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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: Misplaced spending priorities

    To the Editor:I am very disappointed with the school board’s decision to approve the layoffs of cust ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Letter: Health Care Options Act is 1st step out of ACA

    To the Editor:After No Child Left Behind, states were left with federal standards to improve and ass ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Letter: What about cars that don't burn gas?

    To the Editor:I read the opinion column, “Raise the gasoline tax before it’s too late,” (Barry Ritho ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • Letter: Work to save JoAnn Fabrics store

    To the Editor:I was shopping at JoAnn Fabrics as I have for years and, long story short, found out t ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • Letter: Sycamore impact fees aren't high enough

    To the Editor:When I was running for Sycamore City Council some years back, I went house to house to ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Letter: DeKalb’s future, part II: “any port in a storm”

    To The Editor:Why are some people moving away from DeKalb while others are moving to DeKalb?  What a ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Letter: We can all compensate for government shortfalls

    To the Editor:Upon reading a Daily Chronicle article on adults in group homes having their $60 month ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Letter: Thoughts for our future

    To the Editor:Soon the Dekalb City Council will be making a vote that decides if potential buyers of ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Letter: Make Sundays church days again

    To the Editor:I often wonder what life would be like today if we could go back to the good old days. ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Letter: Mayor’s votes have corrupted council decisions

    To the Editor:I am concerned by the lack of seriousness that DeKalb Mayor John Rey takes with his im ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • ​Letter: Trump: Politics of the past

    To the Editor:Just as Adolf Hitler took advantage of a long history of anti-Semitism to rise to powe ...
    July 17, 2015 - 5:46 pm
  • Letter: Veterans needed for honor guard

    To the Editor:To all veterans, especially retired or semi-retired veterans, if you are able to assis ...
    July 13, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Letter: Patriotism's resurgence good for America

    To the Editor:Now that the hoopla and fireworks are over, I did a bit of quiet reflection about our ...
    July 13, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Letter: Sycamore changing for the worse

    To the Editor:Las May I received a notice of a complaint from the Sycamore ordinance enforcement off ...
    July 6, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Letter: Suspend Sycamore impact fees until they are fixed

    To the Editor:The DeKalb County Building and Development Association would like to request that Syca ...
    July 6, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you want to happen to the vacant building at First Street and Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb?
    Rehab it
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