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  • Downers Grove voters must weigh stormwater, mosquito questions on November ballot

    DOWNERS GROVE – Political races often get the bulk of the attention during election years, but Downers Grove residents will be asked a pair of questio ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Information session on Plainfield Park District referendum to be held this week

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield Park District Board voted, at its August board meeting, to seek a bond referendum to replace expiring referendum bonds fro ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Trump scheduled to be in Bolingbrook on Wednesday

    BOLINGBROOK – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is scheduled to be in Bolingbrook on Wednesday.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Steve Cuda, Wayne Jett among 4 considering running for McHenry mayor

    McHENRY – Four people, including a former city mayor, have expressed interest in running for mayor of McHenry after current Mayor Susan Low announced ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participation

    Members of the League of Women Voters in DuPage, McHenry and Kane counties are uniting to assemble local politicians for a public forum before the Nov ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • McHenry County recorder race dominated by question of its need

    The election for the otherwise mundane political office of McHenry County recorder has been made interesting by the question of whether it needs to co ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Democratic McHenry County Board candidate Kenneth Miller dies

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County Board Democratic candidate Kenneth Miller died Friday, prompting the party to go to a former board member as a last-minu ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • DuPage County Election Commission offering special assistance with voter registration

    Voters who are elderly or handicapped can receive special assistance in voter registration, according to a news release from the DuPage County Electio ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • DuPage Election Commission seeks election judges

    The DuPage Election Commission continues to seek election judges for the Nov. 8 election, according to a news release from the county.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Caucus of La Grange Park seeks delegates

    LA GRANGE PARK – The Caucus of La Grange Park is seeking delegates who will help determine which candidates will receive caucus endorsements in the 20 ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 7:49 am
  • Rutledge, Scalzo running for re-election to Wheaton City Council

    WHEATON – Wheaton City Councilmen John Rutledge and Todd Scalzo are running for re-election in the April 2017 consolidated election.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • 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
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