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Our View

  • Our view: Rooting for Donald Trump's success

    Donald Trump was not our choice for president.We expressed doubts about his qualifications, his temp ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Our View: MLK Jr. reminds us 'We cannot walk alone'

    The nation will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, a good time to reflect on the work of the country’s greatest civil rights leader and o ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 12:51 am
  • Our View: Let's get Illinois back on track

    The members of the 100th Legislature who were sworn in Wednesday in Springfield are the lawmakers who will be in office when Illinois marks it bicente ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:37 am
  • Our view: Population decrease cause for alarm

    Illinois certainly didn’t get much of a Christmas gift from the U.S. Census Bureau. A report right ...
    Jan. 7, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • Our view: Videos give harsh glimpse into evil world

    What happened to a Crystal Lake teen who suffers from mental illness paints another horrific picture of what is happening to individuals in some Chica ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • Our view: Sen. Duckworth takes office

    llinoisans got a new U.S. senator Tuesday.That’s when Tammy Duckworth, 48, a Hoffman Estates Democra ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Our view: Embrace the promise 2017 holds

    People have made New Year’s resolutions since ancient times.For many of us, these resolutions are ab ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Our view: With traffic fatalities up in 2016, be more careful driving

    “Hey, let’s be careful out there.”The late Michael Conrad, portraying Sgt. Phil Esterhaus in the 198 ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Our view: No redistricting reform among 2016's biggest disappointments

    Looking back at the election of 2016, the results brought joy to some and disappointment to others.F ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What part of Donald Trump's agenda is most important to you?
    Improving infrastructure
    Repealing "Obamacare"
    Tighter immigration policies
    Renegotiating trade deals
    I'm against it all