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  • Our View: These races matter more

    If you’re one of those people who gets annoyed every election cycle at the admonitions to go out and vote because you don’t care, you’re never going t ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Our View: Discouraging news on FOIA

    Despite reform efforts and good intentions from some, Illinois residents still are often left in the dark when it comes to records of what’s happening ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Eric Olson: Contested races make elections better

    It’s a good thing for a community to have contested elections.When a candidate has no opponent in an ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-up to Animal Welfare League for pitching pet sanctuary for elderly

    Thumbs-up: To lending a paw to elderly pets. The DeKalb County Animal Welfare League wants to build a sanctuary for older dogs and cats at the DeKalb ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
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