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Your Thanks: Rock County's Choral Union sings praises of its business partners
Saying the words “thank you” in no way expresses the magnitude of the gratitude we feel about our countless business partners.
Web Views for Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
Michael Gerson: In Ferguson, where next?
In St. Louis, a 16-member panel now walks that tightrope. Usually, commissions are formed as a substitute for action. The Ferguson Commission had better be different.
Your Views: TIF incentives doing little good for Janesville
Few small taxpaying, job-creating, businesses receive TIF money, meaning these large selected corporations are mostly financed from taxes on the weak and helpless.
Your Views: City to blame for ballot with insufficient question
The ballots had a spot for people to vote for a raise in the tax levy of $1.2 million. There was nothing stating what that money was going to be used for.
Your Views: Opposition to Obama is rooted in racism
What are we afraid of if our president extends protections to undocumented immigrants?
Your Views: Ferguson situation shows young men have ‘disturbing pattern,’ too
I think of aggressive young men who “get their macho up,” feeling they have something to prove. That, too, is a pattern that needs to change.
First Amendment: In public schools, when should holy days become holidays?
The most obvious secular reason for shutting schools on a religious holiday is absenteeism.
Con: Greener cars are insurance against risky oil dependence
If the last 40 years teach nothing else, it is that the world price of oil is unpredictable and volatile.
Pro: Unrealistic rule won’t reduce carbon, but will raise car prices substantially
When the cost of driving a car declines, people will likely drive more rather than take public transportation, walk or telecommute.

Columns

Web Views for Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
Michael Gerson: In Ferguson, where next?
Esther Cepeda: How to really enjoy the holidays
Con: Greener cars are insurance against risky oil dependence
Pro: Unrealistic rule won’t reduce carbon, but will raise car prices substantially

Letters to the Editor

Your Thanks: Rock County's Choral Union sings praises of its business partners
Your Views: City to blame for ballot with insufficient question
Your Views: Ferguson situation shows young men have ‘disturbing pattern,’ too
Your Views: Opposition to Obama is rooted in racism
Your Views: TIF incentives doing little good for Janesville

Our Views

Our Views: All can find reasons to give thanks
Our Views: Rock Haven issues appear fixed but are troubling nonetheless
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Nov. 24
Our Views: Consider adding appeal to Janesville fire station
Our Views: Girl Scouts want a few (more) good volunteers

Other Views

State Views: Voters send mandate for Wisconsin to accept federal health care dollars
Web Views for Friday, Nov. 21, 2014
Andy Jorgensen: Dems need new strategies to earn public support
Web Views for Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Local Views: The skin I'm in: Children unexposed to bigotry bring joy

Sound Off

Sound Off for Wednesday, Nov. 26: Readers thankful for charitable efforts
Sound Off for Sunday, Nov. 23: Walker still stirring comments
Sound Off for Wednesday, Nov. 19: Leaf pickup concerns readers
Sound off for Sunday, Nov. 16: Readers throw cold water on splash pad
Sound Off for Wednesday, Nov. 12: Downtown plans rile readers