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  • Challenger to appear at top of ballot for Wheaton City Council's West District race

    WHEATON – Robert "Bobby" McNeily will appear at the top of the ballot in April 2017 for the West District race on the Wheaton City Council.
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 agrees to put $132.5M referendum on ballot

    WHEATON – Residents in Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 will vote in the spring on a $132.5 million referendum to pay for improv ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • 3 McHenry County townships to hold GOP primaries in February

    Three township Republican organizations with contested township races in the April 4 election have decided to have voters choose the candidates in a p ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Crystal Lake Library Board considering options after failed referendum

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Public Library Board is discussing what to do next after voters rejected an advisory referendum to build a new facilit ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • 9 candidates file so far for Wheaton City Council

    WHEATON – Nine Wheaton City Council candidates so far have filed nominating petitions for the April 2017 municipal election.
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 9:56 pm
  • Chaplin keeps seat on DuPage County Board

    It appears DuPage County Board incumbent Elizabeth Chaplin will keep her District 2 seat on the board after election officials on Nov. 22 finished cou ...
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 9:52 pm
  • Citizens' Council of La Grange endorses incumbents for village offices

    LA GRANGE – The Citizens’ Council of La Grange endorsed incumbents for the offices of village trustee, clerk and president during its second and final ...
    Nov. 25, 2016 - 9:11 am
  • Glen Ellyn Civic Betterment Party slates candidates

    GLEN ELLYN – The Civic Betterment Party has announced its slate of candidates for its town meeting Dec. 3.
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • La Grange District 102 referendum narrowly passes

    LA GRANGE – A referendum measure asking La Grange School District 102 residents to approve an increase to the limiting tax rate narrowly passed Nov. 8 ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Majority of Cook County referendum measures pass

    Cook County towns saw many referendum measures Nov. 8, and a majority of them passed. Below are the results.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District wins referendum that failed in March

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District can start restoring services that have been cut and setting aside funds f ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Local Republican, Democratic parties reflect on historic upset election

    The nation’s deep divide that ended early Wednesday morning with an election upset for the ages was reflected in local turnout.
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Two Grundy Board candidates have to wait out results

    Jim Ryan, D-Morris, and Brian Severson, R-Dwight, waited out the Grundy County election results the same as all of the other candidates Tuesday night.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 7:20 pm
  • Republicans grab complete hold of DuPage County Board

    Republican lawmakers now have complete control over the DuPage County Board after a full electoral sweep Nov. 8, according to unofficial results from ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:39 pm
  • Republican Patrick Kenneally elected McHenry County state's attorney

    Republican candidate and McHenry County First Assistant State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally will head the office after a decisive victory over challeng ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:40 am
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