dawson is a smart and wise Crystal Lake councilman whose good judgment has serve ...
    March 23, 2017 - 9:23 am
  • Letter: Cosler for mayor

    To the Editor:I’m writing to ask you to endorse Jim Cosler for mayor of Cary. He has integrity and t ...
    March 23, 2017 - 9:23 am
  • Letter: Library board must stop

    To the Editor:Dear Crystal Lake Library Board members:  Your referendum in November lost so why are ...
    March 23, 2017 - 9:23 am
  • Reeder: Organ donation saved brother's life

    SPRINGFIELD -- The phone call came early in the morning. It was my mother and she was crying.Mom did ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:06 am
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