Opinion

  • Unintended consequence

    To the Editor:It is a matter of historical record that the heart of the Affordable Care Act, the ind ...
    March 25, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Miller: Rauner redefining his union stance

    It didn’t take long for Republican gubernatorial nominee Bruce Rauner to drop the word “unions” from his vocabulary.
    April 8, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Covering up?

    To the Editor:Ex-IRS official Lois Lerner has taken the Fifth again.But if just bureaucratic bunglin ...
    March 23, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Deserve better

    To the Editor:It is a sad day when the city of Harvard can force a property owner to tap into water/ ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Real estate taxes

    To the Editor:On the subject of real estate taxes: state Rep. Mike Tryon, Sen. Pam Althoff and Rep. ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Special place

    To the Editor:Recently, my husband and I enjoyed a meal at a local restaurant where the food was del ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Covering up?

    To the Editor:Ex-IRS official Lois Lerner has taken the Fifth again. But if it’s just bureaucratic b ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Our view: Don't get distracted by campaign rhetoric

    Illinois’ dire fiscal situation is well-documented.Its public pension systems are underfunded by mor ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Craver: RIP to Dillard’s 20-year gov campaign and Quinn’s four-leaf clover

    I feel uncouth in comparing the Republican primary matchup of Bruce Rauner versus Kirk Dillard to a lowbrow Adam Sandler comedy about golf.
    March 22, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Thanks for the help

    To the Editor:With the winter mercifully seeming to be coming to an end, I would like to give a tip ...
    March 21, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • In the dark

    To the Editor:In July, Nunda Township Highway Commissioner Mike Lesperance began easement work on Ga ...
    March 21, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • Loving McHenry County

    To the Editor:As newcomers to McHenry County, we are finding the area far better than we ever expect ...
    March 21, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Class act in treasurer race

    To Jeffrey Thorsen – a Republican candidate for McHenry County Treasurer who lost his bid against Glenda Miller Tuesday night. Even though it was ele ...
    March 21, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • Penkava: Blindsided by cool old sports stuff

    I don’t like the term “sports memorabilia.” Today it engenders the meaning of a monetary investment rather than the preservation of a piece of sports ...
    March 22, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Thanks from 1st Way

    To the Editor:This is to acknowledge the tremendous hard work and generosity of the McHenry County C ...
    March 20, 2014 - 5:44 pm
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