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  • Our View: Rauner must prove he can govern

    Illinois voters have spoken, and they have elected a new governor in Illinois.Bruce Rauner defeated ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Letter: ‘Right thing for me’ attitude is dangerous

    To the Editor:In the case of the Maine nurse who broke a quarantine order, we see the ultimate exten ...
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Letter: Seek consensus on changes to John, Harrison streets

    To the Editor:I’m responding to the editorial in the Daily-Chronicle on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. My in ...
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Letter: Sleepless in DeKalb

    To the Editor:Does this ever happen to you? You retire your usual time, fall asleep and then awaken ...
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Pitts: In news, biggest successes are least trusted

    You can’t handle the truth.There is a temptation to take that line from Jack Nicholson – snarled at ...
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Eric Olson: Spend 'political capital' wisely

    “I earned capital in the campaign, political capital, and now I intend to spend it.” – President George W. Bush, after winning re-election in 2004
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Letter: ‘Yes’ vote is what’s best for Sycamore

    Letter to the Editor:On Nov. 4, we will have the unique opportunity to positively shape the future o ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Barone: Obama will leave the Democrats in shambles

    Before the election results are in, and keeping in mind that there may be some unpleasant surprises for one party or the other – or both – it’s possib ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Letter: Changes needed at I-88 and Peace Road

    To the Editor:The Peace Road Exit off Interstate 88 is a hazard to people traveling north on Peace R ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Letter: Joanne Pickering for County Board District 1

    To the Editor: Joanne Pickering, candidate for DeKalb County Board in District 1 (Rollo, Shabbona, M ...
    Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Letter: Fight back against city inspection plan

    To the Editor: I was at the meeting last night where we discussed the current proposed ordinance abo ...
    Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Letter: Genoa vote 1st step to retaking control

    To the Editor: In the midst of a dysfunctional congress, and a government that isn’t working, the re ...
    Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Letter: Save Medicare and Social Security

    To the Editor: A vote to re-elect Congressman Randy Hultgren is equivalent to a vote to end traditio ...
    Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Another view: Justice overdue in North Korea

    The United Nations, so often inclined toward rhetoric instead of action, seems to be drawing closer to action to deal with the human rights disaster i ...
    Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Letter: Genoa referendum a unique opportunity

    To the Editor:I am impressed that Genoa Township is giving its citizens an opportunity to weigh in o ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:19 am
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