Opinion

  • Too many resources?

    To the Editor:It was disturbing reading the article about the man driving into a retention pond.If i ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Response to ‘tax more’

    To the Editor:Sure, Bernice (“Tax more,” April 6), let’s tax people who work hard and take risks bec ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Vote ‘no’ on raw milk ban

    To the Editor:I am an Illinois resident. I am calling to urge you to vote “no” on HB 4036.While I do ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Our View: Democrats help defeat Madigan tax

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To Demo ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Penkava: A sound investment gone wrong

    There’s something wrong with my ears. At least that’s what my wife told me. “Either you can’t hear,” she observed, “or you just don’t want to hear.”
    April 12, 2014 - 1:08 am
  • Penkava: A sound investment gone wrong

    There’s something wrong with my ears. At least that’s what my wife told me. “Either you can’t hear,” she observed, “or you just don’t want to hear.”
    April 12, 2014 - 1:00 am
  • A fairer tax proposal

    To the Editor:This is in response to state Rep. David McSweeney’s Guest View column (“Illinois can’t ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Two public servants

    To the Editor:Few elected officials have what it takes to earn the moniker public servant.In McHenry ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Idealistic qualities missing

    To the Editor:“Give me your tired, your poor. Your huddled masses, yearning to breathe free. ... Sen ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Our View: Sign and drive is overdue

    Proposed legislation to eliminate the practice of surrendering a physical driver’s license for a minor traffic offense makes such obvious common sense ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Peterson: Jackets and robins herald spring's arrival

    Meteorological spring arrived on March 1.Woodstock Willie forecasted six more weeks of winter on Gr ...
    April 10, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Dos, don’ts about Ft. Hood

    To the Editor:Do recognize being in a combat zone changes a person forever – positively and negative ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Our View: Government intrusion stirs milk

    State Rep. Dan Burke, D-Chicago, has introduced a bill to ban raw milk in Illinois.As of now, raw mi ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • Why progressive taxation

    To the Editor:Read in your paper the editorial rant against a progressive income tax.By what distort ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • National Donate Life Month

    To the Editor:Giving hope and making miracles. The Children’s Organ Transplant Association has been ...
    April 9, 2014 - 5:27 pm
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