Janesville22.6°

Home  » Opinion  » Our Views

Our Views: Performance pay plan for Janesville teachers is good if it’s fully developed
Evaluating teachers isn’t an exact science. Student test scores are only one part of the equation.
Our Views: Tim Cullen’s service to Janesville deserves salute
Cullen, a moderate Democrat, believed Democrats and Republicans could best do the people’s business by working together.
Our Views: 10 principles guide Gazette's viewpoints
As we discuss our opinions, we keep these standards in mind and try to be true to them. At times, however, one principle clashes with another.
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Dec. 28, 2014
Thumbs Up to charitable giving this season, Christmas Dinner volunteers and the Beloit-Janesville Express; Thumbs Down to drivers who ignore the Move Over law.
Our Views: Travel on ice in Wisconsin too often leads to tragedy
On Dec. 23, two days before Christmas, one of three ATV riders wasn’t so lucky.
Our Views: Time might be right to tap UW-Madison for help in bringing jobs here
With SHINE and NorthStar planning to build medical isotope factories in Janesville and Beloit, respectively, the time might be right to attract similar industries.
Our Views: Milwaukee Street serves Janesville motorists just fine as it is
Traffic snarls might result where Milwaukee Street meets another arterial, Pontiac Drive. That intersection has a grocery, a hardware store a credit union and a strip mall.
Our Views: Charity spreads Christ's message
Christians will celebrate the birth of their savior amid the backdrop of charitable efforts that are brightening Christmas for the needy here and across the globe.
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Dec. 22
Thumbs up to Samuel Dockery and Heather Faust, Janesville's John Striegel, Girls Night Out-Rock County and Community Action's housing plan.
Our Views: Keep your holidays merry and safe: Don't drink and drive
“Well, heck, Joe, take the back roads home like I do. Besides, if you get busted, it's like a simple traffic ticket."