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The Daily Chronicle welcomes letters on public issues. Letters must include the author's full name, home address and day and evening telephone numbers. We limit letters to 400 words and one published letter every 15 days. All letters are subject to editing for length and clarity.

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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: A lexophile’s bit of whimsy

    To the Editor:Lexophile is a word used to describe those that have a love for words. That would desc ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Letter: Make city clerk a full-time job again

    To the Editor:I was the elected DeKalb City Clerk frokm 1977 to 1997, and loved my job.When the City ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Letter: VAC continues mission with public’s support

    To the Editor:In 2014, after more than 4 million rides and 2 millions meals, Voluntary Action Center ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Letter: Fake IDs can hurt your future

    To the Editor:As students have returned to college campuses for a new school year, I want to take th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Letter: Community needs a bookstore

    To the Editor:A viable bookstore is as vital to the social and intellectual needs of the DeKalb area ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Letter: Replace ash trees with sycamores

    To the Editor:After reading the Daily Chronicle’s “Thumbs-down” item about DeKalb and Sycamore losin ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Letter: Academic freedom not a right to bias

    To the Editor:Your column (“When does a professor cross the line?”) in Saturday’s Daily Chronicle re ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Letter: What you get for supporting Sycamore Park District

    To the Editor:I once had a friend who every time I asked for a donation said, “What do I get?”You ma ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Letter: Safe Passage working against domestic violence

    To the Editor:In the past few days it has been hard to avoid the media circus that surrounds what ca ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Letter: Watch Sycamore park video before casting vote

    To the Editor:I am writing to ask the community of Sycamore to view the online video for the Sycamor ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Letter: Genteman: I will serve people, not party

    To the Editor:DeKalb County’s property tax rate is 53rd highest in the country. Our County Board app ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Letter: Quinn’s interpretation of law will hurt businesses

    To the Editor:Last month, Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation which the Illinois Department of Insuran ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Letter: Climate change is here; EPA is needed

    To the Editor:I must counter the column of John Stossel of Fox News (“Today’s EPA bureaucracy a gree ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Letter: Rauner sends wrong message to students

    To the Editor:Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner visits a Northern Illinois University ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Letter: Grocery shopping, then and now

    To the Editor:Shopping for groceries recently with my daughter, I recalled accompanying my mother as ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:10 pm
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