Overcast
25°FOvercastFull Forecast

Opinion

  • Down the Garden Path: Learning more about how invasives can affect us

    I just attended an Illinois First Detector workshop that addressed several invasive pests, insects and diseases, and even certain kinds of wildlife.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: A great day at Harvey Creek

    To the Editor:We speak of the conservation area east of the high school, east of Emmanuel Church. Sa ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Matt Brolley: Categorizing recent Montgomery accomplishments

    When I review our accomplishments in Montgomery over the past year, they tend to fall within three main categories: business growth, infrastructure im ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 5:38 pm
  • Letter: Taking our power away

    To the Editor:While tens of thousands of Americans are busy marching to protest erosion of women’s r ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Sheriff's program worth it

    To the Editor:I heard that the Kendall County Sheriff’s Department was housing out-of-county inmates ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: We can do better

    To the Editor:Hello, Oswego residents: My name is Brian Thomas, and I am running for Oswego village ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Investigation needed

    To the Editor:I just read this morning on the Internet that a Russian spy ship is cruising off our e ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Same insurance as Congress?

    To the Editor:Sen. Mark Kirk said after his stroke and 54 sessions of therapy that the average citiz ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Schools overspending

    To the Editor:Responding to the Ledger’s editorial on school funding and District 308 School Board P ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Reflections: How the U.S. Navy names its ships – generally speaking

    If it’s snowing one day, and sunny and warm the next, it must be February in Illinois. Or, come to think about it, just about any time during these gl ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:30 am
  • Our view: Moving closer to a retail boom south of the river

    This past week we reported in the Record and on our website at KendallCountyNow.com some encouraging news for Yorkville residents, especially for thos ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:31 am
  • Our view: School District 308 Board election may prove pivotal

    Oswego-Montgomery area residents interested in the quality of education in School District 308 and how much they pay in property taxes each year may w ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Down the Garden Path: Dormant pruning in the home landscape

    Punxsutawney Phil recently announced another six weeks of winter. That is going to be plenty of time for any late winter or very early spring dormant ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Waubonsee Voices: College's leaders make impact through work with nonprofits

    Having spent the majority of my rewarding professional career at Waubonsee Community College, the support and encouragement the college gives to emplo ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: A show worth watching

    To the Editor:It saddens me greatly to report that the PBS program “Religion and Ethics News Weekly” ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 am