Opinion

  • Our View: Shed light on details in contracts

    This sentence in Northwest Herald reporter Jeff Engelhardt's story this week regarding McHenry County College and full-time faculty coming to a contra ...
    April 8, 2014 - 7:40 pm
  • Thanks for sponsorship

    To the Editor:I would like to thank the folks at Meijer Foods for sponsoring a wonderful event for o ...
    April 8, 2014 - 7:40 pm
  • Power tool for corporations

    To the Editor:The Trans-Pacific Partnership free-trade agreement is being written and negotiated in ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • A slight on Franks

    To the Editor:Your March 29 front-page article titled “Parks chief to repay $7,200” didn’t tell the ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Watch your animals

    To the Editor:We had three dogs – the father, the mother and a puppy.In the past, we have had proble ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • State needs businessman

    To the Editor:Gov. Pat Quinn cannot tell the truth, like most governors we have had in this state.Du ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Our View: More scrutiny for townships

    The second Tuesday in April every year is when townships have their annual meetings.Financial report ...
    April 7, 2014 - 6:33 pm
  • Miller: Madigan's agenda sets sights on Rauner

    Worries about low Democratic turnout in an off-year election for an unpopular governor and Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner's millions ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Looking out for us

    To the Editor:I once worked for a large corporation that manufactured several types of large equipme ...
    April 4, 2014 - 6:45 pm
  • Tax more

    To the Editor:Revenue for federal and state public needs should be obtained through adequate fair, p ...
    April 4, 2014 - 6:42 pm
  • Money wasted

    To the Editor:When you come out of McDonald’s onto South Street, there is a right turn-only sign. I ...
    April 4, 2014 - 6:42 pm
  • Ill-conceived plan

    To the Editor:A recent decision by Democratic state Sen. Terry Link to table his totally inappropria ...
    April 4, 2014 - 6:42 pm
  • Our View: Live within your means

    What’s happening now with the McHenry County Conservation District is exactly what should have happened with many other units of government when the h ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Lyons: LGMC to celebrate 10th anniversary

    Many journalists aren’t what you’d call “joiners.”We’re skeptics, and group activities make us itchy ...
    April 5, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Penkava: Amazing Sea Monkeys come to Wrigley Field

    When I was a kid there used to be a whole page of advertisements on the back cover of Superman comic books. You could buy everything from X-Ray Specs ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:14 am
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