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Letters to the Editor: Deeper coverage of Optima project was needed

by Submitted Content Opinion, Letters to the Editor

[I’m a] long-time reader and fan of The Beacon. I am just retired from a 40 year career in Chicago journalism and politics. My wife and I have lived in Wilmette since 1984.

I don’t know what editorial freedom you enjoy...

Letters to the Editor: The absurdity of property taxes

by Submitted Content Opinion, Letters to the Editor

I never gave much thought to property taxes until the early 90s when I was out of work a lot, and then here comes the property tax bill.

I thought, wait a minute. I’m not working. I was even getting unemployment checks...

Letters to the Editor: Hats off to independent business owners in Kenilworth

by Submitted Content Opinion, Letters to the Editor

In response to the Jan. 23 letter of Kenilworth Village President Ann Potter, the Village Board made a formal finding that our business strip meets the TIF standard because of four “major contributing factors:” Deterioration,...