It is true that we have freedom of speech in this country. However, we also need to have respect for each other.
Don’t be taken in; our security cameras need to stay private. Giving the government access to our homes is a terrible idea, and one we should not be entertaining.
The Chicago City Council delivered a win for kids over the tobacco industry by voting 46-4 on Sept. 9 to prohibit the sale of all flavored e-cigarettes.
At the risk of no end to a back-and-forth on the issue of McNally’s sign—“We don’t need pro athletes, but we need police officers”—something more needs to be said.
As a parent at Kellogg Elementary School, I believe the recently proposed capital investment plan for the school has some welcomed attributes, but it falls short in addressing our school’s most pressing needs.
As a member of the Kellogg Elementary School Local School Council (LSC) and leading the charge for an addition at the school, I was excited that Kellogg is finally getting some investment.
One of the many things that impress me about living in our community is that, even though COVID-19 may be keeping us in, we are getting back to the garden.
Any decision that any leader makes these days regarding COVID-19 is sure to be scrutinized, but the Illinois High School Association, which oversees high school athletics, should be applauded for its approach to the 2020-21 school year.
I’m writing to respond to the letter from Greg Fischer of Wild Blossom Meadery and Winery (Aug. 5), which expressed understandable concerns about increasing property taxes and the role of the Cook County Assessor’s Office in determining property values.
The letter to the editor (July 29) from an author, who requested their name not be published and bemoaned our local businesses, was absurd, especially considering the daunting challenges they are facing during this pandemic.
In the July 29 issue, an author who requested their name not be published criticized several businesses because they made mistakes and didn’t meet the author’s criteria for what it means to “Shop Local.”
In the letter to the editor (July 29) from “Name Withheld by Request,” the author wrote about disappointment in the quality of experiences at local small businesses and said they will now patronize businesses in surrounding suburbs.