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  • 'Mothers, most of all'

    While billions are spent on the efforts, no greeting cards or floral arrangements can really express the significance of the bonds we share with our m ...
    May 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Animal rescue efforts abound in McHenry County

    Thumbs up: To Crystal Lake-based On Angels’ Wings animal rescue for making a 24-hour round-trip journey to Tulsa, Okla., and back to save 23 dogs from ...
    May 7, 2016 - 5:50 am
  • Our View: McHenry County athletes find home in NFL

    Last Saturday, Crystal Lake South graduates and former teammates Fahn Cooper and Jake Bernstein became the latest area football players to get their s ...
    May 6, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Our view: Politics as usual in effort to eliminate lieutenant governor

    Illinois voters won’t have the chance to vote in November on whether to eliminate the office of lieutenant governor.
    May 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Progressive tax a jobs killer

    The Illinois House could vote as early as today on a constitutional amendment to create a new, graduated income tax system that would be a disaster fo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Our view: Illinois should end statute of limitations on child sex abuse cases

    Federal Judge Thomas M. Durkin did not mince words last week in sentencing former U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert to a 15-month jail term in ...
    April 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs up: Motorola sale brings new hope, and more

    Thumbs up: To the purchase of the 1.52-million-square-foot former Motorola campus in Harvard for $9.3 million. Online auction house auctione ...
    April 30, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • Our view: IHSA needs to enact maximum pitch count rule

    It's time that the Illinois High School Association enacts a pitch count rule for high school baseball.
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Support for fantasy sports legislation

    Back in December, when Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan issued an advisory opinion that daily fantasy sports companies constitute illegal gambli ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
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