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State Sen. Karen McConnaughay, center, of St. Charles, is flanked by fellow Republican Sens. Jason Barickman and Bill Brady at a news conference last week.
Editorial: Senate budget actions uneven, but worth reflection
A Daily Herald editorial says that while the budget 'grand bargain' didn't get very far in Springfield last week, what did happen was enough to offer faint hope for an end to the crisis.
Members of the Libertyville High School Class of 1986 placed a headstone at the grave site of classmate Jack Thomas, who was homeless, aboard his familiar bike at his gravesite in Lakeside Cemetery.
The Soapbox: Nostalgic nights in West Chicago and McHenry, showtime in Schaumburg and more.
Buffalo Grove Police Chief Steven Casstevens wrote a front-page essay on why it’s important to take time to appreciate our local police.
Editorial: Honor our partnership with local police
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