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  • Our View: No reason not to vote

    As of Thursday, there are 40 days left until Nov. 8, otherwise known this year as Election Day.But y ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Policy takes backseat to attacks

    Recent polls have shown that more than half the electorate holds a negative view of both Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers make a big difference

    Thumbs up: To all of the churches and church volunteers who host and have hosted McHenry County PADS overnight shelters for the homeless. Because the ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Training young drivers on traffic stops

    A new state law will require student drivers to be instructed on what to do and what not to do when they are pulled over by police.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Views: An expense worth bearing

    The cost of public trust and officer safety cannot be overpriced.Reviewing and then storing high-def ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Honoring those who serve

    Thumbs up: To the Prairie Ridge football program, for hosting a Military Appreciation Night for Friday’s game against Crystal Lake South. This is the ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Steps to reduce drunken driving

    One day in the not-too-distant future, cars might be able to drive themselves. Until then, it will be up to people to make good choices and prevent tr ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Enrollment declines a troubling trend

    The 10th day enrollment figures released this week by Northern Illinois University weren’t good, but they could have been worse. NIU’s 5.5 percent yea ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Remembering, and honoring, those lost in 2001 terrorist attacks

    The nation wept 15 years ago today.Four passenger airliners were hijacked by members of al-Qaida wit ...
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Giving voters more information

    Thumbs up: To the McHenry County League of Women Voters, for holding debates involving local candidates in contested November races. Allowing the publ ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Take politics out of courts

    We’ve been critical in this space on many occasions of House Speaker Michael Madigan and other state Democratic leaders refusal to allow for redistric ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Celebrate the workforce this Labor Day

    More than 100 years after the first federal observance of Labor Day, there still is debate about who first pitched the idea of a holiday to celebrate ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • Our view: Educating young voters

    Thumbs up: To the McHenry County Clerk’s Office and the League of Women Voters, who will hold mock elections at seven area high schools to help educat ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Be safe this Labor Day weekend

    Labor Day might mark the traditional end of summer, but changing school calendars may have diminished its significance in that regard.
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Another view: Getting tough on gun runners

    Sometimes there’s no good alternative to a tough approach to crime.Gov. Bruce Rauner and a large, bi ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
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