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  • Letter: A monopoly on force

    To the Editor:Government has the ultimate power: a monopoly on force.Who or what makes it so imperat ...
    May 2, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • Letter: Doctor of Catholic faith opposes SB 1564

    To the editor:As both a Catholic and a physician, I am strongly opposed to SB 1564, which is current ...
    April 27, 2015 - 5:10 am
  • Letter: Riverside chief argues for after school program funding by state

    To the Editor:Law enforcement calls the after-school hours the prime time for juvenile crime. That’s ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Tollway limits are too little, too late and unsafe

    To the Editor:A 70 mph speed limit on metro Chicago tollways would be safer than the mostly 55 or 60 ...
    April 23, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • Letter: Reader thanks Pihos for service

    To the Editor:I would like to thank Sandra Pihos for her many years of service to our community. San ...
    April 23, 2015 - 8:12 pm
  • Letter: Support HB306

    To the Editor:HB306, the opt-out bill, has moved from committee to the Illinois House of Representat ...
    April 22, 2015 - 8:14 pm
  • Letter: A compassionate Illinois?

    To the editor:Gov. Rauner has proposed a budget beginning July 1 that totally eliminates respite ser ...
    April 21, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • Letter: Consolidate all elections to increase voter turnout

    To the Editor:At a March 14 League of Women Voters candidate forum, I made this plea to the audience ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Letter: Protect parental rights with HB 306

    To the Editor:March 25 was Springfield lobby day for the opt-out bill, HB 306. HB 306 would allow pa ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Letter: Support the HEAL Act

    To the editor:The U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee recently recognized for the first time ...
    April 20, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Letter: There must be angels

    To the Editor:A few weeks ago I was out doing errands in Wheaton/Glen Ellyn. Being in a big rush, I ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Letter: Celebrate National Library Week

    To the Editor:During the week of April 12 through 18, I’d like our community to join me, the Board o ...
    April 17, 2015 - 6:10 pm
  • Letter: Junior Volunteers to host walk for those in need

    To the Editor:This year a group of 37 high school students that attend Glenbard West, Benet Academy, ...
    April 17, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • Letter: Support clean slate for College of DuPage board

    To the Editor: I am a former COD student, a DuPage resident and a taxpayer. I filed a FOIA request a ...
    April 6, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Letter: Vote Smentek for First Ward

    To the Editor:I'm writing in support of Susan Smentek for First Ward alderman. The First Ward alderm ...
    April 6, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should all workers get paid sick and/or vacation leave?
    Paid sick leave only
    Paid vacation leave only
    Workers should not be entitled to either