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  • McCaleb: Pulling for hometown runner Evan Jager in Olympics

    These 2016 Summer Olympics already have provided so many memorable moments.• All five of Michael Phe ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Editor's Desk: Centegra overcomes obstacles to open Huntley hospital

    Congratulations to Centegra Health System and the village of Huntley.After years of planning, bureau ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Lashbrook: Taking advantage of the 'Pokemon Go' phenomenon

    Everyone is playing "Pokemon Go," EVERYONE! If you are a small business owner, and you’re not taking advantage of this massive hit game, you are missi ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Larson: Fight the summer slide

    As students enjoy their summer vacation, it’s important to be aware of the loss in academic skills and knowledge that is inherent with a three-month b ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • Letter: Township has a lot to offer residents

    To the editor:I am often asked, “what are the responsibilities of Lemont Township?”For more than 150 ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Support Turning Point through radiothon

    Here are some statistics I heard late last week that made my jaw drop: Turning Point, McHenry County ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Letter: Cronin's work focuses on common good

    To the editor:The Republican leaders many people really wanted to hear from at the RNC were those ac ...
    Aug. 7, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Convention schedule not fair to both parties

    To the Editor:Hopefully someone can follow up with an answer to my question on political nominating ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Letter: DuPage residents heading to Green Party convention

    To the Editor:Steve Alesch of Warrenville and Bob Mueller of Westmont are Jill Stein delegates to th ...
    Aug. 5, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • 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
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