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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: The Salvation Army: Need is not partisan

    To the Editor:The state of affairs across Illinois is dire – especially for those who are hungry, ho ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • Letter: What is Memorial Day?

    To the Editor:The coming holidays have a great mix of memories; my earliest perhaps was my father ho ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: We must act now on compromise budget solutions

    To the Editor:As a member of the bipartisan, bicameral Budget Working Group, my colleagues and I hav ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: Proud of DeKalb’s ABC team

    To the Editor:DeKalb’s recent participation in the Frontier-sponsored America’s Best Communities (AB ...
    May 24, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • Letter: Speaker Madigan has blocked progress in Springfield

    To the Editor:The Speaker has spoken.I am delighted to read in his letter to the editor May 21 that ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Letter: Speaker Madigan says Rauner should set aside agenda for budget peace

    To the Editor:As of this writing, the state of Illinois is beginning its 11th month without a comple ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: 'Buyer beware' important advice in used-car search

    To the Editor:We recently learned what “buyer beware” means, and it saved us a lot of money.Shopping ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Letter: ​Does a full moon affect our sleep?

    To the Editor:Some people have poo-poo’d my theory that the moon has anything to do with our inabili ...
    May 19, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Letter: State must do more to help local schools

    To the Editor:Our children are our future, yet Illinois isn’t providing them with the educational to ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:05 pm
  • Letter: Thanks to all for making Give Local a success

    To the Editor:May 3 was the 24-hour online Give Local DeKalb County day, and what a day it was. The ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Letter: Restore income tax rate to 5 percent

    To the Editor:Thank you for informing us of the population losses in our area and state (“Making sen ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Letter: Referendum, tax issues are separate

    To the Editor:Thank you for your May 4, article on Rep. Christian Mitchell’s bill providing for a re ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Letter: Column leaves out reasons for higher ed funding crisis

    To the Editor:I was extremely disappointed with Dan McCaleb’s column regarding state Rep. Jack Frank ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Letter to the Editor: Trump as nominee boggles the mind

    To the Editor:The logic-defying rise of Donald Trump as the probable Republican candidate for presid ...
    May 5, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Letter: A present for mom

    To the Editor:It’s the thought that counts, my mother often said. Given with love, a fistful of dand ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:25 pm
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