Letters to the Editor

  • Nice gesture

    To the Editor:Last week, I took my 91-year-old father to get a haircut at Slim’s Barber Shop in Crys ...
    April 11, 2014 - 1:33 pm
  • Paying off debts

    To the Editor:Here’s a way to pay down state and federal debts so no one gets hurt financially. When ...
    April 11, 2014 - 1:33 pm
  • Too many resources?

    To the Editor:It was disturbing reading the article about the man driving into a retention pond.If i ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Response to ‘tax more’

    To the Editor:Sure, Bernice (“Tax more,” April 6), let’s tax people who work hard and take risks bec ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Vote ‘no’ on raw milk ban

    To the Editor:I am an Illinois resident. I am calling to urge you to vote “no” on HB 4036.While I do ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • A fairer tax proposal

    To the Editor:This is in response to state Rep. David McSweeney’s Guest View column (“Illinois can’t ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Two public servants

    To the Editor:Few elected officials have what it takes to earn the moniker public servant.In McHenry ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Idealistic qualities missing

    To the Editor:“Give me your tired, your poor. Your huddled masses, yearning to breathe free. ... Sen ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Dos, don’ts about Ft. Hood

    To the Editor:Do recognize being in a combat zone changes a person forever – positively and negative ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Why progressive taxation

    To the Editor:Read in your paper the editorial rant against a progressive income tax.By what distort ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • National Donate Life Month

    To the Editor:Giving hope and making miracles. The Children’s Organ Transplant Association has been ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Forfeit nomination

    To the Editor:Republican Steve Reick, just before last month’s primary election, sent out a letter c ...
    April 8, 2014 - 7:40 pm
  • Thanks for sponsorship

    To the Editor:I would like to thank the folks at Meijer Foods for sponsoring a wonderful event for o ...
    April 8, 2014 - 7:40 pm
  • Power tool for corporations

    To the Editor:The Trans-Pacific Partnership free-trade agreement is being written and negotiated in ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • A slight on Franks

    To the Editor:Your March 29 front-page article titled “Parks chief to repay $7,200” didn’t tell the ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm
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