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  • Fox Lake voters say no to sales tax, yes to joining fire district

    FOX LAKE —Voters in Fox Lake's two referendums were in favor of incorporating the village into the Fox Lake Fire Protection District but against a pro ...
    March 16, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Skillicorn leads 66th Illinois House District race in tight 3-way race

    Allen Skillicorn of East Dundee will take the 66th Illinois House District if remaining uncounted votes are in line with current unofficial results.
    March 16, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • Kenneally wins GOP nomination for McHenry County state's attorney

    Patrick Kenneally won a decisive victory Wednesday morning over challenger Dan Regna in a contentious race for the Republican nomination for McHenry C ...
    March 16, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Elmhurst attorney Blass holds off Zannis for DuPage County Board District 2 Republican nomination

    Former cop and current Elmhurst lawyer Richard Blass has secured the Republican nomination for the DuPage County Board's two-year District 2 seat.
    March 16, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Suburban Cook County helps to deliver Illinois to Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton managed to eke out a victory in Illinois in the Democratic presidential primary March 15, and in large part it was due to suburban Coo ...
    March 17, 2016 - 9:28 am
  • Glen Ellyn trustee, College of DuPage lawyer wins DuPage County Board District 4 Republican nod

    After a heated and polarizing race, Glen Ellyn trustee and College of DuPage attorney Tim Elliott has secured the Republican nomination for the DuPage ...
    March 16, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • DuPage County bucks statewide trend, favors Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton

    While Hillary Clinton managed to eke out a victory in Illinois in the Democratic presidential primary March 15, DuPage County was Bernie Sanders count ...
    March 17, 2016 - 3:16 pm
  • Hinsdale District 181 $65 million referendum fails

    HINSDALE – The Community Consolidated School District 181 will have to find another way to fund the construction of new Hinsdale Middle School.
    March 16, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Roskam, Howland to square off in 6th Congressional

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, won handily Tuesday over challenger Jay Kinzler of Glen Ellyn to win the Republican nomination for the 6t ...
    March 15, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Raja Krishnamoorthi wins 8th Congressional District nomination over 2 opponents

    The crowded Democratic field hoping to face off against the lone Republican candidate for the 8th Congressional District has narrowed after Raja Krish ...
    March 15, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Rob Sherman secures Green Party nomination for 5th Congressional District

    Rob Sherman defeated Warren Grimsley on March 15 to win the Green Party nomination for the 5th Congressional District.
    March 17, 2016 - 9:08 am
  • Walz poised to win Dem nomination in 14th Congressional District

    Jim Walz of Gurnee was ahead in Tuesday’s three-way Democratic primary in the 14th Congressional District, with 13,145 votes in unofficial and incompl ...
    March 15, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Democrat Chasteen comes out on top in Will County circuit clerk race

    JOLIET – Andrea Chasteen – the hand-picked Democratic candidate for Will County circuit clerk – secured her party's nomination Tuesday night, setting ...
    March 15, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Will County referendums get mixed results

    Referendums calling for term limits and tax limits proved popular, while those seeking tax hikes got mixed results Tuesday in Will County.
    March 15, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Howland wins Democratic nomination for 6th Congressional District seat

    Candidate Amanda Howland of Hawthorn Woods easily beat challenger Robert Marshall of Burr Ridge to win the Democratic nomination for the 6th Congressi ...
    March 16, 2016 - 12:43 am
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