Category Archives: News

We can prevent gun violence while preserving the Second Amendment

By Tom Siebert Gun violence is as American as apple pie. Growing up, all of my heroes were shot to death: John F. Kennedy,  Martin Luther King Jr., Robert F. Kennedy, and John Lennon. One of the first mass shootings … Continue reading

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Homeless advocacy organization expresses thanks to donors and contributors as shelter season nears end

By Tom Siebert Assistant director for community relations PADS of Kendall County, IL Fifteen-year-old Sydney Gonzales wanted to help the less fortunate in her community. When she heard about Public Action to Deliver Shelter (PADS) of Kendall County, Illinois, her … Continue reading

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Local couple looking forward to again hosting area homeless

By Tom Siebert Assistant director for community relations PADS of Kendall County, IL Steve and Karen Allred are greatly looking forward to the next several months, when their church will be providing meals and overnight stays to the homeless. The … Continue reading

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Bad News and Good News

By Tom Siebert When someone says, “I have some bad news and some good news,” it is probably human nature for us to ask to hear the bad news first. Perhaps that is why the apostle Paul phrased this Bible … Continue reading

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