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This painting depicts the legendary Lincoln-Douglas debate between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas during the Illinois senate campaign of 1858.
Editorial: Let celebration of Illinois Bicentennial begin
In this editorial, the Daily Herald says the Illinois Bicentennial is a is a good occasion to celebrate all that is right with the Land of Lincoln.
The Soapbox: A dog sledder in Winfield, lifesaving in Elgin and West Dundee, holiday love in Arlington Heights and more.
Emily Cavallini, 10, is using a loom to make tiny red hats in her South Elgin home for babies born during American Heart Month.
Editorial: Don't ignore heart-healthy message of red-hat campaign
Reader Poll

Are you ready for snow?

Yes! Bring it! 19.2%
No! Who would want that? 31.1%
I can handle it, no problem. 15.0%
We have to be in the Chicago area; that's life. 34.7%
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