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  • Letter: In praise of Pumpkin Pitch

    To the Editor:Barrington Hills resident Jennifer Kainz was the idea person behind the second annual ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Is Marco Rubio the one?

    Unlike last month’s contentious GOP debate on CNBC, the event staged by Fox Business Network and The Wall Street Journal was thankfully less about the ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Poem still resonates

    To the Editor:I came across this on my Facebook. My son was in the eighth grade at Northwood Middle ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Join Santa Run for Kids

    To the Editor:How lucky we are to be preparing for the fourth annual Kiwanis Santa Run for Kids. See ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Carlson: Donald Trump had a bad night in the Republican debate

    The fourth debate of Republican candidates started badly for the front-runner Donald Trump.He was bo ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: Real-world experiences for students

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To Crys ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: Say it ain’t so, Joe

    Chicago, 1920. Joseph Jefferson Jackson was in a heap of trouble. A naturally gifted baseball player, he had hit and fielded himself into the record b ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Letter: Washington's strategy

    To the Editor:Clifford Evenson’s letters often pepper historical facts with inaccuracies, and his re ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Abortion is wrong

    To the Editor:In reply to the letter, “Reproductive hypocrisy,” the writer does not provide reliable ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Bowling for MDA

    To the Editor:Branch 825 National Association of Letter Carriers held a Bowl-a-Thon in honor of Tim ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hunt: Latest debate shows Republicans running in place

    The fourth Republican presidential debate left the spirited, crazy-quilt contest in the same place it was the day before.
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Time to double down on daylight saving time

    The longest night of the year has just passed – the end of daylight saving time, when we turn the clocks back an hour at 2 a.m. to add another hour to ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Ponnuru: Republicans learn to love the value-added tax

    For conservatives, the phrase “value-added tax” once amounted to fighting words.Grover Norquist, the ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Fix assessment system

    To the Editor:Well over a hundred Burton Township residents recently attended a meeting at Richmond- ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Recognizing First Amendment rights should be a no-brainer

    From afar, we’ve watched what’s happened this week at the University of Missouri-Columbia with mixed emotions.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
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