Daily Archive : Monday December 18, 2017

News

Sports

Business

Life & Entertainment

Discuss

  •  
    Aaron Weiner

    Don’t move backward on marijuana policy

    Guest columnist Aaron Weiner: Recently, two of our state legislators announced they would push for marijuana legalization as a solution to the state’s fiscal crisis when they return to Springfield in January.

  •  

    Slavery in Illinois
    A Buffalo Grove letter to the editor: In a recent article about the shaping of the state of Illinois, Mick Zawislak tells us that at the time of statehood, Chicago was a nothing place, and southern Illinois was where the action was.

  •  

    Curious settlement
    A Buffalo Grove letter to the editor: I find it disheartening to read that the District 15 school board settled a contract for the custodians and mechanics so quickly while the Education Support Professionals are still waiting and have been working without a contract since July 1.

  •  

    Socialism and democracy
    A Wheeling letter to the editor: This is in response to the letter from Rod Sink of Elgin in the December Daily Herald, in which he gives examples of “failed socialism,” naming a number of dictatorships.

  •  

    Mandates fair, needed
    An Arlington Heights letter to the editor: In response to Mr. Rolland Ley’s “Mandate is unfair” of Nov. 26:

  •  

    How GOP responds to rosy economy
    An Arlington Heights letter to the editor: Okay. Let me get this straight. In early 2009, we were reeling from the effects of the Great Recession.

  •  

    Illinois needs to stand with Rauner
    A Schaumburg letter to the editor: As someone who sees what Democratic rule has done the state of Illinois, Republicans now more than ever need to stand with Gov. Bruce Rauner and fight attempts to return all three branches to Democratic control.

  •  

    Firearms industry wins
    A St. Charles letter to the editor: Congressman Randy Hultgren, 14th District, voted for the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017.

  •  

    Tax bill will widen wealth gap
    A St. Charles letter to the editor: Not only is the United States the wealthiest country in the world, but it has more wealth now than it ever had before.

  •  

    ‘Buffer zone’ segregates school community
    A Darien letter to the editor: The current and immediate prior boards of education have created a “segregated” Hinsdale South High School community.

  •  

    ‘Trickle down’ still a bad idea
    A Naperville letter to the editor: Just read Mr. Prescott’s Dec. 4 letter about not to be expecting jobs resulting from the proposed tax rewrite.

«Nov

Dec 2017

Jan»
S M T W T F S
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6