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  • Letter: Affordable Care Act a good start

    To the Editor:I keep hearing certain politicians say they want to repeal the Affordable Health Care ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Proud of Lemonade Brigade

    To the Editor:Over the summer, three friends – Aubrey Hennig, Baylon Diebold and Morgan LoManoco – s ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Meyerson: What Democrats must do after Tuesday

    When a party loses as catastrophically as the Democrats lost Tuesday, something very big has gone very wrong.
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Sucessful book sale

    To the Editor:Once again, Friends of the McHenry Library held a successful warehouse sale in October ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Guest view: Key unanswered question about Rob Render

    Our family wants to know how Johnsburg police eliminated Rob Render as a suspect in the disappearance of Brian Carrick.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Choices that weren't on the ballot

    In Tuesday’s election, voters were faced with many decisions on their ballots.Who did they want for ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Voting inconsistencies

    To the Editor:Your newspaper published a column Oct. 23 headlined, “No ID required to vote in Illino ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Creating a new problem

    To the Editor:In response to an article, “Police: Fence interfered with search, rescue,” I would lik ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: We need God

    To the Editor:“When the God of the Bible doesn’t fit with where people want to go, they find themsel ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Mega-dosing versus the common cold

    There was no way I was going to have a cold. I simply can’t have one.You see, I’ve been taking mega- ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Our View: Cooperation will be key for Bruce Rauner

    Illinois voters have spoken, and they have elected a new governor in Illinois.Bruce Rauner defeated ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McArdle: What goes around, comes around – for both parties

    WASHINGTON – As one of my favorite political experts is fond of saying, “Obama acts like he’d really rather be an ex-president.” Tuesday night, he sor ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Issues with closing SEDOM

    To the Editor:Least restrictive environment is a term being pushed to close SEDOM.Who determines wha ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Playing politics with Alzheimer’s

    To the Editor:It seems for a while now Washington, D.C., can’t set forth a sound, responsible financ ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reeder: Splurging at Municipal League conference

    SPRINGFIELD – I’ve never quite understood the mindset of people who live it up on someone else’s dime.
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:48 pm
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