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Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Someone recently remarked, “there is no work ethic in this place!” Could be true, maybe there are not enough employees with, “work ethic”, but there are others practicing it everyday. Most of us who are employed are just trying to earn a living, and grateful to be doing that! My older sister told…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, The violent beast that has been unleashed in this country is the whole Democrat Party, to include BLM and ANTIFA. Who would have ever thought the supposedly most respected law enforcement agencies in the country, I’m talking about the CIA and FBI, would be colluding with the Democrats to overthrow a duly elected…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, I was up town to the Dog Days with my little Yorkie, Gracie Mae. A little before 1 p.m. Gracie and I headed to my truck parked across from the Methodist Church. She decided to tinkle in the grassy area there, then she jerked backward and pulled out of her harness. She started…

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Letter to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR Dear Editor – I am extremely grateful that President Biden has returned the United States to normal international diplomacy, after four turbulent years under Donald Trump….NOT! THIS ISN’T NORMAL? All you folks who didn’t look at his 4 decades of failures and always being in the wrong side of issues are complicit…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, The state’s mandates regarding masks and vaccinations are merely the headlines and excuses of the moment in an incremental dismantling of local control in public education – and other arenas — that began decades ago, with the pace only picking up since. Indeed, the latest top-down decisions from the governor and Illinois State…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Twenty years ago this week, many of us watched helplessly on TV as our country came under attack. As we saw the events unfold, it wasn’t clear what was happening, who was responsible or when it would end. The entire nation was caught up in uncertainty and doubt. The heroes of that day were…

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Dear Editor, To the writer of “No rule of law” in Friday’s Speak Out: You are telling Gold Star Families to “get over it”? You are telling honorably serving Service Men and Women to “get over it”? You are telling Military Veterans to “get over it”? I hope that at a minimum you are a…

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Hephzibah Children’s Association change request

NOTICE TO PUBLIC   The Department of Children and Family Services has received a request to change the age range of a child care institution managed by Hephzibah Children’s Association. The program will now house minors 3-12 years old. The facility is located at 946 North Boulevard in Oak Park, Illinois. The zip is 60301.…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, The Speak Out / Letter to the Editor sections are important tools that allow our community to remain communicative and engaged. These forums are uniquely suited for conversations surrounding our small communities, and I think most people enjoy catching up on news throughout the town (with the occasional drama/debate). These tools see engagement…

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, The Afghanistan debacle lies solely on President Biden and his administration! This includes his National Security Team, including the Secretary of State, Secretary of Defense, Chairman of Joint Chief of Staff and of course the “last one in the room” Vice President Harris. With that said…make no mistake that our real military, not the…

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