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  • 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
  • Oliver: Does anybody really know what time it is?

    Time is one of those concepts that is hard to define and yet critical to our existence. For some, ti ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Miller: Gov. Rauner using term limits as bargaining chip

    The new legislative “working groups” designed to hammer out compromises on Gov. Bruce Rauner’s “turnaround agenda” began meeting in secret last week.
    May 5, 2015 - 9:23 am
  • Letter: Step up for Blaziers

    To the Editor:There are very few people in the county that have made the impact that Bob Blazier has ...
    May 4, 2015 - 4:37 pm
  • Letter: Too many people on planet

    To the Editor:Americans love good news about their bad habits. This is especially in evidence when i ...
    May 4, 2015 - 4:37 pm
  • Letter: Thanks for outgoing trustees

    To the Editor:It is sad three trustees who served our village diligently, reliably and without compe ...
    May 4, 2015 - 4:37 pm
  • Letter: Evil's best weapon

    To the Editor:Evil exists.“And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that e ...
    May 4, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • Petri: When it comes to your résumé, if you've got it, font it

    Font experts recently told Bloomberg Business that using Times New Roman on a résumé was the font equivalent of “putting on sweatpants” for a job inte ...
    May 4, 2015 - 4:35 pm
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