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Opinion

  • Letter: Where is the next question?

    To the Editor:I’ve been listening to Donald Trump try to deny he was in support of the Iraq War befo ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Olson: If only toddler time applied to adults

    “Two minutes, dad!”My 2-year-old daughter, Avery, has no concept what a short amount of time this is ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Missing visits to hospital cafeteria

    To the Editor:I recently embarked upon a  resolution to engage in an early morning walk in preparati ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • Rover moves over, but ...

    My husband travels quite a bit for business. During our first years of marriage, I was very lonely when he left. Most of the time, I didn’t know what ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 1:18 pm
  • Letter: Upside to living alone

    To the Editor:I enjoyed reading Mil Misic's letter on living alone (Daily Chronicle, Sept. 8, page 1 ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Letter: City officials should be more in touch

    To the Editor:The Homefield Energy billing error illustrates the need for the city of DeKalb's depar ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Our View: Law should help deserving felons get jobs

    Late last month, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill that, his office said, will “give former offenders a brighter future.”
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Letter: Homefield Energy apologizes for failure to reduce electric rates in DeKalb

    To the Editor:Regarding “Our View: DeKalb Could Have Monitored Power Deal” from Sept. 8, we want to ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • Letter: My response to the NFL anthem protesters

    To the Editor:So long, NFL.As long as you condone players protesting our national anthem, and in tur ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Our view: Bad choices lead to traffic deaths

    One day in the not-too-distant future, cars may be able to drive themselves. Until then, it will be up to people to make good choices and prevent traf ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Letter: Kish College focuses on student learning, experience

    To the Editor:The fall semester has started at Kishwaukee College, and once again we begin our impor ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Tucker: Capitalism and education are incompatible partners

    The news left tens of thousands of students stunned: Just as the fall semester was starting, ITT Technical Institute – one of the nation’s largest cha ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Letter: Voices of 570,000 voters matter

    To the Editor:Aug. 25 will be remembered as the day when 570,000 Illinois registered voters’ voices ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Our view: Remembering, and honoring, those lost in 2001 terrorist attacks

    The nation wept 15 years ago.Four passenger airliners were hijacked by members of al-Qaida with the ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • Olson: Americans have become complacent about war on terror

    Has it really been 15 years?At the time, it almost seemed impossible that we could get to the place ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:12 pm
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