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  • Letter: Trusting Americans

    To the Editor:Here’s a startling statistic: Almost 40 million households haven’t saved anything for ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Hounded at meeting

    To the Editor:I was at the Cary village meeting and asked the Village Board for further clarificatio ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Oliver: Sandhill cranes cause memories to take flight

    Recent drives along a nearby country road have brought into view a most welcome sight: a pair of sandhill cranes.
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Letter: Heard of Lisa Madigan?

    To the Editor:The Another View editorial in the Sept. 11 Northwest Herald was from the TimesDaily of ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Thanks, County Board

    To the Editor:I just want to thank the McHenry County Board for listening to the residents of Coral ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Horizons for the Blind walk

    To the Editor:On Sept. 12, 10 blind employees from Horizons for the Blind were escorted by volunteer ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Petri: What GOP candidates' Secret Service code names tell us

    Toward the end of Wednesday’s second Republican debate, as the plot began wrapping up but before the Eagles came to bear us up and away from Mount Doo ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Gene Lyons: Hillary's staffers aren't doing her any favors

    Although nobody sensible would choose to do it this way, America’s political fate has become captive to the TV news media’s never-ending quest for rat ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Social Security reform

    To the Editor:In President Barack Obama’s latest budget, the outflows for Social Security for fiscal ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Althoff responds

    To the Editor:When an elected official finds a letter to the editor about her and her actions, it us ...
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Franks keeps fighting

    To the Editor:I am very proud of our state Rep. Jack Franks for publicly fighting the special perks ...
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Still looking for truth in Carrick case

    Last week’s 2nd District Appellate Court ruling is a victory for Mario Casciaro, his family and supporters, but it’s difficult for the greater Johnsbu ...
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Bernie does Liberty University

    Self-declared socialist and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders entered what his supporters must consider the belly of the beast Monday.
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Detour: Watch for new traffic pattern on Charles Miller Road

    • ROUTE 47: Work has started to repair parts of Route 47 between Route 176 in Lakewood and Route 14 in Woodstock. Anticipate delays.
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 12:53 pm
  • Letter: Jail Brakers support

    To the Editor:I’d like to thank the McHenry County Community Foundation for its generous support of ...
    Sept. 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
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