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Editorials

  • Our View: Enjoy summer fun – safely

    This summer has been relatively mild for Chicago standards. July is half over, and we’ve had fewer than a handful of days with temperatures that reach ...
    July 20, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • Take steps to avoid West Nile

    It seems the buzz surrounding the West Nile virus in Illinois quiets more every summer.So far this y ...
    July 16, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Our View: Procrastinating politicians put public at risk of peril, pain

    “Don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today,” Benjamin Franklin is famous for saying.As a mu ...
    July 11, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Our View: Measure would fight abuse, neglect and theft in Illinois nursing homes

    We support a bill in Springfield that would allow for video and audio monitoring devices in nursing homes to help combat and prove abuse.
    July 8, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Our View: Continue making motorcycle safety a priority

    At first glance, the Illinois Fatal Crash Summary for the first half of 2015 appears to be trending the wrong way.
    July 6, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Stay safe this Fourth of July weekend

    The Fourth of July is a time to celebrate our great country’s independence.In Grundy County, across ...
    July 2, 2015 - 10:00 pm