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  • 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
  • Letter: The myth of school consolidation

    To the Editor:In the Sept. 10 edition, the Northwest Herald had an article about consolidating schoo ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Walkup should exit race

    To the Editor:This is an open letter to Mike Walkup to ask him to please exit the McHenry County Boa ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Go when the light is green

    To the Editor:I don’t like it when you are at a red light and the front driver isn’t paying attentio ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Injured Cutler might miss game in Dallas

    LAKE FOREST – Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has a sprained right thumb that doesn’t need surgery right now, but John Fox wouldn’t rule it out entirely ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • 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
  • Letter: Thanks to Harvard Balloonfest Committee

    To the Editor:As president of the Harvard Lions Club, I would like to extend my personal gratitude t ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 2:18 pm
  • Experience matters

    To the Editor:Hillary Clinton is not perfect; nevertheless, she possesses the one thing that is lack ...
    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
  • Letter: Patrick Kenneally Republican primary winner

    To the Editor:Patrick Kenneally won the primary race for state’s attorney against another Republican ...
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Roskam leads charge on affordable tuition

    To the Editor:I find it difficult to understand how college tuition costs continue to rise while uni ...
    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
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