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No vote on Kilbride

Buried at the bottom of your ballot is one of the most important issues facing Illinois voters this fall. The question is: Shall Tom Kilbrid…

Invisible Christians?

To live in today’s world is risky, but the alternative is to withdraw in fear. They will know we are Christians by our love. But real love c…

Stop stealing election signs

Another election year, another sign stolen out of my yard. Grow up people! Appreciate the America you live in where you're free to express y…

Has the mission changed?

I was surprised to read that the Illinois Right to Life organization had filed suit to overturn the nonreligious ban on gatherings of over 5…

Sheriff's quandary

Dear BCR Editor,I empathize with Sheriff Jim Reed and the other 89 Illinois sheriffs looking for coo…

Send Mr. Kinzinger home this November

On July 8, 2020, the DeKalb Daily Chronicle published an article titled, “Kinzinger: The American spirit is alive.” In the article the congr…

Blue lives matter

Having read this from an unknown writer and hearing on the news how different cities are voting to either dismantle or unfund their law enfo…
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