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Laws don’t keep us safe

There are laws that attempt to stop us from speeding, driving under the influence, and texting while driving, yet people are still being kil…

Stand up and be noticed in Dixon

I would like to address the Sept. 9 letter from Mykola Pawchuk. Yes, I have concerns too about the Dixon Strong leadership team, as it has m…

Different times for Founding Fathers

I am fairly certain that our Founding Fathers of the Constitution never envisioned the mass shootings that plague America. The Second Amendm…

History repeating itself in Dixon

The magic show is coming back to Dixon. A good magician distracts you with a sleight of hand or verbally to make his trick work.

The immigration sympathy play

An article written by Pete Papoccia in the Aug. 3 edition of SVWeekend has me baffled.Beginning the …

Washington does nothing on gun control

After the shootings in El Paso and Dayton, President Trump stated there would be no new gun laws because guns don’t kill people, people kill…

Where is outrage over abortion?

In the Aug. 7 edition of the Daily Gazette, on page A2, we read about Ivanka Trump’s tweets about the latest mass shootings in El Paso and D…

Arch should be better maintained

Galena Avenue has looked especially nice this year, with the beautiful petunia baskets. I have, however, noticed that for months, there is a…

No one cure for gun violence

It seems the “cool” terminology when discussing mass shootings is “we need a holistic approach.” OK then, let’s call it that. The point actu…
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