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  • Cheeky Mama: When the cat's away, the mouse doesn't play

    It’s tough being a full-time working mother and wife. Some days, I am so exhausted that I just want ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Letter: Media glosses over Clinton scandals

    To the Editor:Hillary Clinton has to be the most crooked, corrupt and dishonest presidential candida ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Letter: Walz right choice for Congress

    To the Editor:This is a very important election. Our country’'s future and the future of our childre ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Our View: Heed DeKalb clerk's suggestion, but keep job part-time

    DeKalb City Council members are hoping a salary increase will make it easier to find someone to serve an entire term as DeKalb’s city clerk.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Schrader: How can we teach about local abolitionists

    On Saturday, three sites of significance in the Underground Railroad were marked with plaques around DeKalb County.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Letter: Funding critical to curing Alzheimer's

    To the Editor:Recent decades have seen an extraordinary shift in our expectations when we are confro ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:26 pm
  • Letter: Foundation offers help for stutterers

    To the Editor:International Stuttering Awareness Day is Saturday. Did you know that 70 million peopl ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:25 pm
  • Letter: Advising private citizens not part of state’s attorney’s job

    To the Editor: When I ran for DeKalb County state’s attorney in 2012, I reminded the voters that, o ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Our View: For former fighter pilot, mission accomplished

    President Ronald Reagan had many friends during his life, but none were quite like Norm Wymbs.Wymbs, ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Sunstein: Dylan surpassed Whitman as the American poet

    Bob Dylan has surpassed Walt Whitman as the defining American artist, celebrating the capacity for self-invention as the highest form of freedom.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Tucker: Forces Trump has unleashed not going away

    Donald Trump is not done.Over the last few days, he has repeatedly impugned the integrity of our dem ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Olson: Cubs fans should expect victory, reminders of defeat

    I’ve been a Cubs fan since the summer of 1984, when I visited Wrigley Field for the first time with my father. We were two of the 2 million fans who c ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Letter: Time for a property tax investigation

    To the Editor:As a DeKalb County taxpayer, do you feel you are being overcharged on your property ta ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Letter: Clinton will continue assault on moral values

    To the Editor:The election is only a month away, and some people have decided not to vote.I must not ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Our view: Thumbs-up to Cubs, spelling bee, costume club

    Thumbs-up: To the Cubs opening the National League Championship Series tonight. The Cubs knocked off the San Francisco Giants in stunning fashion to c ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:12 am
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