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  • Gridlock disgust

    To the Editor:This November is the next opportunity that we, voters, have to change the game in Cong ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Power plant not welcomed

    To the Editor:I am writing to express concerns among families in our community about the proposed Oa ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Too much partisanship

    To the Editor:This is in response to Elaine Rizleris’ letter to the editor (“Buck stops with Obama,” ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Miller: Rauner's economic plan polls well

    “This morning,” 1,063 respondents were told Thursday during a Capitol Fax/We Ask America poll, “Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner release ...
    July 22, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Foundation of our nation

    To the Editor:I was very pleased to see Hobby Lobby place in various media outlets the “In God we Tr ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Against Pedcor project

    To the Editor:It’s been a long time since I attended a village meeting. Shame on me.Village Presiden ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Worst president?

    To the Editor:In my memory, President Obama is the worst president in 60 years, followed by presiden ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Separation of church, state

    To the Editor:On June 30, the Supreme Court of the United States handed down its decision that a sin ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Leona Nelson a treasure

    To the Editor:Every now and then, there are a few individuals who give so much of their time and ene ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Power plant concerns should be addressed

    A proposal for a $450 million power plant in Oakwood Hills is a big deal on may levels, particularly to the residents of Oakwood Hills – many of whom ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Put children first

    To the Editor:I’m thinking Oakwood Hills village officials have disappeared from the center of the c ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Power plant devalues

    To the Editor:Learning about the proposed Oakwood Hills power plant project only last week, the prov ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Commission makes the right decision

    The Northwest Herald offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To the state’s Legislat ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • How Congress voted this week

    A look at this week’s major votes in Congress and how those who represent McHenry County voted:Highw ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: Downsizing your stuff, upsizing your life

    Well, it finally happened. After having survived the F5 tornadic years of raising our four children, my wife and I have realized that it was time to t ...
    July 19, 2014 - 12:11 am
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