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  • Contested races make Algonquin Township GOP primary a bellwether

    The retirement of the supervisor and an effort to end a family’s half-century hold on the highway commissioner’s office makes the Algonquin Township R ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Berwyn Township candidates face off in primary

    BERWYN – The consolidated primary election in Berwyn is fast approaching on Feb. 28, and early voting is in full swing.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • O’Neill PTA holds candidate forum for District 58 school board

    The O’Neill Middle School PTA held a Downers Grove Grade School District 58 candidate forum on Feb. 14 for the six candidates running for school board ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 9:03 pm
  • Early voting ongoing leading up to Algonquin, Grafton, Nunda township primaries

    Republican voters in Algonquin, Nunda and Grafton townships can vote early right up to their Feb. 28 primaries.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based High School District 155 candidates talk finances, career readiness at forum

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Property taxes and career readiness were two hot topics among school board candidates at a forum this week.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Early primary voting begins in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Early voting has begun for the consolidated primary election in Berwyn. City candidates ar ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 1:53 pm
  • Crystal Lake City Council candidates address voters at first of forum series

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Budget concerns and economic development topped concerns with Crystal Lake City Council candidates at a forum Thursday.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:43 am
  • Forum for School District 155, Crystal Lake City Council candidates set for Thursday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Voters will have a chance Thursday to hear from candidates for the Crystal Lake City Council and the Community High School District 155 ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Berwyn mayoral race heats up between incumbent, alderman

    BERWYN – With less than three weeks away from the election, Mayor Robert Lovero and his challenger, Sixth Ward alderman Ted Polashek, are making their ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 8:34 am
  • DuPage County Election Commission director retires amid consolidation talks

    Executive Director Robert Saar will retire from his position at the DuPage County Election Commission on March 14. 
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 9:38 pm
  • Circuit Court delivers mixed decision on Berwyn Electoral Board rulings

    BERWYN – A Cook County Circuit Court overturned a ruling by the City of Berwyn Municipal Officers Electoral Board, allowing Berwyn United candidate Ed ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 1:00 pm
  • League of Women Voters announces forums for McHenry County races

    The League of Women Voters of McHenry County will hold candidate forums through February and March for seven local races in the April 4 election.
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 12:07 am
  • State Rep. David McSweeney blasts robocall using his name in attacking political ally

    A state representative mentioned in a robocall attacking Algonquin Township highway commissioner candidate Andrew Gasser is angrily denying he has any ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • College of DuPage board candidate knocked off ballot

    The College of DuPage Electoral Board on Jan. 19 ruled that Board of Trustees candidate Husna Ghani should not be on the April 4 ballot because her no ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 4:38 pm
  • Letter: Enjoy the ride

    To the editor:Poor Walt Zlotow, like other Democrats he just can't accept the fact that Donald Trump ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:00 pm