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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: Thankful for what I do not have

    To the Editor:It’s traditional that we take time out on this holiday to be thankful for all of life’ ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Letter: President's actions radically wrong

    To the Editor:Does anyone else find it amazing or at least interesting about the hypocritical action ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Letter: Syrian refugees a political pawn?

    To the Editor:The old expression that "the only certain things in life are death and taxes"  comes t ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:30 am
  • Letter: Kinzinger an ally in fight against Alzheimer's

    To the Editor:Sadly, too often, partisan politics in Washington has come to dominate, not allowing g ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:30 am
  • Letter: Budget necessary to preserve state's universities

    To the Editor:Members of the Operating Staff Council at Northern Illinois University, representing 1 ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Letter: Ward 7 appointment should reflect people's will

    To the Editor:It is sad to see an empty 7th Ward seat on the City Council.There is so much to be don ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Letter: Empowering self-defense part of solution

    To the Editor:I am responding to Ben Wilcox’s letter of Nov. 10 (“Self-defense not a preventative me ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Letter: Suggestions for a way forward for Illinois

    To the Editor:As a resident of Illinois who cares about the quality of life, I call on our state’s l ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Letter: Memories of a long-ago blizzard

    To the Editor:Monday Nov. 11, 1940, was called Armistice Day and coincided with a huge blizzard that ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Letter: Self defense not a preventative measure

    To the Editor:I read recently that the DeKalb police will offer self defense classes to women in our ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Letter: Goodbye and thank you to Barry Schrader

    To the Editor:  Over the years I have come to know this fantastic gentleman, Barry Schrader.  On Tue ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Letter: Rauner's 'turnaround' plan seems like lemon pitch

    To the Editor:I was watching the evening news and saddened by yet another report of the problems bei ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Letter: Help needed to continue services for seniors

    To the Editor:Fox Valley Older Adult Services will not close today.The state of Illinois is at a bud ...
    Oct. 31, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Letter: Careful when limiting others' freedom

    To the Editor:I believe that too many people drive over the speed limit on Interstate 88, and auto m ...
    Oct. 31, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Letter: Socialism has its place in America

    To the Editor:The years between presidents Franklin Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan were the years in wh ...
    Oct. 27, 2015 - 10:07 pm
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