Letters to the Editor

  • Separation of church, state

    To the Editor:On June 30, the Supreme Court of the United States handed down its decision that a sin ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Leona Nelson a treasure

    To the Editor:Every now and then, there are a few individuals who give so much of their time and ene ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Put children first

    To the Editor:I’m thinking Oakwood Hills village officials have disappeared from the center of the c ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Power plant devalues

    To the Editor:Learning about the proposed Oakwood Hills power plant project only last week, the prov ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Courage to fly

    To the Editor:Amelia Earhart once said, “Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. T ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • How low can they go?

    To the Editor:How low can you afford your home value to go?Our real estate tax rate reflects falling ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • More efficient government

    To the Editor:Apparently Jack Franks is the only elected official in McHenry County who cares about ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Good in the world

    To the Editor:I just wanted to put out a huge thank you to the person that returned my lost debit ca ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • County Board accountability

    To the Editor:It is truly outrageous that County Board members Ken Koehler, Nick Provenzano and John ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • High praise for Non Sequitur

    To the Editor:Having a simple mind, I am easily confused trying to untangle the complexity of today’ ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Wrong direction in Cary

    To the Editor:My wife and I have been diligent in attending several of the meetings that have been h ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thank God for America

    To the Editor:If you were born in America, thank the Lord.America is truly the most wonderful nation ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thoughts on the long term

    To the Editor:Some thoughts while on vacation.Long-term smoking always has been bad. Now that smokin ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Not ready for Obama

    To the Editor:Thank you, Don Mast (“Support our president,” July 3) for suggesting what most of us o ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Contraceptive mandate

    To the Editor:I would like to know why taxpayers should be required to pay for contraceptives.We don ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
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