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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: Taxpayers need a break

    To the Editor:Who is watching the growing fund balances in the general assistance (temporary aid for ...
    Aug. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Why not love?

    To the Editor:It has been a few weeks now since Cecil the Lion has died.I have seen the clever carto ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Not about advocacy

    To the Editor:Women’s health and Planned Parenthood; a recent “Another View” says that adds up to a ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Kudos for Althoff

    To The Editor:Residents of the great state of Illinois have ample reason to be frustrated, angry and ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Illinois like Greece

    To the Editor:What do Greece, the state of Illinois and your credit card-addicted neighbor have in c ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Manufactured crisis

    To the Editor:Manufacturing a crisis has given governors the green light to slash programs, threaten ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Don't justify violence

    To the Editor:When news broke of Cecil the Lion’s death at the hands of an American poacher, the med ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Vatican no democracy

    To the Editor:In a July 10 letter (“A different perspective”), Ken Shadel offered a rebuttal to my J ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Carbon solution

    To the Editor:Thank you to the Northwest Herald for publishing the Associated Press article “Obama o ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Form own opinion

    To the Editor:In his column Aug. 8, Jonathan Bernstein talks about the Republican Party being “broke ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: A lot at stake

    To the Editor:The national election in November 2016 is about the Supreme Court.Up to four Supreme C ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Send in the clowns

    To the Editor:The GOP candidates are beginning to get serious.Donald Trump is trying to convince fol ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Democrats to blame

    To the Editor:I suggest the headline writers become more factual.“Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Pla ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Deaths like Cecil’s in Illinois

    To the Editor:Cecil the lion is dead. Why? Some coward with a cruel, sadistic heart thought it was f ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Great place to live

    To the Editor:It was a beautiful Saturday evening, and we had two options:Lollapalooza – Drive two h ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
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