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  • Cary, Fox River Grove voters also will get advisory anti-tax referendums

    Voters in Cary and Fox River Grove will get the same opportunity as Lakewood voters to tell their elected officials via the ballot box that they’re ti ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Democratic Party finds McHenry County Board candidate to replace withdrawal

    In yet another change to the Nov. 8 ballot, a new Democratic candidate for McHenry County Board District 4 will replace one who withdrew.
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Glen Ellyn Civic Betterment Party seeks candidates for village, library boards

    GLEN ELLYN – In advance of its Dec. 3 town meeting, the Civic Betterment Party is looking for potential candidates to run for village and library boar ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Cary businessman to take Provenzano's spot on McHenry County Board ballot

    Republicans in McHenry County Board District 3 chose a local businessman and school board member to run in Nick Provenzano’s place in the Nov. 8 elect ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Lakewood residents getting advisory tax question on Nov. 8 ballot

    LAKEWOOD – Village voters will have a symbolic opportunity on the Nov. 8 ballot to give their local governments a piece of their mind about property t ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Berwyn aldermen announce candidacies for mayor, clerk

    BERWYN – Two Berwyn aldermen have announced their candidacies for mayor and city clerk, according to a campaign news release. 
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 7:26 am
  • Downers Grove board member Olsen selected to replace Sandack

    A local politician will look to continue his quick ascent in the local GOP scene as he fills the seat of a recently vacated state representative.
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 3:49 pm
  • McHenry County Democrats on Hillary Clinton’s nomination for president

    Hillary Clinton accepted her party’s nomination for president Thursday night at the last day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
    July 29, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • DuPage, Will GOPs accepting applicants for Ron Sandack's seat

    The chairmen of the DuPage County and Will County GOP organizations are accepting applications to fill the now-empty Illinois House of Representative ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • Crystal Lake library makes its case for need to replace building

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The 3-foot-deep pile of books and DVDs waiting for Crystal Lake Public Library employees on Monday gives a mute but strong rebuttal to ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • McHenry County officials react to Donald Trump’s acceptance of GOP nomination for president

    Although Donald Trump was not the first pick for president for some McHenry County officials, after his acceptance of the GOP’s nomination, they now a ...
    July 22, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Crystal Lake City Council OKs referendum to ask voters if they want to build a new library

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The city’s voters will be asked in November whether the city should borrow $30.1 million to build a new library.
    July 20, 2016 - 5:09 pm
  • James Harrison drops Democratic bid for McHenry County state's attorney

    Democratic McHenry County state’s attorney candidate James Harrison withdrew from the race, prompting the party to scramble to find a replacement.
    July 19, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • DuPage County elections: One Democrat stays, one leaves ballot after challenge

    One local Democrat was recently kicked off the November ballot while another stood up to a challenge in front of the DuPage County Election Commission ...
    July 20, 2016 - 7:15 am
  • Local GOP delegates say Trump is in, protesters could be trouble

    Local delegates going to the Republican convention this week said they believe the Trump nomination is settled but they still expect a “wild” conventi ...
    July 16, 2016 - 10:40 pm
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