Opinion

  • Letter: Schools raising tax bill

    To the Editor:I just received my property tax bill. This county is forcing us out of our home of 30 ...
    May 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Bleachers debacle avoidable

    To the Editor:The one thing we all agree on is the old bleachers at Crystal Lake South needed to be ...
    May 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Camping for a cause and for adventure

    We’ve been doing some more hiking in McHenry County Conservation District sites, and we’ve been getting lost, or at the very least, disoriented and di ...
    May 7, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Blankenhorn: Illinois' infrastructure at a crossroads

    Transportation is the lifeblood of Illinois and the asset that distinguishes us from the rest of the country.
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Small businesses advocacy

    To the Editor:As a small business owner, I’m often frustrated by policies and politicians who claim ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Carly Fiorina's shortcomings

    To the Editor: Cal Thomas’ column (“Carly Fiorina, a woman of accomplishment,” April 12) glosses ove ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Deserve transparency

    To the Editor:Democrats in Congress just introduced the Keep Our Campaigns Honest Act of 2015.This b ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Little power for County Board chairman

    When McHenry County voters were asked whether they wanted to popularly elect the County Board chairman rather than having County Board members choose ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Thanks to LITH voters

    To the Editor:During my campaign for Lake in the Hills trustee, I met some wonderful, committed peop ...
    May 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Reeder: Mandating state's cars as 'North American'-made

    SPRINGFIELD – In the parking lots of some union halls, you’ll still see the signs: “No foreign cars allowed.”
    May 6, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Letter: Photo sends wrong message

    To the Editor:While understanding the picture of the middle-aged man riding his bicycle to promote s ...
    May 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: A lot to love in Woodstock

    To the Editor:I was born in Woodstock over 90 years ago. My family and I still think it’s a pretty s ...
    May 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Unruly Britannia has a lot to learn, teach

    LONDON – They called it “Question Time,” borrowing the term from the prime minister’s weekly appearance in the House of Commons, but this was surprisi ...
    May 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Keep transportation options

    To the Editor:For the past 10 years or so, the handicapped and seniors of Nunda Township have been w ...
    May 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Ban ticket brokers

    To the Editor:Consumers need better choices than just ticket brokers.Ravinia had ticket sales for th ...
    May 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
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