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  • Letter: Taylor has earned my vote for county clerk

    To the Editor:I write this letter in support of Trent Taylor for DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder. I ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Akst: Halloween, a love story

    Recently I wrote that America should stop celebrating Columbus Day, at least in its present form, because of the atrocities Columbus inflicted on nati ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Letter: Stand against influence of money in politics

    To the Editor:Our system of funding political campaigns is systemically corrupt. The people operatin ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Sycamore park priorities in line with community

    To the Editor:As a member of the Citizens’ Advisory Committee, I have had a chance to witness firsth ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: Doug Johnson’s record speaks for itself

    To the Editor:We are enthusiastic about encouraging voters to retain Doug Johnson as their DeKalb Co ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Another view: Quarantines will not prevent outbreak

    A 14th-century weapon is not the best defense against a 21st-century illness. That’s not simply comm ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: Lower spending, transparency among Genteman’s priorities

    To the Editor:DeKalb County welcomed me with open arms after 11 years of military service. Just like ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: Trent Taylor is best candidate for clerk

    To the Editor:I am a lifelong resident of DeKalb and I want the bestfuture for DeKalb County. I woul ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: Park improvements will help athletes young, old

    To the Editor:I am writing on behalf of the board members of Sycamore Youth Baseball in support of t ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Strack: Today’s investment leads to tomorrow’s rewards

    We can all relate to the concept of investing for our future. Many of us engage in this concept every day through our employers retirement plans.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Pitts: Holding memories for Aunt Millie

    CHICAGO – It was the summer of 1969 the first time I came here, two months shy of my 12th birthday.M ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Letter: Vote 'yes' to improve Sycamore parks

    To the Editor:I would like to take a moment to talk about an important issue facing Sycamore residen ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Letter: Don't overlook Gov. Quinn's successes

    To the Editor:Bruce Rauner and his supporters say he will change how Springfield works and the only ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Our view: School funding plan means crippling cuts

    An Illinois Senate bill that has made its way to the House could have a dramatic effect on school funding at the local level.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Hub Arkush: Hard to see how Emery, Trestman believe Chicago Bears can turn it around

    Bears general manager Phil Emery and coach Marc Trestman met the media to answer questions on the day after the Bears’ 51-23 loss to the New England P ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:28 pm
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