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  • Letter: What about cars that don't burn gas?

    To the Editor:I read the opinion column, “Raise the gasoline tax before it’s too late,” (Barry Ritho ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • Another View: State-based solutions to gun violence

    A week after five U.S. military service members were killed in a mass shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, a gunman opened fire July 23 in a movie thea ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • Letter: Work to save JoAnn Fabrics store

    To the Editor:I was shopping at JoAnn Fabrics as I have for years and, long story short, found out t ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • Our View: Be aware of roadway dangers

    It already has been a deadly year on DeKalb County roadways, with the number of traffic fatalities already reaching last year’s total of 10.
    July 29, 2015 - 9:14 pm
  • Pitts: GOP hypocrisy in Trump condemnation

    Here’s the thing about principle: Unless applied equally, it is not really principle at all.He who c ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:37 pm
  • Another View: Leave protection to pros

    The shooting rampage that left four Marines and a sailor dead in Chattanooga last week should prompt the Pentagon to revisit restrictions on firearms ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • Letter: Sycamore impact fees aren't high enough

    To the Editor:When I was running for Sycamore City Council some years back, I went house to house to ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Letter: DeKalb’s future, part II: “any port in a storm”

    To The Editor:Why are some people moving away from DeKalb while others are moving to DeKalb?  What a ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Summer reading no escape from Illinois’ problems

    Have you read any good books lately?New publications for the summer of 2015 certainly have some inte ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Letter: We can all compensate for government shortfalls

    To the Editor:Upon reading a Daily Chronicle article on adults in group homes having their $60 month ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Another View: Funding needed to fight fraud

    While the federal health care program still is a long way from providing insurance to every American who needs it, the program is apparently pretty go ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Barone: Divided Dems causing party problems

    America’s two major political parties have a difficult task: Amassing a 51 percent coalition in a nation that has always been – not just now, but from ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Letter: Thoughts for our future

    To the Editor:Soon the Dekalb City Council will be making a vote that decides if potential buyers of ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Our View: Seeking a union is taking a risk

    Plans to unionize and seek contracts and pay increases by workers at Northern Illinois University and Kishwaukee College might seem to make sense for ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Another View: United States in ecological deficit

    The U.S. is using more natural resources than can be regenerated within its borders, according to a new report by international think tank Global Foot ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:30 pm
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