We welcome letters to the editor regarding issues facing our communities.
Letters will be limited to 250 words. Letters longer than the limit will be edited, keeping the author’s intent as a priority. All letters are subject to editing based on length, grammar and content.
Longer submissions still will be welcome, but will appear as “My turn” columns.
Letters containing individual complaints about businesses will not be published, nor will letters regarding individual court cases where the author is personally involved.
We require authors to include their names, addresses and telephone numbers for verification purposes. Letters must be verified before they can be printed
Authors also are limited to one letter every two weeks.
Send your letters to: Speak Up, c/o Commercial-News, P.O. Box 787, Danville IL 61834-0787. Direct e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org.