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  • Need compassion in church

    To the Editor:I am deeply saddened by the continued punitive behavior of Cardinal Francis George.His ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thankless parasites

    To the Editor:One need only experience Dinesh D’Souza’s “America: Imagine the World Without Her” to ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Petri: What the pope got wrong about kids

    The pope might be infallible, but he is not correct.Pope Francis has laid down another pronouncement ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Border mismanagement

    To the Editor:Our country is one of the most compassionate places on Earth when it comes to humanita ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Miller: Ford moves forward after overzealous prosecution

    As you probably know by now, the U.S. Attorney’s office in Chicago has agreed to drop all felony charges against Illinois state Rep. LaShawn Ford, D-C ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Speaking of Nature: Property line disputes

    I heard a story the other day about a situation where one neighbor did not like another neighbor’s pine tree because the branches grew over part of hi ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Hentoff: Rand Paul broadens his campaign – not yet enough

    As the formidable, extra-robust Chris Christie rises in the Republican presidential polls, appearing attractively tough, Rand Paul also remains produc ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Obvious Randall solution

    To the Editor:Finally the congested intersection of Routes 31 and 62 will relieved by the imminent o ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ribbing Reeder

    To the Editor:Conservative think tank employee Scott Reeder wrote an interesting column about Walgre ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Congrats to Prim

    To the Editor:I would like to congratulate the Republican Candidate for McHenry County sheriff, Bill ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Community-minded

    Many thanks to Derek from Orbis Construction and Brennan from Fastenal in McHenry for volunteering their work and material to take down our very old s ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • God’s warning signs

    A nation in the hands of an angry God. The Lord warned in the Book of Psalms, “The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget G ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Spring Grove gun range

    To the Editor:The Spring Grove Village Board has unanimously approved construction of a shooting ran ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: More transparency, adult behavior needed in Oakwood Hills

    As of Saturday afternoon, the village of Oakwood Hills remains in a suspended animation entirely of its own making.
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Craver: Is dysfunction Exhibit A for shrinking the McHenry County Board?

    Once again, the McHenry County Board is discussing whether to shrink its size from 24 members. As a ...
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 11:38 pm
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