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Letters To The Editor Policy

The Daily Chronicle welcomes letters on public issues. Letters must include the author's full name, home address and day and evening telephone numbers. We limit letters to 400 words and one published letter every 15 days. All letters are subject to editing for length and clarity.

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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: Consider needs of University Village residents, too

    To the Editor:The city of DeKalb has the opportunity to improve the lives of University Village tena ...
    NEW: April 27, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Letter: Preserve after-school programs such as Teen REACH

    To the Editor:The DeKalb County Youth Service Bureau runs an excellent after-school program at Sycam ...
    NEW: April 27, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Letter: Have you laughed yet today?

    To the Editor:Does your dog ever laugh out loud?  Has your cat ever smiled at you?Animals don’t have ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Letter: Corker-Menendez bill gives up on compromise and reasoning

    To the Editor:We strongly support encouraging our U.S. senators to reject the Corker-Menendez bill, ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Letter: Referendum a step toward reclaiming system

    To the Editor:Your editorial of March 27, “Referendum won’t solve federal issue”, starts from a vali ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Letter: ‘If’ and ‘we’ don’t belong in apologies

    To the Editor:Regarding the front-page April 22 story, “Rauner aide sorry for social service cuts mi ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Letter: ​Banded together

    To the Editor:The sky reached down and pricked the ground, attempting to disrupt their lives, but th ...
    April 22, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Letter: DeKalb must do right by University Village

    To the Editor:As a longtime resident of DeKalb, I am concerned about the residents of University Vil ...
    April 22, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Letter: Small population losses a small issue

    To the Editor:This is in reference to your article on stagnant population growth in DeKalb and other ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Letter: Baby animals have a chance if still breathing

    To the Editor:Oaken Acres Wildlife Center recently took in its first tornado wild victims – six baby ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Letter: Lessons from Lincoln

    To the Editor:Last week the House of Representatives commemorated the 150th Anniversary of President ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Letter: Salaries at the top in Illinois public service

    To the Editor:Shortly after he was elected, Gov. Bruce Rauner appointed new people to serve as his a ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Letter: Tuition discount a net benefit to universities, employees

    To the Editor: I completely agree with Linda Brookhart’s April 10 letter in support of maintaining t ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • Letter: Gov. Rauner, restore funding for tobacco quitline

    By To the Editor:Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has suspended the grant that funds the Illinois Tobacco ...
    April 16, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Letter: Law in place to protect homeowners

    To the Editor:The tornado that hit Fairdale and other communities last week is heartbreaking and a g ...
    April 16, 2015 - 11:29 pm
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