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  • 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
  • Our View: Work to head off more bloodshed in DeKalb neighborhood

    Residents’ description of their neighborhood in the 800 block of Kimberly Drive should cause us all to sit up and pay attention.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Letter: School community comes to family's aid

    To the Editor:Recently, there has been a great deal of focus on the controversies in our community a ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Letter: MAP 318 supports Rick Amato for state's attorney

    To the Editor:The position of DeKalb County state’s attorney is extremely important to the safety of ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Cheeky Mama: Grieving parents help each other through support group

    Nearly one in four pregnancies ends in loss, according to SHARE Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Inc., and some in our community who have experienced ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Letter: Schmack seeks public's vote without representing us

    To the Editor:It is dumbfounding why Richard Schmack is now asking the voters to re-elect him when j ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 9:43 pm
  • Reader Poll

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