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Opinion

  • Sound Off: Don't judge other people

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Don't judge other people I'm respon ...
    March 9, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Our View: Thumbs-up to Geneva High School Student Council participants sponsoring public forum

    Most current Geneva High School students will not be old enough to vote in the April 7 election. Despite that, some of them still will play a role in ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-down to lack of choices for voters in Maple Park

    Throughout Kane County, forums featuring candidates for local offices have provided voters an opportunity to meet those who aim to provide leadership ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Another View: U.S. is generating lots of jobs but not enough pay raises

    Encouraging as the U.S. job market may be, its strong recovery presents a challenge for the Federal Reserve: If companies start paying workers more, a ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Editor's Notebook: Candidate info featured on Election Central website

    The April 7 consolidated election is a month away, and Kane County residents who want to learn about local races are invited to check out the Kane Cou ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Good Natured: Nature puts recycling into practice, every day

    I walked to work the other day. I know, not really earth-shattering news. But after reading a couple more details, you just may find my little adventu ...
    March 8, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Another View: Fixing the U.S. baby bust

    I have suggested the U.S. should help the millennial generation make the transition out of youthful poverty by forgiving some of their mountainous stu ...
    March 5, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Letter: Common signs of a problem gambler

    Common signs of a problem gamblerTo the Editor:With more opportunities to gamble throughout our comm ...
    March 5, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • In Focus: Family affair

    It occurred to me during the final minutes and seconds of the IHSA Class 3A regional game between Aurora Central Catholic and Marmion Academy at Illin ...
    March 5, 2015 - 7:32 pm
  • The Write Place: Rooms and reminiscing

    From the time I was 5 years old until about a month ago, I shared a room with my now seventh-grade sister, Annika. My bed was on one side of the room; ...
    March 4, 2015 - 6:21 pm
  • Another view: The court's logical route

    In starting to examine the Affordable Care Act again on Wednesday, the Supreme Court has several logical, principled paths to avoid tearing apart a la ...
    March 4, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Letter: Is Obamacare working?

    To the Editor:The Republican party seems dedicated to trying to destroy Obamacare. In the House ther ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Another view: Asian-Americans will soon be wealthiest Americans

    The growing national concern about economic inequality raises many questions. One has to do with demographic groups. Are some doing better than others ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Big plans for Elburn Public Works Department

    ELBURN – The modernization of the village’s wastewater treatment facility continues to make progress in Elburn. There are plans for improvements to th ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: On the edge

    To the Editor:We are on the edge of a new proxy war with Russia that can quickly spin out of control ...
    March 2, 2015 - 10:47 pm