Fittest loser
Article posted: 9/23/2013 5:00 AM

Grand old lady needs attention

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I saw her this afternoon from my window seat on Metra. She looked distressed, indeed weathered by time.

I was surprised to see her in front of a community building -- the Des Plaines library. I would think that someone there would notice her condition. Maybe they have and plan to do something about her soon.

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Our nation's flag deserves better.

Bonnie Boyle Cote

Arlington Heights

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