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  • Letter: Wrecked Halloween display

    To the Editor:Residents of Nottingham Woods, we have a vandal in our midst. My life-sized ghosts and ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Them against us

    To the Editor:McHenry County operates an adversarial form of government.Paula Yensen, Anna May Mille ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Re-elect Nick Chirikos

    To the Editor:County Board member Nick Chirikos should be re-elected so he can continue to serve the ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hentoff: Securing individual education of students, teachers

    I’ve been reporting on educational developments for more than 65 years, but very seldom have I been as heartened by a discovery as in a September Clev ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Keeping history alive

    To the Editor:I just finished reading another wonderful article about Crystal Lake history, written ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Thomas Jefferson wisdom

    To the Editor:Thomas Jefferson once wrote: “A government big enough to give you everything you want, ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: John Hammerand works for people

    To the Editor:If anyone isn’t sure who to vote for in District 4 for County Board members, I can tel ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Bill Prim for McHenry County Sheriff

    Whatever happens Nov. 4, McHenry County will be swearing in a new sheriff for the first time in nearly two decades.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: We live in depressing times

    Some people I know refuse to watch the news or read the papers these days, and who can blame them? The headlines are depressing, and no one seems to b ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Raise Randall

    To the Editor:Did anyone ever think about making Randall Road go over Algonquin Road (Route 62)?Year ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Hammerand looks out for taxpayers

    To the Editor:I want to thank John Hammerand for going directly to the citizens of McHenry County an ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Prim a true Republican

    To the Editor:Bill Prim is an honest, confident man. He is running for election as a Republican and ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Support Jack Franks

    To the Editor:There is no other elected official who works harder at connecting to his constituents ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Forgetful candidates

    To the Editor:In the Oct. 9 governor debate between Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner, Quinn forgot to ment ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lyons: After Holiday Hills shooting, reflecting on how we treat cops

    Some jobs are more important than others. Some just pay the bills, and that’s fine. Work isn’t everything. But for others, it might as well be.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:52 pm
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