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Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 01:03 pm
NAPALM IS A WAR CRIMESixty-three years ago atop a high ridge in the hills of North Korea, we were ready to open defensive fire against the sons of Chinese rice farmers climbing up to meet us, when a g...
Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 05:14 pm
FOR RENT I have been a Muni season ticket holder for more than 25 years. I have watched this Springfield icon grow and evolve into the top notch, incredible production company that this small central ...
Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 02:56 pm
REMEMBER THE ALAMO I have written letters to the editor on a variety of issues but have never written one appreciating food served by a local eatery. I am doing it the first time here. I just could no...
Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 03:27 pm
SEEKING ARTISANSThe Illinois Artisans Program is approaching its 30th year. We would like to invite you to become part of this unique and growing program. Created in 1985 by Gov. James R. Thompson, th...
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 03:27 pm
The intersection of Chatham Road at Cherry Road southbound has no left turn lane onto Cherry, only a green arrow.PHOTO BY ANITA STIENSTRA ONE LEFT TURN DESERVES ANOTHER
A letter writer recently (“Lawrence Road Blocks,” Tyre W. Rees, Aug. 22) noted the need for left turn lanes on Lawr...
Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 03:27 pm
NOT SWEETHow romantic! Give a gal a break. (“Going slow on sweet gums” by Bruce Rushton, Aug. 15.) There are far, far more sweet gum trees in town, with a huge abundance of sweet gum balls...
Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 03:27 pm
HOPE BREEDS HOPEThank you so much for such a positive article (“Extreme school makeover: A church organizes an outpouring of generosity called Sharefest,” Patrick Yeagle, Aug. 8). Hope and...
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013 03:27 pm
SAVE MONEY AND LIVESA more graphic, realistic and comprehensive portrayal of an Illinois drug court than your recent feature story (“Get out of jail clean,” Bruce Rushton, Aug. 1) is impos...
Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 03:27 pm
GET THE PICTUREAlthough I found your article to be “enlightening” (“Building bigger, better hospitals,” Patrick Yeagle, July 18), I am compelled to propose a counterpoint. Whil...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 03:27 pm
DEAD ON ARRIVALThe purpose of this message is to offer a prediction concerning your feature, “Building bigger, better hospitals” (Patrick Yeagle, July 18). Hospitals are obsolete and will s...

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