Thank you for passing levy

To the Editor:Words cannot express the love and gratitude we have for our community. Thank you to all who voted for us so that our operating levy pass...

November 25th, 2019 |  


Who provides the best example

To the Editor:It has been approximately one year since my least op-ed. My friend has since been buried with honors on Sept. 22 of this year at Arlingt...

November 23rd, 2019 |  


A true American icon

A true American icon

For many parents who were raising young children in the 1970’s, 80’s, 90’s, and early 2000’s, Fred Rogers was a comfortable da...

November 22nd, 2019 |  



A title well deserved

A title well deserved

Have you ever noticed how quick we are as a culture to bestow titles on people? The leader of a nation or corporation is called a president. What the ...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Finding peace in a troubled world

Finding peace in a troubled world

As a college teacher for many years, I prepare assignments that will not only meet the requirements of the courses I teach for knowledge and skill dev...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Landlord deserves stay in his property.

To the Editor:In regards to the landlord being sued for $10,000, I think Mr Liette needs to spend a couple months in one of his properties with no rep...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Fire department needs communties help

To the Editor:I Mark Bradley an elderly 72-year-old veteran of the village. I attended the Joint Fire District meeting on Thursday Nov. 14.Where were ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Phone a friend for facts

Phone a friend for facts

Years ago there was an enormously annoying show called “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?” It was hosted by the enormous annoying Regis Philb...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Human trafficking is growing crime

Human trafficking is growing crime

By Dave DuchakHuman trafficking is widely known as a modern day form of slavery and is increasingly becoming more present in communities across the st...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Jim McGuire: Premature winter — or not?

Jim McGuire: Premature winter — or not?

Winter arrived shockingly early last week. Arctic winds, several inches of snow, along with bitterly cold temperatures that quickly numbed the face an...

November 14th, 2019 |