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  • 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 are ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:16 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
  • Ballots taking shape for Downers Grove school district races

    DOWNERS GROVE – Though the ballot is not yet finalized, those vying for seats on the Downers Grove Grade School District 58 and Community High School ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Orr: Honor King’s legacy by continuing the voting rights fight

    We are facing a critical time for voting rights in our country. On [Jan. 16], I spoke to the Southland Ministerial Health Network at their Martin Luth ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • College of DuPage Electoral Board hears candidate petition objections

    The College of DuPage Electoral Board will decide Jan. 19 whether COD Board of Trustees candidate Husna Ghani should be part of the April 4 ballot.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 4:31 pm
  • Electoral Board upholds challenges against 2 Berwyn United candidates

    BERWYN – The City of Berwyn Municipal Officers Electoral Board upheld challenges against two Berwyn United candidates running for City Council at a he ...
    Jan. 17, 2017 - 8:27 am