Opinion

  • Letter: Consolidation ticket in School District 36

    To the Editor:It’s time to vote for a change on the Harrison School District 36 board.The David Yang ...
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Three worthy candidates

    To the Editor:As the upcoming election draws near – early voting through April 4, with Election Day ...
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Important election

    To the Editor:It is that time of year again, and an election is right around the corner.So, once aga ...
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Investigate movie studio grant dollars

    State Rep. David McSweeney is seeking an investigation into a $10 million grant to a Chicago-based film company that was approved by former Gov. Pat Q ...
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: What is a GMO?

    To the Editor:Annilee Quinlan (“Food choices,” March 13) suggests so-called GMO food plants are “man ...
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Petri: Chris Borland isn't the one who's out of his head

    ANCIENT GREECE, 648 B.C. – Popular pankration contestant Dikaeopolis Isosceles announced Friday he was retiring.
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Vote Davis in Lakewood

    To the Editor:Join me in casting a vote for Carl Davis for Lakewood trustee.Davis has 20 years of ex ...
    March 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Miller: Nontraditional Democratic group blasts state leaders

    A newly formed group of self-described “center-left” Democrats claims to have secured $20 million in commitments to spend on state legislative races h ...
    March 23, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Hentoff: ISIS not Islamic state it fiercely claims to be

    I approach Wikipedia cautiously as to whether its abundant information on a multitude of subjects is complete and authoritative.
    March 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Experience in Spring Grove

    To the Editor:Re-elect trustees Jim Anhalt, Ron Kopke and Randy Vinyard and assure that the Spring G ...
    March 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Let dignity return

    To the Editor:I recently read an instruction from a local company owner dated 1993. Too bad we can’t ...
    March 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Ban nuclear weapons

    To the Editor:Austria and 40 nations met to ban nuclear weapons, but the U.S. and allies opposed ban ...
    March 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Immigration problem

    To the Editor:As you read my letter, thousands of babies are being born right now to increase the nu ...
    March 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Discouraging news on FOIA

    Despite reform efforts and good intentions from some, Illinois residents still are often left in the dark when it comes to records of what’s happening ...
    March 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Sunshine Week should turn up the heat

    Last week was “Sunshine Week,” a nonprofit, nonpartisan national initiative launched by the American Society of News Editors to “promote a dialogue ab ...
    March 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
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