LETTER: Here's a view on Obama's foreign policy

Hey POTUS, you might consider defending your ISIS policy by playing golf in Syria. Your game is under par! Will you beheaded to the driving ra…

February 28, 2015 12:00 am(1)

Glancing Back: Feb. 28, March 1-2

100 years ago, Feb. 28, 1915

February 28, 2015 12:00 am(0)

LETTER: House bill good for patients

By voting yes on House Bill 421, Illinois lawmakers can provide their constituents with full and direct access to advanced practice nurses (AP…

February 27, 2015 8:30 pm(2)

Glancing Back: Feb. 26-27

100 years ago, Feb. 26, 1915

February 26, 2015 12:00 am(0)

COLUMN: Beyond being frugal, Illinois is in deep doo-doo

When I recently started thinking about buying a different vehicle, I decided it was a good time to get on a frugal kick.

February 25, 2015 6:00 pm(5)


Our 9-year-old daughter is a fan of science documentaries and projects (she has a tabletop volcano at home), so her face lit up when we arrive…

February 24, 2015 5:23 pm(0)

LETTER: Vote 'yes' on Neoga school referendum

This letter is being written to address the proposed referendum by the Neoga CUSD Board of Education to raise an additional $800,000.00 in tax…

February 24, 2015 11:59 am(2)

Glancing Back: Feb. 24-25

100 years ago, Feb. 24, 1915

February 24, 2015 12:00 am(0)

LETTER: Religion isn't what matters most

Mr. Royal I have chosen wisely and rejected Christianity for a higher level (for me) of spirituality.

February 24, 2015 12:00 am(16)

Glancing Back: Feb. 22-23

100 years ago, Feb. 22, 1915

February 22, 2015 12:00 am(0)

Glancing Back: Feb. 21

100 years ago, Feb. 21, 1915

February 21, 2015 12:00 am(0)

LETTER: Here are facts about university pensions

I am a state employee working for EIU, and I have been enrolled in the State University Retirement System (SURS) since 2000. In the current ec…

February 20, 2015 11:31 am(3)

Glancing Back: Feb. 19-20

100 years ago, Feb. 19, 1915

February 19, 2015 12:00 am(0)

LETTER: State workers not part of pension problem

Last fall, a Reporter from a Springfield TV station stated that the Illinois pension system was flawed from the start. Of course, those watchi…

February 19, 2015 12:00 am(68)

Glancing Back: Feb. 19-20

100 years ago, Feb. 19, 1915

February 19, 2015 12:00 am(0)

COLUMN: Are we organized or lazy with our 'Top 10' lists?

I don't know if David Letterman started it or how it came to be so en vogue currently, but Top 10 lists are all over the place.

February 18, 2015 6:00 pm(2)

LETTER: This is about love!

How can anyone explain something that truly cannot be explained? How can anyone describe something that’s truly indescribable? We can try, but…

February 17, 2015 12:00 am(12)

Glancing Back: Feb. 17-18

100 years ago, Feb. 17, 1915

February 17, 2015 12:00 am(0)

Glancing Back: Feb. 15-16

100 years ago, Feb. 15, 1915

February 15, 2015 12:00 am(0)

LETTER: Parents should have say on vaccines

Everywhere we turn we are bombarded with the big news of the week. It seems that all the news organizations have gotten together to blame a fe…

February 14, 2015 3:00 am(34)

Glancing Back: Feb. 14

100 years ago, Feb. 14, 1915

February 14, 2015 12:00 am(0)

LETTER: Is Obama a Muslim?

The question on everyone’s mind is, why does the President not call our enemies what they actually are? Radical Islamist Terrorists? It seems …

February 13, 2015 11:45 pm(100)

LETTER: Government borrowing not 'stupid'

In Penny Weaver's recent column she labels a number of things 'stupid,' including both President Obama's budget proposals and the GOP's as-yet…

February 12, 2015 1:00 am(126)

LETTER: Here's 'rest of' Parker story

The rest of the story about Quanah Parker and his men walking on to the reservation and captivity is that the U.S. Army killed all their horse…

February 12, 2015 12:00 am(4)

Glancing Back : Feb. 12-13

100 years ago, Feb. 12, 1915

February 12, 2015 12:00 am(0)

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