The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • Appreciates officials' help Appreciates officials' help Editor: On behalf of Prairie Rivers Network and our members, I would like to thank the Vermilion County Board, Vermilion County Soil & Water Conservation District and Vermilion County Conservation District for their leader

    June 1, 2014

  • No Headline Provided Great care at VA site Editor: The Department of Veterans Affairs care facilities and hospitals of Danville and Indianapolis do an excellent job of caring for their patients. In recent publications of some newspapers, the VA treatment facilities aroun

    May 25, 2014

  • Inspired by 'Les Miserables' Inspired by 'Les Miserables' Editor: Bravo, Danville! Every now and then, you see something that makes you appreciate your town. This happened to my husband and me recently as we were blown away by the DLO Musical Theater/Danville Area Community Coll

    May 25, 2014

  • Hearts & darts Here are some of the good things readers noticed around the area recently: Lois Eakle, of Sidell, sends hearts to "whoever found my credit card and turned it in. On Wednesday, May 7, I was getting flowers outside at Big R and I dropped my card. I cal

    May 24, 2014

  • Any slur should prompt protest Any slur should prompt protest Editor: I have been listening to the news media giving it to the coach Don Sterling. I want to know why everyone "goes to the mattress" when there is an ethnic slur -- and well they should -- but why when the government

    May 21, 2014

  • Look for low prices Editor: It's interesting about the very different prices of gas from one side of town to another. Wake up, people. Patronize the lower prices and boycott the ones who keep the high prices. Maybe some of these price-gougers will wake up when their fac

    May 18, 2014

  • Remember the sacrifices Editor: As Memorial Day approaches, I think of the many brave men and women who have given their lives for our country. One special veteran who comes to mind often is Rick Koss of Catlin. In 1968, Rick was with the Marines at Khe Sanh, Vietnam. The s

    May 18, 2014

  • Heads are stuck in the sand Editor: In speaking with citizens from the community, most agree Danville and the surrounding areas are home to many street gang members. My question is, why can't public safety officials realize this? The director of public safety for Danville does

    May 16, 2014

  • Cut state spending Cut state spending Editor: April 18, and April 19, headlines Commercial-News -- April 18: State OKs $100 million for Obama museum; April 19 -- Schools face major cuts What's wrong here? The State of Illinois can't pay its debts but can waste $700,000

    May 13, 2014

  • Better care for veterans Better care for veterans In recognition of National Nursing Home Week, May 11-17, 2014, we at VA Illiana Health Care Systems celebrate the person-centered care movement that is transforming the delivery of care in long term and post-acute skilled nur

    May 11, 2014

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