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  • Down the Garden Path: Saving, swapping and sowing garden seeds

    Saving vegetable and flower seeds is another way to save some money each year (or use to feed your gardening habit in other areas). At some point, eve ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: The people's house

    To the Editor:The day upon which most of us read the Sandwich Record is Friday; this year it is Inau ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: True providers

    To the Editor:After nearly a year and a half of our unbiased media calling Donald Trump Hitler and m ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:49 pm
  • Letter: Really?

    To the Editor:A term that has come into use lately is "snowflake." It is used to describe someone of ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:43 pm
  • Our View: Searching for silver linings as Caterpillar mulls shifting jobs

    In the early 1950s, farm fields separated Oswego and Montgomery and both villages had populations of less than 2,000 people. But the opening of a West ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:41 pm
  • Letter: One size does not fit all

    To the Editor:The village of Lisbon is proposing issuance of $900,000 in bonds to further construct ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Perplexing to watch

    To the Editor:Things seem to have quieted down now regarding the stories that a manufacturing facili ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Inexcusable

    To the Editor:“He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Hope on healthcare

    To the Editor:Who says trying never pays off. After six years and 60 bills, the GOP will put a stake ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: We do have control

    To the Editor:With Republican Congress bent on depriving 22 million Americans of medical insurance, ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Reflections: Few Kendall settlers were 'supplied ... with good rifles'

    When folks decided to up-stakes back East and head out here to the Illinois frontier in the 1830s, it is natural for us, at this great remove and afte ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:30 am
  • Our view: Building permits show Yorkville shaking off recession

    The City of Yorkville appears to be finally shaking off the ill effects of the 2008 recession. As we reported last week, the city issued 152 permits o ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Down the Garden Path: The ABCs of a garden catalog

    Garden catalogs begin to show up in early January and will continue for the next few weeks. Each pic ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: An April event that is important to your property tax bill

    As in past years, Kendall County property owners should find their annual property tax bills in their mailboxes at the end of April or in early May. I ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 1:41 pm
  • Letter: Led by our enemies?

    To the Editor:It appears that we can all go to bed now at night without having to worry about from w ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 1:38 pm