To the editor: Rotary International, including local clubs in Sycamore and DeKalb, will mark historic progress on World Polio Day, Oct. 24, toward a polio-free world while urging the community to help end the paralyzing disease.

To the editor: For over four hours, on each of two separate days, our home and farm has been violently shaken by explosions at the Vulcan Materials quarry at the corner of Airport and Barber Greene Roads in Sycamore.