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  • We still need power

    To the Editor:I have been following the Oakwood Hills power plant issue, and I have found it interes ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McArdle: Credit scores drive America's growing inequality

    The other day, I got to wondering something: What is the effect of automated payments on credit scores?
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: New school year brings with it hope

    Spring is usually considered a time of hope and renewal.But we can’t help but think that right now i ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Confronting ISIS – 'It takes an army to defeat an army'

    When liberal Dianne Feinstein, D-California, and the conservative former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich agree on something, attention should be pa ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Electronic toll response

    To the Editor:Your readers should know that travelers without I-Pass have another way to pay for usi ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Blame utilities for delay

    To the Editor:I am writing on behalf of my employer, R.W. Dunteman, general contractor on the Route ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Inhumane treatment at fair

    To the Editor:“It’s hometown people who take pride in what they do whether it’s their livestock, the ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Oliver: It’s time to Take a Stand for Turning Point

    Domestic violence might be easier to deal with if it were easy to tell who would become an abuser and who would become a victim.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Our View: Helping ex-senator now at RTA

    State Sen. Kirk Dillard, a Republican from Hinsdale, stepped down from the Senate the other day.We n ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Need compassion in church

    To the Editor:I am deeply saddened by the continued punitive behavior of Cardinal Francis George.His ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thankless parasites

    To the Editor:One need only experience Dinesh D’Souza’s “America: Imagine the World Without Her” to ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Petri: What the pope got wrong about kids

    The pope might be infallible, but he is not correct.Pope Francis has laid down another pronouncement ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Border mismanagement

    To the Editor:Our country is one of the most compassionate places on Earth when it comes to humanita ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Miller: Ford moves forward after overzealous prosecution

    As you probably know by now, the U.S. Attorney’s office in Chicago has agreed to drop all felony charges against Illinois state Rep. LaShawn Ford, D-C ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Speaking of Nature: Property line disputes

    I heard a story the other day about a situation where one neighbor did not like another neighbor’s pine tree because the branches grew over part of hi ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:39 am
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