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Letters to the Editor
Tuesday, 17 September 2002 18:00
Nine months ago, I would not have imagined being elected as a member of the school board. I am humbled by the overwhelming support of the residents of Davenport, Walcott, Blue Grass, and Buffalo. As the top vote-getter and the winner in 74 percent of the voting precincts, it is clear that the voters believe in my positive message of preserving neighborhood schools, fiscal responsibility, and consensus-building through community involvement.

Complaints Against Birkett Deserve to Be Heard PDF Print E-mail
Illinois Politics
Tuesday, 17 September 2002 18:00
For years, Carrie Gammell has been trying to convince a disinterested press corps to cover her battle with the DuPage County powers-that-be. And for years she’s been ignored, and often called a head case. Never mind that she can back up much of what she says with reams of documentation.

Only a Few Voters Control Davenport PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 17 September 2002 18:00
The Davenport Community School Board elections are over, and there is good news and bad. The good news is that Grant School parent Alan Guard was the top vote-getter throughout the majority of the city, representing the community’s desire for real change in the district.

Can September 11 Still Change Everything? PDF Print E-mail
Guest Commentaries
Tuesday, 10 September 2002 18:00
It didn’t take long for September 11, 2001, to be dubbed “the day that changed everything.” But change doesn’t happen by itself, and the sad fact is that we – and I’m not excluding myself – haven’t changed nearly enough since the terrorist attacks of one year ago.

Remember Others Affected by September 11 PDF Print E-mail
Guest Commentaries
Tuesday, 10 September 2002 18:00
I sit in my quiet house alone, writing this letter. It is one year since the 9/11 tragedy, and our nation is reflecting on the event. My story is slightly different than most. Other than the unfortunate victims and those directly in the area around the attacks, most Americans were never in physical danger because of 9/11.

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