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  • Letter: Cronin's work focuses on common good

    To the Editor:Wisconsin has been able to eliminate its debt and running a surplus. So much so they'v ...
    Aug. 5, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Letter: Time to trim trees at Lake Ellyn

    To the editor:Dear Commissioners – I am a lifelong resident who loves Glen Ellyn. Thank you for the ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 9:38 pm
  • Letter: An idea to prevent traffic stop tragedies

    To the Editor:Traffic stops are often high-stress, unpleasant situations for both motorists and poli ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Letter: Officials should put people over politics

    To the Editor:I was proud to see that my state Sen. Tom Cullerton paid a visit to the Marklund games ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: True Islam seeks to empower women

    To the editor:In ancient Arabia, women were treated as property, female offspring were buried alive, ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: July 25-31, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 5:41 pm
  • Valle: York Township still offers great senior services

    Forty years ago this month the York Township Senior Center held its first outing.On Aug. 4, 1976, th ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Roskam, Hultgren on the hook for Trump's stances

    To the Editor:The wise adage “If you apply lipstick to a pig … it’s still a pig” surely applies to e ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 12:02 pm
  • Hoornaert Smith: Start back-to-school season with Westmont Public Library card

    As summer winds down, students prepare to go back to school.September is the beginning of an excitin ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Begalka: School program part of historical romp through McHenry County's past

    The word “pageant” serves up “cheesecake” images of bathing beauties or perhaps boats bedecked in Venetian splendor.
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Editor's Desk: Downtown Crystal Lake is business-filled, vibrant

    I don’t get to downtown Crystal Lake near enough, but I’ve had the chance to visit several times this week as my wife and I have taken turns shuttling ...
    July 28, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Letter: Cut back vegetation at Lake Ellyn

    To the Editor:This is to the Glen Ellyn Park District. In my 40-plus years in Glen Ellyn there have ...
    July 28, 2016 - 7:21 am
  • Editor's Desk: Support Crystal Lake, Algonquin police, Special Olympics on Friday

    Sometimes the acrimony surrounding police is puzzling for many of us who live in communities that support the police and cops support them back above ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Letter: Showing support for our police officers

    To the editor:I am writing to our Public Safety Police Officers to show my support for the selfless ...
    July 25, 2016 - 3:20 pm
  • Larson: Equity in AP is needed to adapt to changing economy

    The erosion of the middle class and the premium our economy places on highly skilled workers has placed a new mandate on public schools. First, school ...
    July 22, 2016 - 4:00 pm
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